Originally Posted by Guano11
I've only heard the 1200 from a distance; not nearly
as soul-stirring as the previous gens but still sounded healthy. Made me wonder why Honda changed the crank configuration (or the firing order?) in the first place. I don't care for the looks of the muffler either; anxious to see & hear the bike after it's piped.
Definitely agreed - while I don't like the cam whine, I DO love the sound of the old firing order, and wish the 1200 still had that cadence. I'll definitely post some pics/sound clips when I decide on a pipe.