2006 Honda CRF70F Features & Benefits

6/1/2005 8:37:00 AM

With big-bike motocrosser styling, a low seat height and a three-speed transmission with automatic clutch, the CRF70F is the ideal choice for growing riders.

Engine/Drivetrain

- Fuel-efficient SOHC 72cc four-stroke engine offers easy-to-use power and a high level of dependability.
- 13mm piston-valve carburetor offers excellent rideability and high fuel mileage.
- Closed crankcase vent system safeguards against engine oil contamination.
- Automatic cam-chain tensioner.
- Maintenance-free CD ignition.
- Quiet, USDA-qualified muffler/spark arrester.
- #420 drive chain is tough and durable.
- Three-speed constant-mesh transmission with automatic clutch for easy takeoffs and shifting.

Chassis/Suspension

- Lightweight and rigid backbone frame configuration.
- Smooth-action 27mm front fork provides 3.2 inches of suspension travel for confident control over rugged trails.
- Triangulated swingarm with single shock is durable and offers 3.5 inches of rear wheel travel.
- Brakes are compact, lightweight and feature leading-/trailing-shoe-design front and rear.
- Knobby tires offer excellent grip and long life.

Additional Features

- CRF®-R-inspired graphics.
- Engine design produces low emissions and meets California Air Resources Board (CARB) off-road emissions standards.
- Keyed ignition switch provides added security.
- Chrome, steel-spoked wheels combine with Honda Racing styling and graphics to look like the bigger CRFs and XR™s.
- CR®-style seat shape accommodates a broad range of rider sizes.
- Small and lightweight feel combine with low seat height to inspire confidence in younger riders.
- Tough and durable plastic body parts.
- Motocross-style handlebar with crossbar.
- Folding, cleated footpegs offer secure footing even in muddy conditions.
- Silver-painted frame and footpegs.
- Front suspension features new dual-rate springs and revised damping rates for improved rider comfort and bump absorption.
- Transferable six-month limited warranty; extended coverage available with a Honda Protection Plan.
- Ownership includes one-year complimentary membership for an individual in the Honda Rider's Club of America™ (HRCA®). Benefits include: discounts, travel benefits, roadside assistance, one year of Honda Red Rider™ magazine, access to HRCA Clubhouse Web site (www.hrca.honda.com) and access online to Honda Common Service Manual. For HRCA details, call 1-800-847-HRCA.