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2016 Honda NC700X Specs and Price

2016 Honda NC700X Specs and Price

Since the first appearances of the 2016 Honda NC700X series at the Tokyo International Auto Show – the specs and price has not been released to the public. We do know that these upcoming Honda improvements will be in the middleweight adventure-tourers class. At this time, this vehicle is receiving its upgrades in aesthetics as well as technical improvements. This bike that can accommodate plenty of fuel capacity with its 5.8 gallons capacity. Honda’s goal is to serve the widest possible market with this motorcycle that is practical for everyday usage. Needless to say, the design and construction are very ergonomic, Honda will never compromise on providing the best comfort in any riding condition. The closest estimation for the arrival date of this bike will be in May of 2016 if there are no delays on the finalization.

2016 Honda NC700X

As of the date of this review, there is one color that Honda has planned for the public, and that is the black and gray two-tone colors. Technical details for the engine will include the Dual-Clutch of Automatic Transmission (DCT). The displacement will set the 670cc with the liquid-cooled parallel twin engine that will complement the aggressive style of the body construction. There are some impressive changes, and they include the revised windscreen, LED Taillight, gauge cluster, new muffler to improve the engine sound, and plenty more to come. If based on the mentioned specs details, we still have not gotten you revved up about Honda’s new bike, then you should check out the 2016 Honda VFR1200X edition. With this model, it will have a massive displacement of 1237cc, 6-speeds, and much more.

The DCT technology that was mentioned earlier as part of the 2016 Honda NC700X series will offer three different sport mode settings, which is a great feature to explore for all riders. The special features enhance the performance of this bike, such as the “L” shaped air valves in the wheel section that function to add clearance with smoother handling. If you are curious about its release worldwide, note that this bike is a US based production, and it will be released following a timely schedule for the national market.

 

[Photos; Cycleworld]

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2016 Honda CB500X Specs and Colors

2016 Honda CB500X Specs and Colors

Only a few bikes can truly be called versatile, even with the moderate level of the displacement value, and that is the 2016 Honda CB500X series. This bike is in the fuel-efficiency with free-reviving class, and it will get more updates than the upcoming series. For the engine power section, this bike has the 471cc parallel twin of middleweight displacement and adventure-tour motorcycle class. It was important for Honda to give this bike an aggressive construction. From the dimensional details, this vehicle will be larger overall. One of the clearest improvements is the windscreen that will be 100mm. LED lighting has been in the standard requirement for all modern motorcycle production in this 21st century, and no bike maker would consider compromising on this essential feature.

2016 Honda CB500X

The excitement about exploring this bike continues to build regarding the LED toys, because there are still a few classified features that are currently being quality tested. However, we do have updates on some features that we can share. The updates that this bike will have include an adjustable front-brake lever, front fork preload, and improvement on the shock settings. The most-recognized changes are the revised gear-shifting mechanism that makes changing gears smoother. When it comes to the color options for this motorcycle – Honda fans will be excited because there are several color options. The options include Matte Brown Metallic, and Matte Black Metallic. Expected arrival in the US region will be in February 2016. As for the pricing, it will start at $6,499. Prices are subject to change.

Further updates for the 2016 Honda CB500X series will come in the next few weeks after the International Motorcycle Show in California this November. Moreover, there will be an extra appearance from Honda’s production line, including the VFR, NC, and CRF variations to make the debut performance glorious. Additional news from the engineers that work on this series advise that the lighting fixtures are incredible, whether it’s day or night – the sharp focus of the lighting never decreases.

[Photos: Cycleworld]

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2016 Suzuki GSXR 1000 Specs and Price

2016 Suzuki GSXR 1000 Specs and Price

Finalization of the 2016 Suzuki GSXR 1000 specs is nearly complete, but the pricing will remain unknown until all the production phases have been finished. However, the estimated price of this vehicle is around $13,899 for the non-ABS type, and complete pricing have need to wait until its release date. Those who attended the Indianapolis Motor Show should not confuse what they saw with the 2016 model. The bike at the show was the 2016 commemorative edition that paid homage to the R750s series that came out in 1986. Despite it was a commemorative series – it is still a good-looking bike that we will discuss shortly. The engine in that motorcycle has “30 years of performance” which gives its rider an uncompromising level of reliable riding.

2016 Suzuki GSXR 1000 Red Color

Red Color

The engine is a 999cc with a 4-stroke, liquid-cooled, and 4-cylinders with the DOHC equipment. The fuel system will have Suzuki Fuel Injection that will combine 6-speed transmission in constant mesh. The bike will use the Chain Drive and lubrication that works best with the Wet Sump. Besides the “1000” Edition, Suzuki will also produce the 2016 Suzuki Bandit 1250S to arrive in the same year. The pricing for this vehicle will begin around $9,899. This motorcycle will get a mix of new and old features that will also combine the analog tach with a LCD panel as the display system. Riding this bike will be an exciting experience, with the 1,255cc displacement on the engine. The engine’s power capacity is around 97 HP at 7,500 RPM, and the torque is 80 lb-ft at 3,700 RPM.

Furthermore, the 2016 Suzuki GSXR 1000 series offers tons of great features for fans to get excited about. For instance, the color options will be Pearl Mira Red, Pearl Glacier White, and Pearl Vigor Blue. Electronic Ignition that uses transistorized innovation is also another feature for this upcoming model from Suzuki. There is no doubt that the performance of this new series will be awesome, partly due to the lightweight engine.

2016 Suzuki GSXR 1000 Blue Color

Blue Color

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