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2016 Honda CBR150R video review details the new bike

2016 Honda CBR150R video review

Honda MotoGP Racing team riders – Marc Marquez and Dani Pedrosa were present at launch of 2016 Honda CBR 150R in Indonesia.

2016 Honda CBR 150R has been officially launched in Indonesia. Compared to the CBR150R on sale in India, the new one is not only visibly different, but is also different mechanically. Priced between IDR 32.5 million (INR 1.65 lakhs) and IDR 33.3 million (INR 1.70 lakhs), new CBR 150R is lighter, sportier and faster than ever before.

2016 Honda CBR150R sports a host of onboard updates. It gets a more aggressive stance with front fairing featuring all-LED headlights, LED turn indicators, digital instrument cluster, LED taillights, split seats with rear seat cowl shorter than before.

There are more than 15 changes onboard the new Honda CBR150R, one by one explained in the video review below.

Though 2016 Honda CRB150R as it continues to be powered by the same 150cc liquid cooled engine, which generates 17.1 PS power at 9,000 rpm and 13.7 Nm torque at 7,000 rpm mated to a 6 speed gearbox, Honda claims that the engine is more refined to deliver better response. A lighter chassis and repositioned engine offers better handling onboard the 2016CBR150R. Apart from this, improvements in aerodynamics have resulted in a higher top speed and enhanced fuel efficiency.

New Honda CBR150R Indonesia Live Photo (34)

The CBR250R is seen in three color choices of Racing Red, Revolution White, Nitro Black besides the flagship Repsol edition. There is no news on Honda launching the new CBR150R in India. If it does get launched here, it will rival the likes of Yamaha R15.

New Honda CBR150R – Photos

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Pearl Daniels

Pearl Daniels

Former freelance writer, Pearl Daniels is in the auto industry since 2011, having established herself as a widely read staff writer since 2013. Her keen eye for industry news, daily need to break down latest events, and quest to not miss a single launch detail, gives you the most refreshing morning news on weekdays.

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