Honda Dio Scooter || Full Specification ,Price in Nepal
HONDA DIO SCOOTER
After launching the 2017 Activa 4G and Aviator scooters, Honda Two Wheeler has now launched the 2017 Honda Dio scooter in the Indian market. The new model gets BSIV compliant engine along with some cosmetic and feature upgrades. Like new Activa, the scooter also gets Automatic Headlamp On (AHO) function. The BSIV compliant Dio is priced at Rs 172,900 in Nepal. As a reminder, the previous model was tagged at Rs 48,651.
The scooter gets new front apron and new lighting system, which appears like DRLs over the apron. It also comes with a new exterior paint jobs – Yellow with grey accents and new orange/matte grey shade/. The scooter also gets new body graphics. Powering the scooter is the same 109.20cc engine that is good for 8bhp of power at 7,000rpm and 8.77Nm of torque at 5,500rpm.
The new Dio is powered by the same 109.20cc engine that powers the previous model, but it is now a BSIV compliant engine. This engine is capable of producing a maximum power output of 8bhp at 7,000rpm and a peak torque of 8.77Nm at 5,500rpm. Power is transmitted to the rear wheels via a CVT unit. The previous model was claimed to have a top speed of 83kmph, which is likely to remain unchanged with the new model as well.
This scooter is one of the lightest scooters in its league, which helps to achieve high fuel efficiency. The new model is claimed to have a mileage of 62kmpl, making it one of the most fuel efficient in its league.
This moto scooter measures 1,781mm in length, 710mm in width and 1,133mm in height, and has a wheelbase of 1,238mm. It comes with a seat height of 765mm. The updated model gets visual exterior upgrades, which makes it look refreshing. It is equipped with a revised front apron and new lighting element. The lighting system seems like a daytime running lights fitted over the front apron.
The 2017 Dio gets two new exterior paint jobs – yellow shade with grey accents and orange with matte grey. The scooter also gets new body graphics to offer a refreshing look. This model also features Automatic Headlamp ON (AHO) function that all two-wheelers will need to have mandatorily from April 2017. There is no switch to turn off the headlight as the headlight turns on as soon as engine starts. Other features include a mobile charging socket, 10-inch wheels with tubeless tyres and drum brakes. It also comes equipped with Honda’s patented Combined Braking System with Equalizer.
The price of Honda Dio scooter in Nepal is Rs 172,900.
|Full Specification of Honda DIO scooter|
ENGINE, POWER & TORQUE
|Maximum Power||8 Bhp @ 7000 rpm|
|Maximum Torque||8.91 Nm @ 5500 rpm|
|Engine Description||Air-cooled, 4-stroke, SI engine|
|No. of Cylinders||1|
|Air Filter Type||Viscous paper filter|
|No. of Gears||Automatic|
|Honda’s Combined Braking System (CBS)|
|Front Brake||Drum 130 mm|
|Rear Brake||Drum 130 mm (CBS)|
|Front Suspension||Spring loaded hydraulic|
|Rear Suspension||Spring loaded hydraulic|
WHEELS & TYRES
|Wheel Type||Steel Wheels|
|Battery Type||Maintenance Free|
DIMENSIONS, WEIGHT & CAPACITIES
|Overall Length||1781 mm|
|Overall Width||710 mm|
|Overall Height||1133 mm|
|Ground Clearance||158 mm|
|Seat Height||765 mm|
|Kerb/Wet Weight||103 kg|
|Fuel Tank Capacity||5.3 litres|
PERFORMANCE & MILEAGE
|0-60 kmph||10.8 secs|
|Top Speed||83 kmph|
|Mileage (City)||40 kmpl|
|Mileage (Highway)||50 kmpl|
|Mileage (Combined)||45 kmpl|
COMFORT & CONVENIENCE
|Step-up Seat/Split Seat|
|Head Light||12V 35/35W|