Tag: Honda fireblade

The last of ‘the every man’s’ Honda Fireblade

Honda's local wing has consolidated its Fireblade range to only offer the highest-spec CBR1000RR-R SP, marking the end of the every man's sportsbike as we know it. With Honda's hero headed upmarket, we take...

Japanese sportsbike heroes of 2010: Part one

The Rocketships. Built with one aim in mind – sports performance. Greg looks at the big players from a decade ago... Litre bikes were the flavour of the Month in a big way in 2010....

Great Motorcycling Moments: Honda FireBlade launches

When launched, the Honda CBR900RR FireBlade wiped the floor with its competitors, not by being more powerful (it wasn’t) but by being considerably lighter. That was way back in 1992. Rivals were all well over...

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