1968 CB125

  • ENGINE
    • Engine Type: 122cc OHC single cylinder with a one-piece cylinder head
    • The ignition used breaker points
  • DRIVETRAIN
    • N/A
  • CHASSIS / SUSPENSION / BRAKES
    • N/A
  • DIMENSION
    • N/A
  • OTHER
    • Similar to the 1968 CB175
    • Knee pads on the fuel tank
    • Wing and "HONDA" are on the upper half of the tank
    • Side cover is two-tone
1968-70 CB125
1968 CB125

1969 CB125

  • ENGINE
    • Engine Type: 122cc OHC single cylinder with a one-piece cylinder head
    • The ignition used breaker points
  • DRIVETRAIN
    • Transmission: 5-speed
    • Final Drive: #428 Chain
  • CHASSIS / SUSPENSION / BRAKES
    • Front Suspension: Telescoping forks
    • Rear Suspension: Adjustable shock absorbers
    • Front Brakes: Drum
    • Rear Brakes: Drum
    • Front Tire: 2.50-18
    • Rear Tire: 2.75-18
  • DIMENSION
    • Dry-Weight: 133 kg (293 lb)
    • Fuel Capacity: 9 Litres (2.4 Gal)
  • OTHER
    • Similar to the 1969 CB175
    • Knee pads on the fuel tank
    • Wing is on the upper half of the tank
    • "HONDA" is on the lower half of the tank
    • Side cover is monochrome and smaller than the previous year
1968-70 CB125
1969 CB125

1970 CB125

  • ENGINE
    • Engine Type: 122cc OHC single cylinder with a one-piece cylinder head
    • The ignition used breaker points
  • DRIVETRAIN
    • Transmission: 5-speed
    • Final Drive: #428 Chain
  • CHASSIS / SUSPENSION / BRAKES
    • Front Suspension: Telescoping forks
    • Rear Suspension: Adjustable shock absorbers
    • Front Brakes: Drum
    • Rear Brakes: Drum
    • Front Tire: 2.50-18
    • Rear Tire: 2.75-18
  • DIMENSION
    • Dry-Weight: 133 kg (293 lb)
    • Fuel Capacity: 9 Litres (2.4 Gal)
  • OTHER
    • Similar to the 1970 CB175
    • No knee pads on the fuel tank
    • Wing is on the upper half of the tank
    • "HONDA" is on the lower half of the tank
    • Side cover is monochrome
1970 CB125
1970 CB125
Tank design only

1971 CB125

  • ENGINE
    • Engine Type: 122cc OHC single cylinder with a one-piece cylinder head
    • The ignition used breaker points
  • DRIVETRAIN
    • Transmission: 5-speed
    • Final Drive: #428 Chain
  • CHASSIS / SUSPENSION / BRAKES
    • Front Suspension: Telescoping forks
    • Rear Suspension: Adjustable shock absorbers
    • Front Brakes: Drum
    • Rear Brakes: Drum
    • Front Tire: 2.50-18
    • Rear Tire: 2.75-18
  • DIMENSION
    • Dry-Weight: 133 kg (293 lb)
    • Fuel Capacity: 9 Litres (2.4 Gal)
  • OTHER
    • Similar to the 1971 CB175
    • No knee pads on the fuel tank
    • Wing is on the upper half of the tank
    • "HONDA" is on the lower half of the tank
    • Pinstripe on the top of the lower half of the tank
    • Side cover is monochrome
1971 CB125
1971 CB125
Tank design only

1972 CB125

  • ENGINE
    • Engine Type: 122cc OHC single cylinder with a one-piece cylinder head
    • The ignition used breaker points
  • DRIVETRAIN
    • Transmission: 5-speed
    • Final Drive: #428 Chain
  • CHASSIS / SUSPENSION / BRAKES
    • Front Suspension: Telescoping forks
    • Rear Suspension: Adjustable shock absorbers
    • Front Brakes: Drum
    • Rear Brakes: Drum
    • Front Tire: 2.50-18
    • Rear Tire: 2.75-18
  • DIMENSION
    • Dry-Weight: 133 kg (293 lb)
    • Fuel Capacity: 9 Litres (2.4 Gal)
  • OTHER
1972 CB125
1972 CB125
Tank design only

1973 CB125S0

  • ENGINE
    • Engine Type: 122cc OHC single cylinder with a one-piece cylinder head
    • The ignition used breaker points
  • DRIVETRAIN
    • Transmission: 5-speed
    • Final Drive: #428 Chain
  • CHASSIS / SUSPENSION / BRAKES
    • Front Suspension: Telescoping forks
    • Rear Suspension: Adjustable shock absorbers
    • Front Brakes: Drum
    • Rear Brakes: Drum
    • Front Tire: 2.50-18
    • Rear Tire: 2.75-18
  • DIMENSION
    • Dry-Weight: 133 kg (293 lb)
    • Fuel Capacity: 9 Litres (2.4 Gal)
  • OTHER
    • Colors:
      • Candy Topaz Orange
      • Candy Peacock Green
    • The gas tank decal stripe was white letters on black and white background
    • The fenders were chrome
    • The front brake was a drum brake
    • The instrument was only a speedometer
    • The ignition used breaker points
    • The serial number began CB125S-1021922.
1973 CB125
1973 Tank design

