1979 Honda Z50R'79 Mini Trail bike

  • ENGINE
    • Engine: The tired OHV engine of the Z50A was replaced with a stronger 49cc OHC single cylinder
    • Ignition: points
    • Exhaust pipe: went to the left side of the bike rather than on the right
    • Spark plug: C6HSA
    • Plug gap: .028
  • DRIVETRAIN
    • Transmission: 3-speed with an automatic clutch
    • Chain: #420 x 76
    • Front sproket: 12T
    • Rear sprocket: 37T
  • CHASSIS / SUSPENSION / BRAKES
    • Front tire: 3.50-8
    • Rear tire: 3.50-8
  • DIMENSION
    • Optional Battery: 6N2A-2C-1 6V 2Ah
  • OTHER
    • Like the previous two years of the Z50A models, it was available in the one color: Tahitian Red
    • Fuel tank: had just the word "HONDA" and a flying wing above it
    • Fuel tank itself had a new shape: the rear part was tapered down to look like the tank from a larger bike
    • Chain guard: black
    • No number plate on the left side
    • Chain guard: chrome
    • Fenders: painted red
    • Grips: black
    • Plastic levers: silver aluminum
    • There is no number plate on the right side
    • Unlike the following years, there is no logo on the side of the saddle
    • Serial number began: AB02-5000009
1979 Honda Z50R
1979 Honda Z50R

1980 Honda Z50R'80 Mini Trail bike

  • ENGINE
    • Engine type: 49cc OHC single cylinder
    • Spark plug: C6HSA
    • Plug gap: .028
  • DRIVETRAIN
    • Transmission: 3-speed with an automatic clutch
    • Chain: #420 x 76
    • Front sproket: 12T
    • Rear sprocket: 37T
  • CHASSIS / SUSPENSION / BRAKES
    • Front tire: 3.50-8
    • Rear tire: 3.50-8
  • DIMENSION
    • Optional Battery: 6N2A-2C-1 6V 2Ah
  • OTHER
    • Like the previous year, it was available in the one color: Tahitian Red
    • The fuel tank has the word "HONDA" and a flying wing above it
    • The number plates on both the left and right side had the decal "50R" on them
    • The chain guard was chrome but the fenders were painted red
    • The grips were black and the plastic levers were silver aluminum
    • The saddle had a red "Z" on each side
    • The serial number began: AB02-5100007
1980 Honda Z50R
1980 Honda Z50R

1981 Honda Z50R'81 Mini Trail bike

  • ENGINE
    • Engine type: 49cc OHC single cylinder
    • Spark plug: C6HSA
    • Plug gap: .028
  • DRIVETRAIN
    • Transmission: 3-speed transmission with an automatic clutch
    • Chain: #420 x 76
    • Front sproket: 12T
    • Rear sprocket: 37T
  • CHASSIS / SUSPENSION / BRAKES
    • Front tire: 3.50-8
    • Rear tire: 3.50-8
  • DIMENSION
    • Optional Battery: 6N2A-2C-1 6V 2Ah
  • OTHER
    • Like the previous year, it was available in the one color: Tahitian Red
    • The fuel tank has the word "HONDA" and a flying wing above it
    • The number plates on both the left and right side had a larger decal "50R" on them
    • The chain guard was chrome but the fenders were painted red
    • The grips were black and the plastic levers were silver aluminum
    • The saddle had a red "Z" on each side
    • The serial number began JH2AB0200BS200001
1981 Honda Z50R
1981 Honda Z50R

1982 Honda Z50R'82 Mini Trail bike

  • ENGINE
    • Engine type: 49cc OHC single cylinder
    • Spark plug: CR6HSA
    • Plug gap: .028
  • DRIVETRAIN
    • Transmission: 3-speed transmission with an automatic clutch
    • Chain: #420 x 76
    • Front sproket: 13T
    • Rear sprocket: 37T
  • CHASSIS / SUSPENSION / BRAKES
    • Front tire: 3.50-8
    • Rear tire: 3.50-8
  • DIMENSION
    • Optional Battery: 6N2A-2C-1 6V 2Ah
  • OTHER
    • Finally the Tahitian Red was replaced with another color: Blaze Red
    • The fuel tank has the word "HONDA" and a flying wing above it
    • The number plates on both the left and right side were white with a red "Z" on them
    • The chain guard was chrome but the fenders were painted red
    • The grips were black and the plastic levers were silver aluminum
    • The saddle had a white "50R" on each side
    • The serial number began: JH2AB0207CS300002
1982 Honda Z50R
1982 Honda Z50R

