Honda MTX125R (1986-90)

The Honda MTX125R was a motorcycle produced from 1986-1990. It was equipped with a two-stroke, single cylinder engine with a capacity of 124 cc and a compression ratio of 7.6:1. The ignition was CDI and starting was done by kick. The maximum power output was 18.1 hp at 8700 rpm, and the maximum torque was 15.5 Nm at 7200 rpm. The transmission featured six speeds and the final drive was through a chain.

The bike had a liquid-cooled system and used a 24mm Keihin carburetor for induction. The front suspension consisted of air-adjustable hydraulic forks with a front wheel travel of 230 mm. The rear suspension used pro-link non-adjustable and had a rear wheel travel of 200 mm. The brakes were drum brakes both for the front and the rear of the bike. The MTX125R had a front tyre size of 2.75-21 and a rear tyre size of 4.10-18. The dry weight of the bike was 99 kg and it had a fuel capacity of 9 liters.

The average fuel consumption was 20.6 km/lit and the bike was capable of achieving a top speed of 121.2 km/h or 75 mph. The braking distance from 60-0 was 15.2 m and from 100-0 was 40.1 m. The standing 1/4 mile was achieved in 16.9 seconds with a speed of 116.4 km/h. Overall, the Honda MTX125R was a well-rounded motorcycle with decent power, suspension, and braking capabilities.

Technical specifications:

Make Model: Honda MTX 125R

Year: 1986 – 90

Engine: Two stroke, single cylinder.
Capacity: 124 cc / 7.6 cu-in
Bore x Stroke: 56 50.6 mm
Cooling System: Liquid cooled
Compression Ratio: 7.6:1
Induction: 24mm Keihin carburetor
Ignition: CDI
Starting: Kick
Max Power: 18.1 hp / 13.4 kW @ 8700 rpm
Max Torque: 15.5 Nm / 11.5 lb-ft @ 7200 rpm
Transmission: 6 Speed
Final Drive: Chain
Front Suspension: Air adjustable hydraulic forks
Front Wheel Travel: 230 mm / 9.0 in
Rear Suspension: Pro-link non adjustable

Rear Wheel Travel: 200 mm / 7.8 in
Front Brakes: Drum
Rear Brakes: Drum
Front Tyre: 2.75 -21
Rear Tyre: 4.10 -18
Dry Weight: 99 kg / 218 lbs
Fuel Capacity: 9 Litres / 2.3 US gal
Consumption Average: 20.6 km/lit
Braking 60 – 0 / 100 – 0: 15.2 m / 40.1 m
Standing 1/4 Mile: 16.9 sec / 116.4 km/h
Top Speed: 121.2 km/h / 75 mph

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