Japanese International Motorcycle manufacture, Honda Motors has launched all new 2013 CB500X adventure bike at 2012 EICMA International Motor cycle Show which will be available in U.K market by May 2013 priced at £4,950 OTR while in U.S market by July 2013 priced under $6000.
The all new 2013 Honda CB500X adventure will be available in Black Matte Metallic color and also in ABS model. It’s powered by a Programmed Fuel Injection, Liquid-cooled 500cc Parallel-twin, 8-valves engine producing peak power of 35kW @ 8500 rpm and maximum torque of 43 Nm @ 7000 rpm mated with a 6 speed transmission fitted with a 4.5 gallons fuel tank promising you fuel economy 27Km/L (WMTC). The ABS version will come with Long-stroke front fork, 4.9-inches travel and Combined ABS.
It also combines adventure based riding position, , Adjustable Windscreen, Digital Instrumentation, Hologen Headlight, Steel Tube Frame, Long Travel Front Suspension, Stepped Seat, Pro-Link Rear Suspension, Lower Cowl, Anti-Lock Brakes(ABS), , Disc Breaks and 12 Spoke Cast Wheels.
MODELS AND PRICING:-
- CB500X Base MSRP £4,950 OTR($6000)
- CB500X ABS Base MSRP TBD
- Engine: Liquid-cooled 500cc Parallel-twin, 8-valves
- Bore and Stroke: 67.0 x 66.8mm
- Max. Power Output 35kW @ 8500 rpm
- Max. Torque 43 Nm @ 7000 rpm
- Compression Ratio: 10.7:1
- Fuel Delivery: PGM-FI
- Clutch: Wet multi-plate clutch; Cable actuation
- Transmission: Six-speed
- Final Drive: O-Ring sealed chain
- Frame: Diamond-shaped steel
- Front Suspension: 41mm fork, 4.9 in. travel
- Rear Suspension: Pro-Link single shock with nine-position spring preload adjustability; 4.7 inches travel
- Brakes: Front: Twin-piston caliper with single 320mm wave disc Rear: Single-caliper 240mm wave disc
- Optional Honda ABS
- Curb Weight: 425 lbs.; 429 lbs. (ABS model)
- Wheelbase: 55.5 in.
- Rake: 26.1 deg. Trail: 4.29 in.
- Seat Height: 31.9 in.
- Length x Width x Height 2096mm x 822mm x 1262mm
- Fuel Economy 27Km/L (WMTC)
- Fuel Capacity: 4.5 gallons(17.3L )
- Colors: Black Matte Metallic
- Warranty: One year unlimited mileage
- MSRP: £4,950 OTR($6000)
At last I would like to say that new 2013 Honda CB500X will be the best choice for the adventure bike lover because it promising you style, power and performance in affordable price. What you think? Please be open to give your view.
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