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Two Weird Little Concepts Might Go To Production Honda showed off some small-displacement motorcycles in Milan as concepts that many people, including me, thought were pretty dang cool. There was the CB125X, which was a little adventure-style motorcycle, and the CB125M, which was a motard-inspire motorcycle. Well, now it seems these could become real motorcycles …

Many Assumed This Was Dead Honda sure is working on a lot of weird motorcycles. Just the other day we shared patent filings for a leaning trike that was powered by the Honda Gold Wing engine, and now it looks like the company has filed patents for a Hydrogen motorcycle. As RideApart points out, this …

It’s Cool, Indeed When we think cool custom bikes, we don’t usually think of the Honda Gold Wing. The touring machine doesn’t necessarily lend itself to customization. However, Honda didn’t let that stop it from bringing a super-cool custom Gold Wing to Daytona Bike Week. It calls the bike the “Cool Wing.” The team at …

An Extra Set of Eyes for Safety Cameras and sensors for safety purposes are commonplace on cars these days, and now that technology will begin to become commonplace on motorcycles. MoreBikes noticed some new patents from Honda that put stereoscopic cameras into the fairing of the Gold Wing. What does this mean? Well, those cameras would …

Sticking With the Trends We just reported on the fact that Suzuki filed a patent for a cafe racer, and now it seems that Honda could be working on a similar motorcycle. According to the Japanese publication Young Machine, Honda will consider bringing back the GB series of bikes in the form of a modern …

Bigger Could Be Better It seems that Honda may debut a bigger version of the Africa Twin for the 2020 model year. Various reports, including one from Bennets, suggest that Honda will beef up the Africa Twin. While Honda hasn’t officially said this is true, folks seem pretty confident it is. For the 2020 model year, the …

A Smaller Displacement Adventure Scooter Could be Coming Rumors are spreading about Honda putting together an X-ADV 300. That would mean there could be a smaller displacement adventure scooter soon on the market. According to MoreBikes, the new model could be based on the Forza 300.  At the moment, the current X-ADV isn’t sold in …

A VTEC CBR1000RR Would be Nice Variable valve timing isn’t something that’s new to motorcycles. Ducati, Kawasaki, Suzuki, and BMW all have bikes with some form of the engine technology. However, it certainly isn’t commonplace. Honda could be adding a system to its next superbike similar to the ones used on its cars. According to …

Honda CTX200B Bushlander Review Down on the Farm With the CTX200B If you live in North America, Europe, Asia or 95% of Africa, you’ve never seen my motorcycle. The Honda CTX200 “Bushlander” falls into the dual-sport category, but it’s a sub-species referred to as “agricultural motorcycles” or simply “farm bikes.” Such machines are like utility …

A Quick Review of the BMW F 800 S and the Blog Welcome to a quick review of the BMW F800S and the intro to the Blog! Yes, I know — the F800S entered production in 2006 and the “S” model was manufactured until 2010. So just about everything that has been/could be said about …

More:  Large sized photos below Concealed beneath the E4-01’s sleek, rider-friendly form are a host of advanced technologies that give this automatic sports bike a high degree of both comfort and performance. In keeping with the lofty ideal of the best manufacturing in the world, this machine embodies the four E’s: Elegance, Excitement, Enjoyment and Ease. …

Honda Super Cub 50th Anniversary TOKYO, Japan, July 23, 2008 – Honda Motor Co., Ltd. held a ceremony, July 21, 2008, to commemorate the 50th anniversary of Super Cub sales which began in August 1958. The ceremony for associates was held at Honda’s Kumamoto Factory where Super Cub is produced in Japan. “The reason we …

Airbags for Gold Wings TOKYO, Japan, September 8, 2005 – Honda Motor Co., Ltd. today announced it has succeeded in developing the world’s first production motorcycle airbag system. The new system is claimed to help lessen the severity of injuries caused by frontal collisions. It is to be made available on the new Gold Wing …

