The Honda CB Shine is the Japanese manufacturer’s best seller. The 2017 edition of this bike has been launched at INR 61,111 (on-road, Delhi). There are some upgrades that come with the bike. The Honda CB Shine has been the best selling 125cc bike in the country. Honda has soled 50 lakh units of the CB shine worldwide and has launched the New Honda CB Shine 2017 as a celebration. The Honda CB Shine has become the highest selling 125cc motorcycle in the world. Honda has created a new record with this. How good is the Honda CB Shine 2017? Is it better than the earlier model? Read further to know more.
Price (on-road, Delhi)
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- Premium Looks
- 3D logo
- Chrome finish muffler
- Chrome carburetor cover
- Auto Headlamp On (AHO)
- New colours – Athletic Blue Metallic and Imperial Red Metallic.
New Honda CB Shine 2017 gets premium looks. It gets a chrome finish muffler and carburetor cover. There is AHO which a full time headlamp on feature. It also gets two new colours which are Athletic Blue Metallic and Imperial Red Metallic.
Sharing a perspective on this landmark achievement, Mr. Keita Muramatsu, President & CEO, Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India said, “India is not only the fastest growing economy in the world, but also one of the most important and fastest growing markets for Honda globally. With this vision for growth, today we have achieved a new milestone for our business in India. We thank our valued customers, business partners, and all our colleagues at Honda for this remarkable feat. Continuing our endeavour to serve our customers, we have introduced new BS IV 2017 CB Shine with AHO.”
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Expressing his gratitude towards Honda customers, Mr. Y.S. Guleria, Senior Vice President – Sales & Marketing, Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India said, “We are delighted with the overwhelming customer response, making CB Shine the most loved motorcycle in the 125cc segment. With a great legacy of over one decade, Shine is the most important motorcycle in our line up. Together with it’s special sibling CB Shine SP, CB Shine continues to be the top choice of 125cc motorcycle customers.”
|Kerb weight||123 kg|
|Fuel tank capacity||10.5 litres|
|Engine||124.73cc, Air cooled, 4 stroke|
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The New Honda CB Shine 2017 is a smart looking bike. The design is same as the earlier model but now looks better due to some new styling cues. There is no change as compared to the earlier Honda CB Shine. However, the New Honda CB Shine 2017 looks more premium and it gets a new 3D Honda logo on the tank. It gets a chrome exhaust cover and also carburetor cover. There are two new paint shades also introduced. These are Athletic Blue Metallic and Imperial Red Metallic. The New Honda CB Shine 2017 now comes with all time headlamp on (AHO) function. This will be mandatory for all bikes once the new safety norms come in.
The same engine continues to power the New Honda CB Shine 2017. This is a 125cc, single-cylinder, air-cooled engine that powers the current CB Shine. The engine is a refined unit with decent performance, making 10.6bhp of power and 10.3Nm of peak torque. This engine is mated to a four-speed gearbox. The only addition now is that this is a BS-IV complaint engine.
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The fuel economy of the New Honda CB Shine 2017 is 65 km/l, as claimed by the company. In real world conditions, it should around 50km/l in the city and around 60 km/l on highway. This is a fuel efficient bike.