Honda continues to involve new and young riders to their motorcycle world. Now they aim at brand new 2017 Rebel which comes as 500, 250 and 300 models. These are bobber-style bikes which are made with a minimalistic design and attractive price.
2017 Honda Rebel Release Date
Honda still keeps bikers in disguise. There’s not much new about when to expect their new models. 2017 Honda Rebel 500 is being advertised a lot today and there’s a lot of information about its specs. So it’s logical to expect this model first. According to the latest rumors, it will come in April of 2017. Honda also gives details about 2017 Honda Rebel 300 so it’s likely to expect this model along with its 500 brothers. As for 2017 Honda Rebel 250, there are no hints at its release date so far.
2017 Honda Rebel Specs
Both Rebels of the new generation will boast about the same chassis. They’re said to ride on Dunlop tires. The only difference between Rebel 500 and Rebel 300 is their engine. 300 model will inherit a lot from original Rebel 250. It will use 286cc from CBR300R. This engine is equipped with four strokes. The engine is of liquid cooled type. As for its 500 brothers, you can buy it with the 471cc engine from CBR500R. This one has parallel-twin technologies which are cooled by liquid as well. Both of the engines used are DOHC. They both are provided with four valves per a single cylinder. Their bottom-end delivery is much higher compared to other sportbikes. These models are of the fuel-injected type.
2017 Honda Rebel Price
There are still guessing around new Honda bikes. Most sources predict that 2017 Honda Rebel 300 will cost as much as $ 4,399 but it’s likely that this sum will change. 2017 Honda Rebel 500 will come as non-ABS version so it will cost up to $ 5,999 at average. The price for 2017 Honda Rebel 250, no news yet.
2017 Honda Rebel Specs Overview
A rider will feel more comfortable due to improved riding position. Handling new Rebel is all pleasure. Its technologies combine easy steering along with perfect stability. The clearance has been improved as well so you can have some fun with this bike. According to Honda, their 2017 Rebel 300 is 364 pounds heavy while 2017 Rebel 500 is 408 pounds heavy. Plus six pounds more to both of them with ABS included. So new models are much better when it comes to parking and they’re more maneuverable as well. But they’re still great on a freeway.