Honda PCX150 Could be Headed to India

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We keep repeating that Honda has become really serious for its Indian innings. The Activa has done a world of good to the Indian operations of Japanese. The Dream Yuga too has been giving a tough time to the popular rivals from Hero MotoCorp and now it has emerged that the Indian subsidiary of the Japanese bike maker is planning to launch a maxi scooter in Indian market.

It is being guessed that Honda might bring the PCX150 to India. The Honda PCX150 is powered by a 152cc liquid cooled-fuel injected four stroke engine that pumps out a peak power output of 13.5 Bhp and a peak torque rating of 14 Nm. The PCX150 comes equipped with telescopic shock absorbers and a front disc brake.

The Honda PCX150 sports a CVT transmission and Honda claims a fuel economy of 43 Kmpl. The PCX150 tips the scale at 130kgs, which is quite light for a 150cc maxi-scooter.

The Honda PCX150 India launch could be scheduled for mid 2013 and the maxi scoot will come with a price tag of around INR 75k.

Honda PCX150 Specifications:

Engine Type:      Single-Cylinder

Cylinders:            1

Engine Stroke:   4-Stroke

Cooling:                Liquid

Valves: 2

Valve Configuration:       SOHC

Compression Ratio:         10.6:1

Starter: Electric

Transmission Type:           Continuously Variable (CVT)

Front Tire (Full Spec):      90/90 R14

Rear Tire (Full Spec):        100/90 R14

Front Brake Type:             Disc

Rear Brake Type:               Drum

Wheelbase (in/mm):       51.8 / 1315.7

Fuel Capacity (gal/l):        1.6 / 6.1

Source ZigWheels

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