Honda Hornet 2.0 has launched in India at ₹1.27 lakh. Honda Hornet 2.0 inks with Japanese brand’s India lineup as the flagship mass-market motorcycle. With this, Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India (HMSI) has widened its customer base by enabling the 180 cc – 200 cc segment in India. The new Hornet faces will rival the likes of TVS Apache RTR 200 4V and Bajaj NS200. But to take on these competitors, the new Honda bike has a lightweight frame, superior suspension setup, and class-leading torque.
Atsushi Ogata, Managing Director, President and CEO, Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India Pvt. Ltd. said, “Inspired by the dreams of the new age customers & their passion for riding, we are pleased to introduce all-new Honda Hornet 2.0. With its advanced technology & thrilling performance, new Hornet 2.0 is set to create a new benchmark among the young motorcycle enthusiasts. It is the beginning of Honda’s new era of portfolio expansion catering to a wide range of customers in India.”
The vehical has a V-shaped LED headlamp with LED DRLs, a muscular fuel tank, sharp-looking tank shrouds, step-up seat, blacked-out mechanical parts, LED indicators, and LED tail light. The gold finish for the inverted forks and compact exhaust canister give the bike a sporty appeal.