Street legal and track-ready 2021 Honda CBR1000RR-R SP Fireblade has been caught testing on the racetrack. According to photos, this model will receive an overhaul. Generally, it looks more aggressive than the predecessor, and it hosts plenty of improvements.
If you didn’t know, Honda CBR1000RR-R SP Fireblade is a speedy motorcycle that is powered by a 999 cc liquid-cooled 16-valve inline-four. It uses a six-speed transmission and is capable of producing 186 horsepower at 12,000 rpm. However, this bike is not cheap at all. Fireblade starts a little less than 30,000.
2021 Honda CBR1000RR-R SP Fireblade Design
The new CBR1000RR-R SP Fireblade is a compact bike with a wheelbase of just 57.3 inches. Moreover, the design is more sporty, and we like the new titanium muffler develop by Akrapovič. CBR1000RR-R Fireblade SP is also featuring a light-weight aluminum frame with 2mm thick wall sections.
Honda’s build quality is excellent, and the latest model comes with a larger instrument screen using a higher resolution than before. Riders can customize their own style from a menu of the screen, which is very useful. Generally, you can add information about engine temperature, riding modes, speedometer and tachometer, shifter setting, ABS level, gear position, remaining fuel, and much more.
Powertrain Specs and Performance
The engine of the latest 2021 Honda CBR1000RR-R Fireblade SP is shorter than before. Thanks to that, this bike is more compact, allowing designers more latitude. As we said at the beginning, CBR1000RR-R SP Fireblade comes with a very potent engine.
This bike uses a 999cc liquid-cooled inline-four engine with 13:1 compression producing 186 horsepower at 12,000 rpm. Cooling water coming out from the radiator and it flows into areas that needing it. Lastly, like the previous model, it’s available with the same six-speed transmission allowing the rider a quick shifting.
2021 Honda CBR1000RR-R SP Fireblade Release Date and Price
The new 2021 Honda CBR1000RR-R SP Fireblade is now available for sale. From the latest photos, we can see more aggressive styling than before. Basically, if you’re seeking for the new speedy motorcycle, this model is the right choice. However, it’s not pocked friendly at all, considering that it costs a little less than $30,000.