The Honda CBR 150r 2017 has been launched in Indonesia with an aggressive design worthy of the ‘CBR’ tag.
|Will Honda launch the CBR150R in India? | Autopromag News|
|“Latest Industry buzz:||-The CBR150R’s launch seems unlikely as Honda only have plans to launch 2 motorcycles in the country this year. One of the slots could be filled by the XRE300.
-The twin headlamp version of the Honda CBR 150r has been in production for quite some time now, but for some reason, the manufacturer has been reluctant to launch the bike in India. The bike has now received a gorgeous cosmetic upgrade for the Indonesian market, and with Honda clearing out their existing stock, we may see this new bike being launched in the country very soon.
-Mr. Yadvinder Guleria, Honda’s senior VP said that the manufacturer will launch new products in the country (But will not bring the CBR250RR).
|Expected price (ex-showroom,Delhi):||Rs. 1.30,000 Lakhs*|
|Top speed||145 kmph|
|Price category||1 lakh – 2 lakh|
|Colours available||Revolution White, Racing Red, Nitro Black, MotoGP Edition|
|Competition||Yamaha YZF-R15V3, Yamaha Fazer 250, Benelli Dragon 150|
|Engine||149.5cc, 4-stroke, 1-cylinder, fuel injected|
|Power and Torque||16.9 Bhp @ 9000 rpm
13.7 Nm @ 7000 rpm
|Frame/Chassis||Diamond (Truss) Frame|
|Cooling||Liquid Cooled with Auto Fan|
|Brakes||Front: 276mm single Disc|
|Rear: 220mm sinlge Disc|
|Wheel & Tire||Front: 100/80-17 52P|
|Rear: 130/70-17 62P|
|Suspension||Front: Telescopic Forks|
|Rear: Pro-link Suspension|
DIMENSIONS, DESIGN FEATURES, AND VARIANTS AVAILABLE
|Length: 1983 mm
Width: 694 mm
Height: 1038 mm
Seat height: 787 mm
Wheelbase: 1311 mm
Ground clearance: 166 mm
Kerb weight: 135 kg
Fuel tank capacity: 12 litres
Instrument console: All-digital
Headlight: Twin, LED
Tail light: LED
Sitting posture: Sport
This version of the CBR150r gets a twin headlamp set-up, longer and better-looking exhaust can and an all digital instrument console. Its design is aggressive and takes inspiration from the Honda CBR500r and others in the series.
Honda CBR 150R 2017 UBI report/review
Update: It seems that there is is no respite in sight for all the people who are anxiously waiting for the CBR150R. The motorcycle was recently taken of Honda’s website, which made everyone wonder whether a new model is coming. Also, Honda has plans to launch two new motorcycles this year, which fueled their expectations. However, now its heard that the same model will be launched as BS-IV.
The Honda CBR 150r 2016 has been a long time coming to India, and we are hopeful that 2017 or 2018 will be the year that the country finally gets it. The bike will be priced aggressively with the upcoming Yamaha R15 v3, at about Rs. 1.30 lakhs.
The baby CBR will be available in 4 shades and gets an all-digital instrument console. Powering the bike is a 149.16 cc single cylinder engine producing 16.9 BHP @ 9000 rpm and 13.7 NM @ 7000 rpm.