NEW BLOOD

2017

Motorcycle News (UK) - - Road Test -

O What changed? Big over­haul, with a mod­ern electronics pack­age. O Tell us about it: Ride-by-wire sys­tem opened the doors to IMU­con­trolled trac­tion con­trol, an­ti­wheelie, power mod­els and engine brak­ing man­age­ment sys­tems while the engine and chas­sis has been com­pletely re­worked to shed weight. O Should I buy one? If you like Blades, you won’t be dis­ap­pointed.

Blade rat­ing: 999cc + 196kg + 178.9mph | 189bhp @ 13,000rpm | 84ftlb @ 11,000rpm

CBR1000RR

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