The New Honda CB300R “retro-styled motorcycle”
Honda launched the new 2019 CB300R. Check out the mileage, specification, performance, safety, engine details and additional features offered by this bike in the video Below.
Seen for the very first time in the 2017 EICMA and entered the production after that in the different markets. The latest awaited model Honda CB 300R has been finally launched in the country at Rs 2.41 lakhs. This perhaps seems to be the most exciting news for Honda lovers that’s out now. The naked bike gets a brand new engine and considering the appearance of this beauty! The styling is inspired by the Honda Neo Sports Cafe Concept.
No doubt! The 200 cc – 500 cc motorcycle segment of the Honda brands are the fastest growing segments in India. The reason is that these segments are proven to be affordable with the best features offered to the riders. While talking about Honda CB300R, it is an impressively designed motorcycle and posted to attract the buyers who want bigger upgrades. And it is sure to provide a suitable platform for stepping into the bigger bikes & extremely powerful territory. It has an aggressively bold look, and the dealership of this bike has started already.
The bike gets its power from a 286cc, liquid cooled, single cylinder engine. And a 4 valve DOHC head. With this, the bike is probably capable to churn out the maximum power of 31 BHP at 8500 rpm and 27.4 nm of Peak torque. CB 300R’s fuel tank looks almost identical to the Honda CB 100R, in fact, the seating, as well as the component placement, is similar to the model. It comes armed with a round front headlight and LED high and low beam.
Talking about its design the 2019 Honda CB300R gets a retro-modern look. With the Neo sports cafe line’ design, the beauty and the appearance of this bike enhance a lot better. A bulky tank and a spot of new steel diamond frame at the side makes it eye watching stylish. Rivalries of this bike are expected to be KTM 250 Duke, Bajaj Dominar 400 and the BMW G 310 R in India. With the innovative styling and power, the experience of riding on this beast will be a super Fun!
|Engine Details||Liquid cooled, single cylinder 4 stroke|
|Maximum Power||30 HP @ 8000 rpm|
|Maximum Torque||27.4 NM @ 6500 rpm|
|Number of Cylinders||1|
No doubt riding on this beast will be amazing on the street as this one is capable to generate good power with a usable range. Talking about the seat height, it is pretty decent as the motorcycle gets 799m seat height and 143 kg of wet weight which is probably smooth handling and not very bulky. During your city rides, you can have a comfortable riding experience due to good seating position and its manageable weight.
Honda offers digital instrumental console, 41mm USD forks, dual channel ABS, while the brakes have 296mm Nissin front as well as a 220mm rear disc brake. This new bike is well equipped with an IMU, which works full-time and syncs well with the ABS. The bike is also capable to generate a top speed of around 160 kmph. Start type is electric, while the fuel tank capacity of this one is around 10 liters.
Gearbox & Clutch:
|Number of Gears||6|
|Clutch||Wet, multi-plate hydraulic clutch|
|Front||296mm Nissin 4-piston caliper|
|ABS (Antilock Braking System)||2-Channel ABS with IMU|
Wheels & Suspension
|Front Suspension & Wheel||USD Telescopic Fork/ 130 mm|
|Rear Suspension & Wheel||MonoShock / 107 mm|
Honda is proven to be the strongest players in the 2 wheeler Indian market. This Japanese brand is capable to compete well and grab strong audience support. Despite the tough competition present in the 2 wheel motorcycle market, this brand is capable to compete well and has made a good position amongst several rival brands.
The Honda brand has no doubt made a good space in the market and aims to target riders looking out for any segments of the bike, with providing fresh, retro yet modern design and interesting products in the Indian 2 wheelers market. As the competition in the 250 cc to 350 cc quarter-liter bike segment is increasing on a great extent in the Indian market, Honda is trying hard to aim this specific segment, the reason why this model is launched is because of the rapidly increasing demand from the Indian market.
Additional features to expect from the Honda CB300R is;
|Mileage||30.2 kmpl (Approximate)|
|LED Tail Light||Yes|
What Makes Honda CB300R Special?
While we focus on the performance offered by the New Honda, the brand ensures smooth handling and acceleration. To enhance your riding experience this impressive beast will offer everything that a rider needs. The engineers have made sure that the focus on efficiency as well as easy handling possibility is kept top priority while designing it. The bike is loaded with sports features that ensure that the latest technologies are inbuilt to better the performance of the new segment Honda is targeting at.
Clearly, Honda CB300R is going to be an excellent product in its segment with high performance, better features, affordable pricing as well as capability to handle tough competition. Apart from that, performance, as well as safety combination, does wonders, well! You can surely feel relax here as safety is ensured well by putting several technologies to ensure the complete safety of the rider.
The bike runs on sporty alloy wheels. Also, the wheels are covered with high quality & performance rubber. While the rider seats come armed with stepped up and split appearance also with that there is a tail section with an LED taillight and splits grab rails. This adds more zing to the motorcycle.
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Our Thoughts on Honda CB300R India Launch
Considering every aspect, the positive and the negative points of this bike, we believe that this one is surely going to be a super hit. With graceful colors and the blast to ride experience, all prove to be a truly innovative product for making riding true fun on the streets. This one is even available in optional ABS, best of all; it offers quality, a performance that you can expect only in Honda bikes. Plus the retro and modern styling with the classic look & lightweight body makes it an ideal bike to buy. This Neo-Sports Cafe motorcycle has everything that you need, leaving no room for errors or any negative possibilities. Ride it and feel it by yourself.
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