2009 Honda CRF70F Features & Benefits

The CRF70F serves as a great introduction to off-road motorcycling, thanks to its automatic clutch, low seat height, three-speed transmission, and low-maintenance 72cc air-cooled single-cylinder four-stroke engine.

Features & Benefits


  • Fuel-efficient SOHC 72cc four-stroke engine offers easy-to-use power and a high level of dependability.
  • 13mm piston-valve carburetor offers excellent rideability and high fuel mileage.
  • Closed crankcase vent system safeguards against engine oil contamination.
  • Automatic cam-chain tensioner.
  • Maintenance-free CD ignition.
  • Quiet, USDA-qualified muffler/spark arrester.
  • #420 drive chain is tough and durable.
  • Three-speed constant-mesh transmission with automatic clutch for easy takeoffs and shifting.


  • Lightweight and rigid backbone frame configuration.
  • Smooth-action 27mm front fork provides 3.2 inches of suspension travel for confident control over rugged trails.
  • Triangulated swingarm with single shock is durable and offers 3.5 inches of rear wheel travel.
  • Brakes are compact, lightweight and feature leading-/trailing-shoe-design front and rear.
  • Knobby tires offer excellent grip and long life.

Additional Features

  • CRF®-R-inspired graphics.
  • Engine design produces low emissions that meets both EPA and California Air Resources Board (CARB) off-road emissions standards.
  • Keyed ignition switch provides added security.
  • Steel-spoked wheels combine with Honda Racing styling and graphics to look like the bigger CRFs.
  • CRF-style seat shape accommodates a broad range of rider sizes.
  • Small and lightweight feel combine with low seat height to inspire confidence in younger riders.
  • Tough and durable plastic body parts.
  • Motocross-style handlebar with crossbar.
  • Folding, cleated footpegs offer secure footing even in muddy conditions.
  • Silver-painted frame and footpegs.
  • Front suspension features dual-rate springs for improved rider comfort and bump absorption.
  • Transferable six-month limited warranty; extended coverage available with a Honda Protection Plan.
  • When you buy a new Honda Powersports Product, you may be eligible to receive a complimentary one year membership in the Honda Riders Club of America®, which includes an exclusive Members-only magazine, rider training benefits, access to the Members-only Clubhouse Web site and much more. Some limitations apply. For more information on the HRCA®, log on to hrca.honda.com.
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