Combined Braking System (CBS)

  • AUTHOR
    American Honda
  • POSTED
    Dec 09, 2013
  • POSTED IN
    News & Events

It’s a system that has been in place since the early days of automobile design: simultaneous actuation of the front and rear brakes. However, in motorcycles this is not the case; from early models on to many of today’s most modern machines, the front and rear brakes continue to be actuated by separate controls. Except, of course, when it comes to Honda; for several decades now, Honda has introduced multiple systems that synchronize front- and rear-wheel braking.

First Impressions: 2014 Honda Pioneers

  • AUTHOR
    American Honda
  • POSTED
    Dec 09, 2013
  • POSTED IN
    Offroad

The 2014 Honda Pioneer 700 and Pioneer 700-4 are now a reality, and members of the media enjoyed the opportunity to take both models of this exciting new side-by-side for a day’s journey over a wide variety of terrain. The press introduction took place in South Carolina following a tour of the Honda plant in Timmonsville where these machines are built using domestic and globally sourced parts. Below are press comments published following a hard day’s ride, and not surprisingly, many positive observations were made. Read on to get a feel for what these new Honda Pioneers are all about.

Make it a Honda Holiday

  • AUTHOR
    American Honda
  • POSTED
    Dec 06, 2013
  • POSTED IN
    News & Events

The holidays are just around the corner, and Honda has a variety of presents to put under the tree for all the riders in your life, and even for soon-to-be riders. There’s something for everyone, everything from motorcycles to ATVs, plus officially licensed clothing and toys.

New 2014 Models Expand the Honda Lineup

  • AUTHOR
    American Honda
  • POSTED
    Dec 05, 2013
  • POSTED IN
    News & Events

Honda continues to inject added excitement into the sport by bringing fresh, innovative models to market, giving riders new options within an already expansive lineup.

Street Braking: Braking Techniques for Street Riding

  • AUTHOR
    American Honda
  • POSTED
    Dec 04, 2013
  • POSTED IN
    Street

Most riders would agree that while the sensation of speed on a motorcycle is exhilarating, stopping quickly, efficiently and safely is absolutely essential. To promote effective braking, Honda has incorporated a number of advances in braking technology: disc brakes, multiple-piston brake calipers, Combined Braking Systems (CBS), Anti-lock Braking Systems (ABS) and Combined ABS for sport riders.

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