Honda Shows Off New Africa Twin “Adventure Sports” Concept.Honda displayed their new Adventure Sports concept bike at the 2016 Osaka Motorcycle Show held over the weekend in Osaka Japan. Honda says the new concept bike is designed to take the “adventurous spirit of its base, the CRF1000L Africa Twin, to a new level.” Honda hasn’t released specific details, but what we can tell is that the new Adventure Sports concept is a more aggressive off-road version of the Africa Twin.
Honda CRF1000L Specs
PRICE: $12,999 base; $13,699 DCT
ENGINE: Liquid-cooled parallel twin
BORE x STROKE: 92.0 x 75.1mm
TRANSMISSION: Constant mesh 6-speed manual/6-speed DCT w/ on- and off-road riding modes
FRONT SUSPENSION: 45mm Showa cartridge inverted fork; 9.0-in. travel
REAR SUSPENSION: Pro-Link single shock w/ hydraulic preload; 8.7-in. travel
BRAKES: Dual 310mm wave discs front, 256mm wave disc rear; ABS; parking brake on DCT model
FRONT TIRE: 90/90R-21 tube type
REAR TIRE: 150/70R-18 tube type
SEAT HEIGHT: 34.3 & 33.5 in.
WHEELBASE: 62.0 in.
RAKE / TRAIL: N/A
FUEL CAPACITY: 5.0 gal.
CLAIMED WET WEIGHT: 511 lb. ABS, 534 lb. DCT/ABS