2014 Honda CB500F

2014 Honda CB500F
MSRP $5,799

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 TypeParallel-twin, DOHC; four valves per cylinder
Engine Displacement471cc
Bore Stroke67 mm x 66.8 mm
Compression Ratio10.7:1
Fuel SystemPGM-FI with 34 mm throttle bodies
IgnitionComputer-controlled digital transistorized with electronic advance
Starting SystemElectric
TransmissionSix Speed
Final DriveO-ring-sealed chain
Rake Trail25.5° / 4.05 in.
Seat Height30.9 in.
Wheelbase55.5 in.
Front Suspension41 mm fork; 4.3 inches travel
Rear SuspensionPro-Link single shock with nine-position spring preload adjustability; 4.7 inches travel
Front BrakeTwin-piston caliper with single 320 mm wave disc
Rear BrakeSingle-caliper 240 mm wave disc
Front Tire120/70-17
Rear Tire160/60-17
Fuel Capacity4.1 gal.
Dry Weight420 lbs. (Wet)

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Honda Previews Updated 2016 CB500F

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