Development
  • The 2007 Honda CBR600RR: A New Dimension--Literally Speaking--in 600cc Sportbike Design
    10/17/2006 - For 2007, Honda puts innovative performance within the grasp of every sport rider with the groundbreaking new CBR600RR, a machine that vaporizes established boundaries in the 600cc class and creates performance standards heretofore unkno...
  • 2007 CBR600RR Timeline
    10/16/2006 - Tracing its lineage through eight generations of CBR600s in 20 years of production, the 2007 CBR600RR stands at the pinnacle of the best-selling middleweight sportbikes in the world. 1987 Hurricane 600 Honda's first CBR600 was a breakt...
  • 2003 CBR600RR Timeline
    09/02/2003 - Honda's first CBR600 was a breakthrough machine in a number of ways. To start, its unique full bodywork allowed designers to forego the usual engine and frame cosmetics, and instead devote development dollars to pure performance. The ...
  • 2004 Honda CBR600RR - Development
    09/02/2003 - Mass Centralization One of the central concepts that drove development of the CBR600RR and the RC211V is mass centralization; that is, concentrating the component masses as close to the motorcycle's center as possible. When a r...