Honda Shine is the latest model from Hero Honda. It's engine helps to maintain optimum input for maximum output. This way it delivers the best of both mileage and pickup making it actually a "dream bike". Riding on this cool bike ensures less of fatigue with its wide seating space. The model boasts of some real phenomenal features which gives it an upper edge above others especially with its amazing comfort & stability.
Shine 125 125cc, Manual, Petrol, 70 kmpl
Mileage, Average and Fuel Economy
The mileage of the Honda Shine is very striking when we compare it with its look alike bikes. The powerful Honda Shine is a very modish and great performing bike of its segment. The classy Honda Shine gives a mileage of around 60 kmpl in the city roads. It has got 11 litres of fuel tank capacity along.
Honda Shine comes with air-cooled single cylinder 4 stroke OHC engine with displacement of 125 CC. The engine has a support for single cylinder and the electrical specifications of Shine are 12 volts, 12 volts- 2.5Ah and digital CDI. Honda Shine (Alloy) develops 7.68 KW of peak power at 7500 rpm and generates a torque of 10.9Nm@5500rpm. The bike is started by kick start and self start. It has 4-speed constant mesh type transmission.
The bike scores over the entire bike in the segment in looking. The looks of the bike is not sporty like the Glamour, the competitor from Hero Honda. The bike has been designed for the office commuters in mind who needs plain and neat looks. Its Ergotec designing technology provides responses quick enough to zip and swerve through city crowds effortlessly. The bike has multi mapping CDI, CV carburetor, tumble flow combustion chamber, long intake pipe and connecting tube, two-way Air Jacket and pulse exhaust system. A hefty and cleverly chiseled fuel tank comes with well-designed knee recesses and a familiar filler-cap in chrome. Most of the external body parts colored in body color like rear view mirrors, rear grab rail, graphics, front mudguard and the cowl. While windshield and leg guard are in black. Than the silencer is in black with black heat shield. Overall, we can say that the female is mostly colored in black even the lower part of the front suspension. The front cowl has nice design that houses trapezoidal multi reflector while other lights are multi reflector. The dashboard is nothing new. It is having analogue technology that control speedometer and fuel gauge. Some safety features included here are pass switch and push cancel indicator switch, muffler with heat shield etc. The five spoke alloy wheels are wonderful. If the alloy wheels left, it will damage the appearance of the female.
Engine Capacity and Performance
Powered by the outstanding 125cc optimax engine, the all new Honda Shine yield very amazing power and torque. The engine delivers maximum output from optimum input. Both the mileage and acceleration are tremendous with this type of engine in place. The 4 stroke SI engine bestow the maximum power of 10.3 bhp at 7500 rpm and a thumping torque of 1.1 Kgm at 5500 rpm. The engine is incorporated with air cooling technology with viscous air filter for greater performance. The 4 speed constant mesh gear helps in easy and smooth shifting of gears.
Honda Shine is equipped with light weight tubeless wheels with spoke which looks very sporty. The size of the front wheel present in the Honda Shine is 2.75 - 18 42P and the rear wheel size is 2.75 - 18 48P. The broad wheels look very robust and carry a very dynamic look with it. The bike has more rubber attached to the tyres. You may choose between alloy and spoke wheels. If you are crazy for style, go for alloy wheels. The rear tyre is provided with tuff-up tubes that is claimed to reduce the chances of puncture by over 70 per cent. The bike is available is both multi-spoke and alloy wheels options.
Braking and Handling
The new variant of Shine comes fitted with drum type brakes at both ends which do their duty within their capacity. For this kind of commuter bike, drum brakes are ideal but needs to be used with hand brake to have good results. The machine has 240 mm diameter disc brakes in the front and 130mm drum brakes in the rear
Handling and Safety
Honda Shine uses advanced technology to make Honda Shine very comfortable bike to offer an easier handling and control. The front suspensions in the female include telescopic hydraulic and the rear suspension includes swing arms. Its really good bike to use, to handle and to maintain. It can be easily reach 80kmph but after that it vibrates a bit. It’s totally depend on how it was maintained. Changing oil and doing servicing time to time will help a lot for long life of bike. The improved motor makes it to ride effortlessly from low speeds in high gears.
|* Price Ex.Showroom(Mumbai)|
|Available Models||Engine||Price *|
|Honda Shine 125||124.6||Rs. 51,200|