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Honda RVF 400 RT Specs

The Honda RVF 400 RT model is a Sport bike manufactured by Honda . In this version sold from year 1996 , the dry weight is 165.0 kg (363.8 pounds) and it is equiped with a V4, four-stroke motor. The engine produces a maximum peak output power of  and a maximum torque of  . With this drive-train, the Honda RVF 400 RT is capable of reaching a maximum top speed of 217.3 km/h (135.0 mph) . Regarding the chassis characteristics, responsible for road holding, handling behaviour and ride confort, the Honda RVF 400 RT have a Twin-spar aluminum frame with front suspension being 41mm Showa cartridge forks and in the rear suspension it is equiped with Single-sided swing arm, gas-filled damper with remote reservoir . Stock tire sizes are  on the front, and  on the rear. As for stopping power, the Honda RVF 400 RT braking system includes Double disc. Double floating disc; 4-piston Nissin calipers size  at the front and Single disc. Single solid disc; 2-piston Nissin caliper size  at the rear. 

Honda RVF 400 RT General Information

Brand Honda 
Model Honda RVF 400 RT 
Start year 1996 
Year 1996 
Category Sport 
Factory Warranty (Years / miles)

Honda RVF 400 RT Dimensions, Aerodynamics and weight

Frame type Twin-spar aluminum 
Seat details
Wheelbase 1,345 mm (53.0 inches) 
Length 1,985 mm (78.1 inches) 
Height 1,075 mm (42.3 inches) 
Seat Height
Alternate Seat Height
Ground Clearance
Trail size
Wheels details
Front Tyres - Rims dimensions
Rear Tyres - Rims dimensions
Front brakes Double disc. Double floating disc; 4-piston Nissin calipers 
Rear brakes Single disc. Single solid disc; 2-piston Nissin caliper 
Front Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions
Rear Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions
Curb Weight (including fluids)
Dry Weight 165.0 kg (363.8 pounds) 
Front Percentage of Weight
Rear Percentage of Weight
Weight-Power Output Ratio :
Fuel Tank Capacity 15.00 litres (3.96 gallons) 
Reserve Fuel Capacity 2.00 litres (0.53 gallons) 
Carrying Details and Capacity
Front Suspension 41mm Showa cartridge forks 
Front Suspension Travel
Rear Suspension Single-sided swing arm, gas-filled damper with remote reservoir 
Rear Suspension Travel

Honda RVF 400 RT Engine and Transmission Technical Data

Engine type - Number of cylinders V4, four-stroke 
Engine details
Fuel system Carburettor 
Engine size - Displacement - Engine capacity 399.00 ccm (24.35 cubic inches) 
Bore x Stroke 55.0 x 42.0 mm (2.2 x 1.7 inches) 
Compression Ratio 11.3:1 
Number of valves per cylinder
Camshaft Valvetrain Configuration
Maximum power - Output - Horsepower
Maximum torque
Engine Maximum RPM
Cooling system Liquid 
Lubrication system
Engine oil capacity
Exhaust system
Gearbox 6-speed 
Transmission type, final drive ratio Chain 
Clutch type

Honda RVF 400 RT Performance

Top Speed 217.3 km/h (135.0 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

Honda RVF 400 RT Electrical Systems, Ignition and Equipment

Ignition Type Digitalized full transistor ignition 
Electrical Details
Starter Type Electric 
How fast is a Honda RVF 400 RT?
The Honda RVF 400 RT top speed is 217.3 km/h (135.0 mph).

How much does a Honda RVF 400 RT weighs?
The Honda RVF 400 RT weighs 165.0 kg (363.8 pounds).