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Honda Unveils 2015 CBR300R Sport Bike

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New 2015 Honda CBR300R Sport Bike Announced

Honda has announced the release of the 2015 Honda CBR300R, a single-cylinder sport bike using Moto3 technology.

According to Honda, the 2015 CBR300R is “great for beginners and experienced motorcyclists alike.” Honda also claims the CBR300R has a 17-percent boost in peak power compared to the CBR250R it replaces.

In addition to the larger motor, the 2015 Honda CBR300R has a new seat and side covers to make it easier for a rider to reach the ground.

The 2015 Honda CBR300R will be available in Black, Red, Pearl White/Red/Blue, Matte Black Metallic/Yellow. It will run $4399 for the standard model, and $4899 for ABS version. The bike will be available in August 2014.

2015 Honda CBR300R Specifications:

  • Engine Type: 286cc liquid-cooled single-cylinder four-stroke
  • Bore and Stroke: 76.0mm x 63.0mm
  • Compression ratio: 10.7:1
  • Valve Train: DOHC; four valves per cylinder
  • Induction: PGM-FI, 38mm throttle body
  • Ignition: Computer-controlled digital transistor with electronic advance
  • Transmission: Six-speed
  • Final Drive: #520 O-ring-sealed chain
  • Suspension
  • Front: 37mm fork; 4.65 inches travel
  • Rear: Pro-Link single shock with five-position spring preload adjustability; 4.07 inches travel


  • Front: Twin-piston caliper with single 296mm disc
  • Rear: Single-caliper 220mm disc
  • Optional ABS (CBR300R ABS)


  • Front: 110/70-17 radial
  • Rear: 140/70-17 radial


  • Wheelbase: 54.3 inches
  • Rake (Caster angle): 25° 30’
  • Trail: 98mm (3.9 inches)
  • Seat Height: 30.7 inches
  • Fuel Capacity: 3.4 gallons
  • Curb Weight: 357 pounds (CBR300R); 362 pounds (CBR30R ABS)
  • Estimated Fuel Economy: 71 MPG


  • Black, Red, Pearl White/Red/Blue, Matte Black Metallic/Yellow

2015 Honda CBR300R MSRP:

  • $4399, standard
  • $4899, with ABS.
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