Automobile manufacturer Honda, has launched the much awaited Honda CBR250R in India. The bike comes from the CBR sports bike box and is available in ABS as well as non-ABS versions.The CBR has a roaring single cylinder 250cc DOHC engine with four valves, liquid cooling and fuel injection. The bike has a 6 speed gear constant mesh transmission, which produces 25 bhp power and 22.9 Nm of torque.The CBR has an amazing pick up of 100 kph in just eight seconds, with a capable speed of 160 kph. The bike will be available at 1.77 lakhs and 1.51 lakhs for the ABS and the non ABS versions respectively.The bookings of the bike have already begun and the first bike will be delivered in the first week of April 2011. For bookings, one can either head towards the nearest Honda dealership or can even register themselves at the HMSI website and wait for the sales person to call and ask for the formalities to be done. With an amazing price range, the CBR may be giving a tough competition to the Kawasaki Ninja, which was till now enjoying the monopoly in India.
Mileage is expected to be around 37 Kmpl in Highways and 27 to 30 Kmpl in City Riding.
Top speed claimed is 155 Kmph.