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Honda CX 500 Specs

(1981)
The Honda CX 500 model is a Classic 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 50.00 HP (36.5 kW) @ 9000 RPM and a maximum torque of  . With this drive-train, the Honda CX 500 is capable of reaching a maximum top speed of 176.0 km/h (109.4 mph) . Regarding the chassis characteristics, responsible for road holding, handling behaviour and ride confort, the Honda CX 500 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 braking system includes Dual disc size  at the front and Expanding brake size  at the rear. 

Honda CX 500 General Information

Brand Honda 
Model Honda CX 500 
Start year 1981 
Year 1981 
Category Classic 
Factory Warranty (Years / miles)

Honda CX 500 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 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 50.00 HP (36.5 kW) @ 9000 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 Performance

Top Speed 176.0 km/h (109.4 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 Electrical Systems, Ignition and Equipment

Ignition Type
Electrical Details
Starter Type
Instruments
Lights
How much horsepower does a Honda CX 500 have?
The Honda CX 500 has 50.00 HP (36.5 kW) @ 9000 RPM.

How fast is a Honda CX 500?
The Honda CX 500 top speed is 176.0 km/h (109.4 mph).