Honda Motorcycles and Scooter India have launched its popular Activa-i in the country, updated Activa -I’s ex-showroom price in Delhi is Rs 50,010. The 2018 Honda Activa-I scooter has come with many cosmetic changes and new colors and there has been a slight difference in price. Activa-I’s name has also been included in the list of Honda’s updated scooters. In the beginning of this year, the company had announced that 18 existing scooters of Honda will be updated in the financial year 2018-19, while the new 2-wheeler will also be launched in this financial year.
Speaking of upgrades in the scooter, the 2018 Honda Activa-I has been replaced with instrument cluster, metallic exhaust muffler, front row hook and new body graphics. The four-in-one ignition feature was first used by the company in Honda Grazia and later it is being offered with all the updated scooters of Honda. In the 2018 model updates, scooters are made available in 5 colors – Candy Jazzie Blue, Imperial Rad Metallic, Lish Magnet Metallic, Orchid Purple Metallic and Matt Axis Gray Metallic.
Honda Motorcycles and Scooter India have not made any technological changes in the new 2018 Activa-ii and the scooter comes with a single-cylinder, air-cooled engine of 109cc only on the basis of the old model. This engine generates 8 bhp power at 7000 rpm and 9 Nm peak torque at 5500 rpm. Scooter is equipped with CVT unit and drum brakes of 130 mm have been installed in both wheels with tubeless tires. Honda has equipped this scooter with combi-breaking system. In India, it will be competing with Hero Pleasure, TVS Scooty Zest, Suzuki Lets and similar rest Scooters.