|Single Cylinder, Four Stroke, Liquid Cooled SI Engine|
|16.9 BHP (12.6KW) @ 9000RPM|
|45 kmpl (approx.)|
|Available in Bangladesh|
|Engine type||Single Cylinder, Four Stroke, Liquid Cooled SI Engine|
|Maximum Power||17.1 BHP (12.6KW) @ 9000RPM|
|Maximum Torque||13.7NM @ 7000RPM|
|No. of Cylinders||1|
|No. of Gears
|Starting system||Electric Start|
|Bore x Stroke||57.3mm x 57.8mm|
|Power-to-weight Ratio||125.18 BHP per tonne|
|fuel capacity||12 Liters|
|No. of Seats||2|
|Suspension Rear||Spring-loaded hydraulic type (Monoshock)|
|Front Brake||276mm Disc|
|Rear Brake|| 220mm Disc
|Battery||12V 5AH (MF)|
|Headlight||Full LED Six Pit (Double Unit)|
|Low Fuel Indicator||✓|
|Low Oil Indicator||✕|
|Projector Head Light
|Top Speed||135 Km/H|
|Mileage (City)||40 kmpl|
|Mileage (Highway)||40 kmpl|
|Mileage (City & highway)||45 kmpl|
|Nitro Black||Honda Racing Red||Revolution White||MotoGP Edition|
Honda CBR150R 2016 Review
Honda is one of the best motorcycle manufacturing company in the world which is originated in Japan. Since the beginning, Honda used to provide the best quality products to the customers and so, they have become the symbol of trust in the world. They have exported their products to most of the nations in the world where the Indian subcontinent is regarded as one of the best market places of the company. Bangladeshi people are one of the major lovers of Honda in the Indian subcontinent. Basically, Honda used to face competition in Bangladesh from Yamaha and they are trying to provide their best products here to dominate the market. However, Yamaha R15 V2.0 is also one of the top-rated sports bikes in Bangladesh and so, Honda has revealed their trump card CBR 150R in 2016 which is the latest addition of the CBR series and called as Indonesian version. After the bike is released, Honda has started to dominate the market because the customers have found the all latest features into CBR 150R.
CBR has a number of models are available in Bangladesh where CBR 150 Thailand edition and Repsol edition are the best two. But later, in 2016 Indonesian edition was launched in Bangladesh which consists of double headlamp and some latest features are added. Due to the latest features and attractive aggressive looks, it has become very popular within very short period. It would be the most tough competitor of Yamaha R15 V3.0 though V3.0 is yet to reveal in Bangladesh. But also, Suzuki GSX – R150 is the most top rival of CBR 150R in Bangladesh right now. Let’s see the full specifications of the Indonesian version of CBR below.
Design & looks: The bike of CBR 150R Indonesia consists of damn gorgeous looks and design which can not be described in word but to experience it with own eye. At the top to bottom, the bike has possessed an aggressive and complete male attitude. The Indonesian version of CBR 150R is full faired sports motorcycle with aerodynamic cowling which consists of maximum airflow vents and tunnels which used to provide the high stability during top speed run. The headlamp of the bike is most attractive which consists of double pit LED with six cave. The rear part of the machine is also very sharp with slick and slim. The seating position is more advanced than before which is split and compatible for sports bikes.
Engine performance: In CBR 150R Indonesia edition, Honda has reduced the max power of the bike which has 16.9 Bhp @ 9000 rpm max power and 13.7 Nm @ 7000 rpm max torque. The bike consists of 149.16 cc engine displacement where the engine has possesses four vale and four stroke liquid cooled, DOHC technology. Instead of carburetor and FI, the bike has PGM – Fi fuel system. The stroke and bore are almost same of the bike. The bike can make more than 140 km per hour top speed though, it needs to take few more times to make top speed than R15 or GSX.
Dimensions & seating position: The bike has completely maintained sports dimensions though the width is a few less. The length is 1983 which is also a bit less than most of the sports bike, width is 694 mm and height is 1038 mm. Besides, the bike has almost good ground clearance of 166 mm and seat height is 787 mm. With 1311 mm wheelbase and kerb weight is 135 kg which is very helpful for a sports bike. Besides, the split seating position of the bike where the pillion seat is placed on the high position the rider but comfortable. The fuel tank is well shaped which can contain 12 liters. Besides, the tyres of the bike are completely tubeless and wide enough to make a balance. The wheels of the bike are 17-inch alloy.
Suspension & Brakes: Honda has used the best quality suspensions for CBR 150R Indonesia where in front wheel, they used telescopic forks suspension is used and pro link suspension is used for the rear wheel of the bike. The suspensions are also the best addition of the bike which can provide better comfort to the riders and pillion. Besides, 276 mm hydraulic disc brake is used for the front part of the bike and for rear, 220 mm disc brake is used. The brakes are also good to control the beast in any speed. Besides, due to a good body shape, lightweight and braking system, the controlling of CBR is no doubt very good.
Mileage: More than 45 km average mileage would be provided by Honda CBR 150R which would be not less than 40 km on the city and near about 50 km on the highway if following the proper speed limit. The mileage is good enough for a sports category bike.
Instrument Panel & Features: Completely latest features are included in the bike of CBR where the instrument panel is also digital. There are digital tachometer and speedometer, the trip meter is also digital, odometer, clock, fuel gauge, low battery indicator, rev – limiter indicator are added. Besides, there is also a pillion grabrail, pass light and some other things are added.
Colors & Price: Total four colors of CBR 150R Indonesia are available in Bangladesh right now which are Nitro Black, Honda Racing Red, Revolution White and MotoGP Edition. The price of the bike in Bangladesh is BDT 4,50,000.
Honda CBR 150R Rating
Looks of the bike is one of the most important things. It is best for aggressive design which has also good top speed. More than 140 km per hour top speed makes it one of the fastest bike in Bangladesh in 150 cc segment. Besides, the price range of the bike is little higher but comparatively rest sports bike, it’s price seems alright. However, fuel consuming rate of the bike is also better which can provide almost 45 km mileage average. One more thing needs to mention that due to Honda brand, it’s resale value will be great and also one of the most reliable brand in the world. So, if you have the budget but feel hesitate to but it, no problem, just go for it.