Quiet, dependable, lightweight.
Which is exactly what you want in a portable outboard. The BF5 is incredibly lightweight and compact. It’s easy to transport and ideal for small tenders, canoes, and jon boats.
And with features designed to make your boat ride smooth, quiet, and Honda dependable, you’ll be ready to enjoy a day on the water for years to come.
Reliable, efficient 4-stroke design
World-renowned Honda quality combines proven reliability and superior fuel efficiency, with no oil mixing.
Lightweight and Compact
The BF5’s lightweight, compact design makes it perfect for small tenders and canoes. Weighing in at only 60 pounds, the BF5 is easy to transport.
Convenient Fold-Down Tiller Handle
The tiller handle’s compact design allows for easy transportation and storage.
Large Displacement Engine for more power
Water-cooled, single cylinder design for better low- to mid-range power.
Twist grip throttle – more comfortable to use
Allows for precise throttle control. A unique throttle tensioner minimizes driver fatigue.
Ultra low 3 star CARB emissions – Environmentally concious technology
Environmentally conscious technology. All Honda Marine engines exceed the highest CARB 3-Star rating to meet the rigorous California Air Resource Board’s standards.
True 5 Warranty – unmatched peace of mind
Honda’s True 5 Warranty is the best in the business. This transferable, non-declining warranty is the same on the first day as it is on the last.
Digital CD Ignition – easy starting
Maintenance free, high-energy output for quick and easy starts.
Low Oil Warning System – protects your engine
A Low Oil Warning System and rev limiter protect the engine from severe damage if the oil reaches a low level
Easy to carry and install
A front mounted carrying handle provides superior portability and ease of installation.
Unique Isolation Mounts – Reduced Vibration for Comfort and Durability
Honda’s exclusive design adds isolation mounts to minimize the transfer of vibration to both the tiller handle and the transom. This results in best in class operator comfort and significantly increases the engine’s durability.
The BF5 features full forward, neutral, and reverse shifting. A safety lockout system allows the engine to be started in neutral gear only.
4-Front Corrosion Protection System – Fights the elements
A patented, “Double Sealed” multi-layered paint process, sacrificial anodes, stainless steel technology, and waterproof connectors enhance corrosion protection.
Positive Lubrication – better durability
A crankshaft-driven, automotive-style trochoid oil pump ensures long-term durability of critical engine components.
Optional 3 amp charging system
An optional, dealer installed, 3 amp charging system provides power to accessories.
Shallow Water Drive
An innovative shallow water drive feature lets you tilt the motor up, allowing you to easily operate in shallow areas. Shallow water drive greatly reduces the risk of engine damage.
15 and 20 inch configurations
Available in 15″ or 20″ configurations to meet your specific application.