In Honda’s lineup, there is plenty of motorcycles of all kinds and “500” series are one of the most popular. One of the most interesting bikes from these series is 2016 Honda CB500F. This model comes in true street racer manner. With its excellent performances and great styling, it attracts many riders. Although it was released not so long ago, company prepared some updates for the next year. The 2016 Honda CB500F comes with many novelties. Some of them are mechanical, while some are visual nature. This model now comes better than ever.
2016 Honda CB500F design and features
The 2016 Honda CB500F is one very unique bike. It comes with unique styling, which is free of any unnecessary parts. This is a naked bike. It completely follows so-called “less is more” philosophy. Although it features a minimal bodywork, company’s engineers found plenty of room for visual improvements. The 2016 Honda CB500F features a completely new LED headlight, which makes this bike even more attractive. There are also many small details that are new. Beside new things to see, there are also some new things to hear. This update includes also a new exhaust system, which both looks and sounds better.
2016 Honda CB500F updates
The 2016 CB500F also comes with plenty of mechanical updates. For example, it features an upgraded transmission, which provides smoother shifting. Also, there are new things such as new adjustable front brake lever. New Honda CB500F also comes with larger fuel tank and with new adjustable front suspension. It now features a 43mm fork, with 4.3 inches of travel at front, while rear suspension is ProLing single shock with nine positions of adjustability and with travel of 4.7 inches.
2016 Honda CB500F engine
The engine for 2016 Honda CB500F remains the same. It is a 471cc liquid-cooled, parallel-twin unit. It is one of the most versatile engines around, which offers excellent performances in extremely wide RPM range. Also features some of advanced systems, such as programed fuel injection, which optimizes even more overall performances. As we already mentioned, 2016 CB500F comes with upgraded, excellent six-speed transmission.
2016 Honda CB500F release date and price
The 2016 Honda CB500F is expected to come very soon. When it is about price, it will be announced in near future. New model will be offered in Matte Black Metallic/Silver color combination.