The $2,195.00 Dual Sport? The CSC TT250 is the little brother to the more popular CSC RX-3 Adventure. Actually, the TT250 might offer better bang for the buck. The TT250 is for riders looking for an inexpensive dual sport that can handle commuting and light off-road duties You can save more than $1,500.00 compared to …

2007 Silver Wing 600 ABS FJS600 Engine Type Liquid-cooled 4-stroke 8-valve DOHC parallel twin Bore and Stroke 72 x 71.5mm Displacement 582cc Compression Ratio 8.3:1 Carburation Electronic fuel injection Max. Power Output 50 bhp at 7,000 rpm Max. Torque 54Nm/5,500 rpm Ignition Computer-controlled digital transistorised with electronic advance Starter Electric Gearbox V-Matic Final Drive V-Belt …

1998 VT750C’98 Shadow American Classic Edition (ACE) 750 ENGINE N/A DRIVETRAIN N/A CHASSIS / SUSPENSION / BRAKES N/A DIMENSION N/A OTHER It came in one color: Black This model does not have the upper fork covers like the Deluxe The serial number began JH2RC440*WM000001. 2001 VT750C’01 SHADOW ACE 750 Engine Engine Type Liquid cooled, 52° …

1978 CB400TI Engine Engine Air cooled, parallel twin cylinder, four stroke, SOHC, 360° crankshaft and twin balance-shafts Valving  3 valve per cylinder Displacement 395cc (24.1 cu. in) Bore x Stroke 70.5 x 50.6mm Compression Ratio 9.3:1 Fuel Delivery Two 32mm Keihin carburetors Ignition CDI Starter Kickstart Max Power 26.8 HP @ 8000 rpm Max Torque …

2005-07 Honda CB400 Super Bol D’or Engine Engine Liquid cooled, transverse four cylinders, four stroke, DOHC, Displacement 399cc Bore x Stroke 55 x 42 mm Compression Ratio 11.3:1 Fuel Delivery Four 32mm carburetors Ignition CDI Starter Electric Max Power 38.6 kW (53 hp) @ 11000 rpm Max Torque 40.18 Nm @ 7500 rpm Drivetrain Transmission …

1978-79CB400N2 Engine Engine Air cooled, parallel twin cylinder, four stroke, SOHC, 3 valves per cylinder, 360° crankshaft and twin balance-shafts Displacement 395cc Bore x Stroke 70.5 x 50.6 mm Compression Ratio 9.3:1 Fuel Delivery Four 32mm Keihin carburetors Ignition CDI Max Power 26.7 hp @ 7500 rpm Max Torque 24.5 ft-lb @ 8000 rpm Drivetrain …

1975 CB360T0 Engine Engine Air cooled, parallel twin cylinder, SOHC, 2 valve per cylinder, Displacement 357cc Bore x Stroke 67.0 x 50.6 mm Compression Ratio 9.3:1 Fuel Delivery 2 CV carburetors Ignition Breaker points and condenser Starter Electric and kickstart Max Power 24.8 KW (34 hp) @ 9000 rpm Drivetrain Transmission 6-speed Final Drive Chain …

1989-91 CB400F CB-1 Engine Engine Liquid cooled, four stroke, Transverse four cylinder, DOHC, 4 valves per cylinder. Displacement 399cc Bore x Stroke 55 x 42 mm Piston clearance 0.03 mm – 0.04 mm Compression Ratio 11.3:1 Engine oil capacity, without the filter 2.8 litres (2.9 qt) Oil Capacity with Filter 3.1 litres (3.3 qt) Oil …

1978 Hawk Hondamatic (CB400A’78) Engine Engine Air cooled, parallel twin cylinder, SOHC, 3 valve per cylinder Displacement 395cc Bore x Stroke 70.5 x 50.6mm Compression Ratio 9.3:1 Fuel Delivery Two 32mm Keihin CV carburetors Ignition CDI Starter Electric Max Power 26.8 HP @ 8000 rpm Max Torque 21.39 lb-ft @ 5000 rpm Drivetrain Transmission 2-speed …

