Honda’s much-anticipated CB300F is set to shake up the Australian market when it goes on sale in August.
Lightweight, nimble and affordable, the new naked Honda brings together a combination of traits sure to appeal to both beginner and experienced riders alike.
Hatched from the frame of the CBR300R, the innovative new CB300F has shed its fairings for a sleek and versatile new look.
Weighing in at just 161kg, the new model shares the 286cc fuel-injected engine of its CBR300R sibling, providing responsive power throughout the rev range.
Designed with a seat and side covers that allow riders the easiest reach to the ground should shorter folk manage the 780mm seat height.
The CB300F will be available in Australia with ABS as standard fitment and in Pearl White or Millennium Red colour schemes.
Model: CB300F Engine Type: 286cc liquid-cooled single-cylinder four-stroke Bore and Stroke: 76.0mm x 63.0mm Compression ratio: 10.7:1 Valve Train: DOHC; four valves per cylinder Induction: PGM-FI, 38mm throttle body Ignition: Computer-controlled digital transistor with electronic advance Transmission: Six-speed Final Drive: O-ring-sealed chain Suspension Front: 37mm fork; 118mm travel
Rear: Pro-Link® single shock with five-position spring preload adjustability; 103mm travel Brakes Front: Twin-piston caliper with single 296mm disc
Rear: Single-caliper 220mm disc Tires Front: 110/70-17 radial
Rear: 140/70-17 radial Wheelbase: 1379mm Rake (Caster angle): 25° 30’ Trail: 98mm Seat Height: 780mm Fuel Capacity: 13 litres Estimated Fuel Economy**: 3.3 litres per 100km Color: Pearl White or Millennium Red Weight 161kg The 1.99% comparison rate will save you hundreds on the price of these new Honda Motorcycles but it’s an offer that’s only valid until 30 September 2014.