1983 Honda Z50R'83 Mini Trail bike

  • ENGINE
    • Engine type: 49cc OHC single cylinder
    • Spark plug: CR6HSA
    • Plug gap: .028
  • DRIVETRAIN
    • Transmission: 3-speed transmission with an automatic clutch
    • Chain: #420 x 76
    • Front sproket: 13T
    • Rear sprocket: 37T
  • CHASSIS / SUSPENSION / BRAKES
    • Front tire: 3.50-8
    • Rear tire: 3.50-8
  • DIMENSION
    • Optional Battery: 6N2A-2C-1 6V 2Ah
  • OTHER
    • Available color: Blaze Red
    • The black solo seat had a white "Z" graphic letter
    • The number plates were yellow with a white "50R" decals.
    • The serial number began: JH2AB0204DS400012
1983 Honda Z50R
1983 Honda Z50R

1984 Honda Z50R'84 Mini Trail bike

  • ENGINE
    • Engine: 49cc OHC four-stroke, 2-valve, single cylinder
    • Control: Adjustable throttle stop
    • Spark plug: CR6HSA
    • Plug gap: .028
  • DRIVETRAIN
    • Transmission: Three-speed with automatic clutch
    • Chain: #420 x 76
    • Front sproket: 13T
    • Rear sprocket: 37T
  • CHASSIS / SUSPENSION / BRAKES
    • Suspension: Full suspension front and rear
    • Front tire: 3.50-8
    • Rear tire: 3.50-8
  • DIMENSION
    • Wheelbase: 895mm (35.2 in.)
    • Dry weight: 49.5 kg (109.1 lb)
    • Seat height: 575mm (22.6 in.)
    • Optional Battery: 6N2A-2C-1 6V 2Ah
  • OTHER
    • Available color: Blaze Red
    • The blue solo seat had a white "Z" graphic letter
    • The number plates were yellow with a white "50R" decal
    • The shock springs were red
    • The serial number began: JH2AB0204ES500001
1984 Honda Z50R
1984 Honda Z50R
1984 Honda Z50R
1984 Honda Z50R

1985 Honda Z50R'85 Mini Trail bike

  • ENGINE
    • Engine: 49cc OHC four-stroke, 2-valve, single cylinder
    • Control: Adjustable throttle stop
    • Spark plug: CR6HSA
    • Plug gap: .028
  • DRIVETRAIN
    • Transmission: Three-speed with automatic clutch
    • Chain: #420 x 76
    • Front sproket: 13T
    • Rear sprocket: 37T
  • CHASSIS / SUSPENSION / BRAKES
    • Suspension: Full suspension front and rear
    • Front tire: 3.50-8
    • Rear tire: 3.50-8
  • DIMENSION
    • Wheelbase: 895mm (35.2 in.)
    • Dry weight: 49.5 kg (109.1 lb)
    • Seat height: 575mm (22.6 in.)
    • Optional Battery: 6N2A-2C-1 6V 2Ah
  • OTHER
    • Available color: Blaze Red
    • The blue solo seat had a white "Z" graphic letter
    • The number plates were yellow with no decals
    • The wing decal was red, white, and blue
    • The shock springs were blue
    • The serial number began: JH2AB0209FS600001
1985 Honda Z50R
1985 Honda Z50R

1986 Honda Z50R'86 bike

  • ENGINE
    • Engine: 49cc OHC four-stroke, 2-valve, single cylinder
    • Control: Adjustable throttle stop
    • Spark plug: CR6HSA
    • Plug gap: .028
  • DRIVETRAIN
    • Transmission: Three-speed with automatic clutch
    • Chain: #420 x 76
    • Front sproket: 13T
    • Rear sprocket: 37T
  • CHASSIS / SUSPENSION / BRAKES
    • Suspension: Full suspension front and rear
    • Front tire: 3.50-8
    • Rear tire: 3.50-8
  • DIMENSION
    • Wheelbase: 895mm (35.2 in.)
    • Dry weight: 49.5 kg (109.1 lb)
    • Seat height: 575mm (22.6 in.)
    • Optional Battery: 6N2A-2C-1 6V 2Ah
  • OTHER
    • Available color: Blaze Red
    • The red solo seat had a white "Z" graphic letter
    • The number plates were white with no decals
    • The wing decal was red, white, and blue
    • The wheels were painted gold
    • The serial number began: JH2AB0203GS700001
1986 Honda Z50R
1986 Honda Z50R

