- The CBR500R is one of three new models powered by the same powerplant.
- The 2013 CBR500R has a seat height of 30.9 inches.
- A diamond-shaped frame gives the 2013 Honda CBR500R sporty handling.
- The bodywork on the 2013 Honda CBR500R resembles the bigger bikes in the CBR line.
- The 2013 CBR500R is powered by a 500cc liquid-cooled Parallel-Twin.