Honda CL300 Revealed | Cycle World

The CL300 was proven in China in November, on the identical time Honda revealed an identical-looking CL250 in Japan, with fractionally much less capability to swimsuit native rules. Whereas particulars of the bikes have been skinny, new type-approval info from China fills in among the blanks. Within the CL300, the 286cc engine makes 26 hp, with a retune geared toward maximizing midrange torque. Its curb weight of 379 kilos means it must be precisely the kind of easy-to-handle, novice-level bike that you just’d count on. A comparatively lengthy 58.6-inch wheelbase suggests stability is prioritized over sharp turn-in, primarily matching the Insurgent 300′s dimensions regardless of the CL’s taller experience top and extra scrambler-style look.