1987 Honda Z50R'87 bike

  • ENGINE
    • Engine: 49cc OHC four-stroke, 2-valve, single cylinder
    • Control: Adjustable throttle stop
    • Spark plug: CR6HSA
    • Plug gap: .028
  • DRIVETRAIN
    • Transmission: Three-speed with automatic clutch
    • Chain: #420 x 76
    • Front sproket: 13T
    • Rear sprocket: 37T
  • CHASSIS / SUSPENSION / BRAKES
    • Suspension: Full suspension front and rear
    • Front tire: 3.50-8
    • Rear tire: 3.50-8
  • DIMENSION
    • Wheelbase: 895mm (35.2 in.)
    • Dry weight: 49.5 kg (109.1 lb)
    • Seat height: 575mm (22.6 in.)
    • Optional Battery: 6N2A-2C-1 6V 2Ah
  • OTHER
    • Available color: Blaze Red
    • Frame, fenders and shock springs were Shasta White
    • The red solo seat had a white "Z" graphic letter
    • The number plates were red with no decals
    • The wing decal was red, white, and blue.
    • The wheels were painted gold
    • The serial number began: JH2AB0203GS700001
1987 Honda Z50R
1987 Honda Z50R

1988 Honda Z50R'88 bike

  • ENGINE
    • Engine: 49cc OHC four-stroke, 2-valve, single cylinder
    • Control: Adjustable throttle stop
    • Spark plug: CR6HSA
    • Plug gap: .028
    • Finally the ignition used a CD
  • DRIVETRAIN
    • Transmission: Three-speed with automatic clutch
    • Chain: #420 x 76
    • Front sproket: 14T
    • Rear sprocket: 37T
  • CHASSIS / SUSPENSION / BRAKES
    • Suspension: Full suspension front and rear
    • Front tire: 3.50-8
    • Rear tire: 3.50-8
  • DIMENSION
    • Wheelbase: 895mm (35.2 in.)
    • Dry weight: 49.5 kg (109.1 lb)
    • Seat height: 575mm (22.6 in.)
    • Optional Battery: 6N2A-2C-1 6V 2Ah
  • OTHER
    • Available color: Blaze Red
    • The frame, fenders, shock springs, number plates, and wheels were Shasta White
    • The number plate changed from an oval to a trapezoid
    • The blue solo seat had the word "HONDA"
    • The tank had a large "Z" with the number "50R" beneath it
    • The number plates were white with no decals
    • The wheels were white
    • There was no wing decal
    • The serial number began: JH2AB0207JS900001
1988 Honda Z50R
1988 Honda Z50R

1989 Honda Z50R'89 bike

  • ENGINE
    • Engine: 49cc OHC four-stroke, 2-valve, single cylinder
    • Control: Adjustable throttle stop
    • Spark plug: CR6HSA
    • Plug gap: .028
    • Ignition: CD
  • DRIVETRAIN
    • Transmission: Three-speed with automatic clutch
    • Chain: #420 x 76
    • Front sproket: 14T
    • Rear sprocket: 37T
  • CHASSIS / SUSPENSION / BRAKES
    • Suspension: Full suspension front and rear
    • Front tire: 3.50-8
    • Rear tire: 3.50-8
  • DIMENSION
    • Wheelbase: 895mm (35.2 in.)
    • Dry weight: 49.5 kg (109.1 lb)
    • Seat height: 575mm (22.6 in.)
    • Optional Battery: 6N2A-2C-1 6V 2Ah
  • OTHER
    • Available color: Blaze Red
    • the frame, number plates, and wheels were Shasta White
    • The fuel tank, seat, front and rear fenders were red
    • The solo seat had the letter "Z" logo
    • There was a new style wing logo on the tank
    • The serial number began: JH2AB020*KS000001
1989 Honda Z50R
1989 Honda Z50R

