Honda New Adventure Bike in India
It’s quite a surprise that Honda is planning to build its first adventure motorcycle in India. The Honda New bike Adventure is based on Hornet 2.0.
It might also pull up some design from its CR250L motorcycle, which is already available in the market.
Although the upcoming Adventure bike is based on Hornet 2.0, it shall have different looks and styles suitable for the ADV appearances.
Talking about Honda Hornet 2.0, it was recently launched in India and prepared to come to Nepal soon.
Based on the Honda Hornet 2.0, the Company is preparing to bring its first adventurer motorbike to India.
Measuring the demand for motorbikes in the Indian auto market, Honda recently revealed their classic bike, the Honda H’ness CB350, which will soon be entering Nepali markets.
Back to back, Honda is all set to bring their new adventure motorcycle. It is the first time the Company has decided to make an adventure motorbike in India.
During this time, the Company is giving full attention to Hornet 2.0 to bring their new adventure model to market.
CEO and MD, HMSI of Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India, Mr. Atsushi Ogata, reported that their Company is preparing to bring a new motorbike into the Indian market.
He also included that the Honda Company has made a significant investment in Hornet 2.0 BS6.
Hence the Company is also trying to create new plans and projects to introduce some new variation of motorcycle based on Hornet 2.0.
- Also, Read – New Honda H’ness CB350.
So what might be the Engine Specifications of the Honda new bike?
Still, the Company has not specified any evidence on whether the same engine will power its upcoming adventure motorcycle as the Hornet 2.0 or not.
But for now, the Company will likely offer a 184 cc Hornet 2.0 engine or CB190R engine. The Company hasn’t made any vital decision which machine will be suitable for their new bike.
Suppose the Company selects the Honda Hornet 2.0. In that case, the upcoming Adventure motorcycle will likely have a similar 184 cc FI engine, which can deliver the power of 17.26 PS and a maximum torque of 16.1 Nm.
It will be more likely to have single-channel ABS.
Having less than 200 cc, Do you think Honda’s New Adventure bike can compete against Himalayan and Newly launched KTM Adventure tourer? So what are your thoughts? And please comment below.
People may ask:
- What are the significant highlights of Honda Hornet 2.0 BS6?
The Honda Hornet 2.0 has a BS6 engine which produces a maximum power of 17.26 PS and a maximum torque of 16.1 Nm. Both the front and rear wheels come with disc brakes.
It includes a total fuel tank capacity of 12 liters and has 5-speed manual gearbox transmission.
It has 142 kg of total weight.
- Did Honda Company stop making Hornet 160R?
Yes, the Company recently stopped manufacturing Hornet 2.0 and the Hornet X-Blade. Also, features of these bikes from Honda’s official site have been deleted.
- When will the Company start producing the upcoming Honda New Bike (Adventure) in India?
The Company is not sure about the exact production date. We can assume that it will be based upon the Hornet 2.0, and the distribution of this motorcycle will start from next year, 2021.