Bharat Stage VI (BS6) compliant Honda Activa 125 has been launched in India. Notably, the new Honda Activa 125 has become country's first BS6 compliant scooter and it has gone on sale almost 7 months before the official deadline of April 1, 2020.
Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India Limited (HMSI) has introduced new Activa 125 BS6 is available in four colour options i.e. Pearl Precious White, Rebel Red Metallic, Midnight Blue Metallic and Heavy Gray Metallic. It is offered in three variants i.e. Standard, Alloy and Deluxe.
Below are the variants wise pricing details of Bharat Stage VI (BS6) compliant Honda Activa 125:
Activa 125 BS6 Standard - Rs 67,490 (ex-showroom, Delhi).
Activa 125 BS6 Alloy - Rs 70,990 (ex-showroom, Delhi).
Activa 125 BS6 Deluxe - Rs 74,490 (ex-showroom, Delhi).
Below are all the details related to the technical specifications of the new scooter:
The new Honda Activa 125 comes equipped with a BS6-compliant, 124 cc, PGM-FI (Programmed-Fuel Injection), fan-cooled, four-stroke engine that churns out 8.29 hp and 10.3 Nm of torque. Bharat Stage VI (BS6) compliant Honda Activa 125 is 1,850 mm long. The width is 707 mm, while the height is 1,170 mm. It has a 1260 mm wheelbase.
The new Honda Activa 125 comes with telescopic suspension at the front and 3-step adjustable spring-loaded hydraulic unit at the rear. The new Activa 125 BS6 gets a 12-inch tyre at the front and a 10-inch tyre at the rear.
The new BS6 compliant Honda Activa 125 also gets several new and updates creature comforts including the multi-function ignition switch now has a remote release for the fuel lid, and a remote seat hatch opening operation. The instrument console gets a handy side-stand indicator on the tell-tale lights, which also acts as an engine inhibitor, and will not allow the engine to start if the side stand is down.
There is a 190 mm disc at the front in Activa 125 BS6 and 130 mm drum at the rear. In the Indian market, Honda Activa 125 BS6 will compete against the likes of Hero Maestro Edge 125 and Suzuki Access 125.