Honda H'ness CB 350's price starts at Rs. 1.85 lakh
A week after its launch in India, Honda has announced the pricing details of its H'ness CB 350 motorcycle. It costs upwards of Rs. 1.85 lakh. As for the highlights, the two-wheeler gets two variants- DLX and DLX Pro, three colors each, and is powered by a BS6-compliant 348.36cc engine. It can now be booked by paying a token amount of Rs. 5,000.
Honda H'ness CB 350 is built on a steel double-cradle frame and offers a retro look, featuring an upswept chrome-covered exhaust, rounded headlamp, and chopped fenders. The bike has a semi-digital instrument console, an all-LED lighting setup, center-set footpegs, and alloy wheels. The Pro model is differentiated by dual-tone colors and Honda Smartphone Voice Control system which provides access to navigation, and music playback.
The Honda H'ness CB 350 is powered by a BS6-compliant 348.36cc, single-cylinder, air-cooled engine that makes 20.8hp of maximum power at 5,500rpm and 30Nm of peak torque at 3,000rpm. The mill is paired to a 5-speed manual gearbox and a slipper clutch.
To ensure the rider's safety, Honda H'ness CB 350 is equipped with disc brakes on both the front and rear wheels along with dual-channel ABS, and Honda Selectable Torque Control (HSTC) to avoid skidding on the roads while braking. Meanwhile, the suspension duties on the motorbike are taken care of by telescopic forks on the front side, and twin shockers on the rear end.
In India, the DLX and DLX Pro variants of the Honda H'ness CB 350 are priced at Rs. 1.85 lakh and Rs. 1.90 lakh, respectively (both prices, ex-showroom, Gurugram). It is now up for grabs via the company's Big Wing dealerships. At this price-point, the bike goes against rivals like Jawa Standard, Benelli Imperiale 400, Royal Enfield Classic 350, and Royal Enfield Meteor 350.