1978 Honda CX500

The bike that started it all. Built to make the biggest impact for the smallest dollar amount. Destined for the unforgiving streets of Chicago, it's a bike without too much flash that wears her grit well.  A modern urban hot rod.


Chopped and fabricated new seat frame
- Custom designed seat
- Clubman style drop bars
- Posh natural grips
- MAC 2-1 exhaust headers
- 8″ Cherry Bomb muffler with turn-out tip
- Modified front and rear fenders from a Goldwing
- Dunlop K70 tires
- Tank and side covers painted warm metallic gray
- Wheels, fenders, forks, headlight and headlight brackets powder coated satin black
- 7″ Headlight with custom mounting
- Tan DEI exhaust wrap with black plated hose clamps
- Progressive shocks and fork springs
- DCC Tail light & plate bracket
- Bike lowered 1″
- 90/120 jetting
- NOS 70's black pistol grip levers from Japan
- EBC semi-sintered pads


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