2014 Honda SH Mode

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Fun, efficient and compact the Honda SH Mode is a great choice for all those looking for a daily city commuter.

The scooter features an elegant design language, plenty of useful storage place and plush suspensions which can deal well with small potholes. You’ll be happy to know that the Honda SH Mode is also offered with standard Combined Braking System (CBS) which plays a major role in keeping your ride as safe as possible.

The Honda SH Mode is propelled by a 125cc, single-cylinder, liquid cooled, SOHC, 4-stroke, 2-valve engine which is fueled by a 5.5 liter fuel tank. The engine generates a maximum output of 8.4kW at 8500 rpm and 12Nm at 5000 rpm.

Other features include an automatic centrifugal dry clutch, under bone frame and idling stop.

The Honda SH Mode can be yours for no less than €2,909.

Hit the jump for more information on the Honda SH Mode.

Overview

Honda SH Mode

The SH Mode is designed from the outset around some key baselines. Firstly, a comfortable and upright riding position plus compact body style and low seat height. Ease of use - wheeling it around, getting on and off, and operation were also important considerations. And as a model aimed, in the main, at the fashion-conscious young rider it had to look good, both when parked and when being ridden. All-round utility and accessibility is provided by plenty of useful storage space, compliant suspension and a comfortable ride. Standard fitment Combined Braking System (CBS) ensures confident stopping for the less experienced rider while the SH Mode’s 125cc engine - tuned for easy control at low-to-mid rpm - serves up gentle and usable acceleration with outstanding fuel economy and reliability.

Honda SH Mode

At the start of development Honda engineers took the SH125i engine and set about tailoring it specifically for the SH Mode125. Their aim was to produce a well-balanced and easy-to-use power delivery - with flat, linear torque from zero rpm - perfect for urban environments and riders with diverse riding experience and expectations. The basic architecture of the liquid-cooled four-stroke SOHC 2-valve engine - with eSP (enhanced Smart Power) - is built around a host of low-friction technologies all working together to minimize fuel consumption and maximize output. With Idle Stop technology, operable via a switch on the right handlebar. When enabled it automatically stops the engine running after three seconds at idle and re-starts it instantly the throttle grip is twisted.

2014 Honda SH Mode Key Features:

Honda SH Mode

• Single-cylinder, liquid cooled, SOHC 4-stroke 2-valve engine
• PGM-FI electronic fuel injection
• Automatic Centrifugal Clutch Dry Type
• Under bone frame
• Idling Stop

Specifications

Engine TypeSingle-cylinder, liquid cooled, SOHC 4-stroke 2-valve
Engine Displacement125cc
Bore x Stroke52.4 x 57.9mm
Battery Capacity12V-5AH
Oil Capacity0.9L
Cylinder Valves2
Compression Ratio11:1
Max. Power Output8.4kW/ 8500rpm (95/1/EC)
Max. Torque12Nm/ 5000rpm (95/1/EC)
Fuel Tank Capacity5.5L
Fuel systemPGM-FI electronic fuel injection
StarterSelf starter
Fuel Consumption47.2km/L (50.0km/L with Idling Stop)
ACG Output262W
ClutchAutomatic Centrifugal Clutch Dry Type
Final DriveBelt
Transmission TypeNo shift - V belt
Seat Height765mm
Wheelbase1305mm
Caster Angle27°
Ground Clearance145mm
Dimensions (LxWxH)1930 x 665 x 1105mm
Trail68mm
Kerb Weight116kg
Frame typeUnder bone
Rim Size Rear14M/CXMT2.75
Suspension RearUnit Swing
Brakes Front220mm disk
Rim Size Front16M/CXMT2.15
Wheels FrontAL cast
Tyres Rear100/90-14M/C 57P
Brakes Rear130mm drum
Wheels RearAL cast
Tyres Front80/90-16M/C 43P
Suspension FrontTelescopic
Price€2,909

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