New Delhi: Taking a different turn, Honda has launched a retro-styled motorcycle named H’ness CB350. The design features a round LED headlamp and chrome on fenders and fins.
Powered by a 348.36cc, single-cylinder, air-cooled engine, the motorcycle produces 20.8hp power and 30Nm torque. It is mated to a 5-speed gearbox.
The all-new double-cradle frame has disc brakes at both ends, the front being 310 mm and the rear 240 mm. Dual-channel ABS is standard. Suspension-wise, there’s a telescopic fork at the front and twin shock absorbers at the rear. The front tyre measures 100/90-19 and the rear one is 130/70-18. The H’ness CB350 weighs 181 kg.
It also has smart features like Honda Smartphone Voice Control System (HSVCS), Honda Selectable Torque Control (HSTC) and an assist and slipper clutch. HSVCS lets riders access as navigation, music, phone calls and incoming messages on their phone.
The motorcycle will come in DLX and DLX Pro variants. The Pro variant will get dual-tone colours, two-unit horn, and Honda Smartphone Voice Control System.
Exact prices have not been revealed. Honda has mentioned that the H’ness CB350 is priced around Rs 1.9 lakh.