Honda CB1100R

1983

  • Honda’s first “homologation special” - meaning a bike that had to be made available for sale to the public to qualify for racing
  • Never sold in America
  • Number 1,319 of 1,500 produced in 1983
  • Honda built this motorcycle to take part in Australia’s Castrol Six-Hour (which it won in 1980 & 1982)
  • Extreme quality control went into Honda’s first “racebike” available to the public
  • Has an aluminum 6.9 gallon fuel tank and the carbon­fiber fairing Honda used on its factory race bikes
  • Purchased from caring owner in Meyzieu, France