Auto Expo 2018: Honda Launches X-Blade Bike, Akshay Kumar the Star Attraction on Day 5
Honda X-Blade Launched at the Auto Expo 2018 (Photo Credit: Twitter/Honda 2 Wheelers)

Honda launched it's X-Blade on Sunday, 11 February, amidst great excitement and fun-fare. And present at the launch was none other than the 'Khiladi' Kumar of Bollywood, Akshay Kumar. Now Akshay Kumar has done it all, be it bikes, cars or even helicopters. Remember his promo from Khatron Ke Khiladi? The Auto Expo 2018 has seen many stars over the course of five days but the enthusiasm for the 'PadMan' star was on a different level. Auto Expo 2018 shared some images from the expo of how fans were waiting to catch a glimpse of the star:

 

If you think it was only the fans who were eager, then this Akshay Kumar selfie will tell you that even the 'Khiladi' himself was excited to visit the Auto Expo 2018. He announced his arrival by sharing this image:

 

He also mentioned hall no. 6 in the tweet, which got visitors and companies talking and sharing the information. Finally when he launched the bike at Honda2wheelerin pavallion, Auto Expo 2018 twitter handle shared the image and put a cheerful message through official handle:

The Honda X-Blade has created buzz with its robotic and sleek looks. Honda has tried to position the bike between Hornet and Unicorn. Even Akshay Kumar was impressed with the X-Blade and tweeted that the two wheeler seems ready to take the roads by storm:

 

The Honda X-Blade Adventure features a larger windscreen, hand guards and also comes equipped with carrier at the rear. There are some similarities with Honda Navi too. X-Blade adventure also has features such as faux carbon-fibre trimming, matte-grey paint and camouflage graphics on fuel tank extensions. Honda has surely invested in this new X-Blade adventure and this may prove to be the game-changer that Honda is looking for.