Quick Stats

1989-94, 498cc OHC single, 44hp, 110mph, 60mpg, 350lb

What to Expect

Grey import from Japan that carried on the XBR’s role but in more retro clothes, engine good for 45 to 50,000 miles before the same problems as the XBR crop up. Quiet top end and relative smoothness are signs of a good motor. Some electrical hassles.