|4-stroke, SOHC 2 valves, single cylinder|
|110+ KM Per Hour|
|Maximum Power||12.7 Bhp @ 8000 RPM|
|Mileage||40+ KM Per Litter Fuel|
|Expected Price (BDT)
|Engine type||4-stroke, SOHC 2 valves, single cylinder, air-cooled|
|Bore x Stroke||57.3 x 57.8 mm|
|Starting system||Kick & Electric|
||Wet multi disc|
|No. of Cylinders||1|
|No. of Gears||5-speed|
|Maximum Power||12.7 Bhp @ 8000 RPM|
|Maximum Torque||12.43 Nm @ 6500 RPM|
|Emission Standard||Euro 3|
|Kerb Weight||122 Kg|
|Seat Height||869 mm|
|Ground Clearance||285 mm|
|Fuel Capacity||7.2 L|
|No. of Seats||1|
|Front Brake||Hydraulic Discs (Wavy Disc, 240 mm)|
|Rear Brake||Hydraulic Discs (Wavy Disc, 220 mm)|
|Suspension Front||37 mm inverted Telescopic fork|
|Suspension Rear||Mono-shock with pro-link system|
|Front Tyre||80/100 – 21 45P|
|Rear Tyre||100/100 – 18 59P|
|Battery||12V 3.5 Ah|
|Low Fuel Indicator||✓|
|Low Oil Indicator||✓|
|Projector Head Light
|Top Speed||113 KM/H|
|Mileage (City)||30 KM/L|
|Mileage (Highway)||45 KM/L|
|Mileage (City & highway)||40 KM/L|
Honda CRF 150L Review
Not only in Bangladesh, Honda is a world wide famous motorcycle manufacturing brand. Honda started their journey in Bangladesh with the name Bangladesh Honda Private LTD. Honda is well known for their durable motorcycle and parts. They had launched full fair and naked bikes before but this time they launch their first off road motorcycle Honda CRF 150L in Bangladesh market.
Honda CRF 150L is a more tahn a dirt bike. This two wheeler gets beefier tyre and double disc brakes. It will provide maximum control and safety. The powertrain of the engine is great. All over it has all the essential features that a dirt bike should have. In Bangladesh, the road condition is not good. So, This off road two wheeler could be very effective in our country.
Design & looks: Though its a off road bike, but it gets some decent and aggressive look. This two wheeler gets some body and side panel design and it looks attractive. The bike has small fuel tank but sharp designed. The seating position is quite large and comfortable for rider. There is a skid plate which is completely same shaped as engine. The front suspension is more than 9 inch long and fell easy to ride. Spoke wheels are used rather than alloy wheels. The exhaust is placed just beneath the seat. Headlamp is small but would provide better performance. It also gets a rear rack for carrying luggage for long tour. Overall, the dirt bike is gorgeous to look at.
Engine performance: Off road bikes are always comes with powerful engine and decent acceleration rate. This CRF 150L offers 4-stroke, SOHC 2 valves, single cylinder, air-cooled, 149cc displacement engine which can generates 12.7 Bhp maximum power in 8000 rpm. This engine can deliver unrivaled performance and ease of use. Double-carburised connecting rod produces maximum high-rpm performance and durability. 5 speed gearbox is mated to better transmission.
Dimensions & seating position: Generally a dirt bike is smaller than standard bike and it is the Honda CRF150L. The overall length is 2119 mm, width is 793 mm and height is 1153 mm. Besides, it has 285 mm ground clearance which is very familiar to a dirt bike. The fuel tank is smaller but can carry 7.2 liters of fuel. The seat is pretty higher and comfortable as well. Spoke wheels are used on this two wheeler where the wheel size is 1345 mm. The wheels are bigger than normal motorcycles and will be ideal for taller riders. 80/100 – 21 and 100/100 – 18 section tubeless tyres are used in front and rear tyre.
Suspension & Brakes: 37 mm inverted Telescopic fork suspension used in front which is more than 9 inch long and mono-shock with pro-link system suspension in rear. Both are reliable and can take heavy pressure on off road. However, this is no ordinary dirt bike where two hydraulic disc brakes are used. Front disc is bigger than rear. Hydraulic Discs (Wavy Disc, 240 mm) for front and Hydraulic Discs (Wavy Disc, 220 mm) for rear. The tyres are also quite wide and would keep the balance. Semi-double cradle type chassis is used for better cornering and strait up balance.
Mileage: Here comes to the mileage. The reported mileage of the bike Honda CRF150L is not more than 40 km/L average which is pretty impressive. But in cities, it couldn’t provide more than 30 km/l.
Instrument Panel & Features: Honda CRF150L has updated front panel which has all digital meter consists of odometer, speedometer, trip meter and clock. There is also tachometer added to the front panel.
Colors & Price: White and Red are the two available colors of CRF150L in Bangladesh with expected price is BDT 495,000.