2013 Honda CBR500R

2013 Honda CBR500R
MSRP $5,999

The Honda CBR500R has a 500cc DOHC Parallel-Twin-cylinder engine, Programmed Fuel Injection (PGM-FI), Pro-Link rear suspension, and a front 320 mm wave-style disc brake with a 240 mm rear. It comes with a step seat with a low height, and rear passenger grips to maintain a secure hold on the bike. The Honda CBR500R is equipped with low handlebars, a sport seating position, holds 4.1 gallons of fuel, a 55.5 inch wheelbase and weighs in at 425 pounds.

Engine TypeDOHC Parallel-Twin-cylinder, four valves per cylinder
Engine Displacement500cc
Bore Stroke67.0 mm x 66.8 mm
Compression Ratio10.7:1
Fuel SystemPGM-FI with 34 mm throttle bodies
IgnitionComputer-controlled digital transistorized with electronic advance
Starting SystemElectric
Final DriveO-ring-sealed chain
Rake Trail25.5° / 4.05 in.
Seat Height30.9 in.
Wheelbase55.5 in.
Front Suspension41 mm fork; 4.8 inches travel
Rear SuspensionPro-Link single shock with nine-position spring preload adjustability
Front BrakeTwin-piston caliper with single 320 mm wave disc
Rear BrakeSingle-caliper 240 mm wave disc
Front Tire120/70-17
Rear Tire160/60-17
Fuel Capacity4.1 gallons including 0.7-gallon reserve
Dry Weight425 lbs.

2016 Honda CBR500R

Honda to Debut Updated 2016 CBR500R at AIMExpo

Honda has revealed plans to debut its 2016 CBR500R during the AIMExpo in Orlando, Florida October 15-18.

Honda CBR500R Recall

Honda Recalls 2013-2015 CB500F & CBR500R Motorcycles

Honda has issued a recall for certain 2013-2015 model year CB500F and CBR500R motorcycles due to an issue with the fuel level sensor float arm.