1985 Honda VT 500 E (reduced effect)

1985 Honda VT 500 E (reduced effect) Specifications

  • Updated: 2023-03-20

General information

ModelHonda VT 500 E (reduced effect)

Engine and transmission

Displacement491.0 ccm (29.96 cubic inches)
Engine typeV2, four-stroke
Power27.0 HP (19.7 kW) @ 6000 RPM
Top speed137.0 km/h (85.1 mph)
Bore x stroke71.0 x 62.0 mm (2.8 x 2.4 inches)
Valves per cylinder3
Fuel controlOverhead Cams (OHC)
Cooling systemLiquid
Transmission typeShaft drive (cardan) (final drive)

Chassis, suspension, brakes and wheels

Front tire100/90-18
Rear tire120/80-18
Front brakesSingle disc
Rear brakesExpanding brake
Weight incl. oil, gas, etc204.0 kg (449.7 pounds)
Fuel capacity17.00 litres (4.49 US gallons)
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