Practical Sportsbikes (UK)


Honda CBR1100XX



Liquid-cooled, DOHC, 16-valve, 1199cc four, 81 x 58mm bore and stroke, twin balancer shafts retained, JE pistons, Carrillo conrods, Kent cams, PGM F-1 fuel-injection, belt-driven Rotrex C15 vane-type supercharg­er, charge-cooler, large capacity Serck radiator, twin SPAL fans, ceramic-coated full Akrapovic 4-2-1 system, Surflex clutch plates and HD springs, 202bhp@10,000rpm, 102lb.ft@5900rpm, standard 17/44 final drive


Aluminium alloy twin spar frame, revalved Kawasaki ZX-12R forks with 1.0N springs, ZX-12R yokes, 919 Fireblade swingarm, Öhlins rear shock and reworked linkage riding 11mm higher than stock, Brembo discs and M4 monoblock calipers, Brembo 19mm mastercyli­nder, Brembo rear caliper and wavy disc, R1 replica tail unit, Gilles rearsets, Dymag five-spoke magnesium alloy wheels: 6 x 17 with 190/50 Michelin Pilot Power R, 3.5 x 17 with Michelin Pilot Power F

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