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2015 Honda CB300F – First Look

Rider Magazine
July 10, 2014
Filed under Honda Motorcycle Road Tests: Reviews on Honda Motorcycles, Latest News, Sport Standard + Standard Motorcycle Reviews

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2015 Honda CB300F

 

Honda has announced it will offer a naked version of the CBR300R for 2015 called the CB300F with more upright ergonomics and a lower price tag. Features and bennies include:

- Engine displaces 286cc for responsive power throughout the rev range.

- Derived from the CBR250R engine, a new crankshaft and connecting rod create a longer engine stroke (up to 63mm from 55mm) to add 37cc of displacement.

- PGM-FI fuel injection produces crisp throttle response throughout the rev range.

- Stylish CBR500R-inspired exhaust system features larger internal volume for increased performance, enhanced appearance and a throaty exhaust note.

- Specially configured seat and side covers provide an easy reach to the ground.

- Full LCD multi-function digital meter.

- Affordable pricing: $3999.

- Transferable one-year, unlimited-mileage limited warranty; extended coverage available with a Honda Protection Plan.

Honda Genuine Accessories†

Honda Racing Seat Bag, Carbon Fiber Tank Pad, Carbon Fiber Fuel Lid Cover, Drive Chain Case (Carbon-Style), Under Engine Cowl (Carbon-Style), Front Fender (Carbon-Style), Under Cowl (Carbon-Style), Front Headlight Cover (Carbon-Style), Tank Shroud (Carbon-Style), Chrome Bar Ends, Seat Cowl (Color-matched), Honda Racing Red Reflective Wheel Stripe Stickers

Honda Signature Accessories†

Available Accessory Seat is more than 1 inch lower than standard seat for easier reach to the ground.

† WARRANTY: Because we’re so confident in the quality of each of our Honda Genuine Accessories, we’re pleased to offer one of the best warranties in the industry. One-year warranty begins on the day accessories are purchased by the customer.

Final accessory list TBD and subject to change without notice.

2015 SPECIFICATIONS

Model: CB300F

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: 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

Brakes

Front: Twin-piston caliper with single 296mm disc

Rear: Single-caliper 220mm disc

Tires

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

Estimated Fuel Economy**: 71 MPG

Color: Red

Curb Weight*: 348 pounds

*Includes all standard equipment, required fluids and full tank of fuel—ready to ride.

**Miles per gallon values are calculated estimates of fuel consumed during laboratory exhaust emissions tests specified by the EPA, not during on-road riding. Use for comparison purposes only. Your actual mileage will vary depending on how you ride and maintain your vehicle, weather, road conditions, tire pressure, cargo and accessories, rider and passenger weight, and other factors.

Meets current CARB and EPA standards.

Models sold in California meet current CARB standards and may differ slightly due to emissions equipment.

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