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2017 Honda Goldwing 1800 – Features and Price

2017 Honda Goldwing 1800 front view

Often regarded as the best touring motorcycle in the world, Honda Goldwing which was first launched in 1975 has served adventurers for more than four decades. Now Honda is coming up with yet another upgraded version: the 2017 Honda Goldwing 1800. Given that this motorcycle has always held its own demand in the market, Honda never stops attempting to make it more comfy and more suitable for longer journey, with greater space for riders and luggage.

2017 Honda Goldwing 1800 front view

Body and designing

Gold wing Airbag and Gold Wing Audio Comfort are the two available versions of 2017 Honda Goldwing 1800, the former being supported with an integrated airbag facility, which was featured for the first time in its previous version. This motorcycle is being improvised to make travelling as comfortable as it can get, and one will hardly need to worry about the strains of long motorcycle journeys with its advanced luxury features.

To assure ultra-comfort on longer rides, this one of a kind motorcycle comes with features such as heated seats which are adjustable, five positions heated grips as well as foot warming systems. It is perfectly suited for country roads as well, its aluminum framework being sturdy and durable. Expect the seat height to be around 29 inches and they are waterproof. The wheelbase will be around 66.5 inches. Its storage capacity exceeds 150 liters.

2017 Honda Goldwing 1800 side view

Honda is presumably retaining the entertainment features like its 80W SRS sound system with six speakers, which entertains the riders with great quality music during their journey. It also has high-tech features like satellite linked radio and navigation system. These can help the rider to figure out weather conditions and road traffic while travelling.

As for the cosmetic features, it is going to be available in a number of colors including red, white, blue and matte silver.

2017 Honda Goldwing 1800 – Engine and safety features

The motorcycle runs on an 1830cc power engine with six chambers and this will be accompanied by 5-speed transmission. It is going to use SOHC valve train with compression ratio of 9.8: 1. This brings along with it 45mm front suspension, 71 mm stroke and 74 mm bore.

Honda Goldwing has always been known for its safety features, and 2017 Honda Goldwing 1800 does not fall back. It has been made as safe as possible with features like Anti Lock Braking System to prevent skidding or crashing, Electric Reverse System, Cruise Control System and Combined Braking System.

They provide greater ease in maneuvering the vehicle even in largely crowded areas; similarly they extend safety in travelling off road. Its modified wind shield also acts as a body shield for the rider. With features as these, 2017 Honda Goldwing 1800 manages to remain a superior vehicle for travel enthusiasts with its all round support – from safety to comfort and entertainment.

2017 Honda Goldwing 1800 blue

Price

No certain information is available yet about the price of this new 2017 Honda Goldwing 1800 manages, but provided that it is being upgraded, one can rightly assume that the price too is going to rise. The starting prices will be at least above $25,000 and the maximum might well exceed $30,000.

2017 Honda CRF450R – Redesign, Specs

2017 honda CRF450r spy photo

Honda is about to launch their very first MX Bike 2017 Honda CRF450R with an electric start. Though they have been quite secretive about this new big thing that they are bringing to the market, the sneak peeks reveals that this motorcycle has received an entirely new upgradation as far as its design, features and engine is concerned. It is shredding off the features of its present version in many aspects and is going to come up with better, cooler aspects. Everything from its plastic to its body, its look, its motor and the entire framework – everything has changed in varying proportions making it an all new version. This has lead to much effort on part of Honda to prevent it from an early revelation before they plan to launch it.

2017 honda CRF450r spy photo

Design

The frame has been entirely redesigned for this revised version of the rally bike and 2017 Honda CRF450R looks a lot more bulky than its current version with more muscle added towards the front. Rumors making the round claim that its head is going to feature a dual cam design, however it’s a bit hard to provide a concrete opinion given that Honda has undertaken a strict privacy policy, the motorcycle remaining covered at all times. Its only glimpse is available when it is unveiled for technical testing reasons. Its framework covers the shock reservoir making it invisible from the ride side and this has led to speculations that adjusters might be positioned beneath its seats or on its left side or it might also have been positioned beneath the side panel.

