The Honda CBR is a big motorbike in the old style of long and stable; it feels big because it is big. This translates into a roomy ride that allows the more generously proportioned among us to enjoy the scenery rather than worry about how to relieve the pressure spots. It's also very kind to pillions, having a decent seat, low footrests and a grab rail Motorrad Zubehr .Launched in 1987 the Honda CBR1000F, also known as the Hurricane, is a sport touring motorcycle manufactured by Honda from 1987 to 1999. It is powered by a liquid-cooled, DOHC, 998 cc, 16-valve four-cylinder, it crossed the 130 bhp (97 kW) barrier and is capable of 260 km/h (160 mph).The CBR weighs 235 kg (520 lb) (1992 model and onwards). The seat is 780 mm (31 in) high and the wheelbase is 1,505 mm (59.3 in).
The engine is housed in a steel box section perimeter frame, air-assisted 41 mm telescopic front forks and an adjustable monoshock at the rear Suzuki Verkleidungen. The front brakes are twin 296 mm discs using three piston Nissin calipers, the rear is a single 256 mm disc, and DCBS are used on all models after 1992.The CBR's engine went largely unchanged throughout its history. It uses the standard Honda inline four-cylinder 998 cc, four-stroke, DOHC, 16-valve, liquid-cooled power plant. Running 4x 38 mm CV carburetors and a bore and stroke of 77 53.6 mm (3.0 2.11 in). It produced 130 bhp (97 kW) at 8,600 rpm and 8.36 kg-m of torque at 6,500 rpm.The fuel tank is 21 litres (4.6 imp gal; 5.5 US gal).
The 'Hurricane' name was officially dropped from the line in 1989; however, the bike was never given a replacement name so it was often still referred to by its original title.From 1994, Honda introduced the Supersport series with the Tadao Baba developed Fireblade, which took sales from CBR1000F.The model was hence discontinued in the USA from 1996 as the CBR1100XX was released, but continued to sell in Asia and Europe until Honda finally ended its run in late 1999.Even so the CBR is pretty simple, with valve clearances being by simple screw adjuster Honda Motorrad Teile. A basic service is recommended every 6000km with a valve clearance check at every 12,000km. The cost for the service comes in at approximately 190 for the minor and about 280 for a major, if no adjustments need to be made.
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