2005 Honda Helix Features

9/8/2004 3:10:54 PM

The Helix serves as a stylish do-it-all ride, courtesy of electric starting, automatic transmission and plenty of storage capacity.

Features & Benefits
New for 2005

  • Available in Black and Pearl White colors.

Engine/Drivetrain

  • Durable 244cc liquid-cooled four-stroke engine produces plenty of smooth, user-friendly power.
  • Push-button electric starter and automatic choke make starting the engine a breeze.
  • Maintenance-free solid-state CD ignition never needs attention.
  • Lightweight, whisper-quiet exhaust system.
  • 30mm CV carburetor offers superb throttle response and excellent fuel mileage.
  • Honda's V-Matic™ automatic transmission means no shifting and ultra-smooth power delivery.
  • Powerful 12-volt electrical system and maintenance-free battery offer a high degree of reliability.

Chassis/Suspension

  • Durable steel frame is strong yet lightweight.
  • Rugged front and rear suspension offers a smooth, comfortable ride.
  • Wide, low, padded seat is comfortable for two-up riding.
  • Hydraulic front disc brake and lightweight drum rear brake offer excellent stopping power.
  • Cast aluminum wheels are lightweight, stylish, and strong.
  • Full-coverage bodywork, windshield, and sensible riding position give the Helix a high degree of riding comfort.
  • Lockable rear storage compartment is large enough to carry a briefcase or helmet.
  • Passenger grabrails offer comfort and convenience.
  • Full instrumentation features a digital speedometer, fuel gauge, coolant temperature gauge, odometer, tripmeter, digital clock, audible turn-signal indicator, plus high-beam and oil-change indicators.

Additional Features

  • Parking brake and ignition switch/steering lock help keep your Helix secure when parked.
  • Large, 3.2-gallon fuel tank offers extended cruising range.
  • Dry weight of 349.4 pounds and low, 26.2-inch seat height allow easy parking and slow-speed maneuverability.
  • Sidestand inhibitor switch allows starting only if the sidestand has been retracted.
  • Transferable one-year, unlimited-mileage limited 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.

Available accessories

  • Backrest.
  • Scooter cover.