The top speed of a 2008 Honda CBR1000RR is 190 miles per hour. In 2012, a modified CBR1000RR reached a speed of 265 miles per hour.
The 2012 CBR1000RR can drive a quarter-mile in 10 seconds, making it the tenth fastest full-production motorcycle in a quarter-mile race, as of 2012. The CBR1000RR was first produced in 2004 and is still in production, as of 2014. The motorcycle, also known as the Fireblade, has won several awards. These include Cycle World's International Bike of the Year for 2008-09 and the Best Sportbike of the Year Award as a part of the Motorcycle USA Best of 2009 Awards.