Honda EX5 Dream with 135LC Cylinder Head and Block Modified

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Kevin Le, MM FB fan has uploaded two pictures of this modified Honda EX5 Dream with Yamaha 135LC cylinder head and block. The execution are always nice and clean. This modification make this EX5 a liquid-cooled bike. I have seen many mods of Honda EX5 Dream bikes in Vietnam. They really like to mod this bike and I think it is a good thing. It shows that if you can dream it, you can achieve it. Continue reading “Honda EX5 Dream with 135LC Cylinder Head and Block Modified”

Modified Honda Dream 4-valve DOHC from Vietnam – this is for REAL!

Honda Dream 4-valve DOHC from Vietnam

Kevin Le, a MM reader has sent to the MM Facebook fan page a couple of pictures about this superbly engineered Honda Dream (a.k.a EX5 Dream) with 4-valve and DOHC engine from Vietnam. I can see that this machine is using Honda CBR150R cylinder head and block attached the engine of the stock EX5 Dream machine.  Continue reading “Modified Honda Dream 4-valve DOHC from Vietnam – this is for REAL!”

Modified Honda EX5 by Hafizi, Malaysia

Modified Honda EX5 by Hafizi from Malaysia

This nicely modded Honda EX5 belongs to Hafizi. His bike also being featured in Kapcai magazine, which is one of the great magazine that covers about motorcycle under 250cc.

Here are the modification details:

Engine: Standard

Make: 1996 Continue reading “Modified Honda EX5 by Hafizi, Malaysia”

Kayaba Laser White Web Rear Absorber for Honda EX5 / Yamaha RX-Z

Kayaba Laser White Web Rear Absorber for Honda EX5 / Yamaha RX-Z

I got a bike a secondhand Honda EX5 that is fitted with Modenas Kriss rear absorber which look very out of proportion when I got the bike from the shop. I need to change the rear absorber and thinking whether to fit it with original AAP suspension for EX5 or just fit it with Kayaba. I choose Kayaba.

This suspension with this colour also known as Kayaba ‘batik’ here in Malaysia. It is because the decoration on the suspension resembles a bit of ‘batik’ cloth painting.

Most of Yamaha and Modenas bikes use Kayaba as their original suspension supplier. I just want to try this Kayaba on the EX5.

17 more pictures after the jump Continue reading “Kayaba Laser White Web Rear Absorber for Honda EX5 / Yamaha RX-Z”

Honda EX5 Dream Drag Race Modified

Honda EX5 Dream Drag Race Modified

Some people says that Honda EX5 Dream are not good and not durable compared to Honda EX5 High Power. The owner of this Honda EX5 Dream anyway doesn’t care about them and continue to modify his Dream to be drag machine.

The owner said that this Dream is used only for racing and not to be taken to the public road. I respect this.

What has been modified to this bike? Continue reading “Honda EX5 Dream Drag Race Modified”