Take the pledge to vote

For a better tommorow#AajSawaroApnaKal
  • I agree to receive emails from News18

  • I promise to vote in this year's elections no matter what the odds are.
  • Please check above checkbox.

    SUBMIT

Thank you for
taking the pledge

Vote responsibly as each vote counts
and makes a diffrence

Disclaimer:

Issued in public interest by HDFC Life. HDFC Life Insurance Company Limited (Formerly HDFC Standard Life Insurance Company Limited) (“HDFC Life”). CIN: L65110MH2000PLC128245, IRDAI Reg. No. 101 . The name/letters "HDFC" in the name/logo of the company belongs to Housing Development Finance Corporation Limited ("HDFC Limited") and is used by HDFC Life under an agreement entered into with HDFC Limited. ARN EU/04/19/13618
News18 » Auto
1-min read

Honda Africa Twin Launched in India at Rs 12.9 Lakh, Bookings Commence

Honda Africa Twin is known for being one of the best adventure tourer motorcycles in the world.

News18.com

Updated:May 15, 2017, 5:24 PM IST
facebookTwitterskypewhatsapp
Honda Africa Twin Launched in India at Rs 12.9 Lakh, Bookings Commence
HMSI also started the trial assembly of its biggest 1,000 cc superbike the Africa Twin in India (Photo Courtesy: Honda)
Loading...

Honda Motorcycles and Scooters India (HMSI) has launched their much-anticipated adventure tourer motorcycle Africa Twin in India at a price tag of Rs 12.9 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). The company has also accepting bookings for the same.

First showcased at the 2016 Delhi Auto Expo in India, the Africa Twin is powered by a 998cc liquid-cooled parallel twin engine that delivers 94 horsepower and 98 Nm of torque. The variant that makes its way into India comes with a DCT transmission setup.

The bike will come to India as a knocked down unit and will be assembled at Honda’s Manesar plant.

Also Read: Honda CBR 650F Review: Performance Backed by Practicality

Also called as the CRF1000OL, the Africa Twin was expected to come to India earlier, during the second half of 2016, but the launch was postponed following after an earthquake damaged Honda’s plant in Hamamatsu, Japan in June 2016 – this affected Africa Twin production globally.

The Honda Africa Twin will compete mainly against the Triumph Tiger’s 800cc range, Suzuki V-Strom and the Kawasaki Versys 1000.

Don't Miss:

Get the best of News18 delivered to your inbox - subscribe to News18 Daybreak. Follow News18.com on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, TikTok and on YouTube, and stay in the know with what's happening in the world around you – in real time.

Subscribe to Moneycontrol Pro and gain access to curated markets data, trading recommendations, equity analysis, investment ideas, insights from market gurus and much more. Get Moneycontrol PRO for 1 year at price of 3 months. Use code FREEDOM.

| Edited by: Manav Sinha
Read full article
Loading...
Next Story
Next Story

Also Watch

facebookTwitterskypewhatsapp

Live TV

Loading...
Countdown To Elections Results
To Assembly Elections 2018 Results