New Honda Africa Twin launched in India - Price INR 12.9 lakh

New Honda Africa Twin launched in India – Price INR 12.9 lakh

The motorcycle's tall stance, special tyres and spoke wheels highlight its all-terrain capabilities.

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The Honda Africa Twin CRF1000L adventure tourer which was showcased at the Auto Expo 2016, has been finally launched in India. The latest version of the iconic Africa Twin will be assembled locally in India from CKD kits.

The hardcore off-roader will be the second premium motorcycle to be locally assembled by Honda, after the CBR650F. Price of the new Honda Africa Twin in India starts from INR 12.90 lakh, ex-showroom, New Delhi.

The Honda Africa Twin is powered by a 998 cc liquid-cooled parallel twin engine which is paired with a 6-speed gearbox. Owners can also opt for an advanced dual-clutch gearbox with on and off-road drive modes. The power and torque figures stand at 95 PS and 98 Nm respectively. Available in two colour options of Red / Black / White and White / Blue / Red, the new Africa Twin is detailed in the specs below.

New Honda Africa Twin Specs

Engine998cc liquid-cooled 4-stroke, parallel twin
Power95 PS
Torque98 Nm
TransmissionDual Clutch Transmission
Kerb wt511 lbs (232 kgs)
Fuel Tank18.8 liters
Front Brakes310 mm dual discs
Rear Brake256 mm single disc
Front Tyre90/90-R21 tube type
Rear Tyre150/70-R18 tube type
ABSABS 2-channel with rear ABS off switch

Mr. Yadvinder Singh Guleria, Senior Vice President – Sales and Marketing, Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India Pvt. Ltd. said, “Africa Twin- it’s name is inseparable from the spirit of Dakar Rally- world’s toughest rally raids. Down to its roots, when the going gets tough, Africa Twin gets going. There is nothing to hold back an enthusiast on the Africa Twin, as it’s the most reliable, versatile and proven adventure touring motorcycle. Real adventure is awaiting the lucky customers amongst the first 50 bookings of the legendary Africa Twin in India.”

Dealers of Africa Twin in India