Honda CD185: history, specs, pictures
|Also called||CD 185|
|Bore / Stroke||53.3mm x 53.3mm|
|Horsepower||83.01 HP (61.9 KW) @ 9500RPM|
|Transmission||Gear box: 5-Speed manual
Final Drive: Chain
|Suspension||Front: Telescopic fork
Rear: Swinging arm
|Brakes||Front: Double disc
Rear: Single disc
|Recommended Oil||Honda GN4 10W-40|
The bike has a 5-Speed manual transmission. Power was moderated via the Wet Multi-Plate.
It came with a 3.00-17 front tire and a 3.00-18 rear tire. Stopping was achieved via Double disc in the front and a Single disc in the rear. The front suspension was a Telescopic fork while the rear was equipped with a Swinging arm.
1979 Honda CD 185
In 1979 the Honda CD 175 was replaced by the CD 185 which, because its engine was merely 1mm bigger in the bores, while retaining the 175's 41mm stroke, was not a 185 at all but a 180.