Honda CX500 Review
Just some brief history over this neat little machine. Great bike all
around for someone new to motorcycles and wanting to get one. Parts are
also pretty readily available as well which is a great thing. Not a whole
lot for the Exhaust but gives you a
bike to experiment and create your own style from.
How to buy an old motorcycle 1/3
This is a simple description of things you should look for when buying an
old motorcycle. The techniques are set up to educate the novice mechanic or
new rider, and are universally applicable to all makes, models and years.
Stay tuned for further how-to videos that explore this motorcycle more in
depth as I begin to restore it.
Here is pt. 2: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lA_upULdNUY
Honda CX500 Cafe/Bobber/Streetrod
Best use yet for the unloved Honda CX500. Seen at Weaver Motorsports
Vintage Saturday in N. Tonawanda, NY. June 26, 2010. Built and ridden by
owner Chad Herkey. Best in Show Trophy winner! Minimalist, less-is-more,
simplicate-and-add-lightness, whatever, it's a jewel. I want one.
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 !
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.
The Honda cx500 cafe racer
This is the result of my brothers great job rebuilding an ordinary Honda
cx500 (GL400) in to an amazing one of it's kind cafe racer style motorbike.
All the work and fabrications has been made on the the island of Corfu in
Greece , my contribution to the project is the clip on bars that i
manufactured and the photo and video that i captured during my visit in
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.
"Low and Mean" Cafe Racer 500 from 78 Honda CX500, Walk around and build,
photography by: Kaseyhuntphotography.com
This is the first Custom bike we built.
Other bike builds
P-51 Fighter 500
This video displays the amount of work and attention to detail that was put
into the creation of this bike.
Professional photos by: www.kaseyhuntphotography.com