1974 CB125S1

  • ENGINE
    • Engine Type: 122cc OHC single cylinder with a one-piece cylinder head
    • The ignition used breaker points
  • DRIVETRAIN
    • Transmission: 5-speed
  • CHASSIS / SUSPENSION / BRAKES
    • N/A
  • DIMENSION
  • OTHER
    • Color: just one color: Candy Topaz Orange
    • The gas tank had a black panel with white pinstripes
    • The diamond-shaped side cover wing emblem was red
    • The front brake was a mechanical actuated disc
    • The fenders were chrome
    • The instruments now had both a speedometer and a tachometer
    • The serial number began CB125S-1021922.
1974 CB125S1
1974 CB125S1
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1975 CB125S2

  • ENGINE
    • Engine Type: 122cc OHC single cylinder with a one-piece cylinder head
    • The ignition used breaker points
  • DRIVETRAIN
    • Transmission: 5-speed
  • CHASSIS / SUSPENSION / BRAKES
    • The front brake was a mechanical actuated disc
  • DIMENSION
    • N/A
  • OTHER
    • Color: just one color: Candy Riviera Blue
    • The gas tank had a black panel with white pinstripes
    • The "CB125" side cover emblem was white and yellow
    • The chrome rear shock cover was deleted
    • The fenders were chrome
    • The instruments now had both a speedometer and a tachometer
    • The serial number began CB125S-1021922.
1975 CB125S2
1975 CB125S2
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1976 CB125S'76

  • ENGINE
    • Engine Type: Air cooled, single cylinder, OHC, with a 2-piece cylinder head
    • Valving: 2 valves per cylinder
    • Displacement: 124cc
    • Bore and Stroke: 56.5 x 49.5 mm
    • Compression Ratio: 9.4:1
    • Fuel Delivery: 22mm Keihin Slide Carburetor
    • Ignition: Breaker Points
    • Starter: Kickstart
  • DRIVETRAIN
    • Transmission: 5-speed
    • Final Drive: Chain
  • CHASSIS / SUSPENSION / BRAKES
    • Front Suspension: Oil-damped telescopic forks
    • Rear Suspension: Swinging arm
    • Front Brakes: mechanical actuated disc
    • Rear Brakes: Drum
    • Front Tire: 2.75-18
    • Rear Tire: 3.00-18
  • DIMENSION
    • Dry-Weight: 114 kg (251 lb)
    • Fuel Capacity: 9 Litres (2.4 Gal)
  • OTHER
    • Color: just one color: Aquarius Blue
    • The "HONDA" gas tank decal was red with a white outline
    • The "125S" side cover decal was white and red
    • The seat color was dark brown
    • The instruments had just a speedometer
    • The fenders were chrome
    • The serial number began CB125S-1300009.
1976 CB125S
1976 CB125S

1977 CB125S

  • ENGINE
    • Engine Type: 124cc OHC single cylinder with a 2-piece cylinder head
    • Ignition: breaker points
    • Battery: 6N6-3B
  • DRIVETRAIN
    • Transmission: 5-speed
    • Final drive: chain
  • CHASSIS / SUSPENSION / BRAKES
    • Front brake: mechanical actuated disc
  • DIMENSION
    • N/A
  • OTHER
    • Color:
      • Aquarius Blue
      • Orange
    • The "HONDA" gas tank decal was red with a white outline
    • The "125" side cover decal was yellow; the "S" was blue, outlined in yellow
    • The seat color was dark brown
    • The instruments had just a speedometer
    • The fenders were chrome
    • The serial number began CB125S-1400000.
1977 CB125S owned by John Kaptein
1977 CB125S owned by John Kaptein
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1977 CB125S owned by John Kaptein
1977 CB125S owned by John Kaptein
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1978 CB125S'78

  • ENGINE
    • Engine Type: 124cc OHC single cylinder with a 2-piece cylinder head
    • Ignition: breaker points
    • Battery: 6N6-3B
  • DRIVETRAIN
    • Transmission: 5-speed
    • Final drive: chain
  • CHASSIS / SUSPENSION / BRAKES
    • Front brake: mechanical actuated disc
  • DIMENSION
    • N/A
  • OTHER
    • Color:
      • Fire Red
      • Orange
    • The gas tank stripe was orange, yellow, white, and black
    • The "CB125" side cover decal was yellow; the "S" was blue outlined in white
    • The fenders were chrome
    • The front brake was a mechanical actuated disc
    • The instruments had just a speedometer
    • The serial number began CB125S-1500003.
1978 CB125S
1978 CB125S
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1979 CB125S'79

