Honda CX500TC TURBO 1982 only 6,744 miles. This is a show quality motorcycle. It is a stunning example of a true time capsule. This motorcycle is all original and in showroom condition. It even has the safety reflectors on the forks. It has been carefully stored for many years. The bike has been completely serviced by a Honda Trained mechanic with all new fluids, brakes, battery and tires. It is running as if it was new. It also comes will the factor Honda Tuning tool kit (talk about hard to find, see photos) and factory repair book. The CX500 Turbo (also known as the CX500TC) was only produced for the 1982 model year.
1982 Honda CX500TC Claimed power: 82hp @ 8,000rpm Top Speed: 121mph (period test) Engine: 497cc liquid-cooled OHV 80-degree V-twin, 78mm x 52mm bore and stroke, 7.1:1 compression ratio Weight (w/half tank fuel): 571lb (260kg) Fuel capacity/MPG: 5.3gal (20ltr)/ 35-50mpg Only 2525 were imported to the US out of the total production run of 5257.
When it was introduced in 1982, the CX500 Turbo was - and still is - one of the most futuristic motorcycles ever made. It not only featured turbocharging - ramming extra fuel/air mix into the engine to increase horsepower - but also computer control of the turbocharging, fuel injection, ignition and numerous other advanced features. It was not only a technological feat, but a technological feat in a beautifully crafted package. I will work with your shipper for pickup