Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India (HMSI) has finally unveiled its first BS6 compliant two-wheeler, Honda Activa 125 BS6 FI. The new BS6 two-wheelers are part of Honda’s ‘quiet revolution’ as they come with ‘noiseless’ starter motor. With the new Activa 125 BS-VI on streets, India will witness the birth of a ‘#AQuietRevolution’, thanks to superior ACG starter innovation.
As far as pricing is concerned, the regular Honda Activa 125 starts at Rs 60,000 – Rs 64,000 (ex-showroom Delhi). The BS6 (FI) variant could see a marginal increase of about 10% over the regular Activa scooter. It could be priced at around Rs 62,000 (ex-showroom).
Honda Activa 125 BS6 FI competes with the TVS NTorq 125, Aprilia SR 125, Hero Maestro Edge and the Suzuki Burgman Street 125.
Present on the occasion, Mr. Noriaki Abe, Managing officer & Chief Officer, Motorcycle Operations, Honda Motor Co. Ltd. said “Creating new value for people worldwide through unique mobility solutions, Honda is committed to spread the joy of buying for customers globally. In India, Honda’s two-wheeler business is considerably large and we will continue to innovate for a higher level of customer satisfaction. Today, I am glad with all new Activa 125 BS VI, we bring our global benchmarks to India.”
Commenting on the unveiling of Honda’s first BSVI two-wheeler, Mr. Minoru Kato, President & CEO, Honda Motorcyle & Scooter India Pvt. Ltd. said “Honda’s global vision is to lead advancement of mobility & enable people to improve their daily lives worldwide. As the forerunners of innovation & technology, we are yet again ready to lead the next revolution powered by superior technology. With the unveiling of new Activa 125 BSVI, Honda will begin this transition to BSVI emission norms in a unique ‘quiet way’.”
Speaking on Honda’s next big leap in scooterisation, Mr. Yadvinder Singh Guleria, Senior Vice President, Sales and Marketing, Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India Pvt. Ltd.said “Leading the transition towards a pollution free India, we are delighted to present today – the new Activa 125 BSVI ! The impressive pace at which the automatic scooters have gained popularity in India, gave us a strong conviction to lead this transformation with a scooter. Adding another surprise for our customers, for the first time in the Indian 2Wheeler Industry, Honda will offer a special 6 year warranty package (3 years standard + 3 years optional extended warranty) on Activa 125 BSVI.”