Is Honda CB500X Multipurpose adventure motorbike?

The Honda CB500X is a multipurpose, adventure-ready motorbike that provides the ideal ratio of functionality to performance. For riders who want to explore both city streets and off-road tracks, the CB500X is a wonderful option because of its comfortable riding position, competent engine, and sturdy build. For all kinds of excursions, the Honda CB500X is a dependable and fun motorbike, regardless of your level of experience.

The Africa Twin served as the model for the Honda ADV, which has longer suspension travel. It's more akin to a sportbike with an elevated suspension system than an extreme adventure bike. The CB500X features a sleek front end and a rather big fairing, giving it a top-heavy look akin to adventure bikes. Grand Prix Red and Matte Gunpowder Black Metallic are the two colour options that Honda will offer for the CB500X in India.

Engine and Gearbox
The 471cc parallel-twin engine that powers the Honda CB500X is the same engine that powers the CBR500R and CB500F. The engine has been tuned to produce 47.5 horsepower at 8600 rpm and 43 Nm at 6500 rpm. It is mated to a 6-speed gearbox with a slipper and assist clutch. 

The Honda CB500X is expected to get 28 kilometres per litre of fuel, according to ARAI. This mileage claim is valid for every bike model that is currently on the market. With its 17.5-liter fuel tank, Honda claims an average fuel efficiency of 28.6 kmpl.

Comparing the Honda CB500X to other midsize adventure bikes on the market, it appears more approachable due to its compact size. It has the customary adventure motorcycle front beak, a full digital instrument panel with gear position and shift indications, a tall windscreen, and dual-channel ABS for increased safety. 

Other features 
It also has LED illumination throughout. Additionally, Honda's intelligent ESS (Emergency Stop Signal) technology, which senses abrupt braking and triggers the hazard lights automatically, is installed on the CB500X. It also has the Honda Ignition Security System (HISS), which disables engine ignition through electronic control.

Suspension and brakes
The CB500X has a nine-step preload-adjustable monoshock and a long-travel telescopic fork with preload-adjustment capabilities. It has Single 310mm front and 240mm rear petal disc brakes with dual-channel ABS are used as standard equipment to provide braking. 

  • Eye-catching layout and colour schemes
  • Powerful 471cc engine that complies with BS6. 
  • Sufficient hardware for its intended use. 
  • Ergonomics that are comfortable and adaptable. 
  • It has a few features. 
  • Unfit for off-roading in a severe manner. 
  • Only available at BigWing retail locations. 
  • It is expensive. 

Price and Variants
The Honda CB500X is priced at Rs. 5.79 lakh (ex-showroom). There is just one Honda CB500X model available: STD.

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