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This motorcycle had a channel frame designed and mass-produced by Honda and was equipped with a 2-stroke, 98 cc 3PS engine. Its usability was improved by interlocking the clutch with the change pedal. This was the first model in the Dream series of motorcycles.
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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:1949
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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 Dream Type D
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Model:Type D (Honda Dream Type D)
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Company name:Honda Motor Co., Ltd.
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Vehicle type/usage:Class 2 motor bicycle
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Location of actual vehicle/replica:Honda Collection Hall
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Year manufactured:1949
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Model / Weight
Style:Motorcycle
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Passenger capacity:2
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Weight:80 kg
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Points of interest, topicality:Honda's independently designed engine and frame
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Body / Size
Overall length:2070
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Overall width:740
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Overall height:970
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Headlamp type:Bulb
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Tire size (front):2.00×3.00
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Tire size (rear):2.00×3.00
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Body / Axle / Driving / Others
Frame:Channel press
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Suspension type (front):Telescopic
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Suspension type (rear):Rigid
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Steering:Bar handle
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Brakes (front):Drum
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Brakes (rear):Drum
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Features:Channel frame of stamped steel plates
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Engine/ Size / Power
Type:Air-cooled 2-stroke gasoline
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Cylinder arrangement:Single cylinder
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Valve train:Piston valve
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Carburetor:1
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Bore x stroke:50×50
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Displacement:96 cc
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Ignition system:Magneto
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Max. power/r.p.m.:3.0/5000
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Exhaust emissions treatment:Noise reduction muffler
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Supercharger:None
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Lubrication method:Oil-in-gasoline lubrication
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Start method:Kick
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Fuel tank capacity:7.0 L
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Features:Front intake, rear exhaust
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Drive-train
Transmission:2-speed
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Power transmission method:Chain
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Clutch type:Variable speed clutch (wet cone)
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Performance
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