1991 Honda Z50R'91 bike

  • ENGINE
    • Engine: 49cc OHC four-stroke, 2-valve, single cylinder
    • Control: Adjustable throttle stop
    • Spark plug: CR6HSA
    • Plug gap: .028
    • Ignition: CD
  • DRIVETRAIN
    • Transmission: Three-speed with automatic clutch
    • Chain: #420 x 76
    • Front sproket: 14T
    • Rear sprocket: 37T
  • CHASSIS / SUSPENSION / BRAKES
    • Suspension: Full suspension front and rear
    • Front tire: 3.50-8
    • Rear tire: 3.50-8
  • DIMENSION
    • Wheelbase: 895mm (35.2 in.)
    • Dry weight: 49.5 kg (109.1 lb)
    • Seat height: 575mm (22.6 in.)
    • Optional Battery: 6N2A-2C-1 6V 2Ah
  • OTHER
    • The primary color was now Shasta White
    • The seat was still red with a red "50R" logo on a white graphic background
    • The "HONDA" logo and number plate panel were blue
    • The large "Z" logo on the tank was red and blue
    • The serial number began: JH2AB020*MS000004
1991 Honda Z50R
1991 Honda Z50R

1992 Honda Z50R'92 bike

  • ENGINE
    • Engine: 49cc OHC four-stroke, 2-valve, single cylinder
    • Control: Adjustable throttle stop
    • Spark plug: CR6HSA
    • Plug gap: .028
    • Ignition: CD
  • DRIVETRAIN
    • Transmission: Three-speed with automatic clutch
    • Chain: #420 x 76
    • Front sproket: 14T
    • Rear sprocket: 37T
  • CHASSIS / SUSPENSION / BRAKES
    • Suspension: Full suspension front and rear
    • Front tire: 3.50-8
    • Rear tire: 3.50-8
  • DIMENSION
    • Wheelbase: 895mm (35.2 in.)
    • Dry weight: 49.5 kg (109.1 lb)
    • Seat height: 575mm (22.6 in.)
    • Optional Battery: 6N2A-2C-1 6V 2Ah
  • OTHER
    • The primary color was Shasta White, although the seat was still red with a white "50R" logo.
    • The fuel tank wing logo was deleted
    • The "HONDA" logo and number plate panel were blue
    • The large "Z" logo was red and blue
    • The serial number began: JH2AB020*NK100001
1992 Honda Z50R
1992 Honda Z50R

1993 Honda Z50R'93 bike

  • ENGINE
    • Engine: 49cc OHC four-stroke, 2-valve, single cylinder
    • Control: Adjustable throttle stop
    • Spark plug: CR6HSA
    • Plug gap: .028
    • Ignition: CD
  • DRIVETRAIN
    • Transmission: Three-speed with automatic clutch
    • Chain: #420 x 76
    • Front sproket: 14T
    • Rear sprocket: 37T
  • CHASSIS / SUSPENSION / BRAKES
    • Suspension: Full suspension front and rear
    • Front tire: 3.50-8
    • Rear tire: 3.50-8
  • DIMENSION
    • Wheelbase: 895mm (35.2 in.)
    • Dry weight: 49.5 kg (109.1 lb)
    • Seat height: 575mm (22.6 in.)
    • Optional Battery: 6N2A-2C-1 6V 2Ah
  • OTHER
    • The primary color was Shasta White
    • The tank logo reads "Z50R" and the "HONDA" seat logo was white
    • The serial number began: JH2AB020*PK200001
1993 Honda Z50R
1993 Honda Z50R

1994 Honda Z50R'94 bike

  • ENGINE
    • Engine: 49cc OHC four-stroke, 2-valve, single cylinder
    • Control: Adjustable throttle stop
    • Spark plug: CR6HSA
    • Plug gap: .028
    • Ignition: CD
  • DRIVETRAIN
    • Transmission: Three-speed with automatic clutch
    • Chain: #420 x 76
    • Front sproket: 14T
    • Rear sprocket: 37T
  • CHASSIS / SUSPENSION / BRAKES
    • Suspension: Full suspension front and rear
    • Front tire: 3.50-8
    • Rear tire: 3.50-8
  • DIMENSION
    • Wheelbase: 895mm (35.2 in.)
    • Dry weight: 49.5 kg (109.1 lb)
    • Seat height: 575mm (22.6 in.)
    • Optional Battery: 6N2A-2C-1 6V 2Ah
  • OTHER
    • The primary color was Shasta White
    • The XR style graphics "50R" on the seat was white
    • The fuel tank logo reads "Z" (blue) and "HONDA" (red)
    • The serial number began: JH2AB020*RK300001
1994 Honda Z50R
1994 Honda Z50R

