News 2012 Honda Rebel | Preview/Specs

2012 Honda Rebel | Preview/Specs

2012 Honda Motorcycles

Honda has always catered to the entry-level rider with the Rebel. The Rebel CMX250C features lightweight for easy maneuverability coupled with a 236cc that gets great gas mileage.

The bike is built for an entry rider that seeks easy riding and comfort, whether it’s a trip downtown or heading into the mountains for a short adventure.

The 2012 Honda Rebel CMX250C arrives in showrooms this September. Pricing has yet to be determined.

2012 Honda Rebel CMX250C Specs

Model: CMX250C
Engine Type: 234cc air-cooled parallel twin-cylinder
Bore and Stroke: 53mm x 53mm
Compression ratio: 9.2:1
Valve Train: SOHC; two valves per cylinder
Induction: Single 26mm diaphragm-type CV carburetor
Ignition: CD
Transmission: Five-speed
Final Drive: O-ring- sealed chain
Suspension Front: 33mm fork; 4.6 inches travel

Rear: Dual shocks with five-position spring preload adjustability; 2.9 inches

travel

Brakes Front: Single disc with twin-piston caliper

Rear: Drum

Tires Front: 3.00-18

Rear: 130/90-15

Wheelbase: 57.1 inches
Rake (Caster angle): 30o40′
Trail: 113mm (4.4 inches)
Seat Height: 26.6 inches
Fuel Capacity: 2.6 gallons, including 0.7-gallon reserve
Estimated Fuel Economy: 84 mpg
Colors: Matte Silver, Candy Red
Curb Weight: 331 pounds

 

Ron Lieback
Ron Lieback
One of the few moto journalists based on the East Coast, Ron Lieback joined the motorcycle industry as a freelancer in 2007, and is currently Online Editor at Ultimate Motorcycling. He is also the author of "365 to Vision: Modern Writer's Guide (How to Produce More Quality Writing in Less Time).

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