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2017 Honda CB Hornet 160R Gets New Colours

Honda Motorcycles and Scooters India‘s CB Hornet 160R has been given a small update for 2017 in the form of new colour options and the now mandatory AHO (Automatic Headlamp On). The bike was already BS 4 compliant at the time of launch so, Honda hasn’t had to make any changes in that respect. We’ve put together all the details in this post here and you may read on for new 2017 Honda CB Hornet 160R Price, Specifications, Features, Review and other details.

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2017 Honda CB Hornet 160R Price

VariantEx-Showroom Delhi price
Honda CB Hornet 160R Std.Rs. 82,095
Honda CB Hornet 160R CBSRs. 86,595

Honda has priced the 2017 model CB Hornet 160R at Rs. 82,095 (ex-showroom, New Delhi). The variant with Honda’s CBS costs Rs. 86,595. Bookings can also be made via the Andriod App available in the Android Play Store.

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2017 Honda CB Hornet 160R Specifications

Engine Displacement162.7cc, Single Cylinder
Power15.04 bhp @ 8500 rpm
Torque14.76 Nm @ 6500 rpm
Mileage (ARAI)58.95 kpl
Top Speed110 KMPH

The Hornet 160R is powered by the same 162.71 cc engine that also powers the Unicorn 160cc variant. However, for the CB Hornet, the power and torque figures are slightly higher than what the CB Unicorn has to offer. Max. power stands at 15.04 bhp @ 8500 rpm and peak torque is 14.76 Nm @ 6500 rpm. Transmission duties are handled by a 5-speed transmission. Also, the engine gets Honda’s famous HET for optimized fuel mileage.

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2017 Honda CB Hornet 160R Dimensions

Length2041 mm
Width783 mm
Height1067 mm
Wheelbase1346 mm
Ground Clearance164 mm
Kerb WeightStd. – 138 KG

CBS – 140 KG

Fuel Tank Capacity12 L

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2017 Honda CB Hornet 160R Suspension, Tyres, Brakes

SuspensionFront – Telescopic

Rear – Monoshock

TyresFront – 100/80-17 Tubeless

Rear – 140/70-17 Tubeless

BrakesFront – Petal Disc 276 mm

Rear – Drum 130mm/Petal Disc 220 mm (CBS)

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Honda CB Hornet 160R Design & Features

The CB Hornet 160R motorcycle features aggressive styling which is aimed at the younger demographic of the bike buying lot. The bike features:

  • Sharp headlight with two position lamps
  • High mounted side indicators
  • X-shaped LED tail light

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  • Forward leaning tank shrouds
  • Carbon pattern tank cover
  • Aeroplane finished fuel cock assembly
  • Fully digital meter display
  • 5-spoke split alloy wheels
  • Honda Combi Brake System (CBS)

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2017 Honda CB Hornet 160R Colours

The 2017 Honda CB Hornet gets two new colour options. That takes the total number of colours on offer to 4

  • Mars Orange
  • Striking Green
  • Athletic Blue (new)
  • Sports Red (new)

  • Two Variants –  Single Disc & Dual Disc with CBS

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Fuel Mileage

Honda is claiming a fuel mileage of 58.9 kpl for the Hornet. In real world conditions, the Hornet can easily deliver over 50 kmpl under normal riding conditions.

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