1995 Honda Z50R'95 bike

  • ENGINE
    • Engine: 49cc OHC four-stroke, 2-valve, single cylinder
    • Control: Adjustable throttle stop
    • Spark plug: CR6HSA
    • Plug gap: .028
    • Ignition: CD
  • DRIVETRAIN
    • Transmission: Three-speed with automatic clutch
    • Chain: #420 x 76
    • Front sproket: 14T
    • Rear sprocket: 37T
  • CHASSIS / SUSPENSION / BRAKES
    • Suspension: Full suspension front and rear
    • Front tire: 3.50-8
    • Rear tire: 3.50-8
  • DIMENSION
    • Wheelbase: 895mm (35.2 in.)
    • Dry weight: 49.5 kg (109.1 lb)
    • Seat height: 575mm (22.6 in.)
    • Optional Battery: 6N2A-2C-1 6V 2Ah
  • OTHER
    • The primary color was Shasta White
    • The fuel tank logo "Z" was red and the logo "HONDA" was purple along with the outline
    • The serial number began: JH2AB020*SK400001
1995 Honda Z50R
1995 Honda Z50R

1996 Honda Z50R'96 bike

  • ENGINE
    • Engine: 49cc OHC four-stroke, 2-valve, single cylinder
    • Control: Adjustable throttle stop
    • Spark plug: CR6HSA
    • Plug gap: .028
    • Ignition: CD
  • DRIVETRAIN
    • Transmission: Three-speed with automatic clutch
    • Chain: #420 x 76
    • Front sproket: 14T
    • Rear sprocket: 37T
  • CHASSIS / SUSPENSION / BRAKES
    • Suspension: Full suspension front and rear
    • Front tire: 3.50-8
    • Rear tire: 3.50-8
  • DIMENSION
    • Wheelbase: 895mm (35.2 in.)
    • Dry weight: 49.5 kg (109.1 lb)
    • Seat height: 575mm (22.6 in.)
    • Optional Battery: 6N2A-2C-1 6V 2Ah
  • OTHER
    • The primary color was Shasta White
    • The fuel tank logo was redesigned
    • The serial number beganL JH2AB020*TK500001
1996 Honda Z50R
1996 Honda Z50R

1997 Honda Z50R'97 bike

  • ENGINE
    • Engine: 49cc OHC four-stroke, 2-valve, single cylinder
    • Control: Adjustable throttle stop
    • Spark plug: CR6HSA
    • Plug gap: .028
    • Ignition: CD
  • DRIVETRAIN
    • Transmission: Three-speed with automatic clutch
    • Chain: #420 x 76
    • Front sproket: 14T
    • Rear sprocket: 37T
  • CHASSIS / SUSPENSION / BRAKES
    • Suspension: Full suspension front and rear
    • Front tire: 3.50-8
    • Rear tire: 3.50-8
  • DIMENSION
    • Wheelbase: 895mm (35.2 in.)
    • Dry weight: 49.5 kg (109.1 lb)
    • Seat height: 575mm (22.6 in.)
    • Optional Battery: 6N2A-2C-1 6V 2Ah
  • OTHER
    • The primary color was Shasta White
    • The number plate was now white
    • The fuel tank logo was redesigned with new color: black, white, and red
    • The serial number began: JH2AB020*VK600001
1997 Honda Z50R
1997 Honda Z50R

1998 Honda Z50R'98 bike

  • ENGINE
    • Engine: 49cc OHC four-stroke, 2-valve, single cylinder
    • Control: Adjustable throttle stop
    • Spark plug: CR6HSA
    • Plug gap: .028
    • Ignition: CD
  • DRIVETRAIN
    • Transmission: Three-speed with automatic clutch
    • Chain: #420 x 76
    • Front sproket: 14T
    • Rear sprocket: 37T
  • CHASSIS / SUSPENSION / BRAKES
    • Suspension: Full suspension front and rear
    • Front tire: 3.50-8
    • Rear tire: 3.50-8
  • DIMENSION
    • Wheelbase: 895mm (35.2 in.)
    • Dry weight: 49.5 kg (109.1 lb)
    • Seat height: 575mm (22.6 in.)
    • Optional Battery: 6N2A-2C-1 6V 2Ah
  • OTHER
    • The primary color was Shasta White
    • The "50R" logo on the seat was black
    • The fuel tank logo was redesigned to include a yellow Honda wing logo
    • The serial number began: JH2AB020*WK700001
1998 Honda Z50R
1998 Honda Z50R
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