2017 honda CRF450r rear view

2017 Honda CRF450R – Engine

The centre of all words about 2017 Honda CRF450R has been its electric start. And yes, it has been confirmed that this sports bike comes with an all new electrically started motor – a very first for Honda. Apart from this electric button start up, the motorcycle is also provided with an optional to kick start, so basically it comes with both of these features.

Engine for this 2017 version is receiving a complete upgradation, which is supposed to outmode its previous models. It is going to be more powerful, accompanied by a more compact gearbox along with it’s much talked about e-start engine. Its previous model was much criticized for its lack of power, so this one is going to come up with greater than 60 HP and a greater torque. Details of its Powertrain configurations still remain a mystery due to Honda’s persistent efforts to maintain privacy.

2017 honda CRF450r

Competitors

With its improved engine and therefore, with enhanced power, 2017 Honda CRF450R is going to be back in the market and in the power game. If rumors about its increased Horsepower indeed turn out to be true, it will be competing with the likes of KTM 450SX, Kawasaki KX450F and Yamaha YZ450F.

Price and availability

Since this new 2017 Honda CRF450R is still under the process of development, it is hard to guess it availability. Honda has also not given any hint about the release date of their new coveted motorcycle. Same mystery shrouds its pricing; however, market speculations can assure it is going to cost more than its present version.

2016 Honda RC213V-S Specs and Price

2016 Honda RC213V-S

Honda finally brings their much awaited racer bike 2016 Honda RC213V-S on the street next year. This one is largely inspired by the MotoGP and is being termed as its “street-legal” version. Of course it does not resemble its idol in many aspects, its power being the first thing which was mercilessly reduced to make the bike fit for the street. It varies from nation to nation, Japan having the worst of it all. Read on and let’s de-structure part by part the reality version of this dream vehicle.

2016 Honda RC213V-S

Appearance

With length, width and height of 2100 mm, 770mm and 1125 mm respectively, a wheelbase of 1465 mm and seat height of 830 mm, the 2016 Honda RC213V-S is a thing of beauty that sports bike lover will not be able to resist lusting over, and will die to buy provided they can afford this street version of the racer bike. It’s going to weight somewhere around 353 lb to 379 lb with a ground clearance of 120mm and it’s meant to carry a single rider. But yes, it does come with valve springs made of metal. A control motor for pipes of exhaust vault is placed under the seats, which is incredibly effective in controlling the engine-brakes. There’s telescopic front suspension and pro-link rear suspension.

2016 Honda RC213V-S front view

2016 Honda RC213V-S – Engine

2016 Honda RC213V-S is going to use a Liquid-cooled 4-stroke DOHC V4. The Australian and European versions are going to be able to pump up to 160 HP and will produce a torque of 75 lb-ft at 10, 500 rpm. With the race kit added to it, this might even rise up to 210 HP with 87 lb-ft of torque at 10, 500 rpm. The racer kit brings about a lot of changes with regard to the front brake pad, ECU, air intake, shifter along with few other alterations here and there.  America however, is going to be much deprived (courtesy their street laws regarding noise pollution and emission) and maximum power for them is going to top out at 100 HP and with a torque of 66 lb-ft at 8000 rpm.

For US, availing the race kit wouldn’t be easy either. So, putting it simply, US can only get their hands on a sober version of the racer bike, with very limited options to make it illegal for the streets. But they can at least console themselves knowing that for Japan, the top limit is merely about 70 HP. However, they will have an easier access to the race kit

Apart from these, the compression ratio for 2016 Honda RC213V-S is 13 for all the versions, fuel capacity is 4.3 gallon and they use 6-speed return transmission. It comes with hydraulic double disc front brake and multi-plate, coil spring clutch.

2016 Honda RC213V-S side view

Price and Release date

The price for the stunning 2016 Honda RC213V-S has been set at around $184,000. Yes, good things don’t come cheap! And since this is going to be a limited edition, expect Honda to produce not more than only 250 bikes. The date of release has not been set but the production is supposed to continue through 2016, and they’ll become available soon thereafter.

