New Delhi, Dec 7: Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India Pvt Ltd on Friday launched its 160cc sporty X-Blade with ABS (Anti-Lock Braking System) at the Delhi leg finale of Vivo Pro Kabaddi League 2018.
Honda X-Blade (ABS) will be priced at Rs. 87,776 (ex-showroom, Delhi).
HMSIL President & CEO Minoru Kato said, “Strengthening our position in 150-180cc motorcycle segment, the X-Blade defines advanced styling and superior technology for the young enthusiast. We are determined to transform the way India rides on 2 Wheels with new innovative products and advanced technology.”
Equipped with several segment first features, the X-Blade ABS ensures enhanced braking performance on the roads. Enhancing the style element of the new X-Blade, the under cowl, front forks cover along with wheel rim stripes are available now as standard fitment.
Speaking on the occasion, Yadvinder Singh Guleria, Senior Vice President - Sales and Marketing, Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India Pvt. Ltd., said, “The X-Blade has been exclusively designed for the young motorcycle enthusiast looking for style and performance in their daily commuting. The X-Blade now comes equipped with ABS which will enhance rider’s confidence. Sporty style is at the core of new X-Blade and appreciating the ethos of sports, Honda is also presenting the X-Blade to the most stylish player in each city leg of the Vivo Pro Kabaddi league 2018.”
The design statement of X-Blade has a commanding front stance with a futuristic segment first LED headlamp. Powering the X-Blade is Honda’s 162.71cc HET engine which provides an ideal balance of performance and efficiency.
Producing 13.93 bhp at 8,500 rpm and peak torque of 13.9 Nm at 6,000 rpm X-Blade also promises faster acceleration.
The engine has been specifically designed to deliver good low and mid-range performance. Being an all-rounder, the stylish X-Blade also focuses on comfort and safety with a long seat, seal chain and hazard switch.
The X-Blade is available in 5 sporty colours – Matte Marvel Blue Metallic / Matte Frozen Silver Metallic / Pearl Spartan Red / Pearl Igneous Black and Matte Marshal Green Metallic. (UNI)