Honda X-Blade 160cc Motorcycle Debuts at Auto Expo 2018

The upcoming Honda X-Blade features 163cc engine that makes almost 14 bhp of power and 13.9 Nm of torque

Honda Two Wheelers India unwrapped another exciting 160cc bike earlier this day. Sharing the stage with the bike was the all-new Activa 5G along with refreshed versions of the CBR 250R, Livo, CB Shine SP and the CB Hornet 160R. Honda has been working hard to keep its lead in the scooter segment with several new rivals coming up from the domestic players like Hero and TVS. Honda officials claim that the scooter segment is moving towards constant growth and will continue to grow in the forthcoming years. In 2018 itself, scooters segment will amount to 34% share of the entire two-wheeler segment. This translates to 1 for every 3 two-wheelers sold in the market. Want to read more about the upcoming Honda X-Blade, read along.

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Honda X-Blade Launch Price

The upcoming Honda motorcycle was showcased at the 2018 Auto Expo earlier today. Honda will be launching the X-Blade in the first week of March, fetching an ex-showroom price of around INR 80,000. After the success of the Hornet 160, Honda sights another opportunity in the same segment.

The upcoming 2018 Honda XBlade features muscular tank with sharp lines otherwise marking the sporty character of the bike. The side panel are offered with black paint. The motorcycle comes loaded with a dual-outlet exhaust that holds both visual as well as technical advantages.

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Honda X-Blade Specifications

The upcoming Honda X-Blade shares its powerhouse with the Hornet 160. The 162.7cc mill in the X-Blade produces 13.93 bhp and 13.9 Nm of torque. The engine comes mated to a 5-speed gearbox. Housing the engine is a diamond frame chassis for extra rigidity. Expect the upcoming Honda X-Blade to deliver a fuel economy of around 60-65 kmpl.

Honda X-Blade Features

The latest offering by the Japanese automaker, the Honda X-Blade comes loaded with features offering its customers a great experience. The most prominent feature of the X-Blade is the full LED headlight with LED position lamps. The Robo-Face full LED headlamp is a segment first offering good visibility to its rider. Also on offer is a fully digital instrument cluster with service reminder and gear indicator. The Honda X-Blaze will offer its customers five choices of paint to choose from namely – Matte Marvel Blue Metallic, Pearl Igneous Black, Matte Frozen Silver, Pearl Spartan Red and Matte Marshal Green Metallic. 

Stay tuned for more info on the Honda X-Blade from 2018 Auto Expo.