2016 Honda CRF1000L – Africa Twin

2016 Honda CRF1000L Africa Twin

Honda has unveiled their plan to bring the 2016 Honda CRF1000L African twin to life and it will supposedly be first launched in Europe, next fall. The motorcycle has been designed for folks who live an adventurous life, since it is equipped to handle rough terrain with as much ease as city roads. With its center of gravity lowered, the motorcycle is perfect for on-road or off-road expeditions.

2016 Honda CRF1000L Africa Twin

External Features

2016 Honda CRF1000L has a length of 91.9 inches, width of 36.6 inches and a height of 58.1 inches. It weighs approximately around 503 lb. Its seats are adjustable and have a height of 870mm / 850 mm. Its battery is placed at the back of its rear cylinder head. The motorcycle runs on 21 inch front wheels with spokes and 18 inch rear wheels.

The origin of this model traces back to XRV750, the popular Africa Twin model. This one however is going to come with four options in colors: white, black, red and silver. It will also be available in a number of versions. Its aluminum frame is accompanied with a rear section of steel, with a ground clearance of 9.8 inches, which is superbly provided by its height. There’s space for two riders, with rubber foot pegs for the rider and aluminum ones for pillion rider. There’s more room in its cockpit with handlebars raised atop. The framework is just a perfect equation which provides adequate weather/ terrain resistance and comfort to the riders.

2016 Honda CRF1000L front view

2016 Honda CRF1000L – Powertrain

2016 Honda CRF1000L is going to be motored by a 1000cc parallel twin that comes with 6-speed manual gearbox supported by a slipper clutch. There is also an available alternative of dual clutch transmission which permits complete automated shifting. With its Liquid Cooled Eight valve parallel twin engine and 270 degrees crank it can produce a power of 70 kW and twist of 98 Nm controlled by Honda Selectable Torque Control System. This motorbike offers commendable fuel economy. Its fuel capacity being 4.96 gallons, it can run for 400 km without requiring a refill, which makes it even more perfect for off-road travelers.

2016 Honda CRF1000L rear view

Special features

To ensure a smooth travelling experience and an increased control over the vehicle, Honda has equipped this bike with its dual clutch transmission which is supposed to relatively disengage the clutch in case of specific low speed maneuverings by the riders. This in turn helps to decrease effects which fast throttle-movements might otherwise have on the 2016 Honda CRF1000L.

This motorbike, being meant for adventures, also come with an incline detection feature which delays up-shifts while travelling up a hill so as to make sure the rpm stays in the power band’s thicker part. While one is riding down, dual Clutch Transmission shifts down for better grip and empowers engine brake.

Release Date and price

Rumors have it that 2016 Honda CRF1000L will hit the markets of Europe later this year, while in US it is arrive early in 2016. As for its pricing, it is being speculated to be set close to $13,500.

2016 Honda CBR600RR – Features, Price and Release

2016 Honda CBR600RR front view

The 2016 Honda CBR600RR is a middle-weight motorcycle that offers 600cc engine as its prime feature. Bagging 7 Super sport championship titles, this motorcycle is enjoying a massive reputation among racing fans and bike enthusiasts alike due to its incredible agility, handling and reliable mechanics. Its competitor, Yamaha YZF R6 has been giving a stellar contest ever since the bikes launch and has only got tougher over the years. With every New Year, seeing new launches, the Honda and Yamaha rivalry has become a talk of the town. It remains to be seen how far the 600RR and YZF R6 perform when pitted against each other.

2016 Honda CBR600RR front view

Appearance

2016 Honda CBR600RR will be offered in an aggressive body language that is not only high on masculinity but also has ample amounts of elegance to back it up. Staying true to its roots, the new bike will feature LED headlights that are more efficient and powerful than its predecessor. There are enough aggressive lines on the model’s chassis which would suggest better aerodynamics. The is a 4.8 gallon fuel tank designed to allow the rider to hug it when travelling at high speeds and mass centralization to aim for better stability.