1997 Honda CB500S Engine Engine Type Liquid cooled, parallel twin cylinder, four stroke, DOHC, 4 valve per cylinder Displacement 494cc (30.1 cid) Bore and Stroke 73 x 59 mm Compression Ratio 10.5:1 Fuel Delivery Two 32mm Keihin CV Ignition CDI Starter Electric Max Power 58 hp 42.3 kW @ 9500 rpm Max Torque 47 Nm …

1974 CB360K0 Engine Engine Air cooled, parallel twin cylinder, SOHC, 2 valve per cylinder Displacement 357cc Bore x Stroke 67.0 x 50.6 mm Compression Ratio 9.3:1 Fuel Delivery 2 CV carburetors Ignition Breaker points and condenser Starter Electric and kickstart Max Power 24.8 KW (34 hp) @ 9000 rpm Drivetrain Transmission 6-speed Final Drive Chain …

1970-72 Honda QA50 K0 Engine Displacement 49cc single cylinder OHV Spark plug C7HSA Plug gap .028 DRIVETRAIN Transmission 2-speed with an automatic clutch Chain #420 x 78 Front sprocket 15 T Rear sprocket 43 T CHASSIS / SUSPENSION / BRAKES Front suspension Telescoping Brakes Cable-operated drum, front and rear Tire 12×4.00-5 DIMENSION N/A OTHER Colors …

1974 CL360K0 It came in one color: Muscat Green Metallic The gas tank stripes were black The mufflers were black with chrome heat shield The “CL360” side cover emblem was yellow and white The engine was a 356cc OHC parallel twin linked to a 6-speed transmission The serial number began CL360-1000001. 1975 CL360K1 It came …

1998 VTR1000F’98 Super Hawk It came in one color: Italian Red This was a new V-twin sport model with a new engine: 996cc 90° V-twin The serial number began JH2SC360*WM000001. 2003 VTR1000F’03 Super Hawk Engine Available color Candy Blue Engine Type 996cc DOHC liquid-cooled 90° V-twin, 4-valves per cylinder Bore and Stroke 98.0 x 66.0 …

1976 CJ360T’76 Engine Engine Air cooled, parallel twin cylinder, SOHC, 2 valve per cylinder, Displacement 357cc Bore x Stroke 67.0 x 50.6 mm Compression Ratio 9.3:1 Fuel Delivery 2 CV carburetors Ignition Breaker points and condenser Starter Electric and kickstart Max Power 24.8 KW (34 hp) @ 9000 rpm Drivetrain Transmission 6-speed Final Drive Chain …

1974 CB360G Engine Engine Air cooled, parallel twin cylinder, SOHC, 2 valve per cylinder, Displacement 357cc Bore x Stroke 67.0 x 50.6 mm Compression Ratio 9.3:1 Fuel Delivery 2 CV carburetors Ignition Breaker points and condenser Starter Electric and kickstart Max Power 24.8 KW (34 hp) @ 9000 rpm Drivetrain Transmission 6-speed Final Drive Chain …

1983 XR350R’83 It came in just one color: Flash Red The number plate panels were yellow while the seat was blue The fork boots were black The “350R” swingarm decal was black The front brakes were mechanical drum The engine was lubricated with a wet sump The engine was a 339cc OHC RFVC single cylinder …

2010 Honda VT1300CS Sabre   Engine Engine Type Liquid-cooled 52-degree V-twin Engine Displacement 1,312 cc Bore and Stroke 89.5 mm x 104.3 mm Compression Ratio 9.2:1 Valve Train Chain-driven SOHC, 3 valves per cylinder Fuel Delivery PGM-FI electronic fuel injection with automatic enricher circuit, one 38mm throttle body Ignition Digital with 3-D mapping, two spark …

