Here’re 5 interesting facts about the all-new Honda CB300R Neo Sports Cafe.
Honda 2Wheelers India has expanded its product lineup with the all-new Honda CB300R Neo Sports Cafe. The naked sport bike has been priced at Rs 2.41 lakh ex-showroom, Pan India. To be imported as the CKD (Completely Knocked Down) unit, the 2019 CB300R competes with BMW G310R, KTM 390 Duke and Bajaj Dominar 400. Here, we bring you 5 interesting facts about the new Honda CB300R Neo Sports Cafe –
1. Neo Spors Cafe DNA
Honda says that the CB300R has an essence of Neo Sport Cafe family with minimalist design and super compact trapezoidal form. Neo stands for ultra-modern design with cutting edge technology and features, Sports defines distinctive ‘CB’ sports lineage distilled performance yet easy to ride and Cafe stands for design ‘inspired from the cafe racers of early 1960s for quick and raw yet radical attitude. It shares resemblance with the Honda CB1000R that was previewed at the Tokyo Motor Show in 2017.
2. Best-in-Class Torque to Power Ratio
At the engine front, the Honda CB300R gets a 286cc DOHC, 4-valve liquid-cooled motor with fuel injection technology. It can make a top power of 30bhp at 8,000rpm and a peak torque of 27.4Nm at 6,500rpm. Power is delivered to the rear wheel via a 6-speed gearbox. Interestingly, the 2019 CB300R is the lightest bike in its segment that helps it deliver the best-in-class torque to power ratio.
3. First-in-Class Braking System
The Honda CB300R is the first bike in its category to feature IMU (Inertial Measurement Unit) based dual channel ABS (anti-lock braking system). It’s said to deliver balanced front-to-rear operations and riding experience. The bike features a 296mm petal disc brake with 4-pot calipers at the front and a 2-piston caliper 220mm petal unit at the rear.
4. Premium Features
In terms of features, the 2019 Honda CB300R offers you full LED lighting including LED headlamp, LED tail-light and LED turn indicators. It has thinnest ever taillamp offered on a Honda motorcycle. The naked sport bike also gets rubber-mounted steel handlebar and LCD instrument display providing engine rpm, speed, fuel level and gear position with warning lights across the top.
5. Nimble Handling
Honda has centralized the heavy components and parts near the center of gravity that provides great control to rider. It also enables bike to deliver a tuned rigidity balance and smooth feedback while riding.
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