Honda CB Hornet 160R

  • CAPACITY 162.71CC
  • MAX POWER 15.04 bhp

Honda CB Hornet 160R Review

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Honda CB Hornet 160R Design And Style

Honda CB Hornet 160R Design And Style

The Honda CB Hornet 160R is a premium motorcycle in the popular 160cc segment with aggressive and modern looks. The attractive body graphics enhances the sporty appeal of the motorcycle.

The trapezoidal headlamp, large fuel tank with sharp extensions and split grab rails gives the motorcycle a muscular look. The stubby exhaust looks neat and goes well with the overall design. From the rear, the CB Hornet 160R is a looker, thanks to the X-shaped LED tail light and chunky rear tyre.

Honda CB Hornet 160R Engine And Performance

Honda CB Hornet 160R Engine And Performance

The Honda CB Hornet 160R is powered by a 162.71cc air-cooled, single-cylinder engine with a maximum power output of 15.04bhp at 8,500rpm and a peak torque output of 14.76Nm at 6,500rpm. The HET equipped engine is mated to a 5-speed gearbox.

The engine very smooth as per Honda standards and delivers a punchy but linear power delivery. The motorcycle is capable of hitting a top-speed of 110kmph. There are no vibrations throughout the rev-range and delivers buttery smooth performance when you twist the throttle.

Honda CB Hornet 160R Fuel Efficiency

Honda CB Hornet 160RFuel Efficiency

Mileage is a key factor when it comes to 160cc performance motorcycles. The CB Hornet 160R’s engine is equipped with HET technology to deliver class-leading mileage. The in-city mileage stands at 45km/l and highway mileage at 55km/l, delivering an average figure of 50km/l.

Honda CB Hornet 160R Important Features

Honda CB Hornet 160R Important Features

The Honda CB Hornet 160R is a premium motorcycle with a host of features such as HET technology, fully digital instrument cluster, X-shaped LED tail light and wide rear tyre. The motorcycle is equipped 276mm petal disc up front and an optional 220mm disc at the rear.

Another prominent feature of the CB Hornet 160R is the Combi Brake System with Equaliser for better stability in short braking distances. The monoshock rear suspension and wide rear tyre improve the handling of the motorcycle.

Honda CB Hornet 160R Verdict

Honda CB Hornet 160R Verdict

The Honda CB Hornet 160R is a motorcycle made for those who are looking for a combination of aggressive styling and punchy performance in the 160cc segment. The fit and finish are top notch as per Honda standards. Given the reliable sales and service of Honda, the CB Hornet 160R is a sporty alternative to the CB Unicorn 160 with an affordable price tag.

Honda CB Hornet 160R Models

 92,661.00   Ex-Showroom Price
 94,239.00   Ex-Showroom Price
 96,739.00   Ex-Showroom Price

Honda CB Hornet 160R Specifications

Brakes, Wheels & Suspension
Calliper Type Front-2 Piston Rear-Single Piston
Front Brake Size 276 mm
Front Brake Type Disc
Front Suspension Telescopic
Front Tyre Size 100/80-17
Front Wheel Size 17 inch
Radial Tyres Yes
Rear Brake Size 220 mm
Rear Brake Type Disc
Rear Suspension Monoshock
Rear Tyre Size 140/70-17
Rear Wheel Size 17 inch
Tyre Type Tubeless
Wheel Type Alloy
Dimensions & Chassis
Chassis Type Diamond-Type Frame
Ground Clearance 164 mm
Kerb Weight 140 kg
Overall Height 1,067 mm
Overall Length 2,041 mm
Overall Width 783 mm
Seat Height 790 mm
Wheelbase 1,345 mm
Engine & Transmission
Bore 57 mm
Clutch Wet Multiplate
Compression Ratio --
Cooling System Air Cooled
Cylinders 1
Displacement 162.71 cc
Fuel Delivery System Carburetor
Fuel Type Petrol
Gearbox Type Manual
Ignition Digital CDI
Max Power 15.04 bhp @ 8,500 rpm
Maximum Torque 14.76 Nm @ 6,500 rpm
No. of Gears 5
Spark Plugs 1 Per Cylinder
Stroke 63 mm
Transmission Type Chain Drive
Valves Per Cylinder 2
Fuel Efficiency & Performance
0 to 60 kmph --
60 to 0 kmph --
Fuel Efficiency Range --
Fuel Tank Capacity 12 litres
Mileage - ARAI --
Reserve Fuel Capacity 1.5 litres
Top Speed 110 Kmph

Honda CB Hornet 160R Features

Antilock Braking System No
Battery 12V - 4Ah (MF)
Brake/Tail Light LED Tail Lamp
Clock Yes
Digital Fuel Guage Yes
Electric System 12V DC
Fuel Guage Yes
Headlight Bulb Type --
Headlight Type LED Headlamp
Killswitch No
Low Battery Indicator No
Low Fuel Indicator Yes
Low Oil Indicator No
No. of Tripmeters 2
Odometer Digital
Pass Light Yes
Pillion Backrest No
Pillion Footrest Yes
Pillion Grabrail Yes
Pillion Seat Yes
Shift Light No
Speedometer Digital
Stand Alarm No
Start Type Electric Start
Stepped Seat No
Tachometer Digital
Tripmeter Type Digital
Turn Signal Yes

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