2018 Honda CB Hornet 160R Launch In India with ABS

| March 27 , 2018 , 16:13 IST

Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India have launched the CB Hornet 160R with anti-lock braking system (ABS). The company had showcased it during the 2018 auto expo.

The 2018 Honda Hornet 160R with ABS has been priced at 84,675 rupees (ex-showroom Delhi). The ex-showroom price of bike's top-end ABS version has been kept at Rs 92,675.

Honda has now introduced four variants in the CB Hornet which are the Standard variant, CBS, ABS and ABS Deluxe.

The CB Hornet 160R is equipped with a 162.71cc engine, which gives a power of 14.9bhp at 8,500rpm and a torque of 14.5Nm at 6,500rpm.

In addition, 5-speed gearboxes are given on the bike. The standard variant of the bike weighs 138kg and the CBS trim variant weighs 140kg.

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Honda CB Hornet 160R is one of the company's best-selling bikes. The company added new Dazzle Yellow Metallic Color in it, which includes Regular Green, Mars Orange, Athletic Metallic and Sports Red Color.

2018 Honda CB Hornet 160R is fully prepared to give a tough competition to the bikes in its class. Honda CB Hornet 160 R will compete with Suzuki Gixxer 160.

Currently, Gixxer is the most popular bike in its segment and much loved by youth. Its muscular sporty looks and gorgeous performances do not give chance to disappoint. The bike has a 54.9cc engine, which gives the power of 14.8ps and the torque of 14Nm, it has 5-speed manual gears. According to the company, its mileage is 64kmpl. In Delhi, its ex-showroom price is between Rs 77,000 and Rs 80,000.