The Plastic Maggot gave us so much
Yes there’s been GT750S, BMS and more, but no bike is more closely associated with motorcycle couriers than the CX500.
No, not today’s super-scoot, a short-lived (thankfully) mini-gold Wing whose role is today fulfilled by Honda’s Deauville. Quite.
TRENDY CAFE RACER
MCN reader Chris Edge has built a CX café racer. You can now even buy kits to transform your own CX.
FREDDIE’S FLAT TRACKER
In a bid to beat Harley’s allconquering XR750S, Honda USA came up with this twisted CX racer as briefly campaigned by Freddie Spencer.