2022 Honda Ruckus: WHO WANTS TO START A RUCKUS?
Introducing the 2022 Honda Ruckus…
The model that launched an entire scooter-customization subculture, Honda’s unique Ruckus® oozes personality and attitude. Its industrial-looking design is highlighted by dual, round headlights and an exposed frame, while more practical features include nimble handling, unmatched reliability and frugal fuel efficiency, making the Ruckus a great choice as a platform for personalization or affordable, around-town transportation.
Are you sitting down? Because we’ve got some news that’s sure to cause a ruckus. This year, the rugged and responsible Honda Ruckus comes in three new stunning colors. Choose between Gray, Midnight Blue/Tan, or White/Pearl Blue and start having fun. They all feature a rock-solid 49cc engine and our Honda V-Matic® automatic transmission. Featuring a tough tubular frame, dual headlights, and an electric starter, for style and performance that turns heads faster than the fuel gauge. So don’t just sit there, go start your own Ruckus, and see why life is better on a Honda.
2022 Honda Ruckus Totalmotorcycle.com Key Features
- Lightweight 49cc four-stroke OHC liquid-cooled single-cylinder engine provides ample power for in-town riding.
- Fuel-sipping constant-velocity (CV) carburetor with automatic choke.
- Electric starter system allows easy push-button starting.
- Maintenance-free ignition system.
- Electronic Control Unit (ECU) provides control for ignition timing, alternator regulator, ACG starter, electric fuel pump and automatic choke.
- Ultra-quiet exhaust system.
- Automatic Honda V-Matic belt-drive transmission provides spirited acceleration and smooth operation.
- Two-piece, die-cast aluminum front frame with steel upper-rear frame.
- Twin-down tube fork provides 2.2 inches of plush travel for a well-controlled ride.
- Single-side aluminum swingarm with single-shock rear suspension has 2.6 inches of travel for a compliant, comfortable ride.
- Front and rear drum brakes offer predictable stopping.
- Well-padded seat boasts a low, 29.0-inch seat height for added confidence at stops.
- Instrumentation includes analog speedometer, odometer and indicator lights for fuel, coolant temperature and low/high beams. Fuel-indicator
- light comes on with 0.3 gallon remaining.
- Maintenance-free battery.
- Easy-to-use parking brake.
- Helmet holder locks helmet into place under seat.
- Transferable one-year, unlimited-mileage limited warranty; extended coverage available with a Honda Protection Plan.
- Meets current EPA and CARB standards
The Ruckus’ liquid-cooled engine offers exactly what you’d expect from a Honda: power, reliability and great fuel economy.
One-speed automatic transmission means no shifting ever—not even into park or neutral.
A STYLE ALL ITS OWN
What you see is what you get. With its minimal bodywork and rugged overall style, nothing on two wheels (or four) looks like a Ruckus.
Turn the key, press the button and go. Getting started on the Ruckus is that simple. An electric choke makes getting started in cold weather a snap, too.
2022 Honda Ruckus Totalmotorcycle.com Features and Benefits
Lightweight 49 cc 4-stroke OHC liquid-cooled single-cylinder engine provides ample power for in-town riding. 2017 Model Shown.
Great on fuel
Fuel-sipping constant-velocity (CV) carburetor with automatic choke. 2017 Model Shown.
Easy push-button start
Simple push-button electric starter. 2017 Model Shown.
Ease is key
Maintenance-free ignition system.
Improved handling & fuel economy
Starter system utilizes the engine’s brushless alternator (ACG) for starting, eliminating the need for a separate starter motor. This simple design reduces maintenance and lowers overall weight for even better handling and fuel economy.
Electronic Control Unit (ECU) provides control for ignition timing, alternator regulator, ACG starter, electric fuel pump and automatic choke.
Stays cool on hot days
Compact engine-mounted radiator has aluminum fins for optimal cooling in all riding conditions.
Automatic cam-chain tensioner requires virtually no maintenance.
Automatic Honda V-Matic belt-drive transmission provides spirited acceleration and requires virtually no maintenance.
Strong & light
Two-piece die-cast aluminum front frame with upper steel rear frame. 2017 Model Shown.
Comfortable & controlled ride
Twin-downtube-fork front suspension provides 56 mm (2.2 in.) of plush travel for a well-controlled ride. Single-side aluminum swingarm with single-shock rear suspension has 66 mm (2.6 inches) of travel for a compliant, comfortable ride.
Front and rear drum brakes offer predictable, powerful stopping. 2017 Model Shown.
Sticks to the road
Oversize tires offer a secure grip on the road.
Comfort and confidence
Well-padded seat boasts a low 735 mm (28.9 in.) seat height for added confidence at stops.
