Weave through city traffic, on to the motorway, then out to the unknown.

With agile handling and a relaxed, upright riding position, the CB500X effortlessly conquers any terrain. So whether you’re navigating the urban jungle or touring uncharted territory, find the escape you’re looking for – all with just an A2 licence.

The CB500X is home to a liquid-cooled 500cc parallel twin engine that makes both a great everyday commuter and weekend adventurer. Its rugged style is built for the rigours of the open road – and with top fuel economy and agile handling, you’ll be free to notch up the miles down country tracks, around new cities, and wherever the road may take you.




Bore × Stroke (mm) 67mm x 66.8mm
Carburation PGM-FI
Compression Ratio 10.7:1
C02 Emissions 80
Engine Displacement (cc) 471cc
Engine Type (cm³) Liquid-Cooled, parallel twin
Max. Power Output 35kW @ 8500rpm
Max. Torque 43Nm @ 7000rpm
Oil Capacity (Litres) 3.2 litres
Starter Electric



Brakes Front Single Wavy Disk, 320mm, 2 POT caliper
Brakes Rear Single Wavy Disk, 240mm, 1 POT caliper
Suspension Front Conventional Telescopic, 41mm, pre-load adjustable
Suspension Rear Prolink mono with 9 stage Preload adjuster, steel square pipe swingarm
Tyres Front On-Off Pattern
Tyre Size Front 120/70ZR – 17M/C
Tyre Size Rear 160/60ZR – 17M/C
Tyres Rear On-Off Pattern
Wheels Front 17 X MT3.5 Multi-Spoke Aluminium Cast
Wheels Rear 17 X MT4.5 Multi-Spoke Aluminium Cast

Dimensions and Weights

Battery Capacity (VAh) 12V 8.6AH
Caster Angle 26.5 degrees
Dimensions (L×W×H) (mm) 2095mm x 830mm x 1360mm (Low screen) 1390mm (Hi screen)
Frame type Steel diamond
Fuel Tank Capacity (Litres) 17.5L (inc reserve)
Fuel Consumption 83mpg
Ground Clearance (mm) 170mm
Kerb Weight (kg) 196kg
Seat Height (mm) 810mm
Trail (mm) 108mm
Wheelbase (mm) 1420mm


Clutch Wet multiplate
Final Drive Chain
Transmission Type 6-speed

Instruments and Electrics

Headlights  Low 4.8W, Hi 12W x 1 light
Instruments Digital Speedometer, Digital Bar Graph Tachometer, Dual Trip Meters, Digital Fuel Level Gauge & Fuel Consumption Gauge, Digital Clock