The new 2020 Honda CB500X Adventure Motorcycle is a truly an impressive explorer that allows the rider to reach an unexplored part of the world. The motorcycle can easily handle read adventure touring and all the commute in-between. It comes with a 471cc twin-cylinder engine that offers easy-to-access power and plenty of torque. The motorcycle is light and powerful that shines on backroads and city streets alike. Thanks to the rugged styling, long-travel suspension and tall windscreen, the bike is always ready for an adventure ride.
The legendary Honda CB500X was first launched in 2013 and has gained a lot of popularity among riders. The motorcycle is an adventure-focused makeover that included a bump-absorbing 19 inches of the front wheel, a long-travel shock and a slipper clutch. The overall review of the new 2020 Honda CB500X Adventure Motorcycle’s price and specification is written below.
2020 Honda CB500X Adventure Motorcycle – Price and Features
The new 2020 Honda CB500X Adventure Motorcycle comes for $6,699 only.
Engine / Drivetrain Features
The new 2020 Honda CB500X Adventure Motorcycle features an impressive fuel-droplet size optimized for better spray penetration in intake, resulting in more excellent combustion. It develops linear power from the first crack of the throttle through to the RPM redline. The small battery and the positioning of components enable good air-intake volume. Straight velocity stacks separate the cylinders that make for minimal turbulence resulting in good power at every RPM.
The valve timing maximizes torque for a good roll-on response. At the same time, the model-specific fuel-injection settings help in linear power delivery with emphasis on low and midrange power and accurate throttle response. The muffler has a large volume before and after the catalytic converter. Backpressure is enhanced for strong low-end and midrange power while the dual outlet muffler tip results in a racy-sounding exhaust note to match capacity. The slipper clutch design adapts to load stresses for good hook-up under heavy acceleration and minimal engine braking under downshifting. The clutch design with engineering found in the Honda CBR1000RR enables light lever pull especially helpful in stop-and-go traffic.
Chassis / Suspension Features
The new 2020 Honda CB500X Adventure Motorcycle features a large 19 inches front wheel for good bump absorption and high-speed handling. The rear tire design with deep-grooved tread for better off-road traction. The shock absorber comes with an advanced pressure-separation design from Honda’s large sports models is stable and predictable for more excellent rear-wheel traction and traction. The long-travel suspension ensures strong performance through stroke, minimal bottoming, and remarkable ground clearance.
The motorcycle has a full-featured display with a large screen and thin bezel, including an upshift indicator adjusted to different rpm settings. In addition, the tall windscreen ensures more excellent wind protection during high-speed cruising and the design of the seat is kept narrow just above pegs that help in touching feet to ground at stops. The new tapered handlebar offers excellent feedback, control and style while the rubber-mounted handlebar clamp minimizes vibration to the rider’s hands. Furthermore, the adventure styling looks aggressive that helps direct radiator heat away from the rider’s legs.
2020 Honda CB500X Adventure Motorcycle – Price
The new 2020 Honda CB500X Adventure Bike is available at the price of $6,699 only.
2020 Honda CB500X Adventure Motorcycle – Technical Specifications
|Type||471cc liquid-cooled 20-degree parallel twin|
|Valve Train||DOHC; four valves per cylinder|
|Bore x Stroke||67mm x 66.8mm|
|Induction||PGM-FI fuel injection with 34mm throttle bodies|
|Ignition||Full transistorized ignition|
|Final Drive||15T/41T; O-ring-sealed chain|
|Front||41mm telescopic fork; 5.9 inches travel|
|Rear||Pro-Link® single shock with nine-position spring preload adjustability; 5.9 in. travel|
|Front||Single two-piston caliper with 320mm petal-style disc|
|Rear||Single one-piston caliper with 240mm petal-style disc|
|Rake (Caster Angle)||27.5-degree|
|Trail||108mm (4.3 inches)|
|Ground Clearance||7.1 inches|
|Seat Height||32.7 inches|
|Fuel Capacity||4.6 gallons|
|Color||Grand Prix Red|
|Curb Weight||430 lbs.|
The new 2020 Honda CB500X Adventure Motorcycle is really an impressive model available in ABS version has, i.e., Honda 2020 CB500X ABS. Its powerful engine is known for instant throttle response while the carefully designed seat height ensure that rider can easily touch the ground without having any problem during stops. The stylish chassis and attractive color combination make the motorcycle even more famous among adventure motorcycle lovers.