2016 Honda CRF450R

2016 Honda CRF450R
MSRP $8,699

The 2016 Honda CRF450R is an agile motocross bike that is loaded with features that include the Engine Mode Select button with Standard, Smooth and Aggressive, HRC Fuel Injection Setting Tool, KYB Air Fork, an aluminum frame and rides on Dunlop tires. For 2016 the CRF received suspension changes to improve rear wheel traction and overall stability. The fork lower legs are 5 millimeters longer but retain the same amount of travel, with both the fork and shock sporting revised internal settings. Check out the Honda’s performance during the 2016 Honda CRF450R Comparison.

2016 Honda CRF450R


2016 450 Motocross Shootout

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Engine TypeSingle cylinder, four stroke
Engine Displacement449cc
Bore Stroke96 mm x 62.1 mm
Compression Ratio12.5:1
Fuel SystemProgrammed Fuel Injection (PGM-FI), 46 mm throttle body
IgnitionFull transistor with electronic advance
Starting SystemElectric
TransmissionClose-ratio five-speed
Final DriveChain
Rake Trail27°04 / 4.5 in.
Seat Height37.5 in.
Wheelbase58.7 in.
Front Suspension48 mm inverted KYB PSF (Pneumatic Spring Fork) with air-adjustable spring rate, and rebound and compression-damping adjustability; 12.2 in. travel.
Rear SuspensionPro-Link® KYB single shock with adjustable spring preload, rebound damping adjustability, and compression damping adjustment separated into low-speed and highspeed; 12.4 in. travel
Front BrakeSingle 260 mm disc with twin-piston caliper
Rear BrakeSingle 240 mm disc
Front TireDunlop MX52F 80/100-21
Rear TireDunlop MX52 120/80-19
Fuel Capacity1.7 gal.
Dry Weight243 lbs. (Wet)

Attack Dog 2016 KX450F Project Bike Barks

Attack Dog 2016 KX450F Project Bike Barks

Check out the 2016 Kawasaki KX450F project bike that Ride Engineering started to upgrade.

Ride Engineering 2015 Honda CRF450R

Ride Engineering 2015 Honda CRF450R Video

Ride Engineering updates a 2015 Honda CRF450R and then takes it to Milestone MX for a shakedown by Kyle Lewis.