2013 Honda CB500F Specs & Price

As part of an aggressive revamp of its product line, Honda in 2013 introduced the CB500 line of motorcycles: A trio of lightweight, low-price bikes designed for beginner riders and those seeking function and economy but not inclined to completely sacrifice form. As so often happens with the world’s biggest motorcycle manufacturer, the strategy was a resounding success.

The naked member of the family is usually the one running around the pool after one to many martinis at Thanksgiving. However, in the case of the 2013 Honda CB500F, the naked CB500 is somewhat more conservative (to say the least.)

Specifications & Features
Engine Type: Liquid-cooled DO HC parallel twin, 4 valves/cyl.
Displacement: 471cc
Bore x stroke: 67.0 x 66.8mm
Compression ratio: 10.7:1
Induction: PGM-EFI, 34mm throttle bodies
Front tire: 120/70ZR-17 Dunlop 222F
Rear tire: 160/60ZR-17 Dunlop 222
Rake/trail: 25.5 deg./4.1 in. (104mm)
Wheelbase: 55.5 in. (1410mm)
Seat height: 30.9 in. (785mm)
Fuel capacity: 4.1 gal. (15.5L)
Weight: 419 lb. (190kg) wet; 394 lb. (179kg) dry

Based on analysis and information from private sources and dealers across the internet, the average retail price of a 2013 Honda CB500F is

$4,695
Last updated May 13, 2016

This video review and test ride of the 2013 Honda CB500F is lengthy but well worth the watch:

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