The exciting new 700CL-X retro-inspired motorcycle from CFMOTO is due to arrive in UK dealerships this month and we’ll be getting our hands on one to take a closer look. The new model combines stunning styling with impressive specifications and technology for the superb value price of £6,299 plus on the road charges.
Eye-catching angles and smooth body lines come together for a fresh take on classic style. The 700CL-X is marked by the retro-inspired round headlight, fuel tank aluminium side panels, leather feel seat, multi-spoke alloy wheels and Pirelli tires. The modern X elements of the 700CL-X break convention by integrating classic design aesthetics.
Powered by an all-new liquid-cooled 693cc parallel twin engine, the 700CL-X produces up to 55kW (73.75 hp), plus 68 Nm of smooth, flowing power. The optimised intake system improves the airflow efficiency for quick-revving power. BOSCH EFI and electronic throttle technology, integrated with high-precision sensors to produce clean, efficient fuel atomisation.
The newly designed split frame and aluminium alloy swingarm make the curb weight of 700CL-X only 196kg, which ensures a high power-to-weight ratio, responsive handling and precise control.
The round 75mm retro classic style LCD dashboard provides simple and clear riding information. The on-board computer has two on-the-fly riding modes, economy and sport. In addition, the 700CL-X is equipped with cruise control, with just one touch, the system controls the speed of the bike tailored to your needs.