Honda Africa Twin
|Honda Africa Twin|
|Also called||XRV650 Africa Twin Marathon, XRV 650 Africa Twin Marathon, XRV750 Africa Twin (reduced effect), XRV 750 Africa Twin (reduced effect), XRV Africa Twin, Africa Twin DCT, Africa Twin Enduro Sports Concept, CRF1000L Africa Twin DCT, CRF1000L Africa Twin, XRV650 Africa Twin, XRV750 Africa Twin, XRV 750 Africa Twin, XRV 650 Africa Twin|
|Production||1988 - 2019|
|Bore / Stroke||92.0mm x 75.1mm|
|Top Speed||108 mph (174 km/h)|
|Horsepower||92.93 HP (69.3 KW) @ 7500RPM|
|Torque||72.28 ft/lbs (98.0 Nm) @ 6000RPM|
|Ignition||full transistorized ignition|
|Transmission||Gear box: automatic
Final Drive: chain
|Suspension||Front: inverted telescopic fork
Rear: pro-link® system w/ single shock
|Brakes||Front: double disc. switchable abs. 4-piston calipers and sintered metal pads
Rear: single disc. switchable abs. 2-piston caliper and sintered metal pads.
|Wheelbase||62.01 inches (1575 mm)|
|Length||62.01 inches (1575 mm)|
|Width||36.5 inches (927 mm)|
|Height||56.3 inches (1430 mm)|
|Seat Height||33.5 inches (851 mm)|
|Weight||451.95 pounds (205.0 Kg) (dry), 229.9 kg (wet)|
|Recommended Oil||Honda GN4 10W-40|
|Fuel Capacity||4.96 Gallon (18.77 Liters)|
|Fuel Consumption||0.61 liters/100 km (163.9 km/l or 385.61 mpg)|
The Honda CRF1000L Africa Twin was a twin, four-stroke Enduro motorcycle produced by Honda between 1988 and 2019. It could reach a top speed of 108 mph (174 km/h). Max torque was 72.28 ft/lbs (98.0 Nm) @ 6000 RPM. Claimed horsepower was 92.93 HP (69.3 KW) @ 7500 RPM.
The bike has a automatic transmission. Power was moderated via the wet, multi-plate with coil springs, aluminum cam assist and slipper clutch.
It came with a 90/90-21 front tire and a 150/70-18 rear tire. Stopping was achieved via double disc. switchable abs. 4-piston calipers and sintered metal pads in the front and a single disc. switchable abs. 2-piston caliper and sintered metal pads. in the rear. The front suspension was a inverted telescopic fork while the rear was equipped with a pro-link® system w/ single shock. The CRF1000L Africa Twin was fitted with a 4.96 Gallon (18.77 Liters) fuel tank. The bike weighed just 451.95 pounds (205.0 Kg). The wheelbase was 62.01 inches (1575 mm) long.
1990 - 1992 Honda XRV 750 Africa Twin
Thanks to its liquid cooled four stroke engine, the XRV 750 Africa Twin is able to reach a top speed of 181 km/h with a fuel consumption of 16.4 km/l.
1993 - 2003 Honda XRV 750 Africa Twin
The XRV 750 Africa Twin motorcycle manufactured by Honda in 1993 and kept in production until 2003 was equipped with a V-twin engine which developed 62 horsepower at 5000 rpm.
2016 Honda CRF1000L Africa Twin
The new 2016 Honda CRF1000L Africa Twin model is a Adventure bike sold from year 2016, and it is equiped with a liquid-cooled 4-stroke 8-valve Parallel Twin with 270° crank and Unicam motor. The engine produces a maximum peak output power of 93.4 Hp (70 Kw) and a maximum torque of 98 Nm ( 72.2 ft-lb). Offered with either a six-speed manual gearbox or a new DCT transmission with selectable on- and off-road modes, both versions have ABS standard with rear ABS on/off and Honda Selectable Torque Control (HSTC).