2012 Honda CB1100F 'Black Style'

No, you still can't have one

HONDA has just released the latest generation of the stunningly-retro CB1100F in Japan – including a new 'Black Style' version.

All the CB1100Fs get minor upgrades including revisions to the seat, a new logo and repositioned handlebars. However, the Black Style is the key addition, with all-black bodywork, black wheels, black engine cases, black fork bottoms and black rear springs.

Unfortunately, Honda still isn't selling the bike outside Japan, despite the fact it's proved a huge success there, managing to hold the number-one spot as the best-selling big-capacity bike in Japan for 10 months running, and would no doubt be popular in Europe if we were given the chance of getting them...