Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India (HMSI) has launched the new X-Blade motorcycle at Rs 78,500 ex-showroom, Delhi.
The bike features an aggressive styling with ‘Robo-Face’ LED headlamp, ‘Razor Edged’ LED tail lamp, sculpted fuel tank and dual outlet muffler. Other features include digital instrument cluster, long seat and 130 mm wide rear tyre.
Yadvinder Singh Guleria, Senior Vice President – Sales and Marketing, HMSI, said: “The aggressive and futuristic new X-Blade has been designed for millennials and Gen-Z. As promised, we have started the dispatches of X-Blade in March 2018.”
“Armed with more style, Honda’s tried and tested HET 160cc engine, and superior technology, X-Blade creates a new benchmark with several segment first features in its class and that too at an attractive price of Rs 78,500 (ex-showroom, Delhi).”
Powering the X-Blade is a 162.71 cc, single cylinder, air cooled engine, producing 10.39 kW (14 hp) @ 8,500 rpm and 13.9 Nm of torque @ 6,000 rpm, paired to a 5-speed gearbox.
The bike features telescopic suspension at front and monoshock at the rear. Braking duties are handled by 276 mm disc at front and 130 mm drum at the rear.
There are 5 colours to choose from – Matte Marvel Blue Metallic, Matte Frozen Silver Metallic, Pearl Spartan Red, Pearl Igneous Black, and Matte Marshal Green Metallic.