2021 Honda CB650R Price
Both bikes have an in-line 4-cylinder motor

Honda has launched the CB650R for the first time in India with a price tag of Rs. 8.67 lakhs (ex-showroom, Gurugram), today.

In addition, the bike manufacturer has also introduced the 2021 model year CBR650R at Rs. 8.88 lakhs (ex-showroom, Gurugram), here.

Both motorcycles are brought in as Completely Knocked Down (CKD) units and are powered by a 649cc in-line 4-cylinder engine. However, they sport different looks and serve different purposes.

First up is the debutant (in India) – the neo sports cafe inspired 2021 CB650R. Sporting a twin-tube type frame, the naked motorcycle has a sculpted fuel tank and minimal bodywork.

The 2021 Honda CB650R price gets customers full-LED lighting, wherein the circular headlight has a black bezel, while the tail lamp is rather small. There are tapered handlebars, dual air intake ducts, 4-into-1 exhaust, and 5-spoke Y-shaped 17-inch aluminium wheels wrapped with 120/70-section front and 180/55-section rear tyres.

The bike weighs 206 kg (wet), has a 15.4-litre fuel tank, 41 mm Showa USD front forks, and the braking hardware consists of dual 310 mm front discs (four-piston callipers) and single 240 mm rear disc with single-piston calliper.

It can be had in 2 colours, either in Candy Chromosphere Red or in Matte Gunpowder Black Metallic.

On the other hand, the 2021 Honda CBR650R sports a Fireblade inspired styling and shares most of the cycle parts with its naked sibling. However, it weighs 5 kg more, and can be had in either Grand Prix Red or Matte Gunpowder Black Metallic.

Both motorcycles sport a 649cc, DOHC 16-valve engine that makes a maximum of 85.8 BHP at 12,000 RPM and a peak torque output of 57.5 Nm at 8500 RPM. The engine is mated to a 6-speed gearbox and also has an assist/slipper clutch.

Furthermore, both models sport an electronic anti-theft device, Honda Selectable Torque Control (HSTC), and a digital LCD instrument cluster.

Starting today, bookings are open for both at the brand’s BigWing Topline dealerships situated in Bengaluru, Gurugram, Hyderabad, Indore, Kochi and Mumbai.

Below is the 2021 Honda CB650R price and CBR650R asking price –

2021 CB650RRs. 8.67 lakhs
2021 CBR650RRs. 8.88 lakhs
Both prices ex-showroom, Gurugram
2021 Honda CBR650R Price
Crucially, for track use, the CBR650R is a lot slimmer (749 mm) than the CB650R