Honda CBR 250R, CBR 650F, CB650F introduced in Malaysia
Boon Siew Honda Malaysia ushers in three new bikes expecting significant growth in sales. Include CBR 250R entry level sports bike, CBR 650F middle weight sports model and CB650F naked bike. Price of CBR 250R is announced; that of 650cc duo to be revealed during launch by August 2014.
Koji Onishi, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Honda Malaysia said, for increase of sales volume, the company will not just focus on new bikes, but also of models currently being sold in the market. He mentioned, about 300 units across different models of Honda bikes are sold each month. Not limited to high powered motorcycles, Honda Malaysia will produce bikes that have good customer demand, he added, during the CBR 250R launch event.
Launch price of Honda CBR 250R is
Standard Trico and Black – RM19,999 or Rs. 3,73,885 approx.
Repsol standard color – RM20,499 or Rs. 3,83,233 approx.
C-ABS Trico and black – RM22,999 or Rs. 4,29,971 approx.
C-ABS Repsol color – RM23,499 or Rs. 4,39,319 approx.
Above prices are ex-showroom (without insurance and registration cost).
CBR 250R facelift recently launched in Indonesia comes with higher power output than older model. 249.6cc 4 stroke petrol engine with Dual Over-Head Camshaft produces 29 PS maximum power @ 9,000 rpm and 23 Nm peak torque @ 7,500 rpm. Older CBR 250R did 0 to 60 kmph sprint in 3.50 seconds and around 145 kmph top speed.
Honda CBR 650F unveiled at 2013 EICMA hosts a new 649cc in line 4 cylinder engine pushing out 87 bhp max. power @ 11,000 rpm and 62 Nm peak torque @ 8,000 rpm. It features new twin-spar steel frame and aluminium swing arm with adjustable rear shock. ABS is available as option.
Via - utusan