Potent Shot of Sporty Ability
The 649cc, DOHC 16-valve engine has been tuned to ensure a smooth, linear torque delivery that builds strongly as revs rise, and sounds great in the process.
CHASSIS & SUSPENSION
The steel diamond frame is updated for 2019 with pressed (rather than forged) swingarm pivot plates; it’s 2kgs lighter than the previous design
While its four-cylinder power unit is still firmly on display, the CBR650Rs new wrapping ramps up the pure sporting appeal; dual LED headlights emit a penetrating, uncompromising stare.