Honda PC800 (Pacific Coast): review, history, specs


From BikesWiki.com, Japanese Motorcycle Encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search

Class: tourer

Production: 1989-1998

Also called: Honda Pacific Coast 800

Model
Honda PC800 Pacific Coast

(Europe, Japan, North America)

1989-1998

Honda Pacific Coast 800

History

History
Year Country Name / Frame / Engine
1989 Europe, North America Name: Honda Pacific Coast 800

Frame: JH2RC34XKMXXXXXX (USA)

Code: PC800K

1990 Europe, Japan, North America Name: Honda Pacific Coast 800

Frame: JH2RC34XLMXXXXXX (USA), RC34-100XXXX (Japan)

Code: PC800L

1994 Japan, USA Name: Honda Pacific Coast 800

Frame: JH2RC34XRMXXXXXX (USA), RC34-110XXXX (Japan)

Code: PC800R

1995 USA Name: Honda Pacific Coast 800

Frame: JH2RC34XSMXXXXXX (USA)

Code: PC800 A / PC800 AC

1996 Japan, USA Name: Honda Pacific Coast 800

Frame: JH2RC34XTMXXXXXX (USA), RC34-120XXXX (Japan)

Code: PC800T

1997 USA Name: Honda Pacific Coast 800

Frame: JH2RC34XVMXXXXXX

Code: PC800 A, PC800 AC

1998 USA Name: Honda Pacific Coast 800

Frame: JH2RC34XWMXXXXXX

Code: PC800 A, PC800 AC

Specifications

Honda PC800 (Pacific Coast): specs

Specifications
DIMENSIONS Overall length 2290 mm / 90,2 in
Overall width 820 mm / 32,3 in
Overall height 1370 mm / 53,9 in – PC800 (’89-90)

1420 mm / 55,9 in – PC800 (’94-98)

Wheelbase 1555 mm / 61,2 in
Ground clearance 140 mm / 5,5 in
Seat height 765 mm / 30,1 in
Dry weight 262 kg / 578 lbs – PC800 (’89-90)

263 kg / 580 lbs – PC800 (’89-90) Californian model

265 kg / 584 lbs – PC800 (’94-98)

266 kg / 586 lbs – PC800 (’94-98) Californian model

Curb (wet) weight 280 kg / 617 lbs – PC800 (’89-90)

281 kg / 619 lbs – PC800 (’89-90) Californian model

283 kg / 624 lbs – PC800 (’94-98)

284 kg / 626 lbs – PC800 (’94-98) Californian model

FRAME Type Double cradle (steel)
Front suspension, travel 41 mm telescopic fork, 145 mm (5,7 in)
Rear suspension, travel Swingarm with twin-shock, 130 mm (5,1 in)

Adjustable 4-way spring pre-load

Front tire size 120/80-17 (61H)
Rear tire size 140/80-15M/C (67H)
Front brake Double disc, 290 mm, 2-piston caliper
Rear brake Drum
Fuel capacity 16,0 l / 4,2 US gal
Trail 101 mm (4,0 in)
Fuel economy 3,84 l / 100 km (60 km/h)

4,90 l / 100 km (48 mpg) - tested

ENGINE Type Water cooled 4-stroke
Cylinder arrangement 2 cylinders V-twin
Bore & Stroke 79,5 x 80,6 mm (3,19 x 2,60 in)
Displacement 800 cm³ (48,8 cu in)
Compression ratio 9.0:1
Valve train Chain driven SOHC, 3 valves per cylinder (with hydraulic adjusters)
Max. power 56,5 hp (41,6 kW) / 6500 rpm
Max. torque 65,7 Nm (6,7 kg*m) / 5500 rpm
0 to 100 km/h
Top speed 172 km/h (107 mph)
CARBURETION SYSTEM Type Carburetor, 2x Keihin CV, 36 mm
DRIVE TRAIN Clutch Wet, multi-plate (hydraulic operating)
Transmission 5-speed, constant mesh
Final drive Shaft
Primary reduction 1.810
Final reduction 3.400
Gear ratio

I

II

III

IV

V


2.600

1.700

1.250

0.964

0.800

ELECTRICAL Ignition Full transistorized
Alternator Three-phase alternator 13.5-15.5V at 5000 rpm
Battery capacity 12V-10 Ah

Images

Honda PC800 (Pacific Coast): images, gallery

Honda Pacific Coast
Honda Pacific Coast
Honda Pacific Coast
Honda Pacific Coast
Honda Pacific Coast
Honda Pacific Coast

Videos

Honda PC800 (Pacific Coast): video.

1995 HONDA PC800 PACIFIC COAST

Manuals

Honda PC800 (Pacific Coast): manuals, parts, microfiches.