In the Indian market the Honda X-Blade was first launched in March 2018 and was the only all – new motorcycle released from Honda in the year. Honda and Scooter India have launched the ABS equipped variation of the X-Blade in India at a price of Rs 87,776.
The new X-Blade emphasizes its built based off the Honda CB Hornet 160R and carries a 162.71 cc single cylinder engine which makes 13.93 bhp at 8,500 rpm and a produces a peak torque of 13.9 NM at 6000 rpm. The ABS is a single-channel unit which works only on the front wheel. The X-Blade is offered in 5 different colors.
The ABS variation is priced Rs 8,000 more than the standard model emphasizing a more stylish look and design which includes a rear tire hugger, dual-outlet muffler with a chrome tip, grab rails and matte black side panels.