Syakar Trading Company, The authorized dealer of Honda bikes, scooters and cars for Nepal has launched an improved model of the CB Hornet 160R in the Nepalese market. The Honda Hornet 160R is the third attempt of the Japanese manufacturer of motorcycles to attract young people. Following the huge success in the Nepalese market, Honda Nepal has recently launched the 2018 version of the CB Hornet and the Official Price of Honda CB Hornet 160R in Nepal is Rs. 3,03,900.
This was first attempted with the Dazzler and then with the trigger, but both the motorcycles failed to mesmerize the youth of Nepal. So, Battling against the release of latest refurbished bikes like Bajaj Pulsar 150 TD and Apache RTR 160 4V, Honda relaunched new CB Hornet with few appealing redesigns and new extra features.
The new Honda CB Hornet 160R returns back with a styling updates and major addition of Anti-Lock Brakes. The body of the New Honda Hornet 160R remains unchanged but comes with the new LED headlight with hazard warning lights. Body graphics are now more eye-catching and the fuel tank carries the Hornet logo. According to the company, the new CB Hornet 160R gives the bike a sporty look with an aggressive design and new graphics with five color options: green on gray, orange on gray, blue, red and yellow.
Hornet 160r special edition price is also affordable and the closest competitors to the Honda Hornet 160R are the Yamaha FZ-S and the Suzuki Gixxer. Apart from Suzuki Gixxer, the CB Hornet 160R also competes with the Yamaha FZ-S FI, Bajaj Pulsar NS 160 as well as the new TVS Apache RTR 160 4V.
Among the main improvements of the bike is the improved design with LED lights and hazard light switch, which is an important safety feature for emergency stops and poor visibility conditions. Other features of the reloaded version bike include better tire grip and a durable seal chain that extends the chain’s life and low maintenance costs for the rider. The Honda CB Hornet 160R Price in Nepal is 3.03,900.
It is common for popular motorcycle brands to revise the old model to make it more attractive for the new market with the addition of some new features Many popular brands like Bajaj, Yamaha and TVS etc. have already launched the new reloaded version of their best-selling motorcycles.
But Honda brings something new in the menu with the introduction of new redesigned Honda Horned 160R with ground-breaking features like improved brakes, new colors and redesigned headlights. The muscular design further enhances the beauty and makes it more elegant and aggressive. The Honda Hornet 160r gets the same engine as the Honda Unicorn 160.
Powering the CB Hornet 160R is the same 163cc, air-cooled, single cylinder engine that makes 15.66 bhp @ 8500 rpm, while maximum torque is 14.76 Nm @ 6500 rpm. Equipped with a 5-gear speed box that has the top speed of 115km/h. The new redesigned Honda bike is specially designed to deliver good low-end torque, the innovative engine also achieves a compression ratio of 10:1, making it a powerhouse.
Moreover, the CB Hornet 160R’s engine is equipped with a counterbalancer to reduce the vibrations produced in the engine. It delivers a smooth acceleration from low RPM to high RPM. The bike is also equipped with Honda Eco Technology to deliver extra torque & super mileage. The kerb weight of the bike is 138 kg making it a lightweight entry-level sports bike in the market segment and holds a fuel tank capacity of 12 liters.
The braking system is also advanced in new Honda Hornet CB 160 R. It has a 276mm front disc brake (ABS) and 130mm rear drum brake/220 mm disc brake. Tires are also advance with a strong grip for the riders. It has a front tire of 100/80-17 and rear tire of 140/70-17.
The CB Hornet 160R is equipped with 12V 4Ah MF battery which is completely maintenance free and leakage proof. Air filter is also durable and requires replacement only after 18000 km and does not require maintenance. The CB Hornet 160 R measures 2041 mm long, 783 mm wide, 1091 mm high, with a wheelbase of 1346mm.
The ground clearance of 164mm makes it ideal for the streets of Nepal. Talking about the suspension, The CB Hornet 160 R has telescopic front suspension and monoshock rear suspension for comfortable riding experience.
Honda CB Hornet 160R Key Specifications
- Engine Displacement: 162.71 cc
- Maximum Power: 15.09 BHP @ 8500 RPM
- Maximum Torque: 14.5 NM @ 6500 RPM
- Mileage: 40-50 kmpl
- No of Gears: 5
- Front Brake: 276mm Disc
- Rear Brake: 220mm Disc
- Wheel Type: Alloy wheels
- Fuel Tank: 12 liters
Honda CB Hornet 160 R Price in Nepal: Rs. 3,03,900
All in all, Honda Hornet 160R is loaded with all the features and is all-inclusive, affordable bike in the market segment which is both stylish and comfortable and is the best bike in the market segment. Hornet 160R is bound to heat Nepalese market. So what do you think about the Official Price of Honda CB Hornet 160 R in Nepal is Rs. Rs. 3,03,900.