2007 Honda CR85R/CR85R-Expert- Features & Benefits

Engine/Drivetrain

  • Cylinder and cylinder head boost engine torque for powerful acceleration.
  • Piston complements cylinder and engine power characteristics.
  • Exhaust system to match cylinder and deliver maximum bottom-end torque and peak horsepower.
  • Flat-slide PWK 28mm carburetor for ideal throttle response throughout the powerband.
  • Maintenance-free digital CD ignition for maximum power output at all engine speeds.
  • Heavy-duty clutch features tough friction discs for increased durability.
  • 49-tooth rear sprocket matches engine power characteristics.
  • Lightweight, liquid-cooled 84.7cc engine develops impressive power and features a Nikasil-plated cylinder for excellent cooling and wear characteristics.
  • Reed-valve induction and 28mm carburetor for crisp throttle response at all rpm.
  • Lightweight aluminum radiator for consistent engine temperatures and maximum performance.
  • Heavy-duty clutch.
  • Maintenance-free CD ignition with electronic advance.
  • Low-mounted exhaust system enhances mass-centralization and contributes to high peak power.
  • Slick-shifting close-ratio six-speed transmission.

Chassis/Suspension

  • Front and rear suspension settings for ideal bump absorption.
  • Handlebar bend optimizes rider position and comfort.
  • Lightweight, high-tensile steel frame with large-diameter frame tubing and cross-member provides excellent turning performance and straight-line tracking.
  • Box-section aluminum swingarm is lightweight and rigid.
  • Removable subframe is strong and durable.
  • 37mm leading-axle inverted Showa cartridge front fork features friction-reducing design to improve compression and rebound control.
  • The fork offers adjustable compression and rebound settings.
  • Wide-section aluminum top and bottom triple-clamps position fork tubes far apart for good turning and control.
  • Tapered roller steering-head bearings.
  • Pro-Link® rear suspension system features a fully adjustable Showa shock for superb compliance and wheel control.
  • Strong, lightweight wheels are durable and minimize unsprung weight.
  • Lightweight front and rear disc brakes with high-performance pads offer powerful, precise braking.
  • Front and rear axles utilize a surface-treatment for added strength and durability.

Additional Features

  • Slim, well-padded seat is comfortable and allows maximum rider movement.
  • "Non-slip" seat cover for excellent rider control.
  • Large-capacity airbox and reusable two-stage foam air filter.
  • Racing-inspired body-work design.
  • Cleated, folding, self-cleaning footpegs offer excellent grip.
  • Fully adjustable, high-quality controls include comfortable grips, dogleg levers, side-pull throttle and a folding shift lever.
  • High-quality, high-grip tires.
  • Adjustable front brake lever and master-cylinder assembly are the same as CR®125R/CR250R components.
  • Stainless steel clutch cable for long life and improved feel and action.
  • Works-type handlebar grips add to rider comfort.
  • Purchase of a new, previously unregistered Honda unit by an individual retail user in the United States qualifies the owner for a one-year complimentary membership in the Honda Rider's Club of America™ (HRCA®). Benefits include online access to the Honda Common Service Manual, six issues of the bimonthly Honda Red Rider™ magazine, travel discounts, trip routing, MSF reimbursement, plus access to the HRCA Web site (www.hrca.honda.com). Look for the HRCA support team at select off-road events across the country. For details on the HRCA, dealers should call (310) 783-3958, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Pacific Time.
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