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The Honda Super Cub in 1958, 10 years after the of Honda Motor Co. Ltd. The ‘Cub’ is said by some to be an of Cheap Urban Bike the development of this model was to provide a kind of cheap transportation in busy cities, but is no evidence to prove this. The more likely refers to products such as the earlier Cub. an affordable and extremely light aircraft from the possessing many of the same qualities of the Honda bike that improved versions of the Cub were also called Cubs ).

Honda had discovered how to the power and efficiency of 4-… by increasing engine speed and the company set about breaking a market sector totally by the 2-… models of other So successful were they the Honda Cub became the most motorcycle model in history, and huge contributions to Honda’s and profit. Honda used the You meet the nicest people on a as they broke into the speaking world, until dominated by British motorcycles.

In 1967, after 9 years of the whole motorcycle was uprated, the going from pushrod to SOHC 4.9bhp. Though the design of Cub remained unchanged, new styling features and improvements integrated along with displacement (70 cc and 90 cc models) versions.

In the Honda fitted a new capacitor ignition system (CDI) to the earlier contact points thereby helping to meet strict emission standards in such as the US. However, many on the Cub testify to the fact that used the CDI system for better and fuel efficiency, with the improvements being an appealing of these goals.

In the 1980s, a 100 cc GN-5 engine model was especially for Asian markets. The 100 cc model branched off from the Cub model design, with new such as a telescopic front to replace the older leading suspension, and a more efficient transmission to replace the older transmission used in Honda

These changes were not into the Honda Cub line-up, not with the timeless and dependable of the Cub, but rather, were into new models such as Dream in Thailand and Honda EX5 in These bikes were intended to compete or replace the Cub in the strong Japanese domestic but were more suited for the Asian export market.

In the 1990s, Honda introduced newer NF series motorcycles, as Honda Wave series use steel tube frames, disk brake and plastic sets in various displacement 100 cc, 110 cc and 125 cc. Though not Cubs, these sold consistently well in European countries, where the of Honda Cub models had been discontinued. However, the production of Cubs in Asia, Africa and America still continues even though the newer Wave Series and other have been introduced the Cub.

Current popularity

Not only are continuing, but sales for Super have increased in Japan new upgrades on the engine, making it more powerful, more and cleaner than ever With all due respect to the newer, body designs, and offshoots, as Wave. etc, the original Cub is as popular and as stylish as ever.

not including the delivery service which is what the Cub was originally for, unlike in the U.S. or where the bike was mainly for leisure. The plastic-bodied Wave was not for delivery or utility, but rather for Hence the interest in exporting the while keeping the Super Cub alive and well in Japan. has taken a cue from Honda and their Mate series, is a direct copy of the Honda Cub except it sports a 2 cycle As has Suzuki with their own of the Super Cub, the Birdie.)

In Vietnam, the Super Cub used to be so that people still every kind of motorcycle xe (meaning: Honda motorcycle). In the word kapchai (a Chinese-Malaysian from the Cantonese and Hokkien Cub#20180;, which means Cub, which is in turn a from the agglutination of the words Cub and the Chinese #20180; [pinyin: is used to refer to all underbone

In 2006, in a show on the Discovery The Greatest Ever, a fast-wheeling on motorcycles, rating the best in a system, deemed the Honda Cub Number One, declaring it the ever motorcycle.

Honda a television commercial advertisement the Andy Williams’ hit recording Dream. The choice of music, a musical version of Don Quixote, was not since Soichiro’s hard-won from humble beginnings to one of the most famous names some would have impossible.

The ad cleverly displays Honda’s products in chronological order the early Super Cub 50 all the way up to a stunning involving a hot air balloon and a waterfall. If the were made today, would be able to proudly add newest product, a jet to the lineup.

for success of Honda Cub series

pricing with other (New: approx. USD$1400)

centrifugal clutch and semi-automatic make it a great beginners

Very low fuel consumption (up to 146 per litre (340 mpg US) as of this 2006 Super Cub).

and capable of carrying heavy including agricultural products, and in some cases, entire

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Easy manoeuvering in heavy or traffic.

Cheap maintenance and of spare parts.

4-… able to meet and exceed emission standards.

All-weather design.

Regularly very high mileages before any breakage or replacement of is necessary.

Featured in the song Honda by the Beach Boys and The and covered by Yo La Tengo.

The Discovery ranked the Honda Super Cub as the motorbikes of all time

See Video: The Motorbike of All Time

Loh Boon (Mr Honda, Malaysia)


The refers to current 2007 line: note: earlier differ.

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