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Community Level 3cashman44

cashman44

Honda CR 500 RE, air cooled, 1984. Review with images

AdvantagesBuckets of power, bullet proof engine, great fun.

DisadvantagesArm pump, neck ache, chains and sprockets, frames can crack on heavy landings.

"I bought this bike in 1995, after being left a few bob by my lovely Gran' who sadly died in 94 (will always love her to bits for helping me out ) But I'm sure she'd be turning in her grave if she knew half of what I'd spent her hard earned cash on ! One of those things I know she hated most would have been the CR 500 ! . Well ... you know what it's like , you've always wanted something, now you have the cash......... I wasn't going to invest it in ..." Read review
09.06.2004

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Community Level 1spencer6666

spencer6666

honda cr500r QUICK !!!

Advantagesmassive power ! wheelies no problem !

Disadvantagespoor handling ! expensive to repair ! can cause fatal injuries in the wrong hands !

"if you thinking about buying this bike theres 1 thing you need to do first write a will and leave you children the money for your funeral !! i have ridden a friends machine which is fully standard and the bike is mental !!! your constantly fighting to keep the front end down whilst drawing the throttle back and ripping into powerband.this bike is bullet proof alongside the right maintenance frequent services should keep the engine clean and running ..." Read review
13.07.2008

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Community Level 1nightshade24

nightshade24

Honda CR500R Review

AdvantagesVery, Very Powerful, Grips well, easily maintained.

DisadvantagesCostly, heavy bike, very high.

"Well, where do I start. This bike is not for the fainthearted! Drop the clutch in at 4th gear and it still boasts enough power to get a wheelie going! I paid £3400 for my bike back in 2005, and since then the bike has had no problems whatsoever. The only things being the chain and the sprockets that wore abit due to this bikes power. This bike is rather heavy, and feels heavy when ridden. It is also very loud, so not for beginners. The engine ..." Read review
18.08.2008

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Community Level 0fox69

Quick review of Honda CR500R

"this has to be one of the most amazing off-road bikes ever built. i was on a mx track one day and some one on with a cr 500 flew passed me and i instantly fell in love! this is realy a bike for anyone who has a love for exteram speed and power
25.05.2008

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Community Level 1farce

farce

cr500r

Advantagesloads of power,wheelies for miles with little effort

Disadvantagesit can cause serious injury if pushed too hard!

"...looking to upgrade from a Honda MTX80 or Yamaha DT125R,you have been warned.... ..." Read review
16.01.2004

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Community Level 0alle

Quick review of Honda CR500R

"da paura sta moto . id the best bike in the world ........................................................................... .......... i hope the i buy one day one of this bike
04.04.2008

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