2008 Honda XR650L

2008 Honda XR650L
MSRP $5,949

At a glance, there’s no mistaking the XR. Its tall, aggressive dirt bike stance just begs for some dirt, dust and gravel to tread on. Sure it has a headlight, taillight, turn signals and mirrors, but that’s all added just to appease DOT requirements.

Engine TypeSingle-cylinder 4-stroke
Engine Displacement644cc
Bore Stroke100 x 82mm
CoolingAir cooled
Compression Ratio8.3:1
Fuel System42.5mm CV
IgnitionSolid-state CD
Starting SystemElectric
Final DriveChain
Rake Trail27°/4 in.
Seat Height37.0 in.
Wheelbase57.3 in.
Front Suspension11.6 in.
Rear Suspension11.0 in.
Front BrakeDisc
Rear BrakeDisc
Front Tire3.00-21
Rear Tire4.60-18
Fuel Capacity2.8 gal.
Dry WeightN/A.

2013 Honda XR650L First Look

2013 Honda XR650L First Look

Honda is keeping the XR650L in its dual sport lineup for 2013, retaining the components that have made it a standby for years.