1979 Honda CBX road test

When Honda introduced the CBX, this six-cylinder, 24-valve Superbike seemed to be the atomic cannon of motorcycling. So, you may ask, what has Honda done to refine this mega-bike as it enters the 1980s? There's a catalog of detailed changes, which add up to a more pleasant and wieldy cannon that produces a smaller mushroom cloud. Think of it as the SALT version of the CBX.