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Honda CB500X Launched in India- Honda CB500X Features, Colors and Price

Introduction:

Honda has finally launched the CB500X adventure motorcycle under BigWing fleet. the motorcycle can be booked in Honda BigWing showrooms. The motorcycle is designed to go adventure trips with utmost comfort. It gets raised handle bar, long travel suspension for better offroad ability, etc.. So read the full article on Honda CB500X Price List to know more about the motorcycle.

Honda CB500X Engine Specifications:

So mechanically the Honda CB500X is powered by a 471.03 cc, Inline-2 Cylinder, Liquid Cooled, Fuel Injected, DOHC, BS6, Gasoline motor which puts out 46.93 bhp of power @8,500 rpm and 43.2 Nm of torque @6,500 rpm and the power goes the wheel via a 6-speed manual transmission. The fuel tank capacity 17.7 Litres while the motorcycle returns around 27-30 kmpl of mileage.

Honda CB500X On Road Price in India:

As this is a premium motorcycle from the brand, the pricing of this 500 cc adventure motorcycle is extremely high. Honda went crazy by pricing this beautiful adventure motorcycle above 8 lakhs which is 8,12,490 rupees On-Road Mangalore! We don’t say anything about buying perspective of this machine. At the end of the day, that’s your to consider it or not. Take a test ride and make your decision. And we can only say that, this is a over priced machine.

Key Features:

  • LONG TRAVEL SUSPENSION

Whether you want to take a brief trip through the rough city streets, or explore the endless vistas of the open road, the CB500X is ready. Its 41mm telescopic forks and Pro-Link rear monoshock offer smooth, extended travel to absorb hits. Both are adjustable for spring pre-load, tailoring the steering geometry to accommodate a pillion and full luggage.

  • EASY HANDLING

Adventure is all about infinite freedom. But freedom is meaningless if your ride is uncomfortable. The CB500X’s steel diamond-tube frame has a tuned rigidity balance to enhance feedback. The engine is close to the swingarm pivot point for easy handling and, the seat height is 830mm, which makes the riding position upright and relaxed, offering excellent forward visibility and control.

  • TOUGH ABILITY

This is a bike designed to handle any kind of terrain. There’s plenty of ground clearance for tough performance on rough roads, and the wide turning angle of the handlebars give you outstanding handling. A 19-inch front wheel improves stability and roll-over ability, and block-pattern tyres ensure tenacious grip and feedback. The raised windscreen keeps you protected for a more enjoyable ride.

  • BRAKING CONTROL

Without control, power is useless. The CB500X features a single front 310mm wavy disc and powerful two-piston brake caliper matched to a 240mm rear disc and single-piston caliper. Dual channel ABS is fitted as standard, so you can easily manage braking force in wet or dry conditions.

  • INFORMATION DISPLAY

When you’re exploring the open road, you need a clear, concise information panel. The CB500X features an attractive negative-display LCD dash to keep you entertained. Information includes a speedo and rev-counter, dual trip meters, fuel level and consumption gauges and Gear Position and Shift Up indicators.

  • EMERGENCY STOP SIGNAL

The Emergency Stop Signal technology helps keep you safe if you ever need to hit the brakes unexpectedly. The system detects sudden braking and automatically activates the front and rear hazard lights, which flash to warn any nearby vehicles.

  • SECURITY

Premium security updates give you confidence and peace of mind. The CB500X features the Honda Ignition Security System (HISS) theft-deterrent, reinforced handlebar lock structures, and strengthened key cylinders.

  • FULL LED LIGHTING

The CB500X features full LED lighting for a contemporary look and optimal energy efficiency. The high- and low-beams — both LEDs — are located in the centre of the headlights to reduce weight, size and electricity consumption. Compact signal indicators and clear taillights give the bike a sporty edge.

  • SIX-SPEED GEARBOX AND SLIPPER CLUTCH

Just like its larger siblings the CB500X’s Assist/Slipper clutch eases upshifts and manages rear wheel lock-up on hard down changes while decelerating. And thanks to the free-spinning engine you’ve a thrilling chase through the slick six-speed gearbox at high rpm out on the open road.

Honda CB500X Colors:

The Honda CB500X is available in 2 different colors which includes,

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Honda CB500X Features, Tyres, Brakes and Suspension:

The motorcycle gets all the basic features which a motorcycle of this kind should have. So the list includes a digital odometer, LED DRLs, Digital Speedometer, Digital Fuel Gauge, Gear Position Indicator, a Digital Tachometer, 2 Digital Trip Meters, Low Fuel Indicator, Low Oil Indicator, Engine Kill Switch and a Digital Clock. And we have included all those extra features in the Key Features section.

The braking duty is done by a 310 mm, 2-piston caliper, single disc at front and 240 mm, single piston caliper, single disc at rear. The motorcycle is equipped with a long travel telescopic suspension at front and Honda ProLINK Monoshock suspension at rear.

The motorcycle is equipped with a 110/80 section 19 inch tyre at front and 160/60 section 17 inch tyre at rear. Both are tubeless radial tyres which are mated with the alloy wheels.

Dimension and Chassis:

The Honda CB500X weighs just 199 kgs and has 2156 mm length, 828 mm width, 1412 mm height, 1443 mm wheelbase, 181 mm ground clearance, 830 mm seat height and the motorcycle is underpinned by a steel tube type chassis.

What Could Have Been Better In The Honda CB500X:

There are some major things which could made this deal better. So the list of those things which could have been added includes,

  • Lowered Price Tag:

The price of the motorcycle is really high. More over this motorcycle competes with the Kawasaki Versys 650 which is priced very attractively which makes the CB500X deal vanish in front of its competitors. The Kawasaki Versys 650 comes with more power, better brakes, bigger engine and many more..

Another competitor of Honda CB500X is the Benelli TRK 502 which costs around 2 lakhs less than than the CB500X. So the competition is there if we includes street fighters like the Z650, sports tourers like the Ninja 650 and some single cylinder bikes which costs less than half price of the CB500X like the BMW G 310 GS, KTM 390 Adventure, etc..

  • More Features:

Some more features could have been given with this motorcycle which complements the high price tag of this adventure beauty. Features given in this bike are not sufficient for the kind of money you have to pay for this motorcycle.

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