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Honda VF 400 F Specs

The Honda VF 400 F model is a Sport touring bike manufactured by Honda . In this version sold from year 1986 , the dry weight is 173.0 kg (381.4 pounds) and it is equipped with a V4, four-stroke motor. The engine produces a maximum peak output power of 53.00 HP (38.7 kW) @ 11500 RPM and a maximum torque of 34.00 Nm (3.5 kgf-m or 25.1 ft.lbs) @ 9500 RPM . With this drive-train, the Honda VF 400 F is capable of reaching a maximum top speed of 181.0 km/h (112.5 mph) . On the topic of chassis characteristics, responsible for road holding, handling behavior and ride comfort, the Honda VF 400 F has a  frame with front suspension being TRAC anti-dive, adjustable and at the rear, it is equipped with adjustable . Stock tire sizes are  on the front, and  on the rear. As for stopping power, the Honda VF 400 F braking system includes Single disc. ventilated, double caliper size 226 mm (8.9 inches) at the front and Single disc. ventilated, double caliper size 226 mm (8.9 inches) at the back. 

Honda VF 400 F General Information

Brand Honda 
Model Honda VF 400 F 
Start year 1986 
Year 1986 
Category Sport touring 
Factory Warranty (Years / miles)

Honda VF 400 F Dimensions, Aerodynamics and weight

Frame type
Seat details
Seat Height
Alternate Seat Height
Ground Clearance
Trail size
Wheels details
Front Tyres - Rims dimensions
Rear Tyres - Rims dimensions
Front brakes Single disc. ventilated, double caliper 
Rear brakes Single disc. ventilated, double caliper 
Front Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions 226 mm (8.9 inches) 
Rear Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions 226 mm (8.9 inches) 
Curb Weight (including fluids) 193.0 kg (425.5 pounds) 
Dry Weight 173.0 kg (381.4 pounds) 
Front Percentage of Weight
Rear Percentage of Weight
Weight-Power Output Ratio : 0.3064 HP/kg 
Fuel Tank Capacity 17.00 litres (4.49 gallons) 
Reserve Fuel Capacity
Carrying Details and Capacity
Front Suspension TRAC anti-dive, adjustable 
Front Suspension Travel
Rear Suspension adjustable 
Rear Suspension Travel

Honda VF 400 F Engine and Transmission Technical Data

Engine type - Number of cylinders V4, four-stroke 
Engine details
Fuel system Carburettor. 4 * Keihin 27mm 
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 11.0:1 
Number of valves per cylinder
Camshaft Valvetrain Configuration DOHC 
Maximum power - Output - Horsepower 53.00 HP (38.7 kW) @ 11500 RPM 
Maximum torque 34.00 Nm (3.5 kgf-m or 25.1 ft.lbs) @ 9500 RPM 
Engine Maximum RPM 12000 
Cooling system Liquid 
Lubrication system wet sump 
Engine oil capacity
Exhaust system 4 in 2 pipes 
Gearbox 6-speed 
Transmission type, final drive ratio Chain 
Clutch type multiple wet plate, hydraulic controll 

Honda VF 400 F Performance

Top Speed 181.0 km/h (112.5 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 8.00 litres/100 km (12.5 km/l or 29.40 mpg) 
CO2 emissions 185.6 CO2 g/km. (CO2 - Carbon dioxide emission) 

Honda VF 400 F Electrical Systems, Ignition and Equipment

Ignition Type
Electrical Details
Starter Type Electric 
How much horsepower does a Honda VF 400 F have?
The Honda VF 400 F has 53.00 HP (38.7 kW) @ 11500 RPM.

How fast is a Honda VF 400 F?
The Honda VF 400 F top speed is 181.0 km/h (112.5 mph).

How much does a Honda VF 400 F weighs?
The Honda VF 400 F weighs 173.0 kg (381.4 pounds).

How many gears does a Honda VF 400 F have?
The Honda VF 400 F have 6 gears.