Modified Honda CX500-cafe bike
This 1979 Honda CX500 V-Twin bike was seen at the Seattle International
Motorcycle show. Trick bits include scalloped tank for low cafe handle
bars, bar end mirrors, single rear shock on highly modified swingarm, and
heat wrapped pipes.
1979 Honda CX 500 Custom Test Drive
Created on September 23, 2011 using FlipShare. We sold this motorcycle on
ebay for $700.00. I am left this video up since it is neat to see a vintage
bike riding on the road.
1981 Honda CX500 Custom
This is my 1981 Honda CX500 Custom with only 10k miles. I just got done
with an 8 month restoration project. I had the tank repainted, new carb
gaskets, needles, and float needles. Its finally done and looks great. I
apologize for the camera quality and the microphone...its a cheap $50
camcorder that I picked up at Walmart.
Honda CX500 Custom Bobber- A bike`s metamorphosis from 1996 to 2014 - CX 500
Die 81er Ur-CX ist seit 1996 in meinem Besitz und hat seitdem eine
wechselvolle Umbauhistorie vom Ratbike / Survivalbike zum Bobber hinter
sich gebracht. Sämtliche Umbauten sind in Eigenregie durchgeführt worden.
Technische Details sind im Video grob beschrieben. Viel Spaß beim
Anschauen und Anregungen holen !
This 1981 CX500 I own since 1996. The bike has been modified continously by
myself.. Enjoy the video !
1981 Honda GL500
This is my boy Jason's new bike project. It is an 81 Honda 500. We are
going to build a bunch of custom stuff for it, airbrush the tank and
fenders, all that. Should be a good project. All we did before starting it
was change the oil, fresh gas, Seafoam, and the help of some starting
1981 Honda CX500 Café Race
Professional frame - off complete restoration done by legendary shop in
The bike has 490 miles since full restoration; shown mileage on current
gauge is not original (7500mile rule in California). Bike had 10K miles
before restoration began.
The bike is flawless in a one of a kind condition. Everything works and the
bike looks and sounds amazing.
The bike was finished on 01/22/2014
• New paint
• New seat pan
• Custom upholstery
• New handle bars
• New grips
• New mirrors
• New brakes
• New custom Exhaust
• New light
• New battery
• New brake light
• New turn signals
• Custom license plate mount
• Fully rebuild shocks on 01/22/2014
• New fork seals
• New air cleaners
• Fully rebuild engine (490 miles)
• Rebuild carbs
• Bike was jetted on 01/22/2014
• All fluids new