Honda Launches Updated 2015 CBR 150R and 250R in India
Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India Pvt. Ltd. announced the launch of its newly-updated 2015 CBR 250R and CBR 150R motorcycles in the country at a price of Rs. 1,60,201 and Rs 1,23,183, respectively (all prices ex-showroom New Delhi).
Both motorcycles are pretty much similar. The Honda CBR250R employs a 249cc liquid cooled, 4-Stroke, SI engine that develops 26.15bhp of power at 8500rpm and 22.9Nm of torque at 7000rpm mated to six speed transmission. The CBR 150R, on the other hand, employs a 149.4cc liquid-cooled 4-Stroke SI engine that develops 18.28bhp of power at 10500rpm and 12.66Nm of torque at 8500rpm.
The motorcycles were unveiled at the RevFest 2015 in August. The Honda CBR 250R comes in Sports Red, Black and Pearl Amazing White body shades, while the Honda CBR 150R is offered in Candy Palm Green, Jazzy Blue Metallic and Sports Red colour options.
“CBR Series enjoys a cult-status amongst motorcycle enthusiasts not only in India, but also worldwide. The update of CBR 250R CBR 150R represents how Honda is completely overhauling the fun motorcycling experience in India. We are confident that the new launches will further strengthen Honda’s connect with the youth and enthuse them with our legacy in motorsport,” said Keita Muramatsu- President & CEO, Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India Pvt. Ltd.