2008 Honda Forza X/Z Audio Package JBK-MF10 - A Motorcycle with Sound System

Honda Forza X/Z Audio Package 2008 (JBK-MF10) - A Premium Scooter with Exclusive Audio System

Exclusive Audio System on Scooter Honda Forza
Picture of Honda Forza's Dashbord with Exclusive Audio System.

Light two-wheeled scooter, Forza series with simple "Forza X" and other types with "Audio Package"

Honda has added the "Forza X", which has simple functions and a light design as an entry model, to the "Forza" series of light motorcycle scooters, which have been well-received for its sporty styling and powerful driving feeling. The "Audio Package" equipped with the installed audio system will be applied to all types and will be released on March 14th (Friday) 2008.

2008 Honda Forza X Audio Package (JBK-MF10)
Photo of Honda Forza X Audio Package (JBK-MF10).
Color: White.
Release date: 2008-03-14.

In the "Forza X" that was added this time, the handle cover and meter ring are black to give a sporty impression, and the front and rear wheels are painted with silver to make your feet look stylish. In addition, the tail lamp has a silver-colored high-intensity paint on the reflector, and the lens is a light smoke type, giving a fearless impression. The transmission is a basic continuously variable transmission (V-matic) and is equipped with the "Honda S-matic Evo" of the "Forza Z" and "Forza Z ABS". By omitting the electronic control mechanism, the price is easy to purchase as an entry model. Was set to.
In addition, the "Audio Package", which is an option applicable to all types, is equipped with the world's first* 1built-in type "Forza Exclusive Audio System" in the light motorcycle class. In addition to the highly directional speaker system, it is equipped with the optimum functions for motorcycle audio, such as a helmet equalizer and an auto volume linked to vehicle speed. Until now, such built-in type audio was installed only in the Gold Wing in the large motorcycle class at Honda, but with the option setting for this Forza series, the motorcycle life with music is becoming more familiar. ..

The "Forza" series was fully remodeled to the third generation under the concept of "premium comfortable 2-seater" in December 2007, and is popular for its high-quality ride and refreshing driving feeling. It is a light two-wheeled scooter that has gained.

2008 Honda Forsa Audio Package Main Features

Main Specifications of The Honda Forza Exclusive Audio System Installed in The Audio Package

  • ● First in the light motorcycle class, the all-weather built-in (factory-installed) audio system designed exclusively for motorcycles is available for all types of "X", "Z", and "Z ABS".
  • ● The control panel uses an amber light-emitting switch and a dedicated liquid crystal display to create a luxurious feel.
  • ● Concentrates the volume around the rider's ears, and adopts a highly directional speaker system with little sound leakage around.
  • ● World's first, one-touch with preset equalizer curves that analyze the range heard by a rider wearing a helmet and reproduce the optimum range for jet helmets and full-face helmets. Equipped with a "helmet equalizer" that can be selected with.
  • ● Auto volume control automatically adjusts the volume and sound quality that the rider can hear up to 100km/h.
  • ● In addition to receiving traffic information/AM/FM, you can play back portable audio players, etc. by connecting to AUX.

Main Specifications and Equipment of Honda Forza X

  • ● Equipped with a V-matic continuously variable transmission that uses a wide ratio belt converter system.
  • ● A dedicated cockpit with a black meter ring and handle cover.
  • ● A dedicated tail lamp that combines a high-brightness painted reflector and a light smoke cover.
  • ● Silver-colored front and rear wheels that make your feet look stylish.
  • ● The body color is set to two colors, including the popular graphite black and the loss white, which is the exclusive color for the Forza X.

With the addition of this type, the Forza series is equipped with
Forza X: basic sporty type
Forza Z: continuously variable transmission "Honda S Matic Evo" with electronic manual mode
Forza Z ABS: Equipped with "Honda S Matic Evo" + "Combined ABS"
By adding an audio package to these, there are 6 types in total, making it a lineup that can meet the needs of a wide range of customers.

Manufacturer's suggested retail price

  • Forza X : 651,000 yen (main unit price excluding consumption tax 620,000 yen)
  • Forza X Audio Package : 719,250 yen (main unit price excluding consumption tax 685,000 yen)
  • Forza Z Audio Package : 761,250 yen (main unit price excluding consumption tax 725,000 yen)
  • Forza Z ABS Audio Package : 824,250 yen (main unit price excluding consumption tax 785,000 yen)

* Prices (including recycling costs) do not include insurance premiums, taxes (excluding consumption tax), and various costs associated with registration.

Sales plan (domestic/annual)

  • Forza X : 4,000 units
  • Forza X / Forza Z / Forza Z ABS (Audio Package Series) : 9,000 units

Honda Forza with Audio Package Main Specifications

Common nameForza X
[Audio Package]
Forza Z
[Audio Package]
Forza Z ABS
[Audio Package]
Vehicle name/modelHonda/JBK-MF10
Overall length x Overall width x Overall height (m)2.185 x 0.750 x 1.180
Wheelbase (m)1.545
Minimum ground clearance (m)0.135
Seat height (m)0.710
Vehicle weight (kg)196 [199]201 [204]204 [207]
Riding capacity (person)2
Fuel consumption rate (km/L)41.0 (60km/h constant ground
driving test value)
(60km/h constant-land driving test value)
Minimum turning radius (m)2.6
Engine model/typeMF10E/Water-cooled 4-stroke OHC single cylinder
Total displacement (cm3)248
Inner diameter x stroke (mm)68.0 x 68.5
compression ratio10.2
Maximum output (kW [PS]/rpm)16 [22]/7,500
Maximum torque (N ・ m [kg ・ m]/rpm)22 [2.2]/6,000
Starting methodSelf-type
Fuel supply device typeElectronic control fuel injection device (PGM-FI)
Ignition system typeFull transistor battery ignition
Fuel tank capacity (L)12
Lubrication methodPumping splash combination type
Clutch typeDry multi-plate shoe type (automatic centrifugal type)
Transmission typeContinuously variable transmission
None Speed **change type (V-matic)
With electronic manual mode
Gear ratio2.450 to 0.800D mode: 2.450 to 0.800
S Mode: 2.600 ~ 0.800
Caster (degree)/Trail (mm)27 ° 00´/92
Tire sizeFront110/90-13M/C 55P
Rear140/70-13M/C 61P
Brake typeFrontHydraulic disc
RearHydraulic disc
Suspension methodFrontTelescopic type
RearUnit swing type
frame formatbackbone


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