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 Honda Super Cub C100
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This best seller was equipped with a 4-stroke, 50 cc, OHV 4.3PS high-performance engine and automatic centrifugal clutch. It had a style all its own with features that set it apart from European and US-styled mopeds, including a step-through design for easy handling and plastic parts for lighter weight.
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Storage location:HONDA COLLECTION HALL (Twin Ring Motegi, 120-1, Hiyama, Motegi-machi, Haga-gun, Tochigi-ken 321-3597)
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Year manufactured:1958
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Manufacturer:Honda Motor Co., Ltd.
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Classification:Mass-production vehicle
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Current status:On public display: operational
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Vehicle name / Manufacture
Vehicle name:Honda Super Cub C100
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Model:C100
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Company name:Honda Motor Co., Ltd.
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Vehicle type/usage:Class 1 motor bicycle
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Location of actual vehicle/replica:Honda Collection Hall
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Year manufactured:1958
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Model / Weight
Style:Step-through
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Passenger capacity:1
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Weight:55 kg
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Body / Size
Overall length:1780
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Overall width:575
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Overall height:945
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Headlamp type:Bulb
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Tire size (front):2.25×17
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Tire size (rear):2.25×17
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Body / Axle / Driving / Others
Frame:Step-through, stamped steel sheets & pipes
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Suspension type (front):Leading bottom link
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Suspension type (rear):Swing arm
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Steering:Stamped bar handle
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Brakes (front):Leading trailing drum
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Brakes (rear):Leading trailing drum
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Damper (rear):Provided
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Features:Mass was reduced by wide use of plastic.
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Engine/ Size / Power
Type:Air-cooled 4-stroke gasoline
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Cylinder arrangement:Single cylinder, horizontal
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Valve train:OHV
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Carburetor:1
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Bore x stroke:40×39
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Displacement:50 cc
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Ignition system:Magneto
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Max. power/r.p.m.:4.3/9500
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Exhaust emissions treatment:Noise reduction muffler
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Lubrication method:Wet sump
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Start method:Kick
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Fuel tank capacity:3.0 L
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Features:Strong engine, outstanding durability
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Drive-train
Transmission:3-speed
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Power transmission method:Chain
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Clutch type:Automatic centrifugal
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Performance
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