Comprehensively updated 2013 Honda CBR600RR introduced

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The Honda CBR600RR middleweight supersports bike has finally been exhaustively updated. The new 2013 Honda CBR600RR sports a revised engine, new suspension, new wheels, Honda’s Combined ABS and an updated design. The new front fairing sports a new central air intake that sits between the two headlamps.

For the first time in the history of CB600RR, the bike gets Repsol Edition racing colors as an option. Paint options include Red, Repsol Edition or White/Blue/Red. C-ABS model available in Red only.

While the figures haven’t been revealed yet, the updated CBR600RR is likely to deliver considerably more power and have a better in gear acceleration. Honda says that the more power is courtesy an improved ECU and PGM-DSFI setting. The bike, thanks to the revised suspension setup, is also expected to come with better handling characteristics.

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2013 Honda CBR600RR Specifications

ModelCBR600RR / CBR600RRA
Engine Type599cc Liquid-Cooled Inline Four-Cylinder
Bore And Stroke67.0mm X 42.5mm
Compression Ratio12.2:1
Valve TrainDOHC; Four Valves Per Cylinder
InductionProgrammed Dual Stage Fuel Injection (PGM-DSFI) With 40mm Throttle Bodies, Denso 12-Hole Injectors
IgnitionComputer-Controlled Digital Transistorized With 3-D Mapping
TransmissionClose-Ratio Six-Speed
Final Drive#525 O-Ring-Sealed Chain
Suspension Front41mm Inverted Big Piston Fork With Spring Preload, Rebound And Compression Damping Adjustability; TBD Inches Travel
RearUnit Pro-Link HMAS Single Shock With Spring Preload, Rebound And Compression Damping Adjustability; 5.1 Inches Travel
Brakes FrontDual Radial-Mounted Four-Piston Calipers With Full-Floating 310mm Discs
RearSingle-Caliper 220mm Disc;
Tires Front120/70ZR-17 Radial
Rear180/55ZR-17 Radial
Wheelbase53.9 Inches
Rake (Caster Angle)23.5°
Trail97.7mm (3.9 Inches)
Seat Height32.3 Inches
Fuel Capacity4.8 Gallons, Including 0.9-Gallon Reserve
Estimated Fuel EconomyTBD
Colors CBR600RRRed, Repsol Edition, White/Blue/Red
CBR600RRARed
Curb Weight410 Pounds (CBR600RR) / 432 Pounds (CBR600RRA)

 

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