Honda CBR650R For Sale

Honda CBR650R
Current Prices: £7,350–£5,300
Insurance Costs: 8 of 10

What Is It?

The Honda CBR650R is an A2 licence friendly mid-range sports bike which replaces the CBR650F. It's powered by a liquid cooled 649 cc inline four cylinder engine, producing 93.9 bhp at 12,000 rpm and maximum torque at 8,500 rpm.

Features include:

  • Steel twin spar frame with Aluminium swingarm
  • Dual 310 mm discs up front with Nissin four piston calipers
  • 240 mm disc at the rear with Nissin single piston caliper
  • Dual channel ABS
  • 41 mm Showa SFF upside down fork with 7-level pre-load and 120 mm travel
  • Rear shock with 10-level adjustable pre-load and 44 mm travel
  • Adjustable traction control
  • Full LED lighting
  • 4->1 exhaust system, adjustable brake lever
  • Assist and slipper clutch
  • 6 speed gearbox with gear position indicator

Honda have updated their successful CBR650F sports bike with a small evolution into the CBR650R by including a fancy colour LCD dash, increasing power a smidge higher up the range and knocking 4 kg off the weight. It's bound to sell just as well and is also available as a naked bike with a dash of retro styling in the CB650R.

They have also shrunk the fuel tank by almost 2 litres, made the riding position a tad more aggressive by moving the handlebars down, upgraded to an upside down Separate Function Fork (SFF), upgraded the brakes, moved to non-wavy discs, included a slip/assist clutch, added a new wheel design and there's even a clever emergency stop system which flashes the hazards. The 10-spoke 17" wheels take a Dunlop Sportmax 120/70 tyre at the front and a 180/55 at the rear.

Accessories include a quickshifter (up only), heated grips, 12V socket and tall screen.

  • 2019-2020: Red/white/blue, black/red
  • 2021: Red/white/blue, black/silver
Did You Know?

CBR is short for City Bike Racer.


Launch RRP: £7,750

Capacity: 649 cc (average)

Power: 94 bhp / 70 kW (average)

Red Line: 12,400 rpm (high)

Top Speed: 140 mph / 225 km/h (high)

Economy: 50 mpg / 5.6 L/100km (average)

Range: 170 miles / 274 km (high)

Fuel Capacity: 15.4 litres / 3.4 gallons (high)

Seat Height: 810 mm / 31.9 inches (average)

Wet Weight: 207 kg / 456 pounds (heavy)

Power to Weight: 0.454 bhp/kg / 0.339 kW/kg

Road Tax (VED): £96 / Year (Very High)

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Review In A Few

What's Good?

  • Looks amazing in black
  • Gear position indicator
  • Fancy dash
  • Suspension
  • Brakes
  • Sound

Any Downsides?

  • Optional quickshifter is up only
  • Dash is only LCD
  • Needs a tail tidy
  • Screen

Read the full real world review


2021: Euro 5 compliant, new 41 mm Showa Separate Function Big Piston fork, improved LCD dash and USB-C socket under seat. Check out this video review from EnglishBikerDan.


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  • Honda CBR 650 RA-K 2019
    £6,799 ebay
    • £200 Over Guide Price
    • 2019
    • Birmingham(Map)
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