Honda CBR650F is a powerful upcoming sports bike from Honda expected to be launched in early 2016 at a price close to Rs. 7 lakh. Honda CBR650F. Japanese auto manufacturer Honda will make a big impact in sports bike segment with this launch. The Honda CBR650F bike will be available as a complete knocked down (CKD) assembly and this contributes to the majority of price hike.
At the 2014 auto expo Honda announced launching plan of Honda CBR650F in India as locally assembled model. This is a powerful rival against the Kawasaki Ninja 650 and the Z800 in this class. Once launched Honda CBR650F will become the cheapest 4-cylinder bike in the country which may priced under Rs. 7 lakhs (on-road).
Honda CBR650F will be available in 2016 (before March) and you can choose only single variant. Additional safety is offered with antilock Braking System (ABS) as standard. Powering the bike is a 649cc, 4-cylinder mill, which can churns out 86 bhp of power and 63 Nm of torque on ride. An aggressive look is enhanced with 120 and 180 section tyres at the front and rear. Powerful to say, it takes only 0-100 kmph time in under 4 seconds and top speed is rated at 225 kmph.
Honda CBR650F Key specifications
- 649cc , 4-stroke 16-valve DOHC inline-4 engine
- 87 hp @ 11,000 rpm power
- 46 lb-ft. @ 8,000 rpm torque
- 6-speed gears transmission
- Standard ABS option
- Fork, 120mm stroke Front suspension
- Front and rear Disc brakes