Honda Hornet 160 R Overview : April 02, 2016: Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India (HMSI) has launched its much-awaited 160cc bike – Honda CB Hornet 160R a few months back. The bike has been made available in two trims- Single Disc and Dual Disc with CBS, starting from Rs. 79,900 (ex-showroom, Delhi). It uses the same 160cc engine that is used to serve its older sibling CB Unicorn 160. The CB Hornet 160R comes inspired from the design of the concept Honda bike, the CX-01, which was showcased at the 2014 Auto Expo. It comes with a bit different approach as all the Honda bikes in the segment are more commuters than the famous street fighter designing.
Honda Hornet 160 R Specifications : It gets its power from 162.71cc, single-cylinder, air-cooled 4-stroke SI engine with Honda Eco Technology (HET) that comes linked to 5-speed gearbox. It uses a Wet Multi-plate clutch assembly system. The mill generates a maximum power of 14.5bhp at 8000 rpm along with a peak torque of 14.61Nm at 6000 rpm. The mill has a compression ratio of 10:01 and a power oriented bore x stroke ratio of 57.3 mm x 63 mm.
Honda Hornet 160 R Mileage : The engine comes with HET (Honda Eco Technology) and features a good balance between style, economy and power. The company claimed mileage of CB Hornet 160R is 60 kmpl and you can expect the real world combined mileage figure of 40-50 kmpl.
Honda Hornet 160 R Top Speed : The company claimed top speed of CB Hornet 160R is 110 kmph.
Honda Hornet 160 R Competitors : Competing against niche players like Suzuki Gixxer, Yamaha FZ-S Fi, Hero Xtreme Sports, Bajaj Pulsar AS150 and TVS Apache RTR 160.
Honda Hornet 160 R Colors & Shades : CB Hornet is available in 5 eye catching shades – Pearl Night Star Black, Pearl Siren Blue, Neo Orange Metallic, Sports Red, and Pearl Amazing White.
Honda Hornet 160 R Price : Ex-Showroom Price (Delhi) Rs 84,783 and On-Road Price (Delhi) Rs 93,908 (approx.).