Honda CB500F

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Showcased in India in February 2016. Launched globally in November 2012.
Honda CB500F is not yet available in India.

Honda launched CB 500F globally in the November 2012. This model was based on the Honda CB 500 of 1993. The CB 500F is a mid sized sportbike, which is Honda's one of the best selling motorcycles in the Europe. Honda upgraded the CB 500F in the year 2016 with LED tail and headlights. Moreover, the fuel tank capacity of the bike has been increased to 16.7 litres along with some minor cosmetic changes. It is comfortable and easy to ride bike with a less complicated design approach.

The bike is slotted in between the CB 500 twin siblings like CBR500R and CB500X. It features the same engine and chassis of these two models, which is considered as a modular strategy of the Honda to cut short the production cost. It is powered by 471cc, liquid-cooled, parallel twin engine with computer controlled digital ignition and PGM-Fi. The engine is teamed with 6-speed gearbox and generates a maximum power of 46.3 bhp and peak torque of 43 Nm. Other additional features include ABS system, New Trim Exhaust, Pro-Link Rear Suspension, Cast Wheels and Digital Instrumentation.

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Cost effective.
Less maintenance cost.
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Honda CB500F is available in following colours - Millennium Red, Lemon Ice Yellow, Candy Energy Orange and Matt Gunpowder Black Metallic
Special Features
Aggressive styling.

Technical Specifications
Type Motorcycle
Engine Displacement 471.00 cc
Engine Type Liquid-cooled, fuel-injected, DOHC, 180 crank, parallel-twin motor.
Engine Starting Electric Push Start
Bore x Stroke 67mm x 66.8mm
Compression Ratio 10.7:1
Clutch Wet Multiplate
Fuel System PGM-FI With 34mm Throttle Bodies
Ignition Computer controlled digital transistorized with electronic advance
Cooling System Liquid Cooled
Maximum Power 46.93 bhp @ 8500 rpm
Maximum Torque 43 Nm @ 7000 rpm
Transmission 6-Speed Manual
Gear Shift Pattern 1-N-2-3-4-5-6
Battery 12V 8.6Ah
Front Brake Twin-piston caliper with single 320mm wave disc
Rear Brake Single-caliper 240mm wave disc
Chassis and Suspension
Frame Steel Diamond Type Frame
Front Suspension 41 mm fork , 4.8 inches travel
Rear Suspension Pro-Link single shock with nine-position spring preload adjustability; 4.1 inches travel
Wheel Type
Front Tyre 120/70R 17
Rear Tyre 160/60R 17
Length x Width x Height -- x -- x -- mm
Wheelbase 1410 mm
Weight 191 kg
Petrol Tank Capacity 16.7 litres
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