Information at your fingertips
Instrumentation includes analog speedometer and odometer, and indicator lights for fuel, coolant temperature and low/high beam. Fuel indicator light comes on with 1.1 litres remaining.
Excellent night vision
Dual headlights with two 35-watt bulbs. Low/high beams provide ample nighttime illumination.
Put it in park
Lock your helmet under seat
Helmet holder locks helmet in place under seat.
Backup kickstart lever.
Audible turn-signal indicator.
1 year, unlimited mileage, freely transferable warranty.
2022 Honda Ruckus – Totalmotorcycle.com USA Specifications/Technical Details
US MSRP Price: $2799 USD
Canada MSRP Price: $ 3599 CDN
Europe/UK MSRP Price: £ NA GBP (On The Road inc 20% Vat)
Engine Type 49cc liquid-cooled single-cylinder four-stroke
Induction 18mm CV carburetor with automatic choke
Bore And Stroke 37.8mm x 44mm
Compression Ratio 11.9:1
Transmission Automatic V-Matic belt drive
CHASSIS SUSPENSION BRAKES
Front Suspension Twin-downtube fork; 1.9 inches of travel
Rear Suspension Single shock; 2.6 inches of travel
Front Brake Drum
Rear Brake Drum
Front Tire 120/90-10
Rear Tire 130/90-10
Wheelbase 49.8 inches
Seat Height 28.9 inches
194 pounds (Includes all standard equipment, required fluids and a full tank of fuelready to ride)
Fuel Capacity 1.3 gallons
Miles Per Gallon
114 MPG – Honda’s fuel economy estimates are based on EPA exhaust emission
measurement test procedures and are intended for comparison purposes only. Your
actual mileage will vary depending on how you ride, how you maintain your vehicle,
weather, road conditions, tire pressure, installation of accessories, cargo, rider and
passenger weight, and other factors.
Available Colors Midnight Blue/Tan, Gray, White/Pearl Blue
Model ID NPS50
FACTORY WARRANTY INFORMATION
One Year Included Transferable, unlimited-mileage limited warranty
Optional Extended Extended coverage available with a HondaCare Protection Plan®.
2022 Honda Ruckus – Totalmotorcycle.com Canada Specifications/Technical Details
Engine & Drivetrain
Engine Type Liquid-cooled single-cylinder 4-stroke
Displacement 49.4 cc
Bore & Stroke 37.8 mm x 44 mm
Compression Ratio 11.9:1
Valve Train SOHC, 2 valves
Fuel Delivery 18 mm CV with auto choke
Transmission Automatic V-Matic
Final Drive Belt
Chassis & Suspension
Front Suspension Twin downtube fork; 55 mm (2.2 in.) travel
Rear Suspension Single shock; 65 mm (2.6 in.) travel
Tires Front: 120/90-10
Brakes Front: drum
Seat Height 735 mm (28.9 in.)
Wheelbase 1,265 mm (49.8 in.)
Curb Weight 88 kg (194 lbs.) including required fluids and full tank of gas—ready to ride
Fuel Capacity 5 litres
Warranty 12 months, unlimited mileage, freely transferable warranty; extended coverage available with Honda Plus
† Offers apply to eligible retail purchase agreements that meet the minimum amount applicable for Honda Financing of $3000, for a limited time, while supplies last. Valid on select new (not previously registered) Honda motorcycle models obtained from participating authorized Honda dealer in Canada between 01/01/2021 – 02/28/2021. ”Savings” values shown are deducted from the manufacturer’s suggested retail price before taxes and can be combined with finance offers. Limited time purchase financing offer provided through Honda Canada Finance Inc., on approved credit. Representative finance example based on a 2022 Ruckus with an amount to be financed of $4,059.00 (includes selling price of $3,599.00, $460.00 freight, PDI and levies, lien registration fee [up to $0.00 in certain regions] and lien registering fee $0.00, which are due at time of delivery), with $0 down payment or equivalent trade-in required, financed at 4.9% APR equals $15.02 weekly for 72 months. 312 weekly payments required. Cost of borrowing is $627.24 for a total obligation of $4,686.24. Taxes, license, insurance and registration fees [all of which may vary by region] are extra. Dealers may sell for less. Applicable fees may vary by region and dealer. Dealer order/trade may be necessary-but, may not be available in all cases. See a participating authorized Honda dealer for full details, eligible models and other offers. Offers are subject to change, extension or cancellation without notice. Models, colours, features and specifications may not be exactly as shown. Errors and omissions excepted.
2022 Honda Ruckus – Totalmotorcycle.com European Specifications/Technical Details
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