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Honda begins exporting SP125 to Australia, New Zealand | Autocar India

Written by Ravi Kapoor

The SP125 will probably be bought because the Honda CB125F in these markets.

Honda has begun exporting the SP125 commuter motorbike to New Zealand and Australia. A cargo carrying round 250 items of the SP125, manufactured at Honda’s Tapukara Plant in Rajasthan, was dispatched earlier this month. 

“This improvement marks a step in direction of HMSI’s long run plans to develop manufacturing capabilities in India that serve globally,” stated Atsushi Ogata, MD, president and CEO, Honda Motorbike and Scooter India (HMSI).

HMSI, which started exporting made-in-India merchandise in 2001 with the Activa, at present ships 19 two-wheeler fashions to 38 markets. Between April and June 2022, the corporate exported a complete of 1,02,653 two-wheelers, which is a 25 p.c improve over the earlier yr’s 82,394 items.

The SP125 is powered by a 10.7hp, 10.9Nm, 124cc air-cooled, single-cylinder engine mated to a 5-speed gearbox. The SP125 boasts of options equivalent to a silent starter, absolutely digital instrumentation, vary indicator, common gas effectivity, side-stand cut-off, LED headlamp, engine begin/cease tech, eco indicator and kit place indicator.

The SP125 is offered in two variants and is priced at Rs 82,486 (drum) and Rs 86,486 (240mm disc). Each have CBS (Mixed Braking System) and a 130mm rear drum. 

All costs talked about are ex-showroom, Delhi.

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