VF500F Cold Start
Starting up the VF500F when the bike is completely cold. You will see that
my hand makes full contact with the engine block to demonstrate the engine
really is cold
Riding a 1986 Honda Interceptor VF500F #1
Remember to like the video! Check out my facebook page too!
Helmet camera ride with a 1986 Honda Interceptor VF500F. YouTube seems to
lack good videos with this motorcycle so I have made my own. This bike has
a Vance & Hines full Exhaust.
"The Honda VF500F (badged as "Interceptor" for the US and Canada market) is
a 498 cc displacement sport motorcycle manufactured from 1984 to 1986. It
is widely regarded as one of the finest handling motorcycles of the 1980s."
Engine 498 cc Liquid-cooled 4-stroke 16-valve DOHC V4
Power 68 HP @ 11,500 rpm
Torque 4.2 kg*m (30.4 lb-ft) @ 10,500 rpm
Transmission 6-speed chain drive
Suspension F: Female slider telescopic forks 37mm R: single
mono-spring/damper swingarm, 4 position adjustable rebound, air pressure
Brakes F: (two) solid disc 255mm diameter 2 piston sliding caliper R:
solid disc 255mm 2 piston sliding caliper
Tires F: 100/90-16 R: 110/90-18
Wheelbase 1420 mm (55.9 in)
Weight 184 kg (406 lb) (dry)
201 kg (443 lb) (wet)