Honda released ten different models for the 2005 CRF lineup. The 2005 CRF series consists of three youth models and seven off-roading motorbikes. The prices for youth CRF models ranges from $1,300 up to around $2,100, while the prices for the adult CRF off-roading motorbikes range from $2,300 to $7,200 for the 2005 CRF 450X model. The engines for the 2005 CRF 50F to 230 F motorbikes all have two valves per cylinder and are air-cooled. The engines for the 2005 Honda CRF 250R to 450X models all have engines with four valves per cylinder that are liquid-cooled.
The frames, wheels, and rear suspension components of the youth CRF models are all made of steel. The wheels, rear suspension and frames of the higher-end models of the CRF lineup are all made of aluminum. All of these motorbikes are equipped with a one-piece vinyl seat and foot pegs that are meant to hold only one rider. The youth models of these 2005 CRF motorbikes come equipped with a standard skid plate and fork guards. The higher-end models also come equipped an engine case guard and a side cover as well. These motorbikes also come equipped with a standard trip odometer, adjustable handlebars and adjustable levers as well.
Many riders say that the 2005 Honda CRF 100F is very reliable, light-weight, and a great starter motorcycle for novice riders. Riders say the 2005 Honda CRF 100F models are great for younger riders and adults with a smaller stature as well. Most riders are able to get these motorbikes up to speeds of around 55 miles per hour. Many riders prefer these Honda CRF 150F models over Yamahas because of their superior engine performance on hills and low-end torque. Riders love these motorbikes because they rarely fail to start and can handle nearly any type of adverse road conditions. Riders noted that some of the 2005 CRF motorbikes take some time to fully break in.
The 2005 CRF youth models make great birthday or holiday gifts for young riders that are interested in learning to ride motorbikes off-road and on dirt trails. Riders say that the smaller 2005 CRF models are great starter motorbikes for youngsters and novice riders as well. Riders also love these motorbikes because they typically provide great fuel economy.