2005 Honda Nighthawk Features

The Nighthawk delivers a full measure of Honda quality in a lightweight and practical package.

Features & Benefits

  • Twin-cylinder 234cc SOHC engine offers plenty of smooth, easy-to-use power.
  • Large cylinder fins for efficient engine cooling.
  • Screw-type valve adjusters simplify maintenance.
  • Single 26mm CV carburetor offers crisp throttle response throughout the rpm range.
  • CD ignition requires no maintenance.
  • Maintenance-free automatic cam-chain tensioner.
  • Convenient and reliable electric starter.
  • Good-looking and quiet chrome exhaust system.
  • Simple, easily adjustable cable-operated clutch and easy-shifting five-speed transmission.
  • Durable O-ring-sealed drive chain.


  • Single-cradle steel frame is lightweight and strong.
  • 31mm front fork offers a compliant, controlled ride.
  • Dual rear shocks offer five-position preload adjustability for varying loads and conditions.
  • Powerful drum brakes front and rear.
  • Lightweight, chromed spoke wheels.
  • High-quality tires offer excellent traction and long life.

Additional Features

  • Relaxed standard riding position and ergonomically designed seat offer a high level of riding comfort for both rider and passenger.
  • Large, 4.3-gallon fuel capacity and outstanding fuel mileage offer excellent cruising range.
  • Round halogen headlight.
  • Low seat height of just 29.3 inches.
  • Easy-to-read instrumentation includes a handy tripmeter.
  • Standard tool kit.
  • Convenient steering lock for added security.
  • Dual mirrors.
  • Maintenance-free battery.
  • Handlebar switches and controls use internationally approved ISO graphic symbols.
  • 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

  • Touring Accessories: Tank Pad, Magnetic Tank Bag (Black).
  • Chrome Accessories: Backrest.
  • Additional accessories: Cycle Cover.
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