Honda V65 Sabre (VF1100S): review, history, specs


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Class: street

Production: 1984-1985

Also called: Honda VF1100S, Honda Sabre V65

Related: Honda V65 Magna (VF1100C)

Model
Honda V65 Sabre (VF1100S)

1984-1985

(USA)

Honda V65 Sabre (VF1100S)

History

History
Year Country Name / Frame / Engine
1984 USA Name: Honda V65 Sabre (VF1100S)

Frame: 1HFSC170*EM~

1985 USA Name: Honda V65 Sabre (VF1100S)

Frame: 1HFSC170*FA~

Specifications

Honda V65 Sabre (VF1100S): specs.

Specifications
DIMENSIONS Overall length 2280 mm / 89,8 in
Overall width 790 mm / 31,1 in
Overall height 1185 mm / 46,7 in
Wheelbase 1590 mm / 62,6 in
Ground clearance 145 mm / 5,7 in
Seat height 830 mm / 32,7 in
Dry weight 245 kg / 540 lbs
Curb (wet) weight 273 kg / 603 lbs
FRAME Type Double cradle (steel)
Front suspension, travel 41 mm air-adjustable telescopic fork (adjustable 3-way rebound damping) with Anti-dive system (TRAC), 145 mm / 6,3 in
Rear suspension, travel Swingarm with air-adjustable mono-shock (adjustable 3-way rebound damping), 119 mm / 4,7 in
Front tire size 110/90-18
Rear tire size 130/90-17
Front brake Double disc, 2-piston calipers
Rear brake Single disc, 2-piston caliper
Fuel capacity 22,0 l / 5,8 US gal (reserve – 4,0 l)
Trail 95 mm / 3,7 in
Fuel economy 6,25 l / 100 km (38 mpg)
ENGINE Type Liquid-cooled 4-stroke
Cylinder arrangement 4-cylinders V 90°
Bore & Stroke 79,5 x 55,3 mm
Displacement 1098 cm³ (67,0 cu in)
Compression ratio 10.5:1
Valve train Chain driven DOHC, 4 valves per cylinder
Max. power 121,0 hp (89,0 kW) / 9500 rpm

102,0 hp (75,0 kW) / 9500 rpm – rear wheel

Max. torque 101,7 Nm (10,3 kgf*m) / 7500 rpm

87,3 Nm (8,9 kgf*m) / 7000 rpm – rear wheel

0 to 100 km/h (0-60 mph) 3,04 sec
Top speed 248 km/h (154 mph)
CARBURETION SYSTEM Type Carburetor, 4x Keihin CV 36 mm
DRIVE TRAIN Clutch Wet, multi-plate, hydraulic operated
Transmission 5-speed with overdrive
Final drive Shaft
Primary reduction 1.707
Final reduction 3.182
Gear ratio

I

II

III

IV

V

VI (overdrive)


2.294

1.619

1.292

1.074

0.897

0.750

ELECTRICAL Ignition Fully transistorized
Alternator Three-phase A.C. Generator 350W at 5000 rpm
Battery capacity 12V-18Ah

Images

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Videos

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1985 Honda V65 Sabre

Manuals

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