Honda Rebel 300: The public Japanese automobile firm, Honda is popular for designing automobiles, aircraft, motorcycles, and power equipment. It is one of the largest makers of two-wheelers globally. Their bikes are really popular all over the world. Now, the company has decided to unveil its next latest series of bikes, particularly for Indian customers. The company is all arranged with a crew of technicians from Japan and Thailand as well, to perform in India for the latest mid-weight bike layout, that includes motorcycles with removal in a series from 250cc to 750cc.
Honda firmly thinks that they can easily rival with the Royal Enfield because of their advanced specialists and technological advancements. The execution vehicles will be initiated in the firm’s manufactory located in India. The company has patented the innovative Honda Rebel 300 cruiser in India. According to CarAndBike, Honda chief executive and head of Motorcycle and Scooter Limited (HMSI), Minoru Kato declared that they have powerful aims to commence the design, and it will be executed in terms of the decision-making rule, that contains forming an idea, deciding the engine capacity, model, pattern, and much more. The whole concept will be executed in India, if not, then it will become challenging to battle in terms of price scenario.
Till now, there is not a single company who can dare to compete with Royal Enfield, which is the most strong two-wheeler label in India. At present also, the Royal Enfield bikes remain to get a good selling rate compared to other automobile companies. Certainly, along with the increasing popularity of 250-500 cc bikes, Honda likewise desires to rival with the concept in India. The company presented the 2017 versions of Honda Rebel 300 and Rebel 500 at Long Beach Motorcycle event. They don’t want any latest patterns and layouts as they already own Rebel 300 and Rebel 500 on marketing in Global stores. Basically, the cruiser originated in the year 1985. Initially, the Rebel range will be available in dual variants.
The company has equipped a liquid cooled conforming dual engine and a 286cc single cylinder, water-cooled engine in the latest Honda Rebel 300 which is identical to CBR300. The engine will produce about 45 bhp top power and 44 Nm torque. The engines come with 4 valves, DOHC, fuel injected, squeezed which will allow the bikers to experience an excellent performance from the Rebel 300 and Rebel 500. The layout and highlights are somewhat identical. The Rebel 300 and Rebel 500 includes the latest trellis frame along with 41mm telescopic front forks and double rear shocks. It is equipped with 16-inches wheels and presents 27 inches of the lower seat which is impressive. Both the models feature front 130/90-16 tire and rear 150/80-16 tire. Some additional features are the Glass-lens headlight and Digital LCD instrument console.
Both the motorcycles are implemented with an individual 296 mm disc and a 240 mm single disc at the front and rear, respectively. However, Rebel 300 weighs just 364 pounds and Rebel 500 weighs 408 pounds which is little heavier than Rebel 300. Previously, the company has introduced both the bikes in the US. Rebel 300 is available at $4,399 (RS. 3,01,221) whereas Rebel 500 at $5,999 (Rs. 4,10,781). After the official launch of Rebel 300 and 500, they will compete with the popularity of Royal Enfield and Bajaj Dominar. The bikes are expected to come in the year 2019. However, setting the best price for these bikes will be the toughest task for Honda.