Honda BF80

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With a powerful 1.5L, Single Over Head Cam shaft (SOHC), 16-valve, inline four-cylinder engine, the BF80 sets new levels of performance in the 80 horsepower segment. A perfect blend of Honda’s world renowned marine and automotive technologies, light weight and compact design assures this engine are a firm favourite with boating enthusiasts.

Provision of PGM-FI, Blast, and ECOmo, combine to ensure a perfect blend of power and fuel economy throughout the engine operating range. With NMEA2000® compliance, connectivity of BF80 is simplified with other popular NMEA2000® equipment, such as chart plotters or fish finders.

Trolling control between 650–1000rpm provides accurate slow speed control, ideal for fishing or marina maneuvering


The Honda BF80’s 1.5L, SOHC, 16-valve, inline four-cylinder engine is inspired by the same remarkable engine that powers the iconic Honda motor vehicle, the ‘Jazz’.
With the exception of the cylinder sleeves, these engines feature an all aluminum alloy block, resulting in a very lightweight and powerful package.


Adjusts the air/fuel mix according to speed and load to maximize efficiency.
Inclusion of Lean Burn Control® offers significantly improved fuel consumption over direct injection two-stroke models as well as over competing four-stroke models.
The mode in which Lean Burn Control® is used is referred to as ECOmo (Economy Controlled Motor).

  • BF80AK1LRTL 20″
  • BF80AK1XRTL 25″ ($13,995)
    Type 4-cylinder 4-stroke SOHC
    Displacement 1,496cc
    Bore & Stroke 73 x 89.4 mm
    Full Throttle RPM Range 5000-6000 RPM
    HP Rating @ Propshaft 80 HP @ 5,500 RPM
    Valves per Cylinder Four
    Fuel Delivery Programmed Fuel Injection
    Ignition System Full-transition Battery Ignition
    Starting System Electric
    Cooling System Water Cooled
    Alternator TBC

Recommended Transom Height 537mm (L), 664mm (X)
Dry Weight 165kg (L), 171kg (X)

  • Gear Ratio 2.33:1
  • Gear Shift F-N-R
  • Propeller Optional

***Please note Rigging, Gauges, Controls and Prop are not included and will be ordered separately to customers requirements.

BEST IN CLASS CHARGING – The BF80 has the best in class charging performance with a 44-amp alternator. This means your outboard is now able to charge the battery faster and power more accessories, so that you can now run that little bit of extra tech on the boat to help find the perfect catch.

Honda’s renowned Programmed Fuel Injection (PGM-FI) is controlled by an advanced Engine Control Unit (ECU). Engine sensors precisely control the supply of fuel to the engine, providing easy starting, instantaneous throttle response and superior fuel economy.

CRUISE MORE, SPEND LESS – Honda’s Lean Burn Control technology, ECOmo, permits combustion to operate on a leaner air/fuel ratio. Sensors precisely measure the air/fuel mixture, ensuring best fuel economy in cruising mode.

As a testament to their quality and reliability, all Honda engines come with a SEVEN year, non-declining, non-commercial warranty or a THREE year commercial warranty. Shop around, you won’t find a better warranty set up than Honda Marine.

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Remote Control & Gauges for Mechanical


Garmin GMI20 display

Garmin GMI20 display


Garmin GMI20 display


Digital Gauge Additions

To read fuel level, is needed if digital gauge. Customer must have a fuel sender in tank.
To read speed, is needed if no chartplotter on sounder, sounder needs to be NMEA2000 compatible.

Engine Installation

Estimate for Installation of engine, gauge/s, control & seatrial.

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