The sixth generation model of India’s highest – selling scooter. To meet the upcoming BS6 emission regulations the Honda Activa has been launched with updates. The Honda Activa is going to be BS6 compliant and will also get a lot of changes. The Honda Activa is one of the most popular and high selling scooters in the world which demands a high rate in the market. The Honda Activa 6G, has been significantly updated, with minor cosmetic upgrades, new features an update fuel injected engine as well, which is likely to be more refined and efficient than the Activa 5G it replaces. The Honda Activa is the most popular scooters in the world and commands a 57% market share in India. Honda’s claim – It has been India’s top-selling scooter. Here’s a look at all you need to know about the latest Activa 6G BS6 model.
Honda Activa 6G Engine And Performance:
The most significant change to the sixth generation Honda Activa is updated with fuel-injected engine to meet the new upcoming emission regulations. The engine of the Honda Activa 6G gets a new silent-start ACG starter motor, which negates any gear meshing noises in the starter motor. Honda Activa 6G also updated with the mechanical updates inside the engine as well, including an offset cylinder, compact weight crankshaft and optimised piston which reduces overall engine friction. Honda will be giving the Activa 6G a better engine with 110cc single-cylinder air cooled engine will be updated to meet BS6 norms and get AGS and start-stop. Optimised weight is said to be improved fuel efficiency by as much as 10 per cent over the outgoing model.
Platform And Brakes:
The new Honda Activa 6G might be finally as the Activa to get telescopic suspension up front and a mono-shock at the rear. Moreover the Activa might also get front and rear disc brakes for Honda Activa 6G with the front disc brake + CBS standard making more safety drive.
Dimensions And Parts:
The new Honda Activa 6G is bigger than the outgoing model. It replaces the Honda Activa 5G with the new design. Also the wheelbase of Honda Activa 6G has been increased and the seat is longer and the scooter also offers more floor space which makes feel more comfortable while driving. Moreover the front wheel is a larger 12-inch diameter now, replacing the 10-inch wheel of the Activa 5G. Overall the Suspension has also been updated.As the new Honda Activa 6G Programmed fuel injection which has five sensors by this results in smooth and linear power output of the Activa 6G.
Design And Feature:
The Honda Activa 6G is redesigned to make sure that it looks fresh and updated with new look. As Activa 6G still retains its familiar Activa design, but has been tweaked to justify the new generation tag and new Honda Activa 6G has has not gone through a complete transformation. As by this we can expect an all new LED headlight in front, a new apron design, also a better set of colors and moreover it changes like a new instrument cluster and the new transformation gives more information like Bluetooth connectivity and turn by turn navigation. The Honda Activa 6G is designed with a console analogue speedometer with an analogue fuel gauge. With the redesign, we can also see the Honda Activa’s proportions change and thus allow for a better and more storage, as it retains its familiar Activa design. The Activa 6G is completely done with digital console where as Activa 5G did get small digital console. The new Activa also gets an engine start-stop switch, a multi-function ignition key with remote seat hatch operation;other features will include a hazard light and a charger for your mobile phone. As well as an external fuel filler lid, which has remote operation as well.
Price And Variants:
The Honda Activa 6G will be available in a choice of 6 different colors and two variants. The colors are glitter blue metallic, Pearl Spartan Red, Dazzle Yellow Metallic, Black, Pearl Precious while and Matte Axis Grey Metallic. While the pricing should not affect the decision of a potential Activa customer who is looking forward to buying the scooter for the Honda reliability, image and Activa brand name, the price of the Honda Activa 6G scooter will increase by Rs 5000 to Rs 7ooo. The Honda Activa 6G standard variant is priced at Rs 63,912(Ex-Showroom Delhi). While the Honda Activa 6G Deluxe Variant is priced at cost of Rs 65,412 Ex-Showroom Delhi.