Posted On : 16 Jan, 2019
New Delhi, January 16, 2019 : Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India (HMSI) on Tuesday officially confirmed the launch of CB300R models for India and also opened bookings at selected 22 dealerships across the country.
Crafted in Japan, Honda CB300R will be available for sale through the completely knocked down (CKD) route for the Indian market, the company said in a release. The actual price of the model is still unclear, however, the company is planning to place the Neo Sports Café inspired bike below Rs. 2.5 lakh, ex-showroom.
Commenting on the announcement, Yadvinder Singh Guleria, Senior Vice President - Sales and Marketing, HMSI said, “The CB300R will be Made-in-India and priced below Rs. 2.5 lacs (ex-showroom) for customers to experience Honda’s superior technology and thrill of riding. We welcome all our customers for the bookings starting today.”
The retro-styled CB300R is powered by 286cc engine. The company claims that it is the lightest motorcycle in this segment. It will be available in two colors i.e Matte Axis Gray Metallic and Candy Chromosphere Red. The bookings can be done at selected Honda 2Wheeler dealerships across India for Rs. 5000 only. Once launched in India, the Honda CB300R will rival the likes of the KTM Duke 390, Bajaj Dominar 400 and the BMW G 310 R.