2013 Honda CBR500R
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 Type||DOHC Parallel-Twin-cylinder, four valves per cylinder|
|Bore Stroke||67.0 mm x 66.8 mm|
|Fuel System||PGM-FI with 34 mm throttle bodies|
|Ignition||Computer-controlled digital transistorized with electronic advance|
|Final Drive||O-ring-sealed chain|
|Rake Trail||25.5° / 4.05 in.|
|Seat Height||30.9 in.|
|Front Suspension||41 mm fork; 4.8 inches travel|
|Rear Suspension||Pro-Link single shock with nine-position spring preload adjustability|
|Front Brake||Twin-piston caliper with single 320 mm wave disc|
|Rear Brake||Single-caliper 240 mm wave disc|
|Fuel Capacity||4.1 gallons including 0.7-gallon reserve|
|Dry Weight||425 lbs.|
Honda has revealed plans to debut its 2016 CBR500R during the AIMExpo in Orlando, Florida October 15-18.
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.