The best beginner’s bike

Simply put, there’s no better place for a young rider to start off-roading than a Honda CRF50F. Rugged, reliable and friendly, with smooth 4-stroke power, an automatic clutch and low seat height, this entry-level wonder knows how to keep even the youngest one in the family hot on the trail.


Smart 4-stroke technology

The CRF50F has a dependable 49cc SOHC four-stroke engine, which develops smooth, easy-to-use power. Now even junior trailblazers can share in the benefits of 4-stroke technology at an affordable price.

Smooth shifting automatic clutch

The smooth-shifting 3-speed transmission and automatic clutch offer simple operation and easy take-offs, enhancing the CFR50F’s already easy-to-ride characteristics.

Super easy operation

The high tensile steel frame and swingarm offer excellent balance to beginner bikers. Add wide, longwearing off-road tyres, offering outstanding traction, and you get a simple, safe bike that’s tailored to the trainee trailblazer in every possible way.

Low maintenance

The CRF50F has a dependable 49cc SOHC 4-stroke engine, which is easy and simple to maintain. It also comes with a maintenance-free CD ignition and a smart automatic cam-chain tensioner.


Cylinders1Power (KW)2.2KW / 8,500 RPM

Category (ies) Kids
Warranty 3 months
Service intervals 1000km
0 — 100 km/h (sec) N/A
Dimensions and Weights
Claimed KERB weight (kg) 50
Length (mm) 1302
Width (mm) 581
Height (mm) 774
Seat height (mm) 548
Rake/trail (°/ mm) N/A
WheelBase (mm) 911
Drive Chain
Front suspension 21.7mm inverted telescopic fork, 87mm axle travel
Rear suspension Monoshock with cantilever-type swingarm,70mm axle travel
Tank capacity (l) 2.6
Starter Primary kick
Fuel system Carburetor
Engine configuration Air-cooled 4-stroke 2-valve SOHC single
Valves Per cylinder 2
Capacity (cc) 49
Torque (NM) 3.43NM / 3,500 RPM
Gearbox 3-speed with automatic clutch
Brakes (f) 80mm leading/trailing drum (r) 80mm leading/trailing drum
Frame material Mono-Backbone; steel tube
Tyres (f) 2.50×10
Tyres (r) 2.50×10
Wheels Steel rim/wire spoke

All specifications are provisional and subject to change without notice.

** Please note that the figures provided are results obtained by Honda under standardised testing conditions prescribed by WMTC. Tests are conducted on a rolling road using a standard version of the vehicle with only one rider and no additional optional equipment. Actual fuel consumption may vary depending on how you ride, how you maintain your vehicle, weather, road conditions, tyre pressure, installation of accessories, cargo, rider and passenger weight, and other factors.