1978 Honda Benly CB125T | CB-125 TWIN

Honda Benly CB125T Model Year 1978 - Light Sports Twin-Cylinder 125cc Motorcycle Specs, Value, Photos Collection

1978 Honda Benly CB125T Red
1978 Honda Benly CB125T picture.
Body Colour: Red.
Release date: 1978-04-27.
1978 Honda Benly CB125T or CB-125TWIN is a lightweight naked sports-touring type motorcycle equipped with a 4-stroke OHC 2-cylinder 124cc engine, double exhaust mufflers, cssted wheels and 70s style body design.

This Honda Benly CB125T is a sister model of the Honda Benly CB125T-I, which was developed with the aim of providing a fresh style and agile performance. It was launched on April 27th 1978. Honda Benly CB125T (CB125 TWIN) added to the 125CC class displacement, which is popular for its affordable price.

Main Features of Honda Benly CB125T

Equipped with a high-performance, compact engine designed to improve output through high combustion efficiency. Comstar wheels with excellent maneuverability and stability, a rear damper with high tire grip and good shock absorption, and front wheel disc brakes with excellent braking performance make it possible to enjoy sports driving. Design.
On the exterior, the stripes that extend from the tank to the side covers are a design suitable for a nimble sports car.

1978 Honda Benly CB125T Photos Gallery

1978 Honda Benly CB125 TWIN Restoration
Restored 1978 ホンダ ベンリイ CB-125 TWIN CW image.
1978 Honda CB-125T Black
Picture of Honda Benly CB125T Model Year 1978.
Color: Black.

1978 Honda CB125T Main Specifications

NameHonda Benly CB125T
PredessorBenly CB125T-i (1977)
SuccessorCB125T JC06 (1982-2001)
Total length (m)1.980
Width (m)0.760
Total height (m)1.045
wheel distance (m)1.275
Minimum ground clearance (m)0.160
Vehicle weight (kg)126
Fuel consumption (Km/L)
(50Km/h level running test value)
Slope climbing ability (tanθ)0.40
Minimum turning radius (m)1.9
Fuel tank capacity (L)11
Engine typeAir-cooled 4-cycle OHC 2-cylinder
Total Displacement (cm3 )124
Inner Diameter x Stroke (mm)44.0×41.0
Compression Ratio9.4
Max output (PS/rpm)16/11,500
Max torque (kg-m/rpm)1.0/10,500
Lubrication methodCombination of pressure feed type and splash type
Lubricant capacity (L)1.5
Starting methodPrimary kick method
Clutch typeWet multi-plate coil spring
Transmission typeConstant mesh 5-speed
Transmission ratio1st2.769
2 speed1.882
3 speed1.450
4 speed1.217
5 speed1.083
Primary reduction ratio3.833
Final gear ratio2.600
Frame formatDiamond format
Suspension method(Front)Telescopic method
RearSwing arm type
Caster (degrees)27°0′
Trail (mm)90
Tire size(Front)2.75-18-4PR
Brake type(Front)Mechanical disc
RearRod type leading trailing

Honda Benly CB125T Price

Production plan : 2,500 units per month (including exports).
Standard Cash Price : 218,000 yen (in new condition at that year of 1978.


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