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  • 2014 CB500F

    2014 CB500F

    • 471cc liquid-cooled parallel-twin
    • Naked sportbike styling
    Starting at $5,799
  • 2014 CB1000R

    2014 CB1000R

    • 998cc inline-four engine
    Starting at TBD
  • 2014 CBR500R

    2014 CBR500R

    • 471cc liquid-cooled DOHC parallel-twin
    • Supersport styling
    • Programmed Fuel Injection (PGM-FI)
    • Pro-Link Rear Suspension
    Starting at $6,299
  • 2014 CB500X

    2014 CB500X

    • 471cc parallel-twin DOHC engine
    • Programmed Fuel Injection
    • 41mm fork; 5.5 inches travel
    Starting at $6,299

Engine

CB500F CB1000R CBR500R CB500X
Engine Type 471cc liquid-cooled parallel-twin 998cc liquid-cooled inline four-cylinder 471cc liquid-cooled parallel-twin 471cc liquid-cooled parallel-twin
Bore And Stroke 67.0mm x 66.8mm 75mm x 56.5mm 67.0mm x 66.8mm 67mm x 66.8mm
Compression Ratio 10.7:1 11.2:1 10.7:1 10.7:1
Induction PGM-FI with 34mm throttle bodies PGM-FI Fuel injection with automatic enrichment circuit and 36mm throttle bodies PGM-FI with 34mm throttle bodies PGM-FI with 34mm throttle bodies
Ignition Computer-controlled digital transistorized with electronic advance Computer-controlled digital transistorized with 3-D mapping Computer-controlled digital transistorized with electronic advance Computer-controlled digital transistorized with electronic advance
Valve Train DOHC; four valves per cylinder DOHC; four valves per cylinder DOHC; four valves per cylinder DOHC; four valves per cylinder

Drive Train

CB500F CB1000R CBR500R CB500X
Transmission Six-speed Close-ratio six-speed Six-speed Six-speed
Final Drive O-ring-sealed chain #530 0-ring-sealed chain O-ring-sealed chain O-ring-sealed chain

Chassis / Suspension / Brakes

CB500F CB1000R CBR500R CB500X
Front Suspension 41mm fork; 4.3 inches travel 43mm inverted HMAS™ cartridge fork with spring preload, rebound and compression damping adjustability; 4.3 inches travel 41mm fork; 4.3 inches travel 41mm fork; 5.5 inches travel
Rear Suspension Pro-Link single shock with nine-position spring preload adjustability; 4.7 inches travel Single gas-charged HMAS shock with spring preload and rebound damping adjustability; 5.0 inches travel Pro-Link single shock with nine-position spring preload adjustability; 4.7 inches travel Pro-Link single shock with nine-position spring preload adjustability; 4.7 inches travel
Front Brake Twin-piston caliper with single 320mm wave disc Dual radial-mounted four-piston calipers with full-floating 310mm discs Twin-piston caliper with single 320mm wave disc Twin-piston caliper with single 320mm wave disc
Rear Brake Single-caliper 240mm wave disc Single-caliper 256mm disc Single-caliper 240mm wave disc Single caliper 240mm wave disc/
Front Tire 120/70-17 120/70ZR-17 radial 120/70-17 120/70-17 radial
Rear Tire 160/60-17 180/55ZR-17 radial 160/60-17 160/60-17 radial

Dimensions

CB500F CB1000R CBR500R CB500X
Rake 25.5 degrees (caster angle) 25.0° (caster angle) 25.5 degrees 26.5 degrees
Trail 103mm (4.05 inches) 99mm (3.9 inches) 103mm (4.05 inches) 109mm (4.29 inches)
Wheelbase 55.5 inches 56.9 inches 55.5 inches 55.9 inches
Seat Height 30.9 inches 32.1 inches 30.9 inches 31.9 inches
Fuel Capacity 4.1 gallons 4.5 gallons, including 1.0-gallon reserve 4.1 gallons 4.5 gallons
Curb Weight 420 pounds (Includes all standard equipment, required fluids and full tank of fuel - ready to ride) 485 pounds (Includes all standard equipment, required fluids and full tank of fuel—ready to ride) 425 pounds (Includes all standard equipment, required fluids and full tank of fuel?ready to ride) 430 pounds. Includes all standard equipment, required fluids and full tank of fuel?ready to ride

Other

CB500F CB1000R CBR500R CB500X
Model Id CB500F CB1000R CBR500R CB500X
Emissions Meets current EPA standards. Models sold in California meet current CARB standards and may differ slightly due to emissions equipment. Meets current EPA standards. Models sold in California meet current CARB standards and may differ slightly due to emissions equipment. Meets current EPA standards. California version meets current CARB standards and may differ slightly due to emissions equipment. Meets current EPA standards. Models sold in California meet current CARB standards and may differ slightly due to emissions equipment.
Available Colors Black, Pearl White Matte Gray Metallic Black, Pearl White/Blue/Red, Red Pearl White
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