The new 2017 Honda Activa 125 automatic scooter has finally gone on sale in India at a starting price of Rs 56,954 (ex-showroom, Delhi). The new 2017 Honda Activa 125 gets a new mid variant – Alloy wheels with Drum brake along with the existing Standard and Alloy Disc models. The new Activa 125 becomes Industry’s first 125cc automatic scooter to feature the BSIV engine and Automatic Headlamp On (AHO). Besides this, the scooter receives a new Mat Crust Metallic shade and several new features.
Commenting on the new Activa 125, Mr. Yadvinder Singh Guleria, Senior Vice President – Sales and Marketing, Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India Pvt. Ltd. said, “Activa 125 is No. 1 selling 125cc automatic scooter of India with over 6 lakh customers and counting. Invigorating the segment once again, Honda’s Activa 125 is now the first automatic scooter in India to meet both the AHO and BS-IV norms. Having completely new Frontastic looks with compelling combination of new LED position lights and chrome chest, the new Alloy variant and added convenience features; we are confident that the all new Activa 125 will strengthen its leadership even more in 2017-18.”
2017 Honda Activa 125 Price in India
|Variant||Price, Ex-showroom Delhi|
|Standard (with CBS)||Rs 56,954|
|New – Alloy Drum (with CBS)||Rs 58,900|
|Alloy Disc (with CBS)||Rs 61,362|
New 2017 Honda Activa 125 Design Changes
Sitting on the under bone frame, the new 2017 Honda Activa 125 carries a Frontastic style statement and looks more premium than the old one. The scooter gets new LED position lights integrated into front chrome chest and a larger 3D Honda emblem. Other key features include new mobile charging socket, retractable front hook, longer and wider seat and comfortable upright sitting posture. The 2017 model sits on a longer wheelbase, and rides on bigger 12-inch front wheel. Read – Honda Africa Twin Might Launch By Mid-2017
New 2017 Honda Activa 125 Specifications
|Engine||124.9cc, air-cooled, 4-stroke SI|
|Max Power||8.60bhp @ 6,500rpm|
|Max Torque||10.12Nm @ 5,000rpm|
At the heart of the new 2017 Honda Activa 125 is the same 124.9cc Honda Eco Technology (HET) engine, which is now BSIV compliant. This air-cooled, 4-stroke SI motor churns out power worth 8.60bhp at 6,500rpm against 10.12Nm of torque at 5,000rpm. Paired with a V-Matic gearbox, it can achieve a top speed of 85kmph.
New 2017 Honda Activa 125 Braking & Suspension System
The scooter runs on 90/90-12 and 90/100-10 tubeless front and rear tyres respectively. There are 130mm drum and 190mm disc upfront brake options along with 130mm rear drum brake on the CBS variants. With Combi brake system (CBS) with Equalizer technology, the Activa 125 becomes India’s most technologically advanced 125c scooter. This system delivers braking force proportionately between front and rear wheels. It not only improves the balance, but reduces braking distance as well. For taking care of dumper duties, there is telescopic upfront and spring loaded hydraulic type suspension setup.
New 2017 Honda Activa 125 Colours
The new Honda Activa 125 gets a new Mat Crust Metallic shade along with the regular Pearl Amazing White, Midnight Blue Metallic, Black and Rebel Red Metallic colours.
New 2017 Honda Activa 125 Dimensions
|Fuel tank capacity||5.3L|
New 2017 Honda Activa 125 Accessories
Kit guard stainless steel
Kit guard black
Seat cover Black & Metallic Silver
Seat cover black
Designer floor mat
Body cover silver
Body cover dupont
Floor panel decals set
Kit, number plate FR & RR