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Honda CX 500 (reduced effect) Specs

(1981)
The Honda CX 500 (reduced effect) model is a Custom / cruiser bike manufactured by Honda . In this version sold from year 1981 , the dry weight is  and it is equiped with a V2, four-stroke motor. The engine produces a maximum peak output power of 27.00 HP (19.7 kW) @ 6500 RPM and a maximum torque of  . With this drive-train, the Honda CX 500 (reduced effect) is capable of reaching a maximum top speed of 148.0 km/h (92.0 mph) . Regarding the chassis characteristics, responsible for road holding, handling behaviour and ride confort, the Honda CX 500 (reduced effect) have a  frame with front suspension being  and in the rear suspension it is equiped with  . Stock tire sizes are 3.25-19 on the front, and 3.75-18 on the rear. As for stopping power, the Honda CX 500 (reduced effect) braking system includes Dual disc size  at the front and Expanding brake size  at the rear. 

Honda CX 500 (reduced effect) General Information

Brand Honda 
Model Honda CX 500 (reduced effect) 
Start year 1981 
Year 1981 
Category Custom / cruiser 
Factory Warranty (Years / miles)

Honda CX 500 (reduced effect) Dimensions, Aerodynamics and weight

Frame type
Seat details
Wheelbase
Length
Width
Height
Seat Height
Alternate Seat Height
Ground Clearance
Trail size
Wheels details
Front Tyres - Rims dimensions 3.25-19 
Rear Tyres - Rims dimensions 3.75-18 
Front brakes Dual disc 
Rear brakes Expanding brake 
Front Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions
Rear Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions
Curb Weight (including fluids) 221.0 kg (487.2 pounds) 
Dry Weight
Front Percentage of Weight
Rear Percentage of Weight
Weight-Power Output Ratio :
Fuel Tank Capacity 17.00 litres (4.49 gallons) 
Reserve Fuel Capacity
Carrying Details and Capacity
Front Suspension
Front Suspension Travel
Rear Suspension
Rear Suspension Travel

Honda CX 500 (reduced effect) Engine and Transmission Technical Data

Engine type - Number of cylinders V2, four-stroke 
Engine details
Fuel system
Engine size - Displacement - Engine capacity 497.00 ccm (30.33 cubic inches) 
Bore x Stroke 78.0 x 52.0 mm (3.1 x 2.0 inches) 
Compression Ratio 10.0:1 
Number of valves per cylinder
Camshaft Valvetrain Configuration OHV 
Maximum power - Output - Horsepower 27.00 HP (19.7 kW) @ 6500 RPM 
Maximum torque
Engine Maximum RPM
Cooling system Liquid 
Lubrication system
Engine oil capacity
Exhaust system
Gearbox 5-speed 
Transmission type, final drive ratio Shaft drive (cardan) 
Clutch type
Driveline

Honda CX 500 (reduced effect) Performance

Top Speed 148.0 km/h (92.0 mph) 
Acceleration 0 to 100 km/h (0 to 62 mph)
Acceleration 0 to 400m (1/4 mile)
Recuperation 60 to 140 km/h in highest gear
Fuel Consumption - MPG - Economy - Efficiency
CO2 emissions
Emissions

Honda CX 500 (reduced effect) Electrical Systems, Ignition and Equipment

Ignition Type
Electrical Details
Starter Type
Instruments
Lights
How much horsepower does a Honda CX 500 (reduced effect) have?
The Honda CX 500 (reduced effect) has 27.00 HP (19.7 kW) @ 6500 RPM.

How fast is a Honda CX 500 (reduced effect)?
The Honda CX 500 (reduced effect) top speed is 148.0 km/h (92.0 mph).