Honda has confirmed the launch of their Neo Sports cafe inspired CB300R in India. The Honda CB300R will be available in India as a completely Knocked Down (CKD) kit. Bookings are already open at select Honda dealerships for Rs 5,000 and the CB300R will be priced below Rs 2.5 lakh (ex-showroom).
The Honda CB300R is a retro-styled sport-naked motorcycle that looks like the new CB1000R that was launched in the country recently. Yadvinder Singh Guleria, Senior VP, Sales & Marketing, HMSI, stated, "Driven by the need to discover and challenge new frontiers, the CB300R is for true enthusiasts willing to try new ideas and experiences. Not only will it add more adrenaline to daily riding, Neo Sports Café styled CB300R is sure to turn around heads on the streets. The CB300R will be 'Made-in-India' and priced below Rs. 2.5 lacs (ex-showroom) for customers to experience Honda's superior technology and the thrill of riding. We welcome all our customers for the bookings starting today."
The CB300R is powered by a 286cc, liquid-cooled, single-cylinder engine with a 4-valve, DOHC head, and outputs are 32PS and 27.5Nm. The CB300R also comes with an IMU (Inertial Measurement Unit) and a digital instrument cluster. It will be available in two different colours — Matte Axis Grey Metallic and Candy Chromosphere Red.