2017 Honda CB250F (JBK-MC43) vs Honda CBR250R (JBK-MC41)

2017 Honda CB250F (JBK-MC43) Specs vs Honda CBR250R (JBK-MC41) Specification (Light motorcycle road sports models)

New Honda CB250F and CBR250R equipped with a single-cylinder 250cc engine that is easy to handle and has powerful output characteristics, the coloring of the light two-wheeled road sports models, which are popular with a wide range of customers from entry users to veteran riders, has been changed on February 10. It will be released on (Friday).

2017 Honda New CB250F

2017 Honda CB250F (JBK-MC43) Millennium Red
Photo of 2017 Honda CB250F (JBK-MC43).
Color: Millennium Red.
Release date: 2017-02-10

Honda CB250F 2017 (without the "Hornet" name) is an entirely new single-cylinder 250cc sports touring bike (half fairing), which is based on the CBR250R full faired sport bike. The rugged and dynamic naked style CB250F is available in two color variations, Millennium Red and Black. In addition to newly adopting a dynamic graphic stripe on the side of the radiator shroud and seat cowl, the cylinder head cover and crankcase cover are bronze color to create a sense of luxury.

2017 Honda CBR250R

2017 Honda CBR250R (Red)
Picture of 2017 Honda CBR250R (JBK-MC41) Full Fairing.
Model Year: 2017-02-10.
Colour: Millennium Red

The speedy styling of the CBR250R is available in three color variations: Millennium Red, Black, and Ross White. Millennium Red uses sporty stripes with a wing motif. Black has changed the CBR logo of the middle cowl to a new design and added the Honda logo to the under cowl. In both colors, the cylinder head cover and crankcase cover are in a luxurious bronze color. In addition, the coloring of Ross White continues the conventional color.

Price of Honda CB250F vs CBR250R

Planned sales volume (domestic/annual)
  • Honda CBR250R Series total 1,090 units
  • Honda CB250F Series total 700 units
Manufacturer's suggested retail price (including 8% consumption tax)
  • 2017 Honda CB250F Price (Millennium Red, Black) : 464,400 yen (main unit price excluding consumption tax 430,000 yen)
  • Honda CB250F ABS Price (Millennium Red, Black) : 515,160 yen (main unit price excluding consumption tax 477,000 yen)
  • CBR250R black : 498,960 yen (main unit price excluding consumption tax 462,000 yen)
  • CBR250R Millennium Red, Ross White : 515,160 yen (main unit price excluding consumption tax 477,000 yen)
  • CBR250R ABS Black : 549,720 yen (main unit price excluding consumption tax 509,000 yen)
  • Honda CBR250R ABS Ross White : 565,920 yen (main unit price excluding consumption tax 524,000 yen)

Price of 2017 Honda CBR250R vs CB250F specs

Main specifications of Honda CB250F and CBR250R 2017:
Common nameCBR250RCB250F
Vehicle name/modelHonda/JBK-MC41Honda/JBK-MC43
Overall length x Width x Height (mm)2,035 x 720 x 1,1202,035 x 760 x 1,045
Wheelbase (mm)1,380
Minimum ground clearance (mm)145150
Seat height (mm)780
Vehicle weight (kg)161 [164]158 [161]
Riding capacity (persons)2
Minimum turning radius (m)2.5
Engine model/typeMC41E/water-cooled 4-stroke DOHC 4-valve single cylinder
Total displacement (cm3)249
Inner diameter x stroke (mm)76.0 × 55.0
compression ratio10.7
Maximum output (kW [PS]/rpm)21 [29]/9,000
Maximum torque (N ・ m [kgf ・ m]/rpm)23 [2.3]/7,500
Fuel consumption rate* 1(km/L)Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism notification value
Constant fuel consumption value
50.1 (60km/h constant-land driving test value) When 2 people are on board
WMTC mode value
32.1 (Class 3-1)* 2 When one person is on board
Fuel supply device typeElectronically Controlled Fuel Injection (PGM-FI)
Starting methodSelf-style
Ignition system typeFull transistor battery ignition
Lubrication methodPumped splash combination type
Fuel tank capacity (L)13
clutch typeWet multi-plate coil spring type
Transmission typeAlways meshing 6-stage return
Gear ratio1st speed3.416
2nd speed2.250
3rd speed1.650
4th speed1.350
5th speed1.166
6th speed1.038
Reduction ratio (1st/2nd)2.807/2.571
Caster angle (degrees)/trail amount (mm)25 ° 30´/98
tiresfront110/70-17M/C 54S
Rear140/70-17M/C 66S
Brake typeFrontHydraulic disc
RearHydraulic disc
Suspension methodFronttelescopic
RearSwing arm type (Prolink)
frame formatdiamond


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