Ronax from Germany has relived the glory of 2-stroke 500cc machine in 2014 with this Ronax 500 beauty. Made only to 46 units, this 80 degree V4 2-stroke counter-rotating crankshaft engine can push out 160hp at 11,500RPM to its 6-speed gearbox. The bore and stroke are measured at 54 x 54.5cm that is almost squarish that makes it able to be balance in terms of torque and horsepower. Electronics are also added with two mappings for sport and rain.
This bike really brings back the memories of 2-stroke era in 1970s and all the way to 2000s where there are so many fast 2-stroke roaming anywhere in the world including in Malaysia with the presence of Yamaha TZM 150, Honda NSR150RR/SP, Kawasaki K1, Kawasaki RR, Suzuki Panther, Suzuki Gamma and RG Sports.
This Ronax 500 doesn’t cheap though. It is priced at EUR100,000 or directly converted to RM433,120. Check out the specs and more pictures after the jump: Continue reading “2014 Ronax 500 – 2-stroke machine racebike that ready for the road – EUR100k (MYR433,120) only 46 units”
The days when 2-stroke 500cc tears the track in GP championship. The days when Michelin was one of the tyre supplier. The days when we really see a race replica bike is actually a superbly fast bikes (NSR 250 for example). The days that we wish were never gone.
Image via racingcafe.blogspot.com
Classic lines with all that nice radical V configuration. Also notice that there is the Turbo version.
You are thinking to buy this bike and thinking what exhaust are available right now in Malaysia for you to upgrade the soundtrack of the CB 500 trio. Look no further as BikeTech Malaysia has shown to us the Arrow and Akrapovic slip-on exhaust to be fitted. This particular Arrow that is installed on the CBR500R should increase a little of power and at the same time upgrade the nice note to its soundtrack. Check out more images in gallery below: Continue reading “Arrow and Akrapovic Slip-on exhaust for Honda CBR500R, CB500F”
The CB 500 trio that we have been waiting for has arrived in Malaysia. What’s better is the price that is lower than RM35k as rumored before. This is a great time for any moped rider that has been waiting for so long to get a hold on superbikes. Wait no more, this is the time! Check out the official press release below:
Kuala Lumpur, 01 August 2013: Boon Siew Honda welcomes the latest addition of CB 500 series with introduction of the highly anticipated CBR500R, CB500F and CB500X models.According to Mr Satoshi Okada, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Boon Siew Honda, the CB 500 series exemplify Honda’s reputation in superior design and innovation, powerful performance and legendary durability and dependability. These mid-size machines are specially equipped with unique features and excellent value for money based on the platform – ‘Designed for Asian, Developed for Malaysian’. Riders looking for ‘Affordable Mobility’ with a fun combination of power, handling, racy excitement and everyday usability now have more choices to choose from the CB 500 series. The Supersport, Naked Style and Adventure Sport models are ready to drive the market with greater value and motoring excitement. Continue reading “2013 Honda CB 500 Trio has arrived to Malaysia – CBR500R RM28,588, CB500F RM28,288 and CB500X RM28,688”