New Honda CB125JX JC09 1982

The Latest Model of Honda CB125JX (JC09) - 80s Light Sport Touring Motorbike Specs & Photos

Honda CB125JX JC09 1982
1982 Honda CB125JX photo.
「ホンダCB125JX」 JC09. Colour: Blue
1982 New Honda CB125JX is the latest update of this touring sports motorcycle model equipped with an air-cooled 4-cycle, OHC, single-cylinder engine that has gained strong popularity as a highly economical, durable and lightweight slim motorcycle since its launch. It was released on December 17th 1982 with improved power performance and enhanced functions and equipment.

By partially improving the intake and exhaust system, the maximum output and maximum torque have been improved, and the fuel efficiency has also been improved. The front air assist suspension was adopted for the first time in the 125cc class of road sports. Change to square headlights.

This new Honda CB125JX has improved maximum output (14 horsepower → 15 horsepower) and maximum torque (1.0 kg-m → 1.1 kg-m) by partially improving the intake and exhaust system. At the same time, we are also aiming to improve fuel efficiency (60Km/L → 62Km/L, 50Km/h level running test value).
The suspension uses the front air assist suspension, the first for a road sports 125cc class. The rear uses a newly designed cushion damper, high-rigidity square cross-section swingarm, and 18-inch rear tire, which, together with the lightweight slim body (dry weight 100kg), enables light handling.
In addition, in order to improve braking power, the front is equipped with a hydraulic disc brake and the rear is equipped with a large diameter 130φ drum brake.

1982 Honda CB125JX Price

Sales plan (domestic/annual) 5,000 units (planned).
Standard cash price of the new Honda CB125JX 1982 in Japan was 220,000 yen (excluding Hokkaido, Okinawa and some remote islands)

1982 Honda CB125JX Features

  • Transmitted light type 45 degree inclined meter panel.
  • Bright (35W/35W) and sharp square headlights.
  • Front and rear blinkers with flexible stays.
  • Automatic locking push type fuel cap.
  • Side cover with left and right keys.
  • New design power lever and easy grip rubber.
  • Rationally laid out switches concentrated on the left grip.
  • Front fender with air guide to enhance cylinder cooling effect.

1982 Honda CB125JX Photos

1982 Honda CB125JX JC09
1982 New Honda CB125JX (JC09) picture.
Honda CB125 JX 1982
Latest Release Honda CB125JX Model Year 1982
Honda CB125JX JC09 1982 Red
Honda CB 125JX JC09 1982. Color: Red

1982 Honda CB125JX Main Specifications

Predessor1980 CB125JX
Total length (m)1.955
Width (m)0.745
Total height (m)1.070
Length (m)1.285
Minimum ground clearance (m)0.160
Seat height (m)0.765
Vehicle weight (kg)110
Dry weight (kg)100
Capacity (person)2
Fuel consumption (km/L)62 (50km/h level running test value)
Slope climbing ability (tanθ)0.36 (about 20 degrees)
Minimum turning radius (m)2.0
Engine modelJC09E (air-cooled 4-cycle OHC single cylinder)
Total Displacement (cm3)124
Inner Diameter x Stroke (mm)56.5×49.5
Compression Ratio9.2
Max output (PS/rpm)15/10,000
Max torque (kg-m/rpm)1.1/9,000
Carburetor modelPD19
Starting methodPrimary kick
Ignition methodBattery ignition
Lubrication methodCombined pumping splashtd>
Lubricant capacity (L)1.1
Fuel tank capacity (L)11
Clutch typeWet multi-plate coil spring
Transmission typeConstant mesh 5-speed return
Transmission ratio1st2.769
2 speed1.882
3 speed1.400
4 speed1.130
5 speed0.960
Caster (degrees)28°05′
Trail (mm)97
Tire sizeFront2.75-18-4PR
Brake typeFrontHydraulic disc
RearMechanical leading trailing
Suspension methodFrontTelescopic (with cylindrical air spring)
RearSwing arm
Frame formatDiamonds


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