1983 VT500FT'83 Ascot

  • ENGINE
    • Engine: All new 491cc, liquid-cooled, 52° V-twin, OHC, 4-stroke
    • Bore and Stroke: 71 mm x 62 mm
    • Crankshaft: Unique offset dual-pin crankshaft provides perfect primary balance
    • Valve: Special three-valve, twin-plug cylinder heads
    • Horsepower: 48 hp (35.8 kW) @ 9000 rpm
    • Maximum Torque: 45 Nm (33.2 ft. lbs) @ 7000 rpm
    • The 2-into-1 exhaust system was black chrome.
  • DRIVETRAIN
    • Transmission: 6-speed
    • Drive: Shaft
  • CHASSIS / SUSPENSION / BRAKES
    • Front Brakes: single disc with 2-piston calipers
    • Front Tire: 3.50-16
    • Rear Tire: 130/90-16
  • DIMENSION
    • Wheelbase: 1476mm (58.1 in.)
    • Seat height: 805mm (31.7 in.)
    • Fuel capacity: 10 liters (2.6 gal.)
    • Dry weight: 180 kg (395.9 lb)
  • OTHER
    • Colors:
      • Pearl Siren Blue
      • Candy Bourgogne Red
    • The side cover panel on the blue bike was silver, but on the red bike it was black
    • The gas tank wing decal was 2-tone
    • The serial number began JH2PC070*DM100001.
1983 VT500FT
1983 VT500FT
1983 VT500FT
1983 VT500FT
1983 VT500FT
1983 VT500FT

1984 VT500FT'84 Ascot

VT500FT'84

1984 VT500FT

VT500FT'84

1984 VT500FT