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Honda CX 500 Custom (reduced effect) Specs

The Honda CX 500 Custom (reduced effect) model is a Sport touring bike manufactured by Honda . In this version sold from year 1979 , 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 Custom (reduced effect) is capable of reaching a maximum top speed of 140.0 km/h (87.0 mph) . Regarding the chassis characteristics, responsible for road holding, handling behaviour and ride confort, the Honda CX 500 Custom (reduced effect) have a  frame with front suspension being  and in the rear suspension it is equiped with  . Stock tire sizes are 3.50-19 on the front, and 130/90-16 on the rear. As for stopping power, the Honda CX 500 Custom (reduced effect) braking system includes Dual disc size  at the front and Expanding brake size  at the rear. 

Honda CX 500 Custom (reduced effect) General Information

Brand Honda 
Model Honda CX 500 Custom (reduced effect) 
Year 1979 
Year 1979 
Category Sport touring 
Factory Warranty (Years / miles)  

Honda CX 500 Custom (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 3.50-19 
Rear Tyres - Rims dimensions 130/90-16 
Front brakes Dual disc 
Rear brakes Expanding brake 
Front Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions  
Rear Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions  
Curb Weight (including fluids) 216.0 kg (476.2 pounds) 
Dry Weight  
Front Percentage of Weight  
Rear Percentage of Weight  
Weight-Power Output Ratio :  
Fuel Tank Capacity 11.00 litres (2.91 gallons) 
Reserve Fuel Capacity  
Carrying Details and Capacity  
Front Suspension  
Front Suspension Travel  
Rear Suspension  
Rear Suspension Travel  

Honda CX 500 Custom (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 Custom (reduced effect) Performance

Top Speed 140.0 km/h (87.0 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 Custom (reduced effect) Electrical Systems, Ignition and Equipment

Ignition Type  
Electrical Details  
Starter Type  
Instruments  
Lights