2019 Honda CBR650R

2019 Honda CBR650R launched at Rs. 7.70 Lakh


Honda starts deliveries of 2019 Honda CBR650R in India

Motorcycle manufacturer Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India Pvt Ltd (HMSI) recently launched its middleweight sports bike, the 2019 Honda CBR650R, in India. The manufacturer began delivering the new CBR650R from the Honda BigWing Gurugram showroom (Haryana). Honda brought the CBR650R to India thru’ completely knocked down (CKD) route. Hence, the locally made bike gets a price-tag of Rs 7.70 lakh (ex-showroom). Honda had first unveiled the CBR650R at Milan Motorcycle Show. The new CBR650R replaces CBR650F in Honda’s middle-weight sports bike stable.

2019 Honda CBR650R
2019 Honda CBR650R

Features:

2019 Honda CBR650R gets its power from a 649cc, in-line four-cylinder, liquid-cooled engine. This engine delivers 87 bhp at 11,500 rpm and 60.1 Nm of peak torque at 8000 rpm. The motorcycle offers Assist/Slipper Clutch along with Honda Selectable Torque Control (HSTC) to maintain rear wheel traction which is switchable. Furthermore, HondaThe CBR650R’s chassis is 6kg lighter than the outgoing CBR650F. The motorcycle gets 41 mm Showa Separate Fork Function (SFF) USD forks at the front. 2019 Honda CBR650R is available in two colours which are Grand Prix Red and Matte Gunpowder Black.

Mechanically, dual radially-mounted callipers at the front and single-piston rear calliper with a dual-channel ABS carry out the braking duties on the bike. From the design point of view, the 2019 Honda CBR650R gets the styling inspiration from its elder sibling Honda CBR1000RR Fireblade. Honda CBR650R features sharp, aggressive lines and extended side fairings, alongside a sportier riding position. The motorcycle also gets full LED lighting with a narrow dual-headlamp similar to the Fireblade. Besides, a digital LCD display enhances its bold looks. Its handlebars hook-on below the top yoke and the instruments display Gear Position and Shift-Up indicator.

2019 Honda CBR650R Colors:

Honda CBR650R is available in 2 vibrant colours - Grand Prix Red & Gunpowder Black Metallic. Honda CBR650R will take on the likes of Kawasaki Ninja 650, Suzuki GSX-S750 and the Triumph Street Triple S in this price range. The motorcycle is available at 22 Wing World outlets and one exclusive Honda BigWing dealership in Gurugram (Harayana).

Note: All Images – Courtesy: Honda

Specifications:

ENGINE  
Type      Liquid-cooled, 4-stroke, SI Engine
No. of Cylinders 4
Displacement     648.72 cc
No. of Valves 16
Bore x Stroke      67.0 mm X 46.0 mm
Compression Ratio           11.6:1
Max. Power Output         65.0kW @ 11500 rpm
Max. Torque       60.1Nm @ 8000 rpm
 
Fuel System         Fuel injection
Fuel Tank Capacity           15.4 litres
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM  
Battery Capacity               12V/8.6Ah
Headlamp LED
DRIVETRAIN  
Clutch Type         Multiplate Wet Clutch
No. of gears 6
FRAME   
Type Diamond type
CHASSIS  
Dimensions (LxWxH) 2135 mm x 749 mm x 1149 mm
Wheelbase 1449mm
Seat Height 810mm
Ground Clearance 132mm
Kerb Weight 210kg
SUSPENSION  
Front 41 mm - USD Fork
Rear Pro-Link
TIRES  
Front 120/70 ZR17 M/C (58W)
Rear 180/55 ZR17 M/C (73W)
BRAKES  
System Type 2 Channel ABS
Front 310 mm Double Disc
Rear 240 mm Single Disc

For more information, please click here: https://www.hondabigwing.in/cbr650r

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