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post #1 of 5 Old 12-04-2006, 09:30 PM Thread Starter
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Honda Hornet 600 2007

Is this old news? I had no idea this was coming out!






Naked Honda Hornet, real best seller of the Japanese manufacturer, comes back with a new livery. Nice, simple and original, this bike has been a great success, perfect for both neophytes and old-timer motorcyclists, thanks to its good performances and usability.

New 600
Many new bike riders show to appreciate the 600 cc version, which now is launched with a renewed design. However, the engine derives from that of sports CBR 600 RR, with some adjustments to make it more appropriate for long travels. New Hornet 600 is a tough sports bike: the engine offers a power output of 102 hp at 12.000 rpm and 63,5 Nm of torque at 10.500 rpm.

Lower exhaust
Even new Honda Hornet 600 chooses a low exhaust, to comply with the Euro 3 norms. The muffler is on the right side, and the whole exhaust system is a polish chrome unit.

The global look is less expressive of the previous version, which has already become a protagonist among Hornet's models, but anyway it is well realized. We are sure this naked Honda will have the same success of its older sister.

First look in Cologne
Honda Hornet 600 2007 had its debut at the Intermot Cologne, where we had the occasion of seeing and touching it...waiting for riding the bike on the road!
16/10/2006

http://www.infomotori.co.uk/a_66_EN_18319_1.html

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post #2 of 5 Old 12-04-2006, 09:33 PM
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yep ive seen it here b4 but i like the different pics of them there exhaust headers... wished my 919 had a 105 hp

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post #3 of 5 Old 12-05-2006, 05:06 AM
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Old news with a few new pics. Depending on which report you read the hp numbers don't vary much. Just remember that these optimistic hp readings are taken at the crank. Expect at least a 10% loss at the rear wheel. Still not too shabby for a 600cc motor.

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post #4 of 5 Old 12-05-2006, 05:11 AM
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I just can't stand that headlight. Other than that it looks like a nice bike. I'm keeping the 919 though.

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Excellent looking bike - as I've said before I love how the headers look like the ones on my brother's 1976 CB400f

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