King of the Hill: 1974 Honda CR125M Elsinore

In 1973, offroad riding and motocross were hot, and the Honda CR125M Elsinore was the bike to have.

Honda CR125M Elsinore Engine
Period dyno tests confirmed what riders soon learned: This 125 made a lot of power for its size, and it was all at the high end of the rpm range.
Photo By Nick Cedar