2005 Honda Rebel Features

6/1/2004 5:35:13 PM

With the Rebel, Honda gives entry-level riders the opportunity to discover a whole new world of riding fun and adventure.

Features & Benefits

New for 2005

New Candy Orange color joins classic Black.

Engine/Drivetrain

Proven twin-cylinder 234cc SOHC four-stroke engine is smooth, quiet, economical and easy to maintain.
Convenient and reliable electric starter.
Screw-type valve adjusters simplify maintenance.
Constant velocity (CV) carburetor gives excellent throttle response.
Easy-shifting five-speed transmission.
Maintenance-free automatic cam-chain tensioner.
Radically styled twin-muffler exhaust system.
Maintenance-free solid-state CD ignition.

Chassis/Suspension

Semi-double-cradle frame allows a long wheelbase and extremely low seat height.
Hydraulic front fork with dual Syntallic™ bushings.
Dual rear shocks feature five-position spring preload adjustment.
Rectangular-section swingarm.
Front disc brake with twin-piston caliper.
Wide, 15-inch rear tire.
Spoke-type wheels with chrome rims.
O-ring-sealed chain for increased durability.
Low seat height of only 26.6 inches.
Pullback handlebar.
2.6-gallon teardrop fuel tank.
Two-piece custom-styled seat.

Additional Features

Custom-styled, chrome-plated headlight case.
Stylish chrome-plated taillight housing.
Simple, straightforward instrumentation.
Chrome-plated turn-signal housings.
Maintenance-free battery.
Push-to-cancel turn-signal switch.
Key-operated steering lock for added security.
Easy-to-use helmet lock.
Transferable one-year, unlimited-mileage warranty; extended coverage available with a Honda Protection Plan.
Ownership includes one-year complimentary membership in the Honda Rider's Club of America™ (HRCA®). Benefits include: discounts, travel benefits, roadside assistance, one year complimentary subscription to Honda Red Rider™ magazine, access to HRCA Clubhouse Web site (www.hrca.honda.com), access online to Honda Common Service Manual. For HRCA details, call 1-800-847-HRCA.