2016 Honda® Africa Twin DCT,
Dream it. Do it. Ride it…
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Engine Type Parallel Twin
Engine Stroke 4-Stroke
Valves Per Cylinder 4
Valve Configuration SOHC
Compression Ratio 10:1
Fuel Type Gas
Transmission Type Manual / Automatic Clutch
Number Of Speeds 6
Primary Drive (Rear Wheel) Chain
WHEELS & TIRES:
Front Tire (Full Spec) 90/90 R21
Rear Tire (Full Spec) 150/70 R18
Front Brake Type Dual Hydraulic Disc
Rear Brake Type Hydraulic Disc
Wheelbase (in/mm) 62 / 1574.8
Fuel Capacity (gal/l) 5 / 18.8
Dream it. Engineered to perfection
Four-valve Unicam cylinder head design has numerous performance benefits including lighter weight and reduced gyro effect while also
contributing to the engine’s compact dimensions. A lightweight camshaft using the same materials as the CBR1000RR’s camshaft
operates the valve train.
Twin sparkplugs in each cylinder help to produce rapid, thorough combustion.
Distinctive sound and feel
A 270-degree phased crankshaft gives the engine a distinctive sound and feel almost like a V-twin while helping to produce strong and
linear power and instant response anywhere in the rev range. There’s a deep growl as the RPM rises that will be music to any motorhead’s
Clever design integration
The dry-sump oil system with internal tank reduces engine height. Combined with the Unicam cylinder head and other design elements, this
contributes to an extremely low engine height, which in turn results in generous ground clearance.
The water pump is housed within the clutch casing, and the water and oil pumps are driven by a shared balancer shaft, all of which reduces
engine size and weight.
Forward-mounted air intakes feed a large airbox. Dual air filters can be changed without removing fuel tank, and the system is designed to
minimize the risk of dirt or other debris entering the engine when servicing the filters.
The six-speed manual gearbox is both lightweight and robust it uses the same shift-cam design as found on the CRF250R and CRF450R
to ensure positive changes. An assist slipper clutch helps to maintain traction during downshifts or deceleration.
The Africa Twin is also available with Honda’s advanced Dual Clutch Transmission (DCT). It features the standard manual mode
allowing the rider to shift gears with triggers on the left handlebar and two automatic modes. D mode offers the best balance of fuel
economy and cruising comfort, while S mode cranks up the performance. S mode even allows yo
- Condition Used
- Year 2016
- Make Honda®
- Model Africa Twin DCT
- Category Dual Sport
- Type Motorcycle
- Location Coldwater, MI
- Mileage 12,758
- Stock Number 27080
- Primary Color Red
- Price $11,888
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