Taking the excitement of riding with the support of safety, Honda two wheelers India has launched an ABS equipeied variant of their popular 160cc offering the X-Blade priced at Rs 87,776 (ex showroom).
Commenting on the launch, Mr. Minoru Kato, President & CEO – Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India Pvt. Ltd. “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 2Wheels with new innovative products and advanced technology.”
The X-Blade is a premium and sporty motorcycle from Honda that sets a design statement with a commanding stance. The bike gets a segment first LED headlamp and a digital meter that’s loaded with street tech that includes a service due reminder, digital clock and gear position indicator.
Speaking on the occasion, Mr. 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
Powering the motorcycle is a 162.71cc engine that is tuned to deliver 13.93 bhp at 8,500rpm and 13.9 Nm of torque at 6000rpm. The engine comes mated to a 5-speed transmission.
The 2019 Honda X-Blade ABS is available in 5 exciting paint schemes namely Matte marvel blue metallic, Matte frozen red metallic, Pearl Spartan red, Pearl Ignatius black and Matte marshal black metallic.