2014 Honda CB500F
The Honda CB500F has a classic upright riding position and that some people prefer over the sportier riding position. It has Honda’s Pro-Link rear suspension and is offered with the Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS) if so inclined. The Honda CB500F bears the naked sportbike styling, low seat height for better control and parallel twin engine for optimal power.
|Engine Type||Parallel-twin, DOHC; four valves per cylinder|
|Bore Stroke||67 mm x 66.8 mm|
|Fuel System||PGM-FI with 34 mm throttle bodies|
|Ignition||Computer-controlled digital transistorized with electronic advance|
|Final Drive||O-ring-sealed chain|
|Rake Trail||25.5° / 4.05 in.|
|Seat Height||30.9 in.|
|Front Suspension||41 mm fork; 4.3 inches travel|
|Rear Suspension||Pro-Link single shock with nine-position spring preload adjustability; 4.7 inches travel|
|Front Brake||Twin-piston caliper with single 320 mm wave disc|
|Rear Brake||Single-caliper 240 mm wave disc|
|Fuel Capacity||4.1 gal.|
|Dry Weight||420 lbs. (Wet)|
Honda revealed styling updates for its 2016 CB500F and CBR650F ahead of this year's EICMA show.