2008 Honda CRF80F Features & Benefits

For young riders ready to step up to a manual clutch machine, the CRF80F features Honda's legendary reliability, big-bike styling, nimble handling and wonderfully balanced performance.

Engine/Drivetrain

  • Durable, proven and simple 80cc air-cooled single-cylinder four-stroke engine develops smooth, tractable power that's ideal for beginners.
  • Ultra-reliable CD ignition never needs maintenance.
  • 20mm carburetor for crisp throttle response.
  • Closed crankcase vent system safeguards against engine oil contamination.
  • Primary kickstarting for easy starts in any gear.
  • Lightweight, upswept competition-type exhaust system utilizes a quiet, USDA-qualified muffler/spark arrester.
  • Durable, smooth-shifting five-speed transmission.
  • Heavy-duty clutch with smooth, progressive engagement.

Chassis/Suspension

  • Lightweight high-tensile steel frame is rigid, durable and offers ideal geometry for recreational off-roading.
  • Leading-axle 27mm Showa front fork offers 5.5 inches of compliant suspension travel.
  • Pro-Link® Rear Suspension (see Technology Section)
  • Heavy-duty Showa rear shock offers a smooth ride.
  • Knobby tires offer excellent grip and long life.
  • Lightweight screw-type drive chain adjusters for simple maintenance.
  • Powerful, lightweight drum brakes.

Additional Features

  • CRF®-R-inspired graphics.
  • Engine design produces low emissionsthat meets both EPA and California Air Resources Board (CARB) off-road emissions standards.
  • Keyed ignition switch provides added security.
  • Durable body components.
  • CR®-style seat shape accommodates a broad range of rider sizes.
  • Generous ground clearance and rugged skidplate for undercarriage protection.
  • CR-shape handlebar enhances rider comfort.
  • High-quality controls feature comfortable grips, dogleg levers and side-pull throttle just like those of the bigger CRFs.
  • Cleated, folding, self-cleaning footpegs offer secure footing.
  • Fork boots help protect stanchion tubes and fork seals.
  • Silver-painted frame and footpegs.
  • Durable steel sprockets.
  • Washable, reusable foam air filter.
  • Transferable six-month limited warranty; extended warranty available with a Honda Protection Plan.
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