Honda Motorcycle & Scooter have launched the BS6 version of the Dio in India today with prices starting at Rs. 59,990. The Dio remains the best selling Moto-Scooter from Honda and now with the BS6 version also gets a host of updates to it.
The Honda Dio BS6 comes powered with an updated BS6 110cc HET PGM-FI (Fuel Injected) engine powered by Enhanced Smart Power technology. The Dio now has around 20 patents to it. The updated Dio get the Silent Start System ACG starter motor on it, full digital meter, side stand indicator with engine cut off feature.
In terms of styling updates the BS6 Honda Dio gets a sporty and agressive design language and a redesigned signature LED light along with fresh styling which includes new logo and graphics, all new rear split grab rail.
Speaking on the launch, Mr. Minoru Kato, President, CEO & Managing Director, Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India Pvt. Ltd. said, “Leading the BS-VI revolution, Honda was the first manufacturer to take a leap ahead in the industry as early as 6 months before the implementation. We are overwhelmed with the appreciation received from customers as well as media experts for our BS-VI products. Taking forward this journey of #AQuietRevolution, Honda continues to make smooth transition towards BS-VI era with the launch of its 4th BS-VI product- Honda Dio’’
Speaking on the launch of BS-VI Dio, Mr. Yadvinder Singh Guleria, Senior Vice President, Sales and Marketing, Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India Pvt. Ltd. said, “Launched in 2002, Honda’s Dio merges the sporty aggressive looks of motorcycle with convenience of a scooter. With more than 33 lac happy customers, Dio is not just one of the highest selling scooters in the country but also the No.1 exported scooter from India.The new BS-VI Dio with its new sporty aggressive design and advanced technology will create new excitement among fun seeking youngsters.We have opened the bookings today at Honda 2Wheeler dealerships across India. The BS-VI Dio will start arriving at our network next week onwards and the deliveries will start thereafter.”
New BS-VI Dio will be available in two variants – Standard& Deluxe.The Standard variant will be offered in 4color options – Mat Axis Grey Metallic, Candy Jazzy Blue, Sports Red & Vibrant Orange. The Deluxe variant will be offered in 3 color options- Mat Sangria Red Metallic, Dazzle Yellow Metallic & Mat Axis Grey Metallic. The all new BS-VI Dio is priced attractively starting from Rs. 59,990(Standard). The Deluxe variant is priced at Rs. 63,340(prices ex-showroom, Delhi).