Honda CBR1000RR

Honda CBR1000RR

Ex-Showroom Price

₹ 16,84,370
* Delhi. May vary.


Colour Options and Price in India
Bike Variant 2020 Honda CBR1000RR
Availability Status in India Available
2-Wheeler Type Superbike
Latest Price in India 2020 Honda CBR1000RR price was Rs 16.84 lakh before being discontinued.
Fuel Type Petrol
Colour Options Grand Prix Red, Matt Ballistic Black Metallic
Official Tagline Total Control
Engine Details 999cc, Liquid-Cooled, 4-Stroke, 16-Valve, DOHC Inline-4
Fuel System PGM-DSFI
Cooling Liquid Cooling
Engine cc (Displacement) 999 cc
Maximum Power 189 HP @ 13000 rpm
Maximum Torque 114 Nm @ 11000 rpm
Number of Cylinders 4
Emission Norms BS4
Compression Ratio 13.0±0.2:01
Bore 76 mm
Stroke 55 mm
Valve System 4 Valves Per Cylinder
Number of Gears 6
Clutch Wet, Multiplate with Diaphragm Spring with Assist Slipper
Final Drive Chain
Front Brake 320 mm Dual Hydraulic Discs
Rear Brake 220 mm Hydraulic Disc
Front Tyre 120/70 ZR17 58W
Rear Tyre 190/50 ZR17 73W
Front Wheel 17-inch
Rear Wheel 17-inch
Wheel Type Alloys
Tubeless Tyres
Alloy Wheels
Braking System Anti-lock Braking System
Front Suspension Telescopic Inverted Fork With an Inner Tube Diameter of 43mm and a Big Piston Front Fork With Preload, Compression and Rebound Adjustment, 120mm Stroke
Rear Suspension Unit Pro-Lin With Gascharged HMAS Damper Featuring 10 Step Preload and Steeples Compression and Rebound Damping Adjustment, 138.2mm Stroke. Rear Balance Free Rear Cushion with Preload, Compression and Rebound Adjustment, 62mm Stroke
Frame (Chassis) Diamond, Aluminium Composite Twin Spar
Overall Length 2065 mm
Overall Width 720 mm
Overall Height 1125 mm
Ground Clearance 130 mm
Seat Height 832 mm
Wheelbase 1405 mm
Kerb Weight 196 kg
Fuel Tank Capacity 16.2 litres
Engine Oil Capacity 3.4 litres
Speedometer Digital
Tachometer Digital
Trip Meter Digital
Odometer Digital
ABS Light
RPM/Gear Display Digital
Fuel Gauge Digital
Service Reminder Digital
Pass Light
Battery Type Maintenance Free
Capacity 6.3 Ah
Voltage 12 V
Head Light LED
Tail Light LED
Automatic Headlamp On (AHO)
Electric Start
Engine Kill Switch
Electronic Quick-Shift (EQS)

Honda CBR1000RR Review

27 Dec, 2021 04:06 PM

Quick Review by Maxabout Team

Honda CBR1000RR Fireblade is one of the most prestigious bikes of Honda worldwide. Since its evolution (2004), the bike has gone under few changes. This is Honda’s most powerful bike in their CBR series and it is also known as Fireblade. Let’s try to know the reasons behind its popularity.

Honda CBR1000RR Design and Style

Every part of this machine seems to be roaring for power and speed. 2017 Honda CBR1000RR looks glorious from every angle. Honda has done almost everything, what it takes to make an appealing sports bike. Front fairing is the most eye-catching thing in this bike which also houses sleek LED headlights. The V-shaped tinted visor enhances the charm of this bike. The side cowl and fuel tank features new cool graphics which makes it look aerodynamic. Clear lens indicators are integrated in its rear view mirrors which are mounted on its front fairing.

You will also notice the new pattern of 3-spoke aluminium wheels and disc brakes on its both wheels. For optimum mass centralization, there is an under cowl which seems to integrate in its extended side cowl. Honda has worked hard to limit its bulk to vision only. They have tried to take away as much mass as possible by redesigning every single part of this bike. The new light weight silencer is also an outcome of this process. The bike looks tall when seen from the back and features new LED tail light. New oval shape rear side indicators and light reflector are integrated in its compact fender.

