Honda Motorcycles & Scooters India (HMSI) has finally updated its hot-selling scooter, Activa 6G. The scooter is launched with 6 colour options in two variants, STD and DLX, priced at ₹ 63,912/- & 65,412/- (Ex-showroom Delhi) respectively. This is a premium of around ₹ 8000 over its BS-IV Counterpart.
BS-VI Compliant Engine
The Honda Activa is now BS-VI compliant, with the more environment-friendly Fuel-injected Engine, instead of a Carbureted one on the previous one. The new 110 cc, Single-cylinder engine churns out 7.8 PS and 8.8 Nm , which is a drop of 0.3 PS of Power and 0.3 Nm of Torque from its BS-IV counterpart, in which the power comes out 500 rpm later at 8000 rpm. Meanwhile, as compared to the outgoing one, Honda Activa 6G is claimed to deliver 10% better fuel-efficiency and power delivery.
Honda also updated its Activa with some exciting features also. The BS-VI Compliant Activa 6G now comes equipped with an ACG Silent Start Motor, Engine Start-stop Switch, An External Fuel Filler Cap with opening switch integrated with Seat-opener and an 18L Underseat Storage (as before). Furthermore, Honda has also increased the floor space while making the seat longer, all thanks to its increased wheelbase. Although, it retains the overall styling of old model, A little chrome garnishing on the front gives it a fresh appeal.
In terms of cycle parts, Honda Activa 6G now rides on 12-inch front wheel and 10-inch rear wheel, while its BS-IV counterpart, got 10-inches both upfront and rear. What’s more is that now it comes equipped with Telescopic Forks upfront, as opposed to the previous Spring-loaded Hydraulic one. Meanwhile, Activa 6G continues to be equipped with a Monoshock at rear. 130 mm Drum brakes at both endstakes care of the braking, assisted by Combined Braking System.
Honda‘s new Activa 6G comes with a choice of 6 exciting colours, including Red, Grey, Blue, Yellow, White & Black. Honda is now offering a 6-year warranty on the scooter. Now, Honda will commence its bookings for new Activa anytime soon, while its Deliveries will begin from 1st Feb, 2020.