There is good news for bike lovers. Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India (HMSI) may launch the CBR150R entry-level sportbike in the country. The company has applied for a patent for the motorcycle. It suggests that the bike may soon arrive in the country. It is speculated that once the Honda CBR150R is launched, the Yamaha R15 will give tough competition to the V4. The new Honda CBR150R Bike can get a very sharp and aerodynamic body panel on the outside. Let us now talk about its other features.
Honda CBR150R Bike
The exterior design of the Honda CBR150R entry-level sports bike can be different. Its exterior design takes inspiration from the bigger CBR motorcycles in its lineup. Also, dual-LED headlamps and LED DRLs will be seen in the front of the bike. In addition, some amazing features have been added to it. Other key features of the sports bike include a compact windscreen, sporty rear-view mirrors, low-set wide handlebars, a fully digital instrument console, sculpted fuel tank, upswept exhaust, step-up seats, and more. The bike also gets USD front forks in golden colour, enhancing its sporty appeal.
Talking about its engine, it has been given a 149cc liquid-cooled single-cylinder engine, capable of generating 16.09 bhp at 9,000 rpm and 13.7 Nm of torque at 7,000 rpm. In addition, The engine will come mated to a 6-speed gearbox with a slip and assist clutch. On the other hand, for braking, the bike uses a single disc at the end, which is paired with ABS and Emergency Stop Signal (ESS). Possible changes. Exterior colour options could be offered in various colours like Victory Black Red, Honda Racing Red, Dominator Matte Black, Candy Scintillate Red, and MotoGP variants. However, some features and colour options may also change for this model in India.
Talking about the estimated price of the Honda CBR150R bike, its price can be around Rs 1.60 lakh ex-showroom. Also, the news is that it will compete directly with Yamaha’s R15.