Honda CB600F Hornet (2007 - present)

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Honda CB600F Hornet (2007 - present)
The old Hornet was quick, light, agile, easy to ride, good-looking and reasonably priced. This model is an improvement

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Reviewed: 25 June 2009 by Visordown
Honda's top-selling naked middleweight gets a top-to-toe revamp, sharp new looks and the world's ugliest exhaust collector box. Japanese bikes don't come much more Italian than the revamped Hornet 600. Despite the name on its tank, the Hornet was shaped by Honda's European design studio in Italy, and built at the ...  Continue reading


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18 user reviews of Honda CB600F Hornet (2007 - present) See all

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Mine is a silver 08 and the styling is great (Suzuki are only just catching up , see GSX -S 1000) . It's a do anything bike which is a real hoot to ride. I thought my first gen FZS600 Fazer was the best all rou Continue reading...
The bike is a great mix of fun and practicality. The engine has good torque for a small I4, but still has a powerful top end for when you feel like going for it. The suspension is well set up for me (80kg) from Continue reading...
Samll design changes could make the bike so much better.
Givi cowl just pushed wind blast at kneck height so thrown it out for a huge improvement. Continue reading...
The F8 model of the Honda CB 600 F is a superb overall machine. I've owned several bikes from different manufacturers and recently I bought my first Hornet 600. The bike has an impressive dynamic behaviour, bra Continue reading...
I have the 2010 ABS model from new. I’ve covered more than 31k miles in all weather commuting approx 33 miles daily. I’ve used my bike for weekend fast rides and some 2up touring i.e. Cornwall (800 miles) and G Continue reading...


Cracking bike best I've ever owned motor spot on comfort ok could do with small screen as standard but 10 out of 10 for me

Posted: 01/11/2009 at 19:58

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It's a Honda, so it delivers
Styling is not a patch on the original model
  • Price: £5495.00
  • Year: from 2007
  • Top speed: 140mph
  • Price new: 5495
  • Engine capacity: 599cc
  • Power: 100bhp
  • Torque: 47lb ft
  • Weight: 173kg
  • 0-60: 4 seconds

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