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Honda CX 500 Specs

The Honda CX 500 model is a Naked bike bike manufactured by Honda . In this version sold from year 1980 , 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 
Year 1980 
Year 1980 
Category Naked bike 
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