Honda CB1000R (2008 - present)

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Giles Hamilton
Reviewed: 16 October 2015

Best real world bike in the world

Useability, comfort, performance
No weather protection, very colour sensitive.
I've owned 31 bikes in my lifetime and looking at them all objectively this is the best. It does everything well and nothing badly. It is the easiest bike I've ever owned to ride very fast. It is also the bike I most regret selling. If you can only have one bike, this is it.
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Engine:
5.0
Brakes:
5.0
Handling:
5.0
Comfort:
5.0
Build Quality:
5.0

Giles Hamilton would recommend this product
Josh60
Reviewed: 08 December 2014

Excellent bike. Had mine for 6years now and zero problems - very easy ridable bike

More than enough power even when newer "rivals" have 40% more power - is it all useable, the CB's is. I keep looking at newer nakeds, but cannot convince myself any are better for the day to day rider.
Bit heavy when slow speed moving.
No gear indicator.
HONDA - Must be due an upgrade?
Excellent day to day bike. Totally reliable and will keep up with most bikes in the real world of current roads.
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Engine:
5.0
Brakes:
3.0
Handling:
4.0
Comfort:
5.0
Build Quality:
5.0

Josh60 would recommend this product
Emil Larson
Reviewed: 28 August 2014

Proper hooligan-bike that's very easy ridden!

Engine
Brakes
Comfort
Sound with Yoshimura R77 - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wkt2IHzyhhg
Design
Instruments, hard to read
No gear-indicator
Maaaybe needs a steering-damper
Wheelies, drifting, knee-down, daily commute & reliable... Sums it up pretty good!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wkt2IHzyhhg
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Engine:
5.0
Brakes:
5.0
Handling:
4.0
Comfort:
5.0
Build Quality:
5.0

Emil Larson would recommend this product
PHIL PALMER
Reviewed: 11 June 2014

just got back from the pyrennes this bike eats twisty's

attacks any bends you care to throw at it slow or fast bends on the tight twisty's a sports bike won't see it for dust
best leave this bike garaged in Spain.
the 250 mile motorway trip made me want a sports bike
tried the trip down with a fairing added but the buffeting to my head "jesus", removed the small clock fairing "far better" happy now riding in the low 80'is
a very fast bike in the mountains but high speed commuting to get their a big no no
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Engine:
5.0
Brakes:
5.0
Handling:
5.0
Comfort:
4.0
Build Quality:
4.0

PHIL PALMER would recommend this product
doubleA
Reviewed: 01 May 2013

Best Bike I've ever owned!

Handling, Power curve, Style, Quality
Instruments difficult to see in direct light
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Engine:
5.0
Brakes:
5.0
Handling:
5.0
Comfort:
5.0
Build Quality:
5.0

doubleA would recommend this product
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