In 2 days from today ( 18 December 2014 ) Honda is going to launch its next version of Honda Unicorn that is Honda CB Unicorn 160cc. As the release is pending today we are writing about the existing version of their Honda unicorn. Here is a small attempt to review Honda Unicorn 150cc Bike ( Otherwise called Honda CB Unicorn 150cc ) . This Two wheeler from Honda has gained reputation over a period of time.
Specifications of Honda Unicorn 150cc
Listing out the specification of Honda unicorn would be pretty huge, so we are breaking the specs into pieces. At the core, talking about engine of the bike – Engine is of single cylinder with a displacement of 149 cc with a maximum power of 113 bhp @ 8000 RPM with a maximum torque of 12 Nm @ 5500 RPM. Petrol engine with single spark plug, and has a digital CDI ignition
Fuel tank capacity of Honda Unicorn 150cc
The fuel tank capacity of this version of Honda unicorn is 13 litres. Reserve fuel capacity is 1.3 litres. It is said to be having a mileage of 60 Kmpl ( Fuel Efficiency overall ).
Transmission of Honda Unicorn 150cc
Honda Unicorn’s gearbox are of manual transmission with 5 gears. Transmission type is chain drive with a wet multi-plate clutch.
Wheel and Tyres of Honda Unicorn 150cc
Coming to Wheels and Tyres specification, the bike’s wheel size is 18 inches which are actually alloy wheels. Honda unicorn 150 ‘s tyres are not tubeless tyres unlike that of Honda Shine ( 125 cc bike ) and are also not radial.
Performance and Pickup of Honda Unicorn 150 cc
This can reach the speed of 60 Kmph in a mere 6 seconds and has a top speed of 108 Kmph. The performance of the bike is pretty good as it is equipped with 150 cc engine. In my experience I have reached a top speed of upto 120 Kmph without any vibration problems. Performance wise, I give this bike full marks!
Braking System in Honda Unicorn
Honda Unicorn 150 comes with a disc brake type in the front. Front disc has a size of 240 mm. Rear disc is absent, instead has a 130 mm drum brakes.
Electricals in Honda Unicorn
This bike has to be coupled with a battery of 12V-7Ah. Headlight type is a multi-reflector and comes with a Halogen bulb of 12V 35/35W. Has LED Tail lamp , Turn signal and Pass light.
Honda Unicorn 150 is available in three prominent colors
- Pearl Igneous Black
- Space Silver Metallic
- Red Wi
Availability of Service stations depends on the region. Honda has a solid background in providing the best service to its customers with a wide coverage of service stations across the Country. When a new vehicle is purchased, Honda gives a goody where you get first 4 services for free!
User reviews for Honda CB Unicorn 150 cc is fairly good. Though people are not too positive about the looks of the bike, most of them like the power of the bike. Some people expect to have a digital speedometer instead of analog speedometer in this bike.
The Ex-showroom price of this bike is Rs. 66,170. After road taxes, insurance and others , the on-road price of Honda unicorn 150 cc would be somewhere around 80,000 to 82,000 Rs
We are going to hit you with a detailed review, specifications and pricing when Honda CB unicorn 160 cc is launched, so that you can compare and decide which bike you should be buying. Stay tuned for more updates from GaadiKey.