Honda Activa motor scooter made by Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India was launched in India in 2000. The women-friendly motor scooter gained acceptance in quick time.
It was then powered by 109cc 4-stroke engine pumping out 8 Bhp at 7500 rpm with maximum torque of 9Nm at 5500 rpm. Now, the company intends to market the product as more powerful machine following the unveiling of all-new Honda Activa 125.
Activa has undoubtedly become the first choice of any Indian looking to buy an automatic scooter.
The demand for automatic scooters is increasing rapidly and the company realizes it well that Activa has undoubtedly become the first choice of any Indian looking to buy an automatic scooter.
To make the most out of this opportunity, Honda has launched the Activa 125. The tag line for the Activa 125 is “Step Up”. Activa 125 is priced at Rs.56, 607 for standard variant and Rs.62, 588 for the deluxe variant, ex-showroom, Mumbai.
“The automatic scooter segment’s contribution to overall two-wheeler sales in India has grown exponentially from 16 per cent in 2009-10 to 24 per cent today, indicating the growing demand in this segment,” said Keita Muramatsu, President & CEO, HMSI
Propelled by new third plant near Bangalore, Honda is all set to excite customers with new products with speed. In this background, Activa 125 is Honda’s next strategic step towards reinforcing its market leadership and facilitating Indians to step up their daily ride for more power,” he continued.
Maine features of the automatic scooter include,
- Durable metal body
- Digital display with an analogue instrument console
- Maintenance free battery
- Viscous air filter
Apart from the characteristics mentioned above, Honda has improved the plastic material quality of the Honda Activa 125 and has equipped the scooter with the Combi-braking system.
The braking system ensures safe stopping of the scooter. Honda Activa 125 comes in Pearl Sunbeam White, Midnight Blue Metallic, Asteroid Black Metallic and Force Silver Metallic colors.