Prices of the new 2018 Honda CBR250R have been increased in the Indian market. The Japanese two-wheeler maker has announced a price hike across the new CBR25R and CB Hornet 160R model lineups. Both the motorcycles get expensive by Rs 559. Available in two variants – Standard and Dual-channel ABS – the 2018 Honda CBR250R is now priced at Rs 1.64 lakh and Rs 1.93 lakh respectively. All prices are ex-showroom, Delhi. Check Out – Honda Activa 5G Pictures & Details
For 2018 model year, the full faired motorcycle witnessed minor graphic and feature updates including the full LED headlamp with position lamp and two new colour schemes with contrasting graphics. Just so you know, the Japanese bikemaker unveiled the new CBR250R at the Delhi Auto Expo alongside the new Activa 5G, PCX electric scooter and X Blade 160cc motorcycle. Ever since its launch in 2011, the Honda CBR250R was admired among enthusiasts for its daily commuting and occasional tourering capabilities. The bike was discontinued last year due to lack of BSIV engine upgrade.
2018 Honda CBR250R Price in India
|Dual-channel ABS||Rs 1,93,666|
As mentioned above, the new CBR250R comes in two trims the Standard model and the Dual-channel ABS. After the price hike, the base variant of the bike costs Rs 1,64,143 and the ABS version is priced at Rs 1,93,666 (all, ex-showroom Delhi). At this price point, the 2018 CBR250R locks horns against bikes like UM Renegade, Royal Enfield Thunderbird and Yamaha Fazer 25.
2018 Honda CBR250R Specifications
|Engine||249.6cc single-cylinder, liquid-cooled|
|Max Power||26bhp @ 8500rpm|
|Max Torque||22.9Nm @ 7000rpm|
The updated version of the bike makes use of the same old engine. The vehicle sources its power from a 249.6cc single-cylinder, liquid-cooled engine boosted with fuel injection system. This BSIV compliant motor offers a maximum power output of 26bhp at 8500rpm and 22.9Nm of peak torque at 7000rpm. The bike comes with a 6-speed gearbox, and delivers a top speed of 135kmph. Read – Upcoming Honda Bikes in India
2018 Honda CBR250R Design & Features
Visually, the 2018 Honda CBR250R looks slightly more refreshing than the old model. The entirely new body graphics and sporty colour schemes enhance its new looks. The 2018 model year of the bike comes in four colour options – Matte Axis Metallic with Mars Orange, Sports Red, Matte Axis Grey Metallic with Striking Green and Pearl Sports Yellow. Features such as all-LED headlight, the optional dual channel ABS are new on the board. The rest features are carried over from old model. Read – Honda Bikes & Scooters At Auto Expo 2018
The 2018 Honda CBR250R comes equipped with the same diamond frame chassis with telescopic front fork and rear Pro Link monoshock suspension unit. The bike gets the same 17-inch alloy wheels and 110/70-17M/C front and 140/70-17M/C rear wheels. Braking is done via a 296mm front and a 220mm rear disc brake with optional dual-channel ABS (Anti-lock braking system).
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