Honda CL500

Honda CL500

Honda CL500 2023 Experiences and Expert Review


Uncomplicated scrambler with a cool look, light-footed handling and a rev-happy engine - riding fun guaranteed for everyone. The CL500 proves to be a fun companion for every day on paved and unpaved roads. With a wide range of accessories available ex works, the Scrambler can be completely customised.

Honda CL500

Key Specification Honda CL500 2024

Engine and Drive Train

Bore67 mm
Stroke66.8 mm
Engine power47 HP
Rpm at Max. Power8500 rpm
Torque43.4 Nm
Rpm at Torque6250 rpm
Compression Ratio10.7
Clutch TypeMultiplate in oil-bath, Antihopping
IgnitionDigital, Transistor
Transmission TypeGearshift
Displacement471 ccm

Suspension Front

Diameter41 mm
Travel150 mm

Suspension Rear

Shock absorberDual Shock
Travel145 mm


Rake27 degree
Trail108 mm

Brakes Front

Diameter310 mm

Brakes Rear

Diameter240 mm

Assistance Systems

Advanced Rider Assistance SystemsABS

Dimensions and Weights

Front tyre width110 mm
Front tyre height80 %
Front tyre diameter19 inch
Rear tyre width150 mm
Rear tyre height70 %
Rear tyre diameter17 inch
Length2175 mm
Width831 mm
Height1135 mm
Wheelbase1485 mm
Seat Height790 mm
Kerb Weight (with ABS)192 kg
Fuel Tank Capacity12 l
License compliancyA2
Range488 km
Combined CO2 emissions84 g/km
Combined fuel consumption3.6 l/100km



Price Honda CL500

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Current average market prices

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Honda CL500 2023

Honda CL500 2023

47 HP

471 ccm

192 kg

$6,204.00avg. market price

attractive price

comfortable ergonomics

stylish look

agile, easy handling

Display poorly legible

little long-distance comfort

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FAQ Honda CL500

What is the current market price of the Honda CL500?
The current average market price of a Honda CL500, year of manufacture 2023, is 4,850 USD with an average mileage of 398 km.
Which one is better? Honda CL500 or Honda CMX500 Rebel?
You can compare these two motorcycles here. You can find all pros and cons of the comparable model here.
How about the availability of the Honda CL500?
Compared to other Naked bike bikes the availability is very good. There are very many Honda CL500 bikes available on the market.
How popular is the Honda CL500?
There is an average strong demand for a Honda CL500 on the market. Test reports of this model are read less often on the platform of 1000PS.
What is the data source for the content on this page?
The data comes from the online motorcycle magazine '1000PS'. 1000PS was founded in 2001. The company is based in Austria. Most of the content is published in German. However, the team also presents motorcycle test videos in English on YouTube. Here you can find 1000PS on Instagram.

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