  • ENGINE
    • Engine Type: 124cc OHC single cylinder with a 2-piece cylinder head
    • The ignition used breaker points
  • DRIVETRAIN
    • Transmission: 5-speed
  • CHASSIS / SUSPENSION / BRAKES
    • Front brake: single leading shoe
  • DIMENSION
    • N/A
  • OTHER
    • Color: one color: Light Ruby Red
    • The gas tank stripe was red and black
    • The "CB125S" side cover decal was red and black
    • The fenders were chrome
    • The instruments had just a speedometer
    • The serial number began CB125S-5000001.
1979 CB125S
1979 CB125S

1980 CB125S'80

  • ENGINE
    • Engine Type: 124cc OHC single cylinder with a 2-piece cylinder head
    • The ignition used breaker points
  • DRIVETRAIN
    • Transmission: 5-speed
  • CHASSIS / SUSPENSION / BRAKES
    • N/A
  • DIMENSION
    • N/A
  • OTHER
    • Color: one color: Light Ruby Red
    • The "HONDA" decal and stripe were gold with a black outline
    • The "CB125S" side cover decal was gold and red with a black outline
    • The fenders were also Red
    • The turn signal housings were black plastic
    • The instruments had just a speedometer
    • The serial number began JC04-5100001.
1980 CB125S
1980 CB125S
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1981 CB125S'81

  • ENGINE
    • Engine Type: 124cc OHC single cylinder with a 2-piece cylinder head
    • The electrical system used a CD ignition
  • DRIVETRAIN
    • Transmission: 5-speed
  • CHASSIS / SUSPENSION / BRAKES
    • N/A
  • DIMENSION
    • N/A
  • OTHER
    • Color: just one color: Black
    • The gas tank stripes were red and gold
    • The "HONDA" and "CB125S" decals were solid red
    • The instruments had just a speedometer
    • The turn signal housings were black plastic
    • The serial number began JH2JC040*BK700005.
1981 CB125S
1981 CB125S

1982 CB125S'82

  • ENGINE
    • Engine Type: 124cc OHC single cylinder with a 2-piece cylinder head
    • The electrical system used a CD ignition
  • DRIVETRAIN
    • Transmission: 5-speed
  • CHASSIS / SUSPENSION / BRAKES
    • N/A
  • DIMENSION
    • N/A
  • OTHER
    • Color: just one color: Candy Imperial Blue
    • The gas tank stripes were light blue and dark blue
    • The "HONDA" and "CB125S" decals were gold
    • The instruments had just a speedometer
    • The turn signal housings were black plastic
    • The serial number began JH2JC040*CK800002.
1982 CB125S
1982 CB125S
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1984 CB125S'84

  • ENGINE
    • Engine: 123cc single-cylinder, OHC four-stroke
    • Ignition: Solid state CD ignition
    • The electrical system was now a 12 volt.
  • DRIVETRAIN
    • Transmission: Wide-ratio five-speed
  • CHASSIS / SUSPENSION / BRAKES
    • N/A
  • DIMENSION
    • Wheelbase: 1270mm (50 in.)
    • Seat height: 760mm (29.9 in.)
    • Dry weight: 99 kg (218.2 lb)
  • OTHER
    • Color: Turuna Red
    • The fuel tank pinstripes were white and dark blue
    • The wing decal was gray and white
    • The headlight was round
    • The instruments had just a speedometer
    • The turn signal housings were black plastic
    • Seat: Long plush seat for two-up riding
    • The serial number began 9C2JC1303ER010001.
1984 CB125S
1984 CB125S
1984 CB125S
1984 CB125S

1985 CB125S'85

  • ENGINE
    • Engine Type: 124cc OHC single cylinder with a 2-piece cylinder head
    • The high tension electrical system used a CD ignition
    • The electrical system was now a 12 volt
  • DRIVETRAIN
    • Transmission: 5-speed
  • CHASSIS / SUSPENSION / BRAKES
    • N/A
  • DIMENSION
    • N/A
  • OTHER
    • Color: one color: Turuna Red
    • The tank, side cover, and rear fender stripes were blue and white
    • The "HONDA" and "CB125S" decals were white
    • The headlight was rectangular
    • The instruments had just a speedometer
    • The turn signal housings were black plastic
    • The serial number began 9C2JC1308FR110001.
1985 Honda CB125S
1985 Honda CB125S
Owned by Pamela Mohesky - Ozark, Illinois
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1985 Honda CB125S
1985 Honda CB125S
Owned by Pamela Mohesky - Ozark, Illinois
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1985 Honda CB125S
1985 Honda CB125S
Owned by Pamela Mohesky - Ozark, Illinois
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1985 Honda CB125S
1985 Honda CB125S
Owned by Pamela Mohesky - Ozark, Illinois
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