Honda CBR500R vs Kawasaki Ninja 400 Comparison

Honda CBR500R vs Kawasaki Ninja 400

Find below the detailed motorcycle comparison of Honda CBR500R and Kawasaki Ninja 400, based on price, specifications, & other features. We have the Honda CBR500R priced at ₱349,000 , while Kawasaki Ninja 400 is priced at ₱331,000 . If we compare the technical specifications, Honda CBR500R houses 471 engine whereas Kawasaki Ninja 400 engine displacement stands at 399.

Overview Honda CBR500R Kawasaki Ninja 400
₱349,000 ₱331,000
User Rating
Available Color(s)
CBR500R Colors
Ninja 400 Colors
Fuel Type
Gasoline Motorcycles in Philippines
Gasoline Motorcycles in Philippines
Vehicle Type
Sport Motorcycles in Philippines
Sport Motorcycles in Philippines

User Review Comparison

Honda CBR500R
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    Julez Aug 03, 2021 for Honda CBR500R

    This is a sports bike suitable for all sports bike enthusiasts. This two-wheeled motorcycle is full of modern technology and may be the perfect choice for today's tech-savvy teenagers who Read More

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    Tyrone May 26, 2021 for Honda CBR500R

    If it comes to a sports bike in the 500 cc segment, the new Honda CBR 500R is one of the best options you get in the Philippines market. The Read More

  • D
    Dante Apr 19, 2021 for Honda CBR500R

    Highly zealous sports bike this is. Being a tech enriched two wheeler this can prove to be an ideal option for today’s youngsters who are quite tech savvy and look Read More

  • G
    Gabriel Jan 05, 2021 for Honda CBR500R

    The Honda CBR500R is indeed the king of the streets. I’ve been a proud owner of the latest model year bike for over a year now. I love the way Read More

  • S
    Shawn Nov 23, 2020 for Honda CBR500R

    The Honda CBR500R is an entry-level middleweight bike. It shares the 471cc motor with Honda CB500X which is a more of an adventure-oriented bike. The CBR500R looks like a sports Read More

Kawasaki Ninja 400
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    James Oct 20, 2021 for Kawasaki Ninja 400

    I am pretty satisfied with my new bike, Kawasaki Ninja 400. This is high on torque and power. The chassis has a very unique flavor to it and it is Read More

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    Jehrom Sep 15, 2021 for Kawasaki Ninja 400

    The Kawasaki Ninja 400 has always been my dream machine since it’s the ultimate sports bike. The first time I looked at the bike I wanted to own it. I Read More

  • S
    Steve Jul 20, 2021 for Kawasaki Ninja 400

    I was highly smitten at the looks of the bike alone while I first saw this in a magazine page. But with the visit to the showroom I could figure Read More

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    Chris Jun 01, 2021 for Kawasaki Ninja 400

    If you are looking for a middleweight sports bike, then the Kawasaki Ninja 400 is one of the best bikes you can buy in the Philippines market. I bought the Read More

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    Asterio Apr 27, 2021 for Kawasaki Ninja 400

    Like all bikes in this series from Kawasaki, the Ninja 400 looks aggressive from all angles. The analog-digital instrument cluster straight from the Ninja 1000, lends the 400 a big-bike Read More

From The Experts

  • Pros
  • Cons
Honda CBR500R

Sporty looks


Agile handling

Kawasaki Ninja 400

Stylish looks

Impressive performance

Precise handling

Honda CBR500R


Pillion comfort

Kawasaki Ninja 400

A bit pricey

Pillion comfort

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Technical Specifications
Engine & Performance
Fuel Tank Capacity (litres) 17.1 L 14 L
Clutch Type Wet, Multi-Plate Slipper Clutch
Exhaust Pipes 2 in 1 Exhaust Single Exhaust
Drive Type Chain Drive Chain Drive
Cooling System Liquid Cooled Liquid Cooled
Engine Type 2 Cylinder, 4-Stroke, 8-Valve, DOHC Liquid-cooled Engine Parallel Twin, 4-Stroke, Liquid-Cooled, DOHC Engine
Displacement 471 399
No. Of Strokes 4-Stroke 4-Stroke
Bore X Stroke 67 mm x 66.8 mm 70 mm x 51.8 mm
Compression Ratio 10.7:1 11.5:1
No. Of Cylinder 2 2
Valves Per Cylinder 4 4
Valve Configuration DOHC DOHC
Maximum Power 46.9 48.9
Maximum Torque 43.2 Nm 38 Nm
RPM at Maximum Torque 6500 8000
RPM at Maximum Power 8500 10000
Seating Capacity 2 2
Length 2081 mm 2020 mm
Width 758 mm 710 mm
Height 1145 mm 1120 mm
Kerb Weight 195 kg 167 kg
Wheel Base 1409 mm 1370 mm
Ground Clearance 130 mm 140 mm
Seat Height 789 mm 785 mm
Category Sport Sport
Fuel & Ignition
Start Option Electric Electric
Fuel Type Gasoline Gasoline
Chassis & Suspension
Front Suspension Telescopic Fork Telescopic Fork
Rear Suspension Swing Arm Uni-Track
Battery Voltage 12 V 12 V
Gear & Transmission
Gear Box 6-Speed 6-Speed
Transmission Type Manual Manual
Wheels & Tyres
Front Tyre 120/70 R17 110/70 R17
Rear Tyre 160/60 R17 150/60 R17
Front Wheel Size R17 R17
Rear Wheel Size R17 R17
Tyre Type Tubeless Radial
Safety & Security
Safety & Security
Back Rest
Launch Control
Riding Modes Road, Race Sport
Leg Guards
Engine Check Warning
Pass Switch
Shutter Lock
Side Stand Indicator
Speedometer Digital Digital
Odometer Digital Digital
Display Screen
Fuel Gauge Digital Digital
Front Brake Disc Disc
Rear Brake Disc Disc
Chassis & Suspension
Seat Type Dual Stepped Dual Stepped
Body Frame Type Diamond Trellis
Body Frame Material Steel Steel
Chrome Garnish
Side Wings
Differentiating Features
Cruise Control
Height Adjustable Seats
Indicator Light
Head Lamp LED LED
Adjustable Headlights
Tail Lamp LED LED

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