Posted on 05 October 2010.
Honda May Launch 2011 VTR-250 In India
As we know the legendary coalition between Hero & Honda has resulted in “The End“, HMSI (Honda Motorcycles And Scooters India) is now looking forward to introduce some bikes that can compete in market with bikes like Hero-Honda Karizma –ZMR, Yamaha R1, Bajaj Pulsar 220, Kawasaki Ninja 250R and upcomings from Mahindra 2 Wheelers.
And the bike as RIVAL that HMSI will launch in India is said to be Honda VTR 250. The news is more likely to be a rumor until we get an official update on bike launch and price tag. VTR series is already a hit in other nations and expected to raise sale charts for HMSI.
Concise Preview On 2011 Honda VTR-250
2011 Honda VTR-250 has continued to be a naked bike. It is a very economical and easy to handle machine. VTR-250 was first introduced to motorcycle enthusiasts back in 2009.
The engine of Honda VTR-250 is designed to be very economical in comparison to others in segment. The bike is featured with V-Twin, liquid cooled 4-stroke engine which can produce a maximum power of 29.9bhp with a peak torque of 22nm at 8500rpm. The Bike is not very tall infact just 2.58feet above ground neither too heavy (161kg). So a great bike for all those people who scare to meet ground at stop but still expect a bike with great power.
Tech Specs Of 2011 Honda VTR-250
Engine: Type V-twin 90°, liquid-cooled, 4-stroke, PGM-FI, electronic fuel injection
Power: 29.9 hp at 10,500 rpm
Torque: 22 Nm at 8,500 rpm
Suspension: 41mm telescopic fork, Rear Monoshock with adjustable preload/damping
Tyres: Rear 140/70-17, Front tyre 110/70-17
Wheelbase: 1405 mm
Seat height: 775 mm
Fuel capacity: 12.4 litres
The bike will be available primarily in three expected colors viz. black, white and red.