Honda VF400F

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Honda VF400F
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Manufacturer Honda Motor Company
Production 1982–1983
Class Standard
Engine 399 cc (24.3 cu in), 16 valve, four stroke, liquid-cooled, V4
Bore / stroke 52 mm × 42 mm (2.0 in × 1.7 in)
Compression ratio 11:1
Transmission 6-speed manual
Brakes Single inboard ventilated disc, front and rear
Tires Front: 100/90-16
Rear: 110/90-18
Wheelbase 1,415 mm (55.7 in)
Dimensions L: 2,060 mm (81 in)
W: 750 mm (30 in)
H: 1,160 mm (46 in)
Seat height 780 mm (31 in)
Fuel capacity 17 l (3.7 imp gal; 4.5 US gal)

The first model of the Honda VF400F (NC13) was a "Naked style" motorcycle with bikini-cowling which looked like a MVX250F. It had a 400 cc V4 engine and was produced in 1982 and 1983. Notable features were the inboard ventilated disc brakes, Honda's TRAC (torque reactive anti dive control) system and air assisted front & rear suspension.

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