For Sale: 1978 Honda CX500 (Altus, Oklahoma) $4,000

1978 Honda CX500

1978 Honda CX500

I love CX500s, they’re like a poor man’s Moto Guzzi.

Here’s one for sale in Oklahoma. It has a nice new seat and few other small upgrades. It’s mostly stock. The exhaust has been cut off, so there aren’t any mufflers or tail pipes (I’m not sure why people do that, I guess to make it loud).

I don’t know where the selling gets to $4,000 on this bike.

I’d say it is worth like $2,500, at the most. To fix the exhaust is going to cost a chunk of money, and to finish building this into a cafe racer is going to take at least another $1,500.

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