Honda has launched its latest commuter motorcycle Dream Yuga in Mumbai. The new Honda bike has a price tag of Rs.48,028 (ex-showroom Mumbai). The Honda Dream Yuga launch heralds Honda's re-entry in to the mass market motorcycle segment.
The Honda Dream Yuga's price has surprised many as Honda motorcyckes are usually priced slightly higher than other manufacturers. Honda had earlier stated that it wanted to increase its volume sales and the Dream Yuga would be just a beginning.
The Honda Dream Yuga will be available in five colours and three variants. The Dream Yuga's 110cc engine is capable of generating 8.5bhp and 8.9Nm of torque. Honda has claimed the Dream Yuga's mileage is 72kmpl.
Honda Dream Yuga Price
Honda Dream Yuga Base Variant - Rs. 48,028
Honda Dream Yuga Mid Level - Rs. 49,592
Honda Dream Yuga Top End - Rs. 51,678
This bike is an important model to Honda which is aiming to increase its market share in India. The company has already seen consistent sales growth in the past few months and is expecting the growth to increase further with the Dream Yuga's Launch.
The Honda Dream Yuga was first unveiled at the 2012 Delhi Auto Expo. This motorcycle can be considered as Honda's challenge to former partner Hero MotoCorp which has been the leader in the commuter bike segment.
Honda is also considering to export the 110cc Dream Yuga to neighbouring countries such as Sri Lanka and Nepal this year.