2016 Honda CBR500R - The Best of Both Worlds

Honda has unveiled the second generation of CBR500R with a fresh and edgy design for the year 2016. The bike gets ‘Aggressive Speed Shape’ designing by Honda and gets a new relevant shape to the elders in the Honda family.

Honda has kept other factors like engine, chassis and brakes same as the older version, improving the normal day practicality of the bike by altering some bits of the suspension on the CBR500R.

The 471cc, inline twin cylinder motor produces decent 46.9 BHP and works good as a daily ride as well as a touring partner. The exhaust has been redesigned for better mass centralization and exhaust note.

The press release also hints at a bigger fuel tank and three new shades namely Matte Black Metallic, Millennium Red and Pearl White.

Key Specifications of Honda CBR500R

  • Displacement - 471 cc
  • Maximum Power - 46.9 Bhp @ 8500 rpm
  • Maximum Torque - 43 Nm @ 7000 rpm
  • Gearbox - 6 Speed Manual
  • Seat Height - 785 mm
  • Ground Clearance - 140 mm
  • Kerb/Wet Weight - 194 kg
  • Fuel Tank Capacity - 16.7 litres
  • Top Speed (approx.) - 180 kmph
  • Mileage (Certified) - 27 kmpl

Know more about Honda CBR500R here - Honda CBR500R Price, Specs, Review, Pics & Mileage in India

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The shape of the bike or the structure of the bike should be different it should be like R1 or GTR 650

If the tail light can be change soit will be more sexy