The Honda Grazia 125cc scooter has crossed the two lakh sales mark in the Indian market. The milestone was achieved in just 11 months into the launch. In September 2018, the Indian arm of the Japanese two-wheeler brand sold as many as 13,001 units of the Grazia in India.Also read: Honda Grazia ReviewThe 125cc offering from Honda crossed the 50,000 unit mark in three months, making its debut in the ‘Top 10 Selling scooters of India’. In April 2018, the Grazia crossed the 1 lakh sales milestone. Apart from India, the scooter is sold to neighbouring SAARC countries and Latin America.Speaking on the milestone achievement, Yadvinder Singh Guleria - Senior Vice President, Sales and Marketing, Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India said:Grazia offers a powerful performance with modern style and advanced attributes. Launched with industry first features like the 1st Scooter in India with All Digital Instrumentation, 3 Step Eco Speed Indicator & bright LED headlamp, the Sales … [Read more...] about Honda Grazia crosses the 2 lakh sales milestone
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The Honda Activa scooter range has surpassed 2 crore units in sales since its launch in India in 2001. The Activa is currently the highest selling two-wheeler in the country.In its debut year, the Honda Activa crossed sales of over 55,000 units, while it reached 5 lakh unit-sales in 2003. The scooter took 15 years to reach 1 crore unit-sales, while the other 1 crore target was achieved within 3 years.Speaking on occasion, Mr Minoru Kato, President & CEO, Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India Pvt. Ltd. said -Over 18 years and 5 generations, Honda 2Wheelers India continuously added value to exceed Customers expectations & making Activa the most preferred choice of Indian 2wheeler buyers. We are delighted that Activa partnered over 2 crore Indian families on the move in realizing their dreams. As India’s Love for Activa grows, we remain committed to take on new challenges and bring joy to our customers.”The Honda Activa range includes the Activa-I, Honda Activa 5G and … [Read more...] about Honda Activa crosses 2 crore unit sales in India
One thing we have learnt from the Honda WR-V is that Honda is open to pseudo crossovers if that’s what is required to push more UVs into emerging markets. With the 2018 Honda Brio out yesterday, it didn’t take IAB’s 'renderings man' Shoeb Kalania long to work on a potential Honda Brio Cross.A Honda Brio Cross could help Honda target customers seeking cars like the Ford Freestyle (Ford KA+ Active/Ford Ka Freestyle) and Hyundai Grand i10X. Reports have said that Honda will sell the second generation Brio in Latin America where there prevails significant potential for pseudo crossovers. If Honda does launch the city car in the Americas, it could study the adventure variant for a later stage.The Honda Brio Cross has a rugged character with features like faux skid plates in a grey finish, blacked-out lower front bumper and black wheel arch extensions, mirrors rocker cladding, side door cladding and flush roof bars. The Cross variant could have a softer suspension setup and … [Read more...] about Honda Brio Cross (Ford Freestyle rival)
Honda 2Wheelers India recently announced that it’s prepping up for the upcoming BS6 emission norms that will come into effect from 2020. Also, revealing a highlight of its future roadmap, the company announced that it will launch an all-new model along with as many as 18 upgraded versions of its current models. It also plans to expand its network to as many as 6,000 touchpoints. As for the all-new upcoming Honda motorcycle, it’s highly likely to be a 350cc or above model to rival the Royal Enfield motorcycles. There have also been many rumors of the Rebel 300 being India-bound. This new motorcycle will be launched by the end of this year. It will be positioned above the Honda CBR250R and will become the costliest mainstream motorcycle in the company’s large product portfolio. Honda 2Wheelers has hinted on many occasions that it plans to challenge the dominance of the Royal Enfield motorcycles. It may be noted here that the popularity of the 300cc & above … [Read more...] about Honda 350cc-500cc motorcycles to challenge Royal Enfields in India: Details!
Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India today announced that sales of its latest 125cc scooter Grazia crossed the 1 lakh unit mark in the less than 5 months of its launch in November 2017. The Grazia is sold in six colours in three variants (Standard / Standard Alloy / Deluxe) with prices starting from Rs. 58,133 (ex-showroom, Delhi). The Honda Grazia 125 is based on the Honda Activa 125 but has a snazzier design to it. It comes with an industry-first all-LED headlights, fully digital instrument cluster and utility storage space for a phone in the front apron with a cover as standard. The Honda Grazia goes up against the Suzuki Access 125 and the Vespa VX 125. The Honda Grazia is powered by a HET equipped 125cc engine that makes 8.52PS of power and 10.54Nm of torque. The claimed fuel efficiency is around 50kmpl. Honda has equipped the top-spec, Deluxe variant with a front disc complete with combi braking system. It ensures that equal braking force is distributed between the front and rear. … [Read more...] about Honda Grazia crosses 1,00,000 sales mark