Honda Philippines, Inc. (HPI) fortifies its lineup of bigger displacement motorcycle by bringing in the all-new Honda CBR500R. The latest addition to HPI’s big bike range is an improved version of the well-loved CBR500.
The all-new CBR500R is now packed with new advanced and safety features. Carrying super sport styling, the sporty image of the CBR5ooR is complemented by its performance and great handling. Being legal on local tollways, the latest Honda sport bike fits as an ideal on-road big bike.
Incredibly advanced features
For better handling, this sports bike now features an inverted front suspension of Showa 41mm Separate Function Fork Big Piston (SFF BP) for excellent control, which provides a sports riding experience when turning or braking from high speed. It also has lightweight 5-spoke sporty wheels for incredible running performance.
The all-new CBR500R has a negative-display LCD meter for easy access to all the needed information while on the road. It contains dual trip meters, fuel level, consumption gauges, gear position, and shift-up indicators. It also includes all-LED lighting for the headlight, taillight, and turn light to optimize efficiency and safety, create less drain on the engine, and give this big bike an excellent sporty image.
Excellent safety features
The all-new CBR500R features 296mm dual-disc front brake with a radial-mount caliper for high braking power, 2-channel Anti-lock Brake System (ABS) , slipper/assist clutch to lessen the lever effort by 45 percent, and an emergency stop signal (ESS) to notify the vehicle behind of sudden stops.
‘From Street to Sport’
Powering the all-new CBR500R is a 471cc liquid-cooled four-stroke DOHC parallel twin Euro5-compliant engine. Up for any on-road adventures, the CBR500R is rated to output 35kW at 8,500rpm of power and a torque rating of 43.2Nm at 6,500rpm. Not only carrying power in every grunt, the new Honda sport bike also promises fuel efficiency of 28.6 km/L.
The super sports styling of the all-new Honda CBR500R is available in two color options of Grand Prix Red and the Matte Gunpowder Black Metallic. It is now available at all Honda Big Bike dealerships nationwide with a suggested retail price of PHP 364,000.
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