|VF1000R factory colours|
In France (and Europe, Asia , Australia...):
First release, the VF1000Re in 1984 (code SC16):
Replace in 1985 bu the VF1000Rf, but not in France, probably because they ahd aleready a lot of 1984 modeles still in stock.
In France the paint job of the Re change a litlle:
And Honda create a specific serie with a number (0 - 300).
In 1986, the VF1000Rg was presented, with Rothman paint job, sell in France with the SC20 type (SC16 everywere elese) :
In USA, the only on release sell was the VF1000Rf with a specific tank. 2 colors, slightly the same:
An other paint job for the VF1000Rf, sell in Switserland, in Netherland...:
In some country like Switserland, the double head lamp was replace by a single one:
Here are the frame and engine numbers (Thanks to http://www.honda-v4.com )