Honda Philippines, Inc. (HPI), introduces today the highly-anticipated upgraded dual-sports adventure bike to the Philippines. The new 2022 Honda CB500X.
Recently unveiled in Europe, the new CB500X is set to quench every rider’s thirst for adventure with its powerful 471cc liquid-cooled 4-stroke DOHC parallel twin-engine, capable of churning out 47.5 hp at 8,500 rpm and 43.2 Nm of torque at 6,500 rpm. These features make it perfect for on- and off-road adventures whilst being expressway legal.
Honda claims a fuel economy of 27.8 km/l, and with its 17.7-liter fuel tank capacity, fuel stops should be few and far in between. First-time riders and enthusiasts will also be thrilled to ride this middleweight adventure tourer with its 199 kg weight and 834 mm seat height.
The new 2022 Honda CB500X is both street-sensible and off-road capable it has a new upside-down (Inverted) Front Fork and New Dual Disk Front Brakes. It also boasts a larger 19-inch aluminum front wheel, creating more stability on the road for comfortable handling. This dual-sport bike also features a more balanced suspension trip on pavement and dirt with its Showa 41mm SFF-BP USD Forks front suspension and Prolink Mono with a 5-stage pre-load adjuster, steel hollow cross swing arm rear suspension.
When it comes to looks, the new CB500X strikes aggressive and distinctive on the road with its sleek exterior and eye-catching color & stripes in Grand Prix Red and Matte Gunpowder Black Metallic. It includes readily available accessories and it comes with a suggested retail price of P380,000 and is already available at Honda dealers nationwide.