Honda CBR500RA Supersports Road Motorcycle

CBR500RA

Honda is excited to announce the arrival of the exhilarating all new 2016 CBR500R to its impressive stable.

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INTRODUCING THE CBR500RA

Honda CBR500RA 2016

IDEAL LAMS PACKAGE

The 2016 CBR500R is ready for action with an assertive forward stance, the CBR500R is armed with a host of comprehensive upgrades on top of a significant redesign. The CBR500R’s performance will give anyone looking for their first sportsbike an exhilarating ride on a twisty, winding road – or even race track. It works equally well in urban environments and is a motorcycle designed to be ridden, and thoroughly enjoyed, by people of all shapes and sizes.

500cc liquid-cooled parallel-twin DOHC engine is thoroughly modern in design and produces a broad power spread for enjoyable and economical riding.

Perfect for learner riders, the CBR500R is LAMS approved. The 2016 CBR500R is available in Australia in Millennium Red, Pearl Metalloid White, Black/Candy Energy Orange,Matte Gunpowder Black Metallic

Honda CBR500R Black

SPORTS INSPIRED

Sportbike riding position keeps the rider balanced in a dynamic seating stance that’s comfortable and efficient.

Diamond-shaped 35mm steel tube frame is lightweight and rigid for responsive sport handling. Stout 41mm front fork returns a plush yet controlled ride while sophisticated Pro-Link single-shock rear suspension offers nine-stage spring preload adjustability.

ABS as standard for enhanced braking characteristics in less than ideal conditions.

Honda CBR500R Red

ENGINE & PERFORMANCE

Four-valve cylinder head design uses lightweight rocker-arm valve actuation with shim-type valve adjustment.

Programmed Fuel Injection (PGM-FI) continuously monitors several variables to ensure the correct fuel mixture is delivered for the existing riding and atmospheric conditions for crisp throttle response throughout a wide variety of riding conditions.

Engine counterbalancer and 180-degree crankpin reduce engine vibration for superior rider comfort. Preloaded, scissors-type gears for the primary drive.

MINISITE

Click here to find out more via Honda’s dedicated 500cc site

ENGINE

ENGINE TYPE471cc Liquid-Cooled, parallel twin
BORE AND STROKE67mm x 66.8mm
COMPRESSION RATIO10.7 : 1
STARTERElectric
CARBURATIONPGM FI
TRANSMISSION6-speed

FRAME

DIMENSIONS2080mm x 750mm x 1145mm
WHEEL BASE1,410mm
SEAT HEIGHT785mm
GROUND CLEARANCE140mm
FUEL CAPACITY16.7 litres
KERB WEIGHT194Kg

TYRE

FRONT120/70ZR – 17M/C
REAR160/60ZR – 17M/C

SUSPENSION

FRONTConventional Telescopic, 41mm
REARProlink mono with 9 stage Preload adjuster, steel square pipe swingarm

BRAKES

FRONTSingle Wavy Disc, 320mm, 2 POT calliper (ABS)
REARSingle Wavy Disc, 240mm, 1 POT calliper (ABS)

NOTES

COLOURMillennium Red, Pearl Metalloid White, Black/Candy Energy Orange,Matte Gunpowder Black Metallic
WARRANTY PERIOD24 Months
IMAGESPlease note images show overseas models