Honda CBR1000RR Instrument Console

Honda CBR1000RR features a new LCD instrument panel. It’s completely digitized and places many LED indicators like manual lap timer, gear shift indicators and other warning lights on it. It has a four way adjustable digital tachometer. Other than this, it has digital speedometer, trip meter, odometer and fuel gauge. This LCD uses blue colour for illumination at night.

Honda CBR1000RR Engine and Gearbox

The 2017 model of CBR1000RR is powered by a999cc, 4-stroke engine and ir now delivers an utmost power out of 189 Bhp at 13000rpm. This inline four cylinder engine generates a maximum torque output of 114 Nm accessible at 11000rpm. This liquid cooled, 16-valve DOHC engine is mated with a six-speed gearbox with one gear down and five gears up-shift pattern.

Honda CBR1000RR Acceleration and Performance

As per Honda, this bike does 0-100km/hr with in three seconds and that makes it the fastest bike in CBR series. Honda has mated this extremely refined engine with perfect gear ratios. It has an incredible throttle response which needs experience for its controlled and safe usage. The bike is designed for power and speed and it’s quite clear from its very first move. Crossing the speed mark of 150km/hr is like a cake walk for this bike. When you drive it then you will get to know why it’s been named Fireblade.

Fireblade's performance has the family racing traits which makes it stupendous. Without much effort, it can cross the speed of 200km/hr and be prepared to go beyond that. There is no strain in this engine even at 11000rpm and that shows the low level of vibrations and harshness. The positive response from this engine prompts you to reach its limit. Most of the torque is used at early rpms and that helps it to get the momentum easily after every gear transition. It’s the heavy power production of this engine which makes the difference to its performance in comparison to other sports bike.

Honda CBR1000RR Mileage

Fuel efficiency of Honda CBR1000RR varies from 8-12 kmpl and these figures increases on highways.

Comfort while Driving

The split seat of 2017 Honda CBR1000RR is very comfortable and helps you to settle on this bike easily. Once you are on this broad bike with rear set foot pegs then you will have to reach to its handle bar which is placed a bit low to give you an aerodynamic position. Your knees will fold automatically and stick to its fatty tank to give you a firm grip of this bike. The sporty riding posture encourages you to rev it hard. Its rear view mirrors give you a clear view at all speeds.

Honda CBR1000RR Storage Space and Safety Features

These bikes hardly have any storage space. Fireblade features combined ABS and powerful twin headlights for safety.

Honda CBR1000RR Suspension and Brakes

Honda CBR1000RR sports beefy 43mm inverted front forks which are fully adjustable and give you strong hold of this bike at high speeds. Rear suspension of this bike is one of its kinds. It was specially designed for Honda’s MotoGP racing campaign. It’s a unit Pro-link rear suspension which adjusts itself according to different conditions. The braking system comes along with C-ABS to keep it under control after sudden braking. At front, it has radially mounted four callipers and six floating rotors which work effectively and enhance the braking power. The bike features Dual disc brakes of 320mm at its front while at the back it has a drum brake of 220mm.

Ride and Handling

The bike handles brilliantly at high speeds but to improve its stability at slow speeds, Honda has used a lightweight aluminium Mono backbone frame which reduces the weight and increases the stability. Its heavyweight has always been a major concern at slow speeds and this time Honda has resolved this problem successfully. Its electric steering gives a positive response at high speeds and steers perfectly. Its low ground clearance (130mm) improves its aerodynamics while its wheelbase of 1405mm holds it well around corners and at high speeds. Its massive rear tyre (190/50) sticks firmly to road and improves its cornering abilities.


2017 Honda CBR1000R in white colour is priced at INR 17.61 lakhs (approx., may vary) while the CBR1000RR SP is available for INR21.70 lakhs. Prices mentioned here are ex-showroom Delhi. It will be stupidity if we talk about the worthiness of this bike. Such bikes are not common in India and if you are one of those lucky ones who can afford it then believe us; you will be a renowned person in your community.