When it comes to suspension, 2016 Honda CBR600RR is controlled by a 41mm inverted piston fork on both rear and front, which isolates the chassis from vibrations and bumps that come on treading through rough roads. With a seat height of 820 mm, this model is said to be extremely comfortable to ride and allows a very sporty posture to take one close to racing feel. It has a wheelbase of 1369 mm, which is considered long according to most critics but as an advantage, offers superior comfort in seating. This model will be available for purchase in shades of White, Blue, Red and Black.

2016 Honda CBR600RR rear view

2016 Honda CBR600RR – Engine specifications

This 599 cc model is powered by a 4-cylinder liquid cooled engine that can produce horsepower up to 118 and 65 Nm of torque at 13000 rpm and 11000 rpm respectively. It has tremendous sprint speed of 0 to 60 mph in just 3 second, which means that a necessary braking force needs to be applied to bring it to a standstill. Thankfully, the 2016 Honda CBR600RR will have 310mm radial mounted floating discs on its front and 220 mm single caliper variant on its rear both combined with C-ABS (Combined Anti-lock Brake System), which according to Honda, is the best in business. With a curb weight of only 410 pounds when fully loaded with fuel, this motorbike will rule the roads once it releases.

2016 Honda CBR600RR black

Price and release date

Since the upcoming 2016 Honda CBR600RR is a revamp and not a completely different bike, you can expect to dish out more or less similar price. The base model costs $11,500 while the one with ABS would cost you $1200 more. If you’re not excited already after knowing its price, then let us inform you that it’s not long till you will be able to get your hands on this beauty.

2016 Honda CRF250R – Specs, Price, Release Date

2016 Honda CRF250R front view

In the last decade Honda has been making steady progress in the field of Off-road vehicles. With completion from other motorcycle giants such as Yamaha, Husqvarna, SMW, etc Honda always need to stay of their toes in order to maintain their strong foothold. The 2016 Honda CRF250R is a four-stroke motocross which was by Honda which is hugely popular all over the glove. Started back in 2000, the CRF series instantly found many takers in the market. The Honda CRF250R was introduced in 2004.

Off-road motorcycle enthusiasts are looking forward for the release of 2016 version of this bike. Its predecessors have won several Motocross races and it’s among the list of favorite for many racers. 2016 Honda CRF250R has been specifically designed to guarantee you the win which ever racer sincerely desires. This one vehicle you should definitely watch out for.

2016 Honda CRF250R front view

Interior and Exterior

As per information, this dirt bike segment gets updated or re-modeled by Honda year after year where other models are just upgraded once and then are sent out to run for many years. Experts say it’s doing to cover up the Research and Development expenditure. It’s actually quite a pocket whole punching model since company invests huge money for making its bikes faster, lighter as well as advanced technology included. As investments gets higher, price range also rises. CRF holds to twin-muffler setup which lets designers displace those mufflers towards bike’s mass center.

This intern allows moving mounting points, which makes its sub-frame quite light than before. Next generation twin spar aluminium made chassis at bottom frame spars has also been implemented which lowers center of gravity and improves mass. This leads to making it more stable and responsive.

2016 Honda CRF250R

Suspension and Brakes

Suspension is one of the most crucial bike features. 2016 Honda CRF250R has frontal suspension that includes 49mm sized Showa SFF-Air TAC fork having both 16 position compression and rebound. Whereas its rear suspension includes Pro-Link Showa single shock having adjusting spring preload along with rebound in 17-position, adjustable damping and adjusting compression damping. Its Front brake has single 260mm sized disc along twin piston calliper. Rear brake gets single 240mm sized disk.

2016 Honda CRF250R – Powertrain

Engine of this bike can defeat its nearest opponent very easily. When it comes to Honda you can be assured of high level performance. 2016 Honda CRF250R will comprise of 249cc four-stroke engine with single cylinder liquid cooling system. It will be equipped with a 46 millimeter throttle body along with dual timing fuel injection. About 40 hp can be generated at 11,500 rpm and at 9,000 rpm it generates about 27.1 lb-ft or Nm. Compression ratio will be 13.5:1. CRF250R will also be equipped with a five speed transmission gearbox. It definitely scores highly in the engineering section.  Its overall mid-ranged drivetrain actually delivers good output.

