The mourning of two-wheeler vehicles has increased in India and their choice is also changing. Meaning that at present people have started preferring scooters more than bikes, so in view of the changing needs of the market, many companies are launching new scooters.
Similarly, the Japanese Honda two-wheeler company will very soon launch a stylish and premium scooter, which is named Honda PCX 160. It is a modern hybrid model, which will come with an advanced stylus and features.
It has recently been launched in Japan, and it is expected that it will also be brought to India. Today we will know in detail about the Honda PCX160 launch date in India. And also know about the price of this upcoming scooter.
Upcoming Honda PCX160 Scooter Summary
The Honda brand had unveiled a scooter line-up in 2021, which included the PCX 125, PCX 160 and PCX electric models.
These are well suited for the domestic market, although the new variants have received a lot of changes, meaning a revised frame and some cosmetic changes.
Honda recently launched the PCX160 scooter in its home country of Japan on 28 January 2021. The price of this maxi scooter in Japan is ¥4,07,000 and in Rupee currency it costs around Rs.2.87 lakhs.
According to the two-wheeler industry, this model can be launched very soon, although Honda has not given any official news related to this.
This maxi scooter is powered by a 160 cc engine with a single cylinder, which makes 15.8 PS of power and 15 Nm of torque. And also a special design has been given for faster and better ride.
Interesting points of this upcoming PCX160 Maxi-scooter
- USB Socket
- Smart Key system
- Idling Stop system
- Under-seat luggage space
- 40 kmpl Mileage (Approximate)
- Selectable Torque Control system
- Sporty style and new Hybrid model
Upcoming Honda PCX160 launch date in India and Expected price
I have already told you that there is no official news about its launch in India, although it is expected to launch. And it is being told that its price in India can be around Rs 1.20 lakh.
The industry believes that it can be launched around early 2022. Its notification will be given here upon launch.
- Expected Price: 1.20 lakh rupees
- Launch date in India: in 2022
Honda PCX160 maxi-scooter Overview
The upcoming Honda is mated to a single-cylinder 156cc liquid-cooled engine, and only seven are mated to a CVT (Continuously Variable Transmission) gearbox.
Its water-cooled engine produces 15.8 PS of maximum power at 8500 rpm and maximum peak torque of 15 Nm at 6500 rpm. The fuel supply system is of injection type and the ignition is of full transistorized type.
Automatic transmission is available for the CVT gearbox. It gets a bore of 50 mm and a stroke of 55.5 mm.
This is a new stylish hybrid model, which mostly gets headlight and side turn indicator assembly. These make the front of the maxi scooter attractive. It gets a step-up seat and side-mounted up swept exhaust.
Apart from this, the stylish floorboard design gives a sporty look to the scooter as well as its tail light cluster looks like an X-shape. This is really awesome look.
It is a modern-day advanced maxi-scooter, which means it has been integrated with a fully digital instrument cluster. And also it gets a Type-C port, integrated USB port.
This scooter gets an all-LED lighting setup and alloy wheels. It has a curb weight of around 132 kg and gets a fuel tank of 8.1 liters. And also it gets 30 liters of under-seat storage space.
Power and performance:
The engine makes 15.8 PS of power and 15 Nm of torque, and gets a CVT gearbox, a silent start system and an idle stop system for optimum performance.
The mileage of this maxi scooter is around 40 km/l and top speed is 96 km/h. It has a fuel tank of 8.1 liters for excellent riding.
Safety and Brakes:
Honda has added a single ABS channel to protect the users of this model, which prevents the rider from skidding on the roads.
Excellent disc brakes are available in both its parts (front and rear).
Honda PCX160 Maxi-Scooter Full Specifications
Now we will give you information about all the specifications and features in a nutshell, and this information was as follows:
|Engine type and displacement||156cc with water-cooled, single cylinder, 4-stroke, OHC|
|Maximum Power and Torque||58.8 PS power and 15 Nm torque|
|Ignition||Full Transistorized ignition|
|Speedometer, Trip meter, Fuel gauge and Console||In digital type|
|Feature||C-Type USB Port|
|CHASSIS AND SUSPENSIO|
|Front and Rear suspension||Telescopic front and Unit swing type rear suspension|
|Length, width and height||1935, 740 and 1105 (in mm)|
|Saddle height||764 mm|
|Ground clearance||135 mm|
|Kerb weight||132 kg|
|Fuel capacity||8.1 liters|
|TYRES AND WHEELS|
|Tyres size||Front- 110/70-14 inches and Rear- 130/70-13 inches|
|Size||Front: 355.6 mm and Rear: 330.2 mm|
|Brakes||Front- disc type and Rear- Disc type|
2021 Honda PCX160 India
Honda has not yet given any e-official update or any indication, so its launch date may take a long time to come. However, if seen, the new Aprilia SXR 160 has carved a niche in India, and it is expected that Honda can launch the PCX 160 model behind it.
Apart from this, the demand for maxi-scooter may increase in the coming time, and also it can be launched in India.
Here we have disclosed to you all the information related to the Upcoming Honda PCX160 launch date and expected price. Apart from this, if you want any information, then you can write in the comment box.