Honda CX500 Turbo

Honda CX500 Turbo

Honda CX500 Turbo The Honda CX500 Turbo is a futuristic looking motorcycle with a turbocharged V-twin engine. It has a top speed of 121mph and its claimed power is 82hp at 8,000rpm. Honda was fighting to stay relevant in the early 1980s, and showed that they were capable of engineering a bike that had never…

From the Collection of Dave Mungenast, Sr.

1982 Honda CBX

Six cylinders. 24 valves. Six carburetors. The Honda CBX was legendary and memorable as Honda’s first production six cylinder road bike. The CBX gets up to 135 mph and is only 606 lbs, but still keeps a conventional stature: straight handlebars, twin rear shocks, and a tubular frame. It’s a cross between a full-touring bike and…