Honda CRF1000L Africa Twin.

Price in Europe: € 21,490+
USA Price: 13,599 +
India Price: INR 13,50,000/-
Australia Price: $17,499 +
Malaysia Price: RM69,999

Available as 2018/2019 Models.

Engine of the CRF1000L is packed in compact, lightweight frame to offer outstanding off-road performance, touring comfort and agile handling for everyday use. 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.

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 Type: Liquid-cooled 4-stroke 8-valve Parallel Twin with 270° crank and uni-cam
  • Engine Displacement: 998cm3
  • Max. Power: Output 70kW/7,500rpm (95/1/EC)
  • Max. Torque: 98Nm/6,000rpm (95/1/EC)
  • Bore & 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 Capacity: 18.8 liters
  • 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
  • Type Parking: Brake System on DCT model.
  • Wheels Front Wire: spoke with aluminium rim
  • Wheels Rear Wire: spoke with aluminium rim
  • Rim Size Front: 21M/C × MT2.15
  • Rim Size Rear: 18M/C × MT4.00
  • Tyres Front: 90/90-R21 tube type
  • Tyres Rear: 150/70-R18 tube type

2018 Honda Africa Twin Adventure Sports - Motorbike Video Review
2016 Honda CRF1000L Africa Twin.


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