Honda Scooter & Motorcycles India (HSMI) will be revealing the prices for the much awaited Activa 125 FI BS compliant version today in India. The scooter was previously unveiled by the two-wheeler maker in India earlier this year in June. The new 2019 Honda Activa 125 FI will be the first BS6 compliant scooter from Honda 2Wheelers India, which is expected to carry a price tag of around Rs 65,000. Retaining the similar silhouette, the scooter will get cosmetic updates and new features. In terms of dimensions, it will also be bigger than the outgoing model. Additionally, the Activa 125 will get an updated 124cc engine, which is likely to be more fuel efficient than the predecessor. The new scooter will be compliant with the upcoming BS6 norms that will come into effect starting April 1, 2020. Honda Activa 125 FI BS6: India Launch, Expected Prices, Features & Specifications - All You Need To Know.
The company will be broadcasting the launch event from the venue, which is scheduled to commence from 12PM IST. The live streaming of Activa 125 will be broadcasted on the official website. You can watch the launch event here.
The new Activa 125cc scooter will receive minor design changes which will give a edgy look. New chrome accents on the side panels will be added to give a premium appeal. The scooter will get all-new semi-digital instrument console with side stand indicator. Moreover, we will also be seeing an apron mounted glove box as well as external fuel filler cap for easier access.
In terms of hardware, the new Activa will remain unchanged wherein the suspension duties will be carried out by telescopic forks upfront along with a monoshock at the rear. For deceleration, the scooter will be equipped with disc at the front and a drum at the rear assisted by CBS (combi-braking system). The company is also expected to offer a drum brake variant, which will be the most affordable version. Honda Activa 125 FI BS6 Scooter Launching Tomorrow in India; Likely To Be Priced From Rs 65,000.
The new 2019 Honda Activa will be powered by a BS-6 compliant 124cc, fuel injected, single-cylinder petrol engine. The unit will be capable of producing 8.29PS of maximum power @ 6,500 rpm that is 0.34 PS lesser than the current model. The company will also be adding Idling Stop System that switches off the engine in traffic and turns it back on the twist of the throttle. Moreover, the ACG Starter Motor will ensure a quite startup. Honda Activa 125 FI BS6 Scooter Launching in India on September 11; Key Specifications Leaked Online.
As far as the prices are concerned, the new Honda Activa 125 will be more expensive than the current model, which is expected to start from Rs 65,000 (ex-showroom Delhi). The new Activa scooter will be pitted against the likes of TVS Ntorq 125 and Hero Maestro Edge 125 in the competitive 125cc segment.