Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India have launched the CBR350R and the CB650R in the country. While the 2021 CBR650R has priced at Rs 8.88 lakh (ex-showroom, Gurugram), the CB650R is available for Rs 8.67 lakh (ex-showroom, Gurugram). While the Honda CBR650R was previously available in India, the CB650R is coming to India for the very first time. The motorcycles will enter the Indian market as CKD(completely knocked down) units. Furthermore, the bookings for the 2021 Honda CBR650R and the Honda CB650R have opened at the BigWing Topline dealerships. Honda also launched the CB500X in India and it looks like Honda is really looking forward to expanding it’s premium bikes market in India.
The Honda CBR650R received new body graphics and a handful of redesigned side panels that make the sports bike look more aggressive than ever. It also gets dual LED headlights and an LED taillight.
On the one hand, the CB650R gets a round headlamp with DRL LED, wide handlebars, a muscle fuel tank, a split-up seat, and a high tail. The 2021 Honda CBR650R is being offered in Grand Prix Red and Matte Gunpowder Black Metallic color options. The Honda CB650R gets Candy Chromosphere Red and Matte Gunpowder Black Metallic paint schemes.
Both CBR650 motorcycles are fully equipped with a digital instrument panel that provides readability such as speed, tachometer, trip meter, gear shift indicator, gear position-indicator, water temperature gauge, etc. The bikes also receive emergency stop signals, HISS (Honda Ignition Safety System), And HSTC (Honda Selectable Torque Control System) that vary engine power to improve torque at the rear wheel to prevent rear-wheel slip.
Honda CBR650R and Honda CB650R: Specifications
|Engine||649 cc, four-cylinder|
|Gearbox||6-speed with Assist and Slipper clutch.|
The Honda CBR650R and CB650R are powered by a 649cc, four-cylinder, liquid-cooled engine with 86hp at 12,000 rpm and a torque of 57.5Nm at 8500 rpm. The bikes come with a six-speed gearbox with an assist/slipper clutch.
There are Showa Separate Fork Function Big Piston(SFF-BP) USD forks at the front. The braking duties are performed by twin front disc brakes and a single rear disc brake with dual-channel ABS as standard.
Honda CBR650R and Honda CB650R: Price in India
|Price (ex-showroom, Gurugram)|
|Honda CB650R||₹8.67 lakh|
|Honda CBR650R||₹8.88 lakh|
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