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2016 CBR500R Spec Sheet

Feb 10, 2016 — With a long list of world titles in MotoGP, World Superbike and World Supersport, Honda has a proud history in road racing. The CBR500R’s styling reflects that heritage, but the model recog-nizes such real-world considerations as comfort, affordability and user-friendly performance. For 2016, the popular half-liter parallel twin gets a number of improvements, highlighted by updated bodywork that’s inspired by the supersport CBR600RR and CBR1000RR.

2016 CB500X Spec Sheet

Feb 10, 2016 — Big adventure doesn’t always call for a big motorcycle, as many of the most serious two-wheel explorers insist on minimum weight and maximum maneuverability. For these aficionados, it’s hard to beat Honda’s CB500X, which gets a styling upgrade for 2016. Powered by a fuel-injected, 471cc parallel-twin engine, the CB500X offers features like an upright riding position, good wind protec-tion and ample suspension travel, which make it equally adept for adventure or commuting.

2016 CB500F Spec Sheet

Feb 10, 2016 — The smaller sibling of Honda’s flagship CB1000R naked sport bike, the CB500F boasts excellent maneuverability, a comfortable riding position and a versatile engine with great performance across the rev range. Powered by a 471cc parallel-twin engine, the 2016 model gets revised body-work for an aggressive look, along with several important technical updates.

2016 Africa Twin Spec Sheet

Feb 10, 2016 — Developed following a philosophy of True Adventure, the highly anticipated CRF1000L Africa Twin draws on Honda’s Dakar Rally heritage and shares the DNA of its popular namesake, the seminal XRV750 Africa Twin. Prepared for anything from pavement running to full-scale off-road use, the CRF1000L Africa Twin is equipped with a tough aluminum skid plate, long-travel suspension and a potent engine.

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Seely Scores Podium Finish at AMA Supercross Opener

Jan 11, 2016 — The Anaheim 1 AMA Supercross round was a positive start to the season for Team Honda HRC, with Cole Seely finishing the main event in third place.

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Team Honda HRC Ready to start 2016 Supercross Season

Jan 8, 2016 — After months of preparation and anticipation, the 2016 AMA Supercross season is set to kick off Saturday at Anaheim, California's Angel Stadium, where Team Honda HRC riders Trey Canard and Cole Seely yesterday participated in photo shoots and a pre-event press conference.

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Honda Improves Red Riders Rewards Program for 2016

Jan 8, 2016 — Honda kicked off the New Year by announcing today that its Red Riders Rewards program has been improved and expanded for 2016, with nearly $7 million in earnings available to Honda racers.

2016 Honda NC700X

Honda Unveils Updated NC700X, CB500X

Oct 27, 2015 — Having recently released information about the 2016 NC700X and CB500X, Honda is unveiling this week both 2016 machines in conjunction with the Tokyo Motor Show.

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Honda Announces 2016 VFR1200X Adventure Model

Oct 22, 2015 — Reflecting the growing popularity of the adventure-touring segment, American Honda announced today that the innovative VFR1200X is coming to the U.S. for the 2016 model year.

2016 Honda CBR500R

New CBR500R Headlines CBR Family

Oct 15, 2015 — Today at the AIMExpo show in Orlando, Florida, Honda presented most of its 2016 CBR lineup, with the aggressively restyled CBR500R making its world debut.