Honda CBR650F India launch next year! [Images & Specifications]

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We reported in detail when the new Honda CBR 650F made its India debut at the ongoing Auto Expo 2014. (CLICK HERE for our earlier report)

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Now, it has emerged that the new Honda CBR 650F India launch will happen next year and here are all the details and some images of the upcoming bike.

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At the Expo, HMSI also announced its fourth production facility, which will come up in Ahmedabad. The production at this facility will commence in 2015 and the factory will boast of an annual production capacity of 1.2 million units.

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Keita Muramatsu (President & CEO – Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India Pvt. Ltd.) said “As Only Honda which is free to realize its Dreams for India, we are moving ahead on full throttle. Our customer driven cutting edge R&D from Technical Center and superior technology products will be supported by aggressive production capacity expansion to 5.8 million units by FY 2015-16 and speedy addition of new 500 touch-points to our viable network. Customer needs in India are evolving and we are all set to grab the opportunity with our new product line-up which will include all new Activa 125 & soon to be launched CBR 650F – Honda’s largest displacement motorcycle for India, made in India.”

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Powering the upcomnig bike is a 649 cc, in-line four-cylinder 16V DOHC engine that has a max power of 87 bhp at 11,000 rpm and peak torque of 63 Nm at 8,000 rpm. The motor comes mated to a 6-speed gearbox and the manufacturer claims that the 650F will boast of a fuel efficiency of as much as 21 kmpl.

Honda CBR650R India launch

New Honda CBR 650F specifications

ENGINE
TypeLiquid-cooled, DOHC four-stroke inline four-cylinder, 16 valves
Displacement649 cc
Bore x Stroke67 mm x 46 mm
Compression11.4: 1
Max Power87 hp @ 11000 rpm
Max torque63 nm @ 8000 rpm
Oil volume3.5 liters
FUEL SYSTEM
Mixture preparationPGM-FI fuel injection
Tank17.3 liters
Gasoline consumption21 km / l (WMTC measurement cycle)
ELECTRICAL
StarterElectric starter
Battery12 V / 8.6 AH
Alternator343 W
ClutchMulti-disc in oil bath
Transmission6-speed
Final DriveO-ring chain
FRAME
TypeBridge-type frame, steel
CHASSIS
Dimensions (LxBxH)2110 x 755 x 1145 mm
Wheelbase1450 mm
Steering head angle25.50 °
Height of seat810 mm
Ground clearance130 mm
Kerb Weight211 kg
SUSPENSION
Front41 mm telescopic fork, 120 mm travel
RearSwingarm with monoshock Strut, spring preload adjustable, 43.5 mm stroke
WHEELS
FrontCast aluminum 17 M / C x MT 3:50
RearCast aluminum 17 M / C x MT 5:50
Front Tyre Size120/70-ZR17M/C (58W)
Rear Tyre Size180/55-ZR17M/C (73W)
BRAKES (with ABS as standard)
Front320 mm hydraulic disc, twin-piston caliper
Rear240 mm disc, single-piston caliper
ELECTRICALS
InstrumentsDigital speedometer and bar tachometer, KM-counter, two trip meters, fuel gauge, clock
Theft protectionHonda Ignition Security System (H.I.S.S.)
Headlight12V, 55W x 1 (low beam), 55W x 1 (high beam)
TaillightLED
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