2016 Honda CRF250R rear view

Price

As per research, value of CRF250R doesn’t change much all throughout. This time also you can expect similar price range. The base price of 2016 Honda CRF250R will be something around $7,599. Final release date has not yet been confirmed.

2016 Honda Montesa Cota 4RT260 – Review

2016 Honda Montesa Cota 4RT260 front view

Montesa Honda is the Spanish subsidiary of Japanese automobile giants Honda. Based in Barcelona, Montesa specializes in off-road motorcycles. Cota 4RT260 is an extremely powerful bike with state of the art engineering. It is undoubtedly one of the best trails vehicles currently present of the world. Honda is one of premier names in the field of off-road motor cycles along with Yamaha, Husqvarna, etc. Montesa over the years has produced many trails motorcycle and is by far one if the most successful names in this department. 2016 Honda Montesa Cota 4RT260 comprise of Honda engineering expertise and Montesa’s trials experience. There are a lot of expectations surrounding this vehicle and it would be interesting to see how much Honda can deliver.

2016 Honda Montesa Cota 4RT260 front view

Visual Design

It’s hard to say what Honda actually thinks while determining body colour of bikes but now you can actually presume that it will be red. So, 2016 Honda Montesa Cota 4RT260 is again no exception. It is available in only red color. Highlight and detailing will be dominant. About 21 inch sized front wheel and little smaller 18 inch sized wheel at rear end gets placed. With advanced material knowledge, designers have used very light weight yet rigid materials for production.

4RT260 weighs nearly 160 lbs due to its aluminium made chassis. Body has a fine polish for attraction. No changes are made to body lines as they are similar to earlier model. For better controlling, engineers have widened footsteps. Adjustable seats are installed. Here are some bike dimensions- 13 inch of actual ground clearance, 52 inch long wheelbase, 25 inch seating clearance, etc. This bike model can surely become the best as it combines Montesa’s heritage as well as some good features to go along.

2016 Honda Montesa Cota 4RT260 rear view

Suspension and Brakes

A good suspension is very crucial for bikes. It’s something that keeps you on top. 2016 Honda Montesa Cota 4RT260 has frontal suspension having 39mm TECH cartridge design type telescopic ford shaped along Pre-load adjusting extensions. Rear end suspension gets installed with Pro-Link R16V dampening plus Pre-Load adjustable extensions. Brakes are devices which help you control bike speed. It gives you that control over your bike. Frontal brakes are made of 185 mm hydraulic disc having 4 piston whereas rear ones are 150 mm hydraulic disc having 2 pistons.

2016 Honda Montesa Cota 4RT260 side view

2016 Honda Montesa Cota 4RT260 – Engine and Fuel

2016 Honda Montesa Cota 4RT260 comes with Honda’s state of the art engineering system. Its powertrain is its main plus point. It will comprise of Unicam 4-stroke unit, which will come with four valves and one cylinder. The 259 cc engine which comes with a liquid cooling system is a real plus point. Its fuel tank is comparatively smaller. It will also come equipped with an electronic ignition system. A five speed transmission system would be mated to it. Both front and rear wheel will come with single disk system.

Price

According to latest information available, the 2016 Honda Montesa Cota 4RT260 will come at $7,800. It will go up if you avail for custom settings.

2016 Honda CB300F – Specs, Efficiency and Price

2016 Honda CB300F front view

2016 Honda CB300F is the Japanese company’s upcoming marvel that is constructed using design cues from some of the best off-road two-wheelers. When talking about CB300F, the first thing we think about is durability, suspension and sprint speed. Boasting of super motor, this bike is specifically built for conquering rough roads of the great outdoors or the unforgiving urban landscape. Talking about comfort element, these model scores high points as it’s replete with modern equipment and ergonomic seats to allow pleasurable ride for the rider regardless of road conditions. Honda is constantly looking for ways to grab a larger share of the market by ousting its rivals.

