If you are one of the many people that have been wanting to jump into the world of big bikes, then you probably are probably wondering which bike suits you.
With the prices of higher displacement bikes, these two-wheeled wonders should be considered no less than an investment. And so, purchasing one must be done with proper discernment.
Are you the go-fast type thus fits a sport bike, or do you fancy going on off-road rides with a dirt bike? Well, why not opt for something that is, sort of, in the middle of both – an adventure bike!
Your first jump into the world of big bikes is an adventure in itself, so why not get a bike that could get you to any kind of adventure, be it on or off road.
Timely, Honda Philippines, Inc. (HPI) officially brings in the all-new Honda CB500X. It is the Japanese motorcycle brand’s highly-anticipated dual-sports adventure bike that recently went through a series of updates.
Recently unveiled in Europe, the all-new CB500X is powered by a 471cc liquid-cooled 4-stroke DOHC parallel twin engine that is rated to output 35.0kW at 8,500 rpm and 43.2 Nm of torque at 6,500 rpm. While these numbers could absolutely pull off fun in both on and off road adventures, it could also be a long-trip companion with it being expressway legal.
With its 17.7-liter fuel tank capacity, the Honda CB500X boasts excellent fuel economy with a decently healthy 27.8 km/L fuel consumption. First-time riders and enthusiasts will also be thrilled to ride this middleweight adventure tourer with its 199kg weight and a befitting 834mm seat height.
The all-new CB500X is both street-sensible and off-road capable thanks to its new inverted front fork Showa 41mm SFF-BP USD front suspension and new dual disk front brakes. It also boasts a larger 19-inch aluminum front wheel, giving more stability on the road for as well as comfortable handling. For the rear, the CB500X features Prolink Mono with a 5-stage pre-load adjuster and steel hollow cross swing arm rear suspension.
Looking good as much as it performs, the all-new CB500X features aggressive and sleek exterior design wrapped in eye-catching color & stripes of Grand Prix Red and Matte Gunpowder Black Metallic. As for the pricing, the all-new Honda CB500X is priced at PHP 380,000. For personalization, accessories are readily available the Honda dual-sport adventure bike.
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