The motorcycle display at the Toyko Motor Show features a number of interesting motorcycles. Making its world premiere, the CB1100 explores the potential of the air-cooled, 4-cylinder engine while building upon the aesthetic appeal and riding taste of the generations of CBs.
World’s First Automatic Sportbike
Honda Motor Co., Ltd. announced that it has developed a motorcycle Dual Clutch Transmission (*1), the world’s first (*2) fully automatic motorcycle dual clutch transmission for large-displacement sport bikes. The new transmission provides riders sporty riding enjoyment with easy operation, while its superior transmission efficiency delivers fuel economy equal to or better than a conventional manual transmission.