Honda CB550 (1974-1978) For Sale
Insurance Costs: 5 of 10
Current Prices: £4,900–£3,150
Power: 50 bhp
Engine: 544 cc, 9,000 rpm red line, 105 mph top speed
Economy: 40 mpg
Range: 120 miles from the 14.0 litre tank
Seat Height: 805 mm
Weight 198 kg (dry)
What Is It?
The Honda CB550 F and K are standard naked bikes which are powered by an air cooled 544cc inline four cylinder 8v engine, producing 50bhp at 8,500 rpm and maximum torque at 7,500rpm.
- Steel tubular frame
- Disc brake up front with single piston caliper
- Rear drum brake
- 35mm telescopic fork
- Dual rear shocks with adjustable pre-load
- Electric and kick starter
- 5 speed gearbox
- 4->4 exhaust system
The CB550K is closely related to the CB500F but with a slightly bored out engine delivering more mid-range power and torque however the weight is up roughly 8kg. The 19" front wire-spoked wheel takes a 3.25 tyre and the rear 18" a 3.75.
From 1975 to 1977 they also offered the CB550K SuperSport with a lightweight 4->1 exhaust system and flatter handlebars.
Colours: Black, red, blue, yellow
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|Year||On The Road||Off The Road||Total||For Sale|
|1974||2||-||2||30 / month|
|1975||1||2||3||8 / month|
|1976||3||6||9||30 / month|
|1977||5||4||9||46 / month|
|1978||2||8||10||21 / month|
Stats include those licenced for use on the road and those off the road with a SORN, by year of production. Source: DVLA
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