2016 Honda CB300F front view

Features

This model is exceptionally good looking as great quality of materials have been used to construct it. Since this motorcycle is specifically made for people who like the outdoors, light weight materials have been employed alongside a single cylinder engine with Composite Electrochemical Components that enables efficient heat transfer while reducing a great deal of weight. Using a combination of aluminum and magnesium alloy, the key engine components have received clutch and covers like camshaft.

2016 Honda CB300F have 18 inch tires with tubes that have come under scrutiny for doubts of their efficiency; to which Honda claims that the tires will perform better than anything else. These tires are replaceable and allow a lot of flexibility to the owners in terms of choosing their ideal variants. Some other important features are optional hand guard, plastic bodyworks, utility toolkit and vinyl seats; all of which are important elements that makes this model people’s favorite.

2016 Honda CB300F side view

2016 Honda CB300F – Engine and fuel efficiency

One of the prime features of 2016 Honda CB300F is its upright seating position that fares well with old school riders and those who prefer maneuverability over style. The motocross handlebars are placed ideally and should be excellent modes of operation and control. The sturdy yet efficient cylinder has been designed to deliver maximum amount of power while keeping RPM at a minimum. It is a 286 cc liquid-cooled engine with stroke that is 8 mm longer than its predecessor and now measures at 63 mm. This engine can generate maximum horsepower of 30 and torque up to 20 lb-ft. A 6-speed manual transmission will be used to pair up with the engine.

Coming to fuel efficiency, this model has tested to provide 71 MPG with maximum fuel capacity of 3.4 gallons. The 2016 Honda CB300F has 17 inch wheels that are fitted with 296 mm front and 220 rear single rotor brakes. The bike’s sporty seats combined with rear foot pegs provide optimum comfort to the passenger regardless of road type.

2016 Honda CB300F

Price and release date

This model has been slated for release in the early months of 2016 at a price of little over $10,000. Advanced models will although cost you more, depending on features. Pitted against Suzuki GW250, the 2016 Honda CB300F will have a lot to prove where it stands when it comes to trekking through dirt trails, busy roads, etc.

2016 Honda NM4 – Specs, Release, Price

2016 Honda NM4 front view

Honda NM4 is a motorcycle that has already gained a lot of popularity among auto enthusiasts. It is characterised by stunning look and state of the art engineering. It was introduced in the US is 2014. It was a revolutionary concept on the field of feet forward motorcycle with its stunning high-end performance. Styling is also pretty aggressive and has often been compared with motorcycle in anime Akira.

The 2016 version of NM4 is expected to be more advanced and improve on the shortcomings which were present in its predecessors. In order to compete in this ever expanding market it is very important for Honda to make significant progress every time they release a new variant of an existing model. Another plus point of 2016 Honda NM4 will be its comfortable seating.

2016 Honda NM4 front view

Body Design

2016 Honda NM4 represents the genre of futuristic cruise bikes. Such bikes are seen differently by experts and bike lovers all over. It’s mainly because of its body designing from which it gets that special acclamation. 2016 Honda NM4 will surely come with some changes or modifications. Reports say NM4 will get unique never seen before curves and body lines are to be covered by masking technique. Frontal wheel size is about 18 inch whereas rear end gets 17 inch size wheels.

Headlights are specially designed for multifunction purposes. This way it adds both functionality as well as stylish appearance to this bike. Advanced lighting technologies are installed in taillights and headlights for improved visibility. Exhaust pipes and bumpers designs are kept similar to previous model. Bike dimensions measure at-27 degree rake, 64.8 inch long wheelbase, 25.6 inch seating ground clearance, 4.3 inch trail, 4 inch of frontal ground clearance, etc. Black become preliminary colour available. Net bike weight is around 562 pounds.

