A strong baby booked this XR500. 110kg so we replaced the rear schock absorber and we set the front forks according to the rider. The engine and the chassis have past the 100 checkpoints according to Honda's original specifications.The muffler is a Supertrap, the rear wheel is 18" to make it easy to use FIM tire, the handlebarr is reinforced 28mm, front plate and speedometer US type
This is the second year of the 500 cc RFVC engine.It was developed in 600 from 1985 and then in 650 on the famous Dominator. The 500 being the playful because of its capacity to rev up faster than the 600.
The XR500 was one of the most used motorbike by private riders on the Paris Dakar that year. Robust, reliable, she even won the women's category.
This XR was sold with its regular licence, Honda brand, type PE03