Manufacturer: Honda………..TOP Model: CB400T, CB400N, CB400T Hawk (77-81), CB450 Hawk (82), CB450SC Nighthawk (83-86) Years Made: 1977-1986 Style: Standard Engine Type:
447cc Parallel Twin
Weight: 392lb HP: 43 Torque: Top Speed: 110mph MPG: 54 New Cost: $1,495 (1977) – $1,764 (1980) – $1,899 (1983)
Average Used Costs: Low $725 Medium $1026 High $1355
Notes: Highly Recommended first bike. Beautiful combination of power, performance, weight and handling.
UMG Says: Update on the Dream with Euro styling, better handling and relatively sophisticated ride. Later models had easier to adjust balancers. Ran well to 25k when same hassles as the CB400T. The odd one made it to 75k before disintegrating but most had to use a second engine at 50k. Harsh vibes, shot selectors and rattles signs of high mileage.