News 2014 Honda Grom | Quick Look

2014 Honda Grom | Quick Look

2014 Honda Grom
2014 Honda Grom

2014 Honda Grom

The Urban Dictionary tells us that a “grom” is a youngster skilled in action sports—usually surfing or skateboarding.

The Honda Grom is just the sort of motorcycle that would appeal to that demographic, as well as to seasoned riders who want a handy motorcycle that looks to offer a seemingly unlimited amount of fun.

With a slightly undersquare fuel- injected 125cc motor, the Grom takes you around town on 12-inch wheels with inverted forks and a single rear shock.

The seat height isn’t unusually low, so the ergonomics are workable for an adult. A claimed curb weight of 225 pounds means you can toss the Honda Grom around with abandon, and disc brakes will slow you down when you get a bit too exuberant.

2014 Honda Grom Quick Stats:

  • ENGINE TYPE: SOHC single
  • BORE X STROKE: 52.4mm x 57.9mm
  • TRANSMISSION: 4-speed
  • WHEELBASE: 47.4 inches
  • RAKE: 25 degrees
  • SEAT HEIGHT: 29.7 inches
  • CURB WEIGHT: 225 pounds
  • PRICE: $2999

For a preview of the 2014 Grom, click here. For a look into the entire 2013/2014 motorcycle lineup, check out the Ultimate MotorCycling Digital Buyer’s Guide.

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Don Williams
Don Williams
With 50 years of riding experience, Don Williams is a fan of all kinds of motorcycles. He enjoys sport bikes, cruisers, dirt bikes, touring bikes, adventure bikes, dual sport bikes, and rideable customs. Ask Don what his favorite bike is and he will tell you, "Whatever bike I'm on."

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