Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India Pvt. Ltd. today launched the new 2021 CBR650R and CB650R in India at INR 8.88 Lacs and INR 8.67 Lacs respectively . The new models will make their way to the Indian market through CKD route . The 2021 model has received a range of detail improvements to enhance comfort, usability and practicality.
Elaborating on the launch and expansion of premium motorcycle business, Mr. Atsushi Ogata, Managing Director, President & CEO, Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India Pvt. Ltd. said, “Honda is committed to provide the best from the worlds of racing, adventure and roadsters to Indian riders. We are proud to add two highly awaited models – 2021 CBR650R and CB650R in our premium motorcycle product portfolio.”
The 649cc, DOHC 16-valve engine puts out 86HP and a max net torque of 57.5 Nm delivered at 8,500 rpm. This powertrain comes mated to a 6 speed transmission along with slipper clutch. The motorcycle also gets Honda Selectable Torque Control (HSTC) , Honda Ignition Security System (HISS), ESS (Emergency Stop Signal),dual radial mount four- piston brake callipers with dual channnel ABS and dual front discs, Showa Separate Function-Big Piston (SSF-BP) USD Forks , All LED lighting and a lot more that we shall bring to you in detail in our road test review very soon.
Speaking on this occasion, Mr. Yadvinder Singh Guleria, Director – Sales & Marketing, Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India Pvt. Ltd., said, “Ever since its launch, CBR650R has been the heart throb of young motorcycle enthusiasts. Further strengthening our product portfolio of premium motorcycles, we are pleased to introduce for the first time in India, CB650R to take the excitement in the middleweight naked sports category a notch higher. The 650 siblings are set to provide a thrilling experience to the riders.”
The 2021 CBR650R and CB650R are available via the Honda BigWing dealer network across India.