1980 CB400T'80 Hawk

  • OVERVIEW
    • Honda fielded two 400 Hawks:
      • in 1978 and 1979 (possibly earlier) a basic Hawk (called Hawk I CB400Ti) had drum front brakes, wire spoke wheels, and just a speedo
      • in 1976 to 1979 a more expensive Hawk (called Hawk II CB400Tii) had disc front brakes, Comstar wheels, and both speedo and tach
    • In 1980, the Hawk I was dropped and the Hawk II was called just CB400T Hawk
  • ENGINE
    • Engine: Air cooled, parallel twin cylinder, SOHC
    • Valving: 3 valve per cylinder
    • Displacement: 395cc (24.1 cu. in)
    • Bore and Stroke: 70.5 x 50.6mm
    • Compression Ratio: 9.3:1
    • Fuel Delivery: Two 32mm Keihin carbs
    • Ignition: CDI
    • Starter: Electric and kickstart
    • Max Power: 43 hp @ 9500 rpm
    • Max Torque: 3.4 kg-m @ 8000 rpm
  • DRIVETRAIN
    • Transmission: 6-speed
    • Final drive: Chain
  • CHASSIS / SUSPENSION / BRAKES
    • Front Suspension: Telescopic forks, 124.5mm wheel travel
    • Rear Suspension: Dual EVO dampers with 5-way spring preload adjustment. 96.5mm wheel travel
    • Front Brakes: Single 282mm disc
    • Rear Brakes: 153mm Drum
    • Front Tire: 3.60 S19
    • Rear Tire: 4.10 S18
  • DIMENSION
    • Wet-Weight: 177 kg (390 lb)
    • Fuel Capacity: 13 Litres (3.4 Gal)
    • Consumption average: 4.8 L/100km (48.5 mpg)
    • Standing quarter Mile: 14.2 sec / 142 km/h (88 mph)
    • Top Speed: 177 km/h (110 mph)
  • OTHER
    • Colors:
      • Custom Silver Metallic
      • Black
    • The pinstripes on the silver bike were red and black; but on the black bike they were orange and yellow
    • The wheels were solid black comstar
    • The brake caliper had a single piston
    • The front fender was chrome plated steel
    • The serial number began NC03-2000017.
1980 CB400T
1980 CB400T

1981 CB400T'81

  • ENGINE
    • Engine: Air cooled, parallel twin cylinder, SOHC
    • Valving: 3 valve per cylinder
    • Displacement: 395cc (24.1 cu. in)
    • Bore and Stroke: 70.5 x 50.6mm
    • Compression Ratio: 9.3:1
    • Fuel Delivery: Two 32mm Keihin carbs
    • Ignition: CDI
    • Starter: Electric and kickstart
    • Max Power: 43 hp @ 9500 rpm
    • Max Torque: 3.4 kg-m @ 8000 rpm
  • DRIVETRAIN
    • Transmission: 6-speed
    • Final drive: Chain
  • CHASSIS / SUSPENSION / BRAKES
    • Front Suspension: Telescopic forks, 124.5mm wheel travel
    • Rear Suspension: Dual EVO dampers with 5-way spring preload adjustment. 96.5mm wheel travel
    • Front Brakes: Single 282mm disc
    • Rear Brakes: 153mm Drum
    • Front Tire: 3.60 S19
    • Rear Tire: 4.10 S18
  • DIMENSION
    • Wet-Weight: 177 kg (390 lb)
    • Fuel Capacity: 13 Litres (3.4 Gal)
    • Consumption average: 4.8 L/100km (48.5 mpg)
    • Standing quarter Mile: 14.2 sec / 142 km/h (88 mph)
    • Top Speed: 177 km/h (110 mph)
  • OTHER
    • Color:
      • Pleiades Silver Metallic
      • Black
    • The stripes on the silver bike were black and blue while on the black bike they were orange and blue
    • The black comstar wheels were highlighted
    • The brake caliper had a dual piston
    • The front fender was painted plastic
    • The gas tank had a new shape along with a new rear cowl spoiler
    • The serial number began JH2NC030*BM100001.
1981 CB400T
1981 CB400T
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1981 CB400T
1981 CB400T

1982-85 CB400T

  • ENGINE
    • Engine: Air cooled, parallel twin cylinder, SOHC
    • Valving: 3 valve per cylinder
    • Displacement: 395cc (24.1 cu. in)
    • Bore and Stroke: 70.5 x 50.6mm
    • Compression Ratio: 9.3:1
    • Fuel Delivery: Two 32mm Keihin carbs
    • Ignition: CDI
    • Starter: Electric and kickstart
    • Max Power: 43 hp @ 9500 rpm
    • Max Torque: 3.4 kg-m @ 8000 rpm
  • DRIVETRAIN
    • Transmission: 6-speed
    • Final drive: Chain
  • CHASSIS / SUSPENSION / BRAKES
    • Front Suspension: Telescopic forks, 124.5mm wheel travel
    • Rear Suspension: Dual EVO dampers with 5-way spring preload adjustment. 96.5mm wheel travel
    • Front Brakes: Single 282mm disc
    • Rear Brakes: 153mm Drum
    • Front Tire: 3.60 S19
    • Rear Tire: 4.10 S18
  • DIMENSION
    • Wet-Weight: 177 kg (390 lb)
    • Fuel Capacity: 13 Litres (3.4 Gal)
  • OTHER
    • Consumption average: 4.8 L/100km (48.5 mpg)
    • Standing quarter Mile: 14.2 sec / 142 km/h (88 mph)
    • Top Speed: 177 km/h (110 mph)