2018 Honda PCX125: Finally, Honda revealed 2018 Honda PCX125 which carries more improved features and specs. Honda PCX125 is a fashionable scooter which is specially designed for new-gen peoples. It has got a latest shapes and appearance which makes it unique from other scooters. If you were waiting for an all-in-one scooter, then its here. There are many scooters and bikes in the market from the high-tech automobile manufacturers, but Honda is a well-known company for producing bikes and other vehicles. Let’s check out the amazing specs and features of the modified 2018 Honda PCX125.
Features of 2018 Honda PCX125
Honda PCX125 comes with a modern tubular steel duplex cradle frame, innovative wheels, an enhanced rear suspension, ABS, and powerful engine which delivers great performance and fuel efficiency. In Europe, the PCX125 model was rolled out in 2010. The company sold approx. 140,000 units in Europe after the launch. It was the first scooter in the country to sports Idling Stop technology and Honda’s ultra-efficient improved Smart system. The engine produces extra power and torque and offers smooth rides on the critical road conditions. The modified model now outfitted with a more comfortable seat with sit-in riding position, large under seat storage. You can easily keep a helmet and other small things in the storage. It is called PCX as it offers ‘X’ level of Personal Comfort.
The exterior is smoothly polished in the basic shade and connect front to back. The upper and lower of the frame is equally colored. The engine cover and airbox inlet are blended as a modern segment. The front headlamp presents razor-thin position lights tilt separately rises including LED indicators. It is outfitted with a slim LED rear tail light/indicator which is dual-tiered, however big in dimension for enhanced clarity. The company has also improved the cockpit and handlebars, which is shaded with black upon the chrome. It includes a big fairing pocket on the left side of the rider as well as a 12V AC adapter.
The Honda PCX125 contains many additional features like LCD display which presents odometer, trip meter, fuel gauge, average fuel consumption and Idling Stop indicator. The riders can open the seats and fuel lid using a one-touch switch and the ignition which is now offered with a key shutter for more safety. The under-seat storage is offered with a large capacity of about 1L to 28L.
Engine and Performance
The Honda PCX125 is powered by a single-cylinder, liquid cooled engine which produces 4-12.05 bhp of power at 8,500rpm and 11.8Nm of peak torque at 5,000rpm. The airbox holds a 1L massive volume compared to previous models. It features dual piston caliper 220mm front disk brake, 130mm rear drum brake, and single-channel front brake ABS. The wheels are also improved which is lighter and includes delicate rims, along with an 8-spoke form. The dimension of the front and rear tire are 100/80-14 and 120/70-14, respectively.
The scooter also has a windshield, 35 liter top box, top box carrier, U-lock, heated grips and outdoor scooter protection. You will get four color choices of the latest PCX125 model. The color variants are Pearl Cool White, Pearl Nightstar Black, Matt Carbonium Grey Metallic, and Pearl Splendor Red. Till now, it is not available for all the countries, but we expect it to come soon.
You can check out the detailed mechanical specification of Honda PCX125 below.
|Type||Single-cylinder, liquid cooled, SOHC 4-stroke 2-valve|
|Bore x Stroke||52.4 x 57.9mm|
|Max. Power||12 bhp @ 8,500rpm|
|Max. Torque||11.8Nm @ 5,000rpm|
|Oil Capacity||0.9 litres|
|Carburation||PGM-FI electronic fuel injection|
|Fuel Tank Capacity||8.0litres|
|Fuel Consumption||112 mpg (without Idling Stop) (WMTC mode)|
|Battery Capacity||12V/7AH (10H)|
|Clutch Type||Automatic, centrifugal, dry type|
|Type||Tubular steel duplex|
|Dimensions (L´W´H)||1,923 x 745 x 1,107mm|
|Type Front||31mm telescopic fork, 89mm axle travel|
|Type Rear||Twin suspension aluminium swingarm, 84mm axle travel|
|Type Front||8-spoke cast aluminium|
|Type Rear||8-spoke cast aluminium|
|Rim Size Front||14M/C x MT2.15|
|Rim Size Rear||14M/C x MT3.50|
|Tyres Front||100/80-14M/C (48P)|
|Tyres Rear||120/70-14M/C (61P)|
|Type Front||220mm hydraulic disc with combined 2 piston caliper with ABS|
|Type Rear||130mm drum|
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