TrueAdventure is back

HONDA Motorcycle & Scooter India have commenced bookings for 2018 Africa Twin in India. Lucky customers will get a chance to witness their favourite riders live at MotoGP.

The bookings are open for first 50 lucky customers as it will be available in a limited number of units. For booking enquiries, customers can contact or visit Honda’s exclusive sales & service Wing World outlets located across 22 cities in India. Customers can also log on to Honda2WheelersIndia.com for more details.

Showcased first at Auto Expo 2018, the motorcycle carries forward the three-decade-old legacy of the iconic Africa Twin. The latest is no different, bringing together power, comfort, and control like never before.

Speaking on how 2018 Africa Twin revolutionises adventure motorcycling in India, Yadvinder Singh Guleria, senior vice president – Sales and Marketing, Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India Pvt. Ltd. said, “The eagerly awaited 2018 Africa Twin is now ready to delight adventure enthusiasts in India. Offering new additional value, it offers several comprehensive updates. There is nothing to hold back an enthusiast on the Africa Twin, as it’s the most reliable, versatile and proven adventure touring motorcycle. Lucky few customers will get a chance to witness their favourite riders live at MotoGP.”

Key Features – 2018 Africa Twin

Electronics Overhaul

The introduction of Throttle by Wire (TBW) greatly expands the choices available to the rider to manage engine output, feel and rear wheel traction. The new Honda Selectable Torque Control (HSTC) system features seven levels – from level 1, for aggressive riding off-road to Level 7 for maximum sense of security on slippery, wet tarmac. It remains possible to turn HSTC completely OFF. The addition of a lithium-ion battery contributes to a 2.3 kg overall weight saving, while several changes further improve the machine’s off-road ability and durability.

Enhanced control

The engine is Parallel Twin – 999.11cc with Max Power of 65.4 kW (89PS) @7500rpm and 93.1 Nm Torque@6000rpm The Africa Twin retains Honda’s unique Dual Clutch Transmission technology. An automated clutch and shift operation system that retains the direct acceleration feel of a manual transmission. Experience a more enjoyable ride by focusing on the sensations of accelerating, turning and braking the motorcycle.

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