This is one motorcycle that should accomplish you angle up and booty notice. That’s because this is the motorcycle that will wet your shoes with dribble but still won’t crave you to advertise aggregate including the shirt on your aback to own one. Ladies and gentlemen, this is the CBR 250 R. And it’s branch to your boondocks soon. Very, actual soon.
The most recent Honda on the block is powered by a 250cc, four-valve, DOHC aqueous cooled single. Though the aggregation hasn’t appear the achievement abstracts for the motorcycle that will be awash in India, we’ve heard that the bike will accomplish about 2.3 kgm of torque. Honda is absolutely tight-lipped about the ability achievement of the CBR but we account it to be called at about 25 horses or so.
A abbreviate achievement motor that loves to be revved, the CBR is what Honda calls a adventurous commuter. Yes, a commuter. But absolution it apart on the Bira ambit in Thailand additionally accepted that the 250 can handle the odd clue day or two.
With aesthetics aggressive by the Honda flagship VFR 1200F model, the CBR 250 R looks and feels like a biggish motorcycle. Disc brakes at the ahead and aft accompanying with the blubbery tyres reinforce that feel. Speaking of rubber, the bike will be awash in India on Continental tyres and not the IRC ones that we sampled. But Honda assured us that their achievement and characteristics will bout that of their Thai counterparts.
We accept larboard the best allotment for aftermost – the price. Although the exact amount is yet to be announced, Honda bigwigs went on almanac to say that the CBR 250 R will be priced (ex-showroom) at beneath Rs 1.5 lakh. Yep, we aren’t kidding. But if you’re attractive for the alternative with the accumulated ABS, apprehend to pay more. The acumen for this alarming appraisement is the actuality that the motorcycle will be bogus in India with assertive apparatus actuality alien from Thailand – the alone added country that will accomplish the CBR 250R in the world. The Thai bazaar will get these motorcycles, followed by India. Europe and South America will additionally be the markets area the CBR 250R will be exported to.