PT Astra Honda Motor (AHM) has showcased the new Honda CBR250RR at the ongoing GIIAS 2018. The company launched the 2018 CBR250RR in Indonesia in July at a price tag of IDR 59,900,000 (On the road).
The 2018 Honda CBR250RR comes with the unique all-digital display and new paint schemes. The CBR250RR is available in two variants – Standard and ABS, across four paint schemes. The motorcycle gets two new paint options for 2018, which are Black Freedom and Bravery Mat Red. Both colours are available alongside the existing Honda Racing Red and Mat Gunpowder Black Metallic paint options.
According to PT Astra Honda Motor, the new colour options are aimed at reflecting the rider’s character, while providing the highest level of Honda riding experience. That said, the company also introduced a new Pearl Glare White paint option in April on the Honda CBR250RR for Japan.
The 2018 Honda CBR250RR sources power from a 250 cc, twin-cylinder, liquid-cooled, 8-valve, 4-stroke, DOHC engine. The fuel injected motor is capable of churning out a maximum power of 38.7 PS at 12,500 rpm along with a peak torque of 23.3 Nm at 11,000 rpm, mated to a 6-speed transmission. The CBR250RR has a top speed of 170 kph, while it can sprint to 200 m in 8.65 seconds.
The Honda CBR250RR comes with USD forks at the front and a ProLink mono-shock at the rear with 5-step preload adjustability. The motorcycle features 17-inch alloy wheels that wrap with 110-section front and 140-section rear tubeless tires. Stopping power comes from petal disc brakes at both the ends, while dual-channel ABS is standard.
Prices for the 2018 Honda CBR250RR in Indonesia range from IDR 59,900,000 to IDR 71,325,000 (on the road). The standard variant with the Black Freedom paint option costs IDR 59.90 million, while the Bravery Mat Red and Black Gunpowder Black Metallic cost IDR 64.725 million and IDR 70.725 million for the standard and ABS versions respectively. On the other hand, the top-spec model costs IDR 65.325 million and IDR 71.325 million for the standard and ABS variants respectively (all prices are on the road, Indonesia).