2018 Honda CBR250R gets all-LED headlamp, minor graphic updates and two new colour schemes.
Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India (HMSI) has showcased the new CBR250R fully faired bike at the Auto Expo 2018. The Japanese two-wheeler maker also unveiled the new Activa 5G, PCX electric scooter and X Blade 160cc motorcycle. The 2018 Honda CBR250R receives minor graphic and feature updates including the full LED headlamp with position lamp and two new colour schemes with contrasting graphics.
As a reminder, the Honda CBR250R was discontinued last year due to lack of BSIV engine upgrade. Ever since its launch in 2011, the CBR250R was admired among enthusiasts solving daily commuting and occasional tourering purposes. Check Out – Honda Activa 5G Pictures & Details
Mechanically, the bike remains unchanged. It derives its power from the same 249 cc single-cylinder, liquid-cooled engine making a top power of 26bhp at 8500rpm and 22.9Nm of peak torque at 7000rpm. Transmission on offer is a 6-speed gearbox. Read – Upcoming Honda Bikes in India
Visually, the 2018 Honda CBR250R looks slightly more refreshing than the old model. The entirely new body graphics and sporty colour schemes – Mars Orange and Striking Green – enhancing its new looks. While it gets all-LED headlight, the optional dual channel ABS and other features are carried over from old model. The 2018 model year continues to use the diamond frame chassis with telescopic front fork and rear monoshock suspension unit. It gets the same 110/70-17M/C front and 140/70-17M/C rear wheels. Read – Honda Bikes & Scooters At Auto Expo 2018
The updated version of the CBR250R made its official debut at the Auto Expo 2018. The Japanese bikemaker hasn’t yet revealed the launch timeline of the vehicle. Though, it is likely to see a release in coming weeks.
Price of the new CBR250R is estimated to be around Rs 1.65 lakh (ex-showroom).