1974 XL350K0 It came in one color: Metallic Silver with blue stripes The gas tank, fenders, and headlight shell were silver The stripes on the gas tank and fender were blue The side covers were matte black The “XL350” side cover decal was orange and white The engine was a 348cc OHC 4-valve single cylinder …

CBR1000RR OVERVIEW In 2003, the engine of the FireBlade was 954cc. The increase came from a longer stroke (54mm to 56.5mm) Engine Engine Type 998cc liquid-cooled inline four-cylinder Bore and Stroke 75.0mm x 56.5mm Compression Ratio 11.9:1 Valve Train DOHC; four valves per cylinder Fuel Delivery Dual Stage Fuel Injection (DSFI) Ignition Computer-controlled digital transistorized …

1994 Honda Elite 50 SR (SA50P)   Engine Displacement 49cc Cylinder Single Type 2-stroke Cooling Air-cooled Lubrication Oil injection Spark plug BPR6HSA Plug gap .028 DRIVETRAIN N/A CHASSIS / SUSPENSION / BRAKES Dual-shock bottom link front suspension DIMENSION N/A OTHER Colors Gloss Black Monza Red VIN 3H1AF161*RD000001 ~ Engine AF16E-2000001 ~ Wheel color Purple Elite …

1988 Honda Elite 50 ES (SB50) Engine Displacement 49cc Cylinder Single Type 2-stroke Cooling Air-cooled Lubrication Oil injection Spark plug BPR6HSA Plug gap .028 DRIVETRAIN CHASSIS / SUSPENSION / BRAKES Dual-shock bottom link front suspension DIMENSION N/A OTHER Colors Black Foam Green Storage compartment under seat VIN: JH2AF170*JK000001 ~ Engine: AF05E-2500001 ~

1988 Honda Elite 50 E (SB50P) Engine Displacement 49cc Cylinder Single Type 2-stroke Cooling Air-cooled Lubrication Oil injection Spark plug BPR6HSA Plug gap .028 DRIVETRAIN CHASSIS / SUSPENSION / BRAKES Telescopic fork front suspension DIMENSION N/A OTHER Colors ighting Red Sherbet Pink Storage compartment under seat VIN: JH2AF171*JK000001 ~ Engine: AF05E-2500001 ~ 1989 Honda Elite …

1969 CL50 Scrambler 50 ENGINE N/A DRIVETRAIN N/A CHASSIS / SUSPENSION / BRAKES N/A DIMENSION N/A OTHER 1970 CL50 Scrambler 50 ENGINE N/A DRIVETRAIN N/A CHASSIS / SUSPENSION / BRAKES N/A DIMENSION N/A OTHER SCRAMBLER 50 Image Gallery

2003 CBR600RR ENGINE Engine Type 599cc DOHC liquid-cooled inline four-cylinder four-stroke Bore and Stroke 67.0 x 42.5 mm Compression Ratio 12.0:1 Valve Train DOHC; four valves per cylinder Fuel Delivery Dual Stage Fuel Injection (DSFI) DRIVETRAIN Transmission Close-ratio six-speed Final Drive #525 O-ring-sealed chain CHASSIS / SUSPENSION / BRAKES Front Suspension 45mm HMAS cartridge fork …

1987 Honda Elite 50 S (SE50) Engine Displacement 49cc Cylinder Single Type 2-stroke Cooling Air-cooled Spark plug BPR6HSA Plug gap .028 Lubrication Oil injection DRIVETRAIN CHASSIS / SUSPENSION / BRAKES Dual-shock bottom link front suspension DIMENSION N/A OTHER Colors Black with purple seat and interior Monza Red with gray seat and interior Storage compartment under …

1983 XL600R’83 It came in one color: Monza Red The gas tank, side covers, fenders, headlight cowl, and frame were red The seat, fork boots, number plate panels, and engine were black The wheels, fork legs, and swingarm were silver The “600R” side cover decal was solid white The engine was a 589cc OHC RFVC …