2016 Honda CBR300R

2016 Honda CBR300R
MSRP $4,399

The 2016 Honda CBR300R sportbike model has a small displacement of 286cc single cylinder engine for beginner riders to feel comfortable on and not overwhelmed. Light and narrow the Honda CBR300R comes in weighing at 357 pounds. A smooth ride comes from the aid of the single shock with adjustable preload. The 2016 Honda CBR300R has a low seat height and a has a fuel tank that holds 3.4 gallons of fuel and is said that under ideal conditions can get up to 71 miles per gallon. It comes in the traditional black color scheme and new for 2016 now comes in Bright Yellow with Black Matte and Candy Orange with Black Matte.

2016 Honda CBR300R

Engine TypeSingle cylinder, four stroke, DOHC, four valves per cylinder
Engine Displacement286cc
Bore Stroke76 mm x 63 mm
Compression Ratio10.7:1
Fuel SystemPGM-Fi, 38 mm throttle body
IgnitionComputer-controlled digital transistorized with electronic advance
Starting SystemElectric
Final DriveNA
Rake Trail25.30° / 3.9 in.
Seat Height30.7 in.
Wheelbase54.3 in.
Front Suspension37 mm fork; 4.65 in. travel
Rear SuspensionPro-Link single shock with five positions of spring preload adjustability; 4.07 in. travel
Front BrakeSingle 296mm disc
Rear BrakeSingle 220 mm disc
Front Tire110/70-17
Rear Tire140/70-17
Fuel Capacity3.4 gal.
Dry Weight357 lbs. (Wet)

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