One of the most famous automobile companies Honda which has been grabbing headlines every now and then for its new launches, has launched its all new ‘2019 Honda Africa Twin’ in India priced at Rs. 13.5 lakh.
Commenting on the launch, Mr. Yadvinder Singh Guleria, Senior Vice President – Sales and Marketing, Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India Pvt. Ltd said: “Since its Indian debut in 2017, the mighty Africa Twin has always seen high demand. The adventure seekers in India experienced the revolutionary DCT for the first time & were highly impressed with its unmatched performance. The 2019 Africa Twin takes the ‘go anywhere’ spirit one step ahead with its fresh new appearance. The proud Africa Twin tribe is growing and we are ready to welcome enthusiasts to the tribe.”
2019 Honda Africa Twin is powered by a 999.1, parallel twin cylinder engine offering 87.7 Bhp @ 7500rpm and 93.1 Nm of torque @ 6000rpm. Transmission is via a 2nd generation dual clutch automatic gearbox.
In terms of features, the new bike gets ABS, multiple mode Honda Selectable Torque Control, 21” wheels in the front and 150/70 section 18” wheels at the rear. The Honda Africa Twin weighs a total of 232kgs and commands ground clearance of 250mm. It competes with Triumph Tiger 800, Suzuki V-Strom and Kawasaki Versys 1000.