Honda CRF1000L Africa Twin.


6:33 AM 6/20/2020

Price in Europe: € 14,690+
USA Price: 14,399 +
India Price: INR 15,35,000/-
Australia Price: $23,499 +
Malaysia Price: RM 81,999

Honda CRF1000L Africa Twin is packed in compact, lightweight frame to offer outstanding off-road performance, touring comfort and agile handling for everyday use. It can go on even on bigger adventures in your desired land. This Africa Twin is one of the world’s best adventure bikes that is unbeatable in any terrain. This model comes with whole suite of features that includes cruise control, large touch-panel multi-information display.  This is compatible with Apple CarPlay. It got New DCT functionality, switchable ABS and multi-mode HSTC is available for optimal traction for both off and on-road riding. As per Honda, Africa Twin Adventure Sports is optimized for long range ride with comfort. It is fitted with bigger fuel tank. This motorbike provides more suspension travel. A larger skid plate, wider footpegs, a larger windscreen, and more features are available in it. The Africa Twin is available in stunning Matte Black Metallic and Blue/White/Red. The Africa Twin Adventure Sports is now available in Light Silver/Gray Metallic.

Available as 2020/2019 Models. (Matte Black Metallic)

2016 Honda CRF1000L Africa Twin.

Strong and linear power and torque deliver instant response anywhere in the rev-range – accompanied by a satisfying, characterful deep growl as rpm rises. A 270° phased crankshaft gives the power delivery a distinct character as well delivering excellent feel for rear wheel traction. Biaxial primary balance shafts cancel vibration. The engine's short height contributes to excellent ground clearance.
Six-speed manual gearbox uses the same shift-cam design is equipped with an assist slipper clutch.

The Africa Twin in a tough, lightweight form that offers both weather protection for the rider and a slim, agile feel.
Dual headlights.
Dual Clutch Transmission (DCT) for adventure.(Option)
Large 18.8-liter fuel tank.

The DCT of the CRF1000L Africa Twin is also fully equipped to operate in an adventure environment, with off-road functionality enhanced by the G switch positioned on the right side of the instrument panel. Pushing the G switch in any riding mode improves traction and machine control – all-important for off-road riding – by reducing the amount of clutch slip during gear changes.

Color options: CRF Rally, Tricolor, Silver and Black, Matte Black Metallic and Blue/White/Red.

Honda CRF1000L Specifications.

  • Engine: Liquid-cooled 4-stroke 8-valve Parallel Twin with 270° crank and uni-cam
  • Displacement: 998cm3
  • Maximum Power: Output 70kW/7,500rpm (95/1/EC)
  • Maximum Torque: 98Nm/6,000rpm (95/1/EC)
  • Bore and Stroke: 92.0 & 75.1mm
  • Clutch: Wet, multiplate with coil springs, Aluminum Cam Assist and Slipper clutch
  • Final Drive: O-ring sealed chain
  • Gearbox / Transmission Type: Constant mesh 6-speed MT / 6-speed DCT with on and off-road riding modes
  • Honda Selectable Torque Control System (HSTC): * HSTC 3-levels + Switch Off (*ABS & DCT models only, not on STD model)
  • Frame Type: Steel semi-double cradle type with high-tensile strength steel rear subframe
  • Turning Radius: 2.5m
  • Dry Weight: 208kg (STD), 212 kg (ABS), 222kg (DCT)
  • Kerb Weight: 228kg (STD), 232 kg (ABS), 242kg (DCT)
  • Fuel Tank Capacity: 18.8 liters | 1 Gallon
  • Length × Width × Height: 2,335 × 875 × 1,475mm (STD), 2,335 × 930 × 1,475mm (ABS/DCT)
  • Wheelbase: 1,575mm
  • Seat Height: (STD position / Low position) 870/850mm
  • Ground Clearance: 250mm
  • ABS system type ABS: 2-Channel with rear ABS off switch (* ABS & DCT models only, not on STD model)
  • Brakes Front: 310mm dual wave floating hydraulic disc with aluminium hub and radial fit 4-piston calipers (*ABS) and sintered metal pads
  • Brakes Rear: 256mm wave hydraulic disc with 2-piston caliper (*ABS) and sintered metal pads. Also Lever-Lock
  • Parking Type: Brake System on DCT model.
  • Front Wheel: Spoke with aluminium rim
  • Rear Wheel: Spoke with aluminium rim
  • Front Rim Size: 21M/C × MT2.15
  • Rear Rim Size: 18M/C × MT4.00
  • Front Tyre: 90/90-R21 tube type
  • Rear Tyre: 150/70-R18 tube type

Honda Africa Twin Video Review
2016 Honda CRF1000L Africa Twin

Source: Honda.com

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