Honda 150SS Racer concept showcased at the BIMS 2017

Posted on: Mar 31, 2017 - 3:35pm IST

The Honda 150SS Racer concept has not been officially confirmed for series production.

Honda Motor Thailand at the Bangkok International Motor Show 2017 has showcased the Honda 150SS Racer concept. The bike’s design philosophy traces its origins to the successful Honda Grom and to some extent the Husqvarna Vitpilen 401, especially around the headlamp.

Honda 150 SS Racer at BIMS 2017 front three quarter left
The Honda 150SS Racer concept at BIMS 2017 seems traces its design origins to the Honda Grom and has a neo-retro look.

Bearing the form of a cafe racer, the Honda 150SS Racer has a neo-retro charm attached to it. Powertrain details have not been revealed, but the engine is expected to be borrowed from the Honda CBR150R. The 149.4 cc single cylinder engine in the faired motorcycle is capable of producing 17.1 PS of maximum power at 9,000 rpm and 13.7 Nm of peak torque at 7,000 rpm.

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The Honda 150SS Racer also gets two cameras, one at the and one below the instrumentations but the bike has no displays to show the feed. The short stubby exhaust looks appealing while the wheels seem to be made of carbon fibre.

Honda 150 SS Racer at BIMS 2017 side
Production plans for the Honda 150SS Racer concept from BIMS 2017 are unknown at the moment.

The bike also gets disc brakes all around and an LCD instrumentation which looks to have been inspired from the Honda Grom.

Honda 150SS Racer concept at BIMS 2017 – Image Gallery

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