Bikes with more power are always more interesting to buyers. It’s simple as that. And the largest CBR product from Honda’s stables is 1000 cc sport machine. It brings a lot of changes and innovations. Fans are going to be surprised with modifications on handling, cornering and controlling the bike. This motorcycle, also known as Fireblade, is present for 25 years. Now, after quarter of century, it comes as 2017 Honda CBR1000RR. There are many doubts about the bike. For example, riders expect SP2 version instead of old SP. Are their wishes going to be fulfilled, we will find out soon.
2017 Honda CBR1000RR engine
New 2017 Honda CBR1000RR is coming with 4-cylinder drivetrain. We believe that 999 cc displacement is taking position under the sea. This information is not confirmed yet, but it is one of the obvious things about every Fireblade. Nevertheless, there are many other features available for analysis. For example, new bike will get acceleration position sensor. This feature is controlled from right handlebar switchgear. Also, three modes of riding are available. Full power and linear throttle response are highlights of first. There are also HSTC and EB intervention and high damping force. Second mode is best for output through first to third gear. Power is slightly increased. EB stays strong, but HSTC is medium. Third mode is manual, and rider can adjust any of these feature.
2017 Honda CBR1000RR improvements
There are many innovations implemented pm the 2017 Honda CBR1000RR. Fireblade comes with new electronic control systems. First of all, there is inertial measurement unit with 5-axis. It helps a lot for tuning the bike. Then, CBR1000RR has new suspension system. Motorcycle uses NIX30 as fork and TTX36 as shock. Control unit of suspension controls lean angle and yaw rate. Damping can be controlled manually. Otherwise, rider can switch to Active mode for fine adjustment or optimally controlled damping. ABS is powered with rear lift control. This feature improves handling while hard braking.
2017 Honda CBR1000RR price
With many new improvements and systems, we believe that 2017 Honda CBR1000RR will be more expensive than its predecessors. Pricing is unknown yet, but new bike could be priced up to $15,000. With some tuning and options, price could go couple of thousand higher.