Tuesday, March 28, 2006

New Bike - Honda Shine with Optimax and Ergo Technology.

This is good news for honda lovers. Honda has released the new 125cc bke - Honda Shine with new OPTIMAX (Optimum Input for Maximum Output) and ERGO-TEC (Ergonomics and Technology).

Specifications of the bike are as follows

Engine Type 4 Stroke, Single Cylinder, Air Cooled
Displacement 124.6 cc
Net Power 10.3 bhp @ 7500 rpm
Torque 10.9 Nm @ 5500 rpm
Rear Suspension 3 Step spring loaded hydraulic
Transmission 4 Speed, Constant Mesh
Ignition Digital CDI (Multi-Mapping)
Starting Kick
Front Brake Type 130 mm Drum, 240 mm Disc
Acceleration (0-60 kmph) 5.3 seconds
Rear Tyre 2.75 – 18 48P (6PR)

Honda Shine will be priced on-road around 47xxx/- with disc brakes and around 45k for drum brake version.

Lets see how this bike competes with Hero Honda Super Splendour and Bajaj Discover, as they are the other 125 cc bikes in Indian market.
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