These are the known mechanical and performance specifications for your 1996 Honda CB 500.
ModelHonda CB 500
Displacement499.00 ccm (30.45 cubic inches)
Horespower58.00 HP (42.3 kW)
Torque47.00 Nm (4.8 kgf-m or 34.7 ft.lbs)
Fuel Economy & Polution
Seat Height775 mm (30.5 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting.
Alt. Seat Height
Dry Weight172.0 kg (379.2 pounds)
Wheels & Brakes
Front BrakesSingle disc
Front Brake Diameter
Rear BrakesExpanding brake
Rear Brake Diameter
It appears you're interested in specifications for the Honda CB 500. This Naked bike model is powered by a Twin, four-stroke engine with 499.00 ccm (30.45 cubic inches) of actual displacement before compression. Fueling is metered via allowing this machine to produce its 58.00 HP (42.3 kW) horsepower and 47.00 Nm (4.8 kgf-m or 34.7 ft.lbs) torque. According to our records engine heat of the Honda CB 500 is moderated by . You'll need to get familiar with the 6-speed transmission and pay attention to final drive Chain maintainence. Our best information shows that the front tire size is and the rear is . The entire package is supported by the frame, . We know you like to go fast or cruise all day, but when you need to stop, you'll be dependant on Single disc front brakes and Expanding brake rear brakes. The Honda CB 500 was launched in 1996, and we're happy to know (or assume) you've got one in your garage. To help you keep your ride in tip-top shape, consider purchasing an owner or service manual.