After showcasing it at the Auto Expo 2016, Honda Motorcycles and Scooters India (HMSI) has finally launched the 2016 Dio scooter. The 2016 Honda Dio has been priced at INR 48,264 (Ex-Showroom Delhi).
Powering the 2016 Honda Dio is the same 110cc mill which churns out 8 bhp @ 7000 rpm and 8.77 Nm of torque @ 5500 rpm. The Dio comes with drum brakes on both the wheels but also benefits from Combi-Braking System (CBS).
Speaking as the dispatches for the new Dio commenced, Mr. Yadvinder Singh Guleria, Senior Vice President – Sales & Marketing, Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India Pvt. Ltd said, “In line with Honda strategy to delight our customers by refreshing our product portfolio regularly, the new Dio is Honda’s sixth new model of 2016. The new Matt Axis grey colour with value addition of the premium 3D emblem without any additional cost makes it a compelling proposition to own one.”
As with most of the two wheelers from HMSI, the Dio also benefits from Honda’s engine technology – Honda Eco Technology (HET). Besides a new Matte Axis Grey colour, the Dio is also available in 4 existing colours – Jazzy Blue Metallic, Candy Palm Green, Sports Red and Black.
Technical Specifications :
- Length- 1781mm
- Width- 710mm
- Height- 1133mm
- Wheel base- 1238mm
- Ground clearance- 158mm
- Seat height- 765mm
- Kerb weight- 105kg
- Fuel tank capacity- 5.3 L
- Type – Air cooled, 4 stroke, SI engine
- Displacement – 109.20cc
- Max net power- 5.89 kW (8bhp) @7000 rpm
- Max net torque -8.77 Nm @ 5500 rpm
- Bore -50 mm
- Stroke -55.6 mm
- Compression ratio -9.5:1
- Air filter type – Viscous paper filter
- Starting method- Kick/self