Honda CBR1000RR vs. Kawasaki Ninja ZX-10R vs. BMW S1000RR vs. Suzuki GSX-R1000 vs. Yamaha YZF-R1
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Frequently Asked Questions

Most Popular FAQs for Honda CBR1000RR
  • What is the Tyre Size of Honda CBR1000RR Fireblade?
    08 Jul, 2013 | By Maxabout Team

    The size of front tyre of Honda CBR100RR is about 120/70ZR17M/C. While, the rear one has 190/50ZR17M/C.

    The all new Honda CBR1000RR gets an aerodynamic bodywork and it incorporates new features like the Anti-Lock Braking System, which helps in case of panic braking and initiates wheel lockup. The tubeless tyres comes fitted with light weight aluminum tyres to minimize unsprung mass. It features the advanced Aluminum Di-cast Mono-Backbone frame. It powers a 999 cc liquid cooled 4 stroke engine which delivers a max power of 131 kW at 13000 rpm and a beating torque of 112 Nm at the rate of mere 8500 rpm.

    The fuel tank capacity stands at 17.7 liters and the wheelbase is just 1407 mm long. The ground clearance is kept low at 130 mm and the seat height is about 820 mm. The bike comes with a new advanced Controlled Digital Transistorized Carburetor technology. The white shade has an ex-showroom price of Rs.15,46,479 in New Delhi.

  • What is the Top Speed of Honda CBR1000RR Fireblade?
    13 Jun, 2013 | By Maxabout Team

    Honda CBR1000RR can go up to 289.6 km/h, max.

    Honda Fireblade is one of the best sports bike, that we have among us in India. This beast comes packed with a 4 stroke, 16 valved engine, featuring DOHC and an Electronic Fuel Injection system. It has the ability to churn out a max power of 131 kW at 12000 rpm and a peak torque of 112 Nm at the rate of 8500 rpm. The company has equipped with mechanical beast with sporty suspensions and the front wheel is kept on check by a telescopic inverted fork and a big piston front fork with a preload.

    The overall length of the bike is 2075 mm and id just 1130 mm high. It has a kerb weight of 199 Kg and a large wheelbase of 1407 mm. The masculine engine is coupled with a 6-speed manual transmission gearbox, supported by Assist Slipper Clutch Wet system, for a buttery gearshift and an enhanced performance. The digital instrument panel makes it look more attractive and the fuel tank has a capacity of 17.70 liters. The bike stand on two tubeless tyres, to prevent incidents like skidding.

  • Yamaha YZF-R1 vs Honda CBR1000RR Fireblade?
    27 Jun, 2014 | By Maxabout Team

    Yamaha YZF-R1 is Yamaha's fastest sports bike in India and is inspired by MotoGP technology. This bike is powered by a 998cc DOHC four stroke engine paired with six speed manual gearbox in one down and four up-shift pattern. Its engine can produce max power of 182 bhp at 1200 rpm and peak torque of 115.5 Nm at 10000 rpm. This sports bike just takes 3 seconds to hit the speed mark of 285kmph from 0. R1 uses dual discs of 310mm at front wheel and a 220mm single disc brake at rear wheel. Yamaha YZF-R1 will return the mileage of 10kmpl. YZF R1 has 1130mm height, 715mm width and 2070mm length with the ground clearance of 135mm. The Ex-showroom price for Yamaha YZF-R1 is RS 10,50,000 in Delhi.

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    Honda CBR1000RR Fireblade, the most powerful bike of Honda from their CBR series. This sports bike get their power from 999cc, four stroke engine that churn out the max power of 175 bhp at 12000 rpm with peak torque of 112 Nm at 8500 rpm. Its liquid cooled engine is mated with six-speed gearbox in one down and five up-shift pattern. Honda claims that the bike does 0 to 100 kmph in 3 seconds and this makes the CRB1000RR the fastest bike in CBR series. It return the fuel efficiency from 7 to 12 kmpl which increases on highway. The bike has dual brakes of 320mm at its front wheel and 220 mm drum brakes at its back wheel. For safety concern, the bike contains combines ABS for its braking system. The Honda CBR1000RR Fireblade is priced at Rs. 13,40,000 (Ex-showroom Delhi).

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