|Sale by dealer or Private party?
|627cc SOHC Inline-Four
|Seller reported accidents
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Ended on: Sep 30 at 03:31pm MST
Transport & Import/EXport
Location: Abbotsford, BC Canada
transport estimateBased on quotes other buyers have received from transport carriers on similar routes
This 1979 Honda CB650 is finished in a captivating red and black color scheme, this iconic ride is a visual marvel that has stood the test of time. A testament to the brand's enduring legacy, it's powered by a robust 627cc SOHC inline-four engine seamlessly mated to a five-speed transmission, promising a thrilling performance on the road. As you settle into the saddle of the CB650, you'll appreciate the additional features like the two-up seat with a convenient grab rail, dual mirrors for enhanced visibility, and the versatility of two stands. The essence of Honda's legacy is embodied in the iconic red finish adorning the fuel tank and side panels, adorned with Honda emblems, accentuating the bike's timeless appeal. Riding on five-spoke Comstar wheels adorned with reliable Michelin tires, this vintage beauty promises an authentic and unforgettable motorcycling experience.
For US bidders, this Honda CB650 is directly importable without modification as it is EPA & DOT exempt being greater than 25 years old. For more information on transport/import please visit our Transport/Import page
Now, let's talk powertrain—the beating heart of this exhilarating machine. A potent air-cooled 627cc SOHC inline-four engine, factory-rated at an impressive 63 horsepower, takes center stage.
It efficiently channels this power through a five-speed transmission and a reliable drive chain to propel the bike forward. Enhancing the performance are the conventional fork suspension at the front and a swingarm with two shocks at the rear.
The braking system, featuring a single front disc and a rear drum, ensures precise and responsive stopping power.
Take a deeper dive into the motorcycle's interior, where a blend of comfort and functionality awaits. The two-up seat, complete with a grab rail, ensures a comfortable and enjoyable journey for both the rider and their companion. Dual mirrors enhance visibility and safety, while the black vinyl upholstery exudes a touch of elegance.
The instrumentation panel is a rider's delight, featuring a 200-kph speedometer, a 9,500-rpm redline tachometer, and a five-digit odometer displaying just under 78k kilometers.
Notable elements like indicator lights for neutral, high beam, and turn signals further enhance the riding experience, making this motorcycle a pleasure to navigate.
A recent full service carried out at Abbotsford Honda motorcycle shop in the summer of 2023 ensured that the bike is in top-notch condition.
This comprehensive service encompassed a thorough check-up covering essential aspects like brakes, tires, battery, lights, and signals—all of which were given a clean bill of health. Furthermore, important maintenance tasks were completed, including an oil change, carburetor cleaning, fixing idle issues for smooth idling, and installing new spark plugs.