It's the motorcycle we've been waiting for! Honda's finally launched the new CBR 150R that they showcased at the Auto Expo earlier this year. The motorcycle costs Rs 1.16 lakh, ex-showroom Delhi, for the standard variant, while the Deluxe variant will come Rs 1.17 lakh.
CBR 150R has new age graphics, dual-layered full body cowling, which reportedly improves aerodynamics and performance of the bike. The CBR 150R also sports a Y-shaped headlamp, short pentagonal muffler and digital meter.
The motorcycle comes powered by a DOHC 150cc engine which produces peak power of 13.11 Kw (17.6 BHP) @ 10,500 RPM and peak torque of 12.66 Nm @ 8500rpm. Adding to the sports performance, CBR 150R has twin tubular frame which increases the stability of the bike, liquid cooling and PGM-FI increases the efficiency of the engine giving maximum output with minimum effort.
CBR 150R comes with front & rear disc brakes, mono-suspension and wide front and rear tubeless tyres which gives the rider sports performance with better stability at cornering, excellent braking confidence and comfort.
CBR 150R will be available in 2 variants– Standard and Deluxe. The Standard variant will be available in 2 shades – Black with Pearl Sunbeam White and Sports Red with Pearl Sunbeam White. The Deluxe model (with special sporty graphics) shall be available in Black with Candy Palm Green & Vibrant Orange with Pearl Sunbeam White colour.
The new CBR 150R will be available at all Honda Exclusive Authorised dealerships at the end of March, 2012 for which the bookings has already started.