2023 Honda CBR500R Top Speed, Price, Specs, Review

This Honda CBR500R is comfortable enough for daily use, with a well-thought-out riding position as well as good wind protection.

Packs a punch thanks to its liquid-cooled 471cc parallel-twin engine. It has enough power to bring you up to speed fast however, it’s also fuel efficient enough to help you save fuel costs.

Its 2023 Honda CBR500R produces 50 horsepower and 31.7 pounds of torque. The maximum speed is 115 MPH. It has an incredibly smooth and responsive 6-speed transmission which makes shifting effortless.

Features like ABS brakes LED lighting, and an Assist/Slipper Clutch are now commonplace. Overall it’s a great bike. Honda CBR500R is a great choice for those who want an exciting and practical sports bike.

Honda CBR500R Top Speed, Price, Specs, Weight, MPG, Horsepower, Review


Honda CBR500R Sword Silver Metallic Honda CBR500R color


Model Name Honda CBR500R
Model ID CBR500RA
Price $7,299
Engine 471cc liquid-cooled parallel-twin four-stroke
Transmission Six-speed 
Seat Height 31.1 inches
Fuel Capacity 4.5 gallons 
Curb Weight 423 pounds
Miles Per Gallon 72 MPG
Available Colors Grand Prix Red, Sword Silver Metallic

Key Features:

  • All LED Lighting
  • Throttle-By-Wire
  • Modern Sportbike Styling
  • Showa SFF-BP Front
  • Proven Unicam Engine
  • Slipper/assist clutch
  • Fuel-injection


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Honda CBR500R Specs


Engine Type 471cc liquid-cooled parallel-twin four-stroke
Bore And Stroke 67.0mm x 66.8mm
Induction PGM-FI with 34mm throttle bodies
Valve Train DOHC; four valves per cylinder
Compression Ratio 10.7:1


Transmission Six-speed
Final Drive O-ring-sealed chain; 15T/41T


Front Suspension 41mm Showa SFF-BP fork; 4.3-inch travel
Rear Suspension Pro-Link® single shock with nine-position spring preload adjustability; 4.7-inch travel


Front Brake Dual 295mm discs with four-piston calipers; ABS
Rear Brake Single 240mm disc, ABS


Front Tire 120/70R-17
Rear Tire 160/60-17


Rake (Caster Angle) 25.5°
Trail 4.0 inches
Wheelbase 55.5 inches
Seat Height 31.1 inches
Curb Weight 423 pounds
Miles Per Gallon 72 MPG
Fuel Capacity 4.5 gallons


Model ID CBR500RA
Emissions Meets current EPA standards. California version meets current CARB standards and may differ slightly due to emissions equipment.
Available Colors Grand Prix Red, Sword Silver Metallic


Six Months Included Transferable, unlimited-mileage limited warranty
Optional Extended Extended coverage available with a HondaCare Protection Plan®

Honda CBR500R Price in The USA 2024

The 2024 Honda CBR500R price starts at $7,299, the Destination Charge: is $400.00, and the Freight Surcharge: is 200.00.

Honda CBR500R Top Speed 2024

 The maximum acceleration of the 2024 Honda CBR500R is 115 MPH.

Weight & Seat Height 

The Honda CBR500R is 423 pounds. The seat height is 31.1 inches

2024 Honda CBR500R Features

Engine, Performance, and Technology 

Honda power CBR500R with Honda power. CBR500R with a 471cc parallel-twin engine with liquid cooling to ensure thermal stability, particularly during hot weather and in slow traffic.

Dual over-head cams regulate the head’s 8 valves to ensure efficient aspiration of the 34 mm throttle bodies and intake valves that measure 26 mm and out of the 21.5-millimeter exhaust poppet.

Honda twins are known for their versatility. The CBR500R’s engine is among our most powerful. With a high low-end power and torque, the twin is a reliable engine that operates across the entire range of RPM.

PGM-FI constantly monitors a variety of factors to ensure that the right mix of fuel is delivered to the riding conditions and current conditions, providing a precise throttle response for a range of riding.

The CBR500R’s bold styling has two fantastic colors Grand Prix red and Sword Silver Metallic, that put it right in the middle of the pack with regards to aesthetics.

Chassis/Suspension and Brakes

The CBR500R has an inverted fork design, which makes the front of the fork stronger, and allows it to provide greater precision in steering input and feedback. The fork itself is a Showa Function Fork Big Piston (SFF-BP) design, which is among the top models in its class.

The CBR500R has specific shock settings to improve riding comfort. the Honda Pro-Link(r) 41mm Showa SFF-BP forks that can float at the front suspension to improve ride ease and comfort

It’s made of 2 mm of material and is now less than 2.3 mm, to reduce unsprung weight and improve suspension performance.

The lighter 17-inch wheels complete the chassis that rolls, and they contribute less to the weight that is not sprung which is all in favor of the suspension’s performance. the CBR500R’s wheels made of aluminum feature five spokes.

This bike comes with twin disc brakes on the front so that you can count on reliable, strong stopping power. The lever for the front brake is adjustable to ensure a perfect fit. The standard equipment in every 2023 CBR500R, antilock brakes (ABS) assist you in making sure stops in less than ideal conditions.

They are equipped with 296 mm discs cut with petals, as well as a 240 mm disc. The single-piston anchor is slower at the rear. All of this is done protected by the original ABS feature.


Honda CBR500R produces 50 horsepower and 31.7 pound-feet of torque

2024 Honda CBR500R Photos


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