Serial Numbers

Model Model Year Frame # Engine #
CB350 F0 1972/1973 CB350E-1000001 CB350F-1000001
CB350 F1 1974 CB350E-2000001 CB350F-2000001

1972/1973 CB350F0

The 1972/72 model was available in two colors, Candy Bacchus Olive and Flake Matador Red. Tank stripes were white/orange.  The side cover emblem, "350 Four", was painted red and white.  Like the other single overhead cam bikes in 1972, the CB350F featured a 4 exhaust pipes and a 5 speed transmission.

1974 CB350F1

This model year was available in Glory Blue Black with gold tank stripes. The side cover emblem, "350 Four", was painted white and orange.

Technical Specifications

Tires
Front 3.00x18in. Bridgestone
Rear 3.50x18in. Bridgestone
Brakes
Front 10.25×1.5(x2)in.
Rear 6.3×1.2in.
Brake Swept area 67.8sq.in.
Specific Brake Loading 8.03lb/sqin
Engine Type in-line four cylinder, SOHC
Bore and Stroke 1.85×1.97in.; 47x50mm
Piston Displacement 21.2cu.in.; 347cc
Compression Ratio 9.3:1
Carburetion 4; 20mm Keihin
Ignition Battery and coil; breaker points
MPH/1000rpm, top gear 9.83
Fuel Capacity 3.2gal
Oil Capacity 3.2 pints
Lighting 12v, 156 watts
Battery 12v, 12ah
Gear Ratios, overall
1st 20.93
2nd 14.18
3rd 10.83
4th 8.75
5th 7.39
Wheelbase 53.2in.
Seat Height 31 1/4in. w/rider
Ground Clearance 6.1in w/rider
Curb Weight 394lbs., 1/2 tank gas
Test Weight 544lbs w/rider
0-60mph 8.4 seconds
Standing Start 1/4 mile 15.61secs.; 81.96mph
Top Speed 98mph