Honda 2Wheelers India has confirmed the launch of BS-VI Honda Activa 125 before the end of this month. Today, Indian Autos Blog can exclusively reveal the main specifications of the BS-VI Honda Activa 125.
Unveiled to media in June 2019, the BS-VI Honda Activa 125 is powered by a 124 fuel-injected powerplant. The max power output of this BS-VI compliant engine has been confirmed to be 6.10 kW (8.29 PS) at 6,500 rpm. The BS-IV engine of the old model produces a slightly higher 6.35 kW (8.63 PS) at the same engine speed.
In addition to a cleaner engine, the BS-VI compliant Honda Activa 125 benefits from features like Alternating Current Generator (ACG) and Idle Start Stop System. Also, Honda’s R&D team has optimized the inlet port shape and used reverse flow technology to keep the combustion chamber compact. Also, the Honda Activa 125 BS-VI utilises a lightweight crankshaft and piston along with an offset piston to reduce overall friction.
The Honda Activa 125's 1,260 mm wheelbase has remained unchanged. However, the new scooter lengt, width and height have grown by 36 mm, 3 mm and 19 mm respectively to 1,850 mm, 707 mm and 1,170 mm respectively. It will be offered with an option of steel wheels and alloy wheels. A front disc brake option will be available on going for alloy wheels.
The BS-IV Honda Activa 125 starts at INR 60,627 (ex-showroom, Delhi). The BS-VI version will cost 10-15% more.