2016 Honda NM4

Suspension and Brakes

Suspension becomes quite crucial as weight of machine increases. 2016 Honda NM4 weighs quite handsomely so suspension has to be strong enough to keep things stable. Frontal suspension gets made from 43mm suspension fork along 3.9 inch travel. Rear suspension comprises of Pro-Link one shock along same 3.9 inch travel. To stop such powerful bikes, powerful brakes are  a must. Engineers have placed single 320 mm disc type frontal brakes having two piston callipers along ABS system and single 240 mm disc type back end brakes of single piston callipers along ABS system.

2016 Honda NM4 side view

2016 Honda NM4 – Engine and performance

In terms of performance 2016 Honda NM4 is an absolute monster. It will come with the 670 cc liquid cooled parallel twin engine. It would be equipped with digitally transistorized ignition system along with electrical advancement. The compression ratio would be 10.7:1. Three will a 36mm throttle body. An automatic six speed transmission system with two automatic modes and one manual mode would be mated to it.

Release Date and Price

Honda has revealed that base price for 2016 Honda NM4 would be $10,999 with an additional $350.00 on destination charges. By 2015’s end, you can surely see this model launched.

2016 Honda CRF250X – Review, Engine, Price

2016 Honda CRF250X front view

When it comes to off-road bikes, Honda is a name which definitely comes in top most section of the list. Over the years Honda is providing tough competition to other motorcycle manufacturers namely Yamaha, Husqvarna, SMW, etc. The 2016 Honda CRF250X series which was released as a successor of the XR series instantly gained popularity among Off-road motorcycle enthusiast and Motocross riders.

The CFR-X series was specifically design for racing. They are equipped with lot of modified feather, like electric start system, it varies from the CRF-R series in terms of electric start, and suspension, exhaust system, and etc. 2016 Honda CRF250X is a long awaited vehicle and has the entire market talking about it. It will have all the features which a winning automobile must have. If you are looking to establish a strong foothold in racing circuit, this is one vehicle you must definitely watch out for.

2016 Honda CRF250X front view

Overall Design

2016 Honda CRF250X has something very peculiarly similar to its earlier models, that is, it is only available with one colour which red. Red colour makes it look edgily stylish bright. It goes through some minor refreshing designs overall. Its headlights are greatly refreshed through newer designing. Using many light weight materials, the bike has been made quite light compared to other models. It weighs around 254 pounds. Reduction in net weight gives a machine far more advantages than those heavy machines.

Designers have maintained Honda’s characteristic dirt bike features as well as fully capable gas tank. 1.9 gallons of fuel can be accommodated by its tank. Here is some crucial bike dimensions- 58 inch long wheelbase, 38 inch ground clearance for seating arrangement, 13.6 inch actual ground clearance, 27.9 degree rake, 4.7 inch tail, etc. Frontal tire has 21 inch wheel size whereas rear end gets an 18 inch sized wheel.

2016 Honda CRF250X side view

Brakes and Suspension

Suspension is considered to be the most crucial aspect as this holds that vehicle together and up-steady. Without good suspension proper handling gets impossible. Frontal suspension gets made up with 47 mm inverted type Showa cartridge fork having 16 position adjustable compression damping along 12.4 travel inches. Rear end suspension includes Pro-Link Showa one shock adjusting spring pre-load, 17 position adjusting rebound damping along lows speed and high speed adjusting compression damping. Brakes are stuffs that give you control over progress. Front brakes have 240mm single disc having four piston callipers. Back end gets same one just having two piston callipers.

2016 Honda CRF250X

2016 Honda CRF250X – Engine Specifications

2016 Honda CRF250X will come equipped with state of the art equipment to give you high-end performance. It will have a 249cc liquid cooled single cylinder four stroke engine. For the ignition system it will have Keihin’s 37mm flat side carburettor, which comes with TPS (Throttle Positioning Sensor). Compression ratio will be 12.9:1. It will have both electric and kick start options. It will come with four valve systems, having a 31mm intake and 26 mm exhaust valve.

Price

The base price of 2016 Honda CRF250X will be $7,140.