Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India (HMSI) celebrated 18 years of India’s 1st moto-scooter with the launch of all new Dio BSVI in Bangalore. The launch day also marked HMSI delivering 301 units of Dio BSVI across Bangalore.
Yadvinder Singh Guleria, Senior Vice President, Sales and Marketing, Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India, said, “Dio has grown today to become the 2nd highest selling 2-wheeler in the southern region. We are confident that the new Dio BSVI will create yet another excitement among fun-seeking youngsters.”
South has always been an important market for Honda 2Wheelers India and Honda is the leading 2Wheeler brand in the region with 34% market share.
With 20 new patent applications, the all new Dio is developed with a revolutionizing style for youth. The vehicle is fitted with 110cc PGM-FI HET (Honda Eco Technology) engine, boosted by Enhanced Smart Power (eSP) technology.
Its Enhanced Smart Tumble Flow technology (eSTT) improves combustion using reverse flow phenomenon and optimizing inlet port shape. The Full digital meter with three new real time informatics like Range (displays distance one can travel with existing fuel in tank), Average fuel efficiency & Real-time Fuel Efficiency for a rich riding experience.
Side Stand Indicator with Engine Cut-off* NEW prevents engine start while the side stand is engaged giving a convenient and safe ride.
Eliminating all the hassle of rough roads is the Telescopic Suspension and DC LED headlamp. Another advantage is the Combi-Brake System (CBS) with equalizer and 3-step adjustable rear suspension along with increased wheelbase (+22mm).
A dual-functioning Engine Start/Stop switch to ignite the engine with a flick of finger. Integrated Dual Function Switch allows single switch access to under seat storage space as well as External Fuel Lid.