Recently, Honda Motor Corp. showcased its new CB1000 Hornet bike at the EICMA 2023 show in Italy. This bike has gained popularity due to its sporty look and powerful engine. In this article, we will discuss the modern features, engine, and look of this fabulous bike and also talk about when it will be launched in the Indian market.

When it comes to the engine of this bike, the CB1000 Hornet boasts a 999cc inline four-cylinder DOHC 16V engine that generates 147 bhp of power and 100 Nm of torque, paired with a 6-speed manual transmission. The bike also features throttle by wire (TBW), 3 default riding modes, Honda selectable torque control (HSTC), and assist/slipper clutch among other modern features.

The features of the Honda CB1000 Hornet include a new 5-inch TFT display with smartphone connectivity, Bluetooth connectivity, and a navigation system. Additionally, the bike offers call alerts, SMS alerts, email notifications, a speedometer, tachometer, trip meter, gear position, fuel gauge, service indicator, stand alert, and a clock for timekeeping.

The bike has a stylish design with a new front grill, new headlamps and taillamps, and a new tailgate. It also has a new interior with a digital instrument cluster, a new touchscreen infotainment system, and a new airbag system.

The CB1000 Hornet comes with 41mm Showa SFF-BP USD forks at the front and an adjustable monoshock suspension at the rear. It also features radial-mount four-piston front brake calipers with 310mm floating discs and a two-piston rear brake caliper with a 256mm disc.

As for when this bike will be launched, there has been no official announcement regarding the launch date in India. However, reports suggest that the bike could be launched in India at the beginning of 2024. The company has yet to disclose the price of this highly anticipated bike.

The Honda CB1000 Hornet is a bike to look forward to, with its powerful engine, modern features, and stylish design. It is expected to make waves in the Indian market once it is launched.

Honda CB1000
Honda CB1000


– Honda recently unveiled their new CB1000 Hornet bike at the EICMA 2023 show in Italy
– The bike features a 999cc engine generating 147 bhp power and 100 Nm torque, along with modern features such as TBW, default riding modes, HSTC, and assist/slipper clutch
– The bike has a 5-inch TFT display with smartphone and Bluetooth connectivity, navigation system, and other standard features
– The design of the bike is stylish with a new front grill, headlamps, tail lamps, and tailgate
– Features a new digital instrument cluster, touchscreen infotainment system, and airbag system
– Equipped with 41mm Showa SFF-BP USD forks and radial-mount four-piston front brake calipers
– Expected to be launched in India in 2024, with no official announcement on the price yet.

Sonu Roy is originally a resident of Samastipur district of Bihar, has been working as a writer in digital journalism for the last 4 years. In his career of 4 years, he has good experience from politics, automobile, motivation, sports to technology field.