A new fresh update for the CBR 500R has been announced by Honda. The new 2016 CBR 500R will still fit the A2 license standards but will come with several updates that aim design and riding experience.
The new Honda CBR 500R features a more aggressive design pattern. Honda calls this the ,,Aggressive Speed Shape” theme and has a deep focus on sharp lines. Forks are also updated and will feature an adjustable pre-load setting. Fuel tank has an increased capacity while the exhaust system will be also new for 2016.
Honda’s press release states that: ,,Honda Motor Europe is pleased to announce a comprehensive range of upgrades for the CBR500R, its sports middleweight first launched for the 2013 sales season. The CBR500R’s combination of lively performance and sports styling has earned it widespread popularity both among riders stepping up from smaller machines and experienced riders looking for all-round sporty capability.”
The new Honda CBR 500R will be launched officially on 15 October in Florida at the American International Motorcycle Expo.