The CB1000R comes with exhilarating litre-class Super Sports performance and muscular-looking form. Honda has made sure that this naked beauty possesses breathtaking acceleration, responsive handling and nimble handling across the fast lane. A very distinctive and unique ‘mass-forward’ orientation is the first striking features of the bike. The very unique and eye-catching bikini cowl along with a brilliant three-corner shaped multi-reflector headlight is what that anyone notices when someone looks at this naked beast for the first time.
Honda has made this naked motorcycle to be a stylish and one of a kind performance machine. The aggressive design elements and fine lines make it one of the best litre-class motorcycles in its times. Honda has given many weight saving features to this naked roadster, a magnesium cylinder head and ACG engine covers to make it very lightweight and agile while on the move. The CB1000R comes with a 998cc Liquid-cooled 4-stroke 16-valve DOHC Inline-4 engine. The huge mill produces a maximum power of 123.3 bhp @ 10,000rpm and a 99Nm torque at 7,750rpm.
The Honda uses 310mm Dual hydraulic discs with combined 3-piston callipers, floating rotors and sintered metal pads as its front braking system and a 256mm single hydraulic disc with dual-piston calliper and sintered metal pads as its rear braking system.
The suspension setup comes with a 43mm inverted HMAS cartridge-type telescopic fork with stepless preload, compression and rebound adjustment, 120mm cushion stroke and the rear suspension comes with a Monoshock with gas-charged HMAS damper featuring 10-step preload and stepless rebound damping adjustment with 128mm axle travel. Hond has managed to give this bike very compact and lightweight and overall this bike comes at a weight of 222 Kg.
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