The new version has been revamped in several aspects including extra length and width but a decreased height.
The new engine is touted to be 16 per cent more efficient than the older 125 cc unit. Braking comes via Honda’s Combi Brake system which ensures that the rider has control at all times.
HMSI Employee Union leaders had alleged that the company had reduced production of the facility by 50 per cent and is in the process of retrenching contractual workers.
The new model is around 11 per cent costlier than the outgoing model and, as per the company, delivers 16 per cent better fuel efficiency.
Plant head Saibal Maitra in a letter wrote that stakeholders would be informed about a resumption of operations once the condition in the plant becomes normal.
Auto major Mahindra & Mahindra and Ashok Leyland on Friday reported 78 per cent and 93 per cent drop in their year-on-year Q2 profit respectively.
Eyeing a greater share in the fast-growing premium segment, HMSI set up a dedicated business vertical for big bikes in April this year.
'It took four hours to count all the coins,' said the showroom owner Ashish Puri.
Starting from the pole position for the first time in MotoGP at Motegi, the 26-year-old Honda rider clinched the title with a timing of 42:42.492 seconds.
Many medical dramas have come and gone, some are still trying to make their presence felt, but the adulation and attention "Grey's Anatomy" continues to receive is unparalleled.
Deputy Transport Commissioner urges driving aspirants to make use of safety driving centre in Vijayawada
Venkateswara Rao on Monday, inspected the functioning of the newly inaugurated facility and spoke to the aspirants about precautionary measures to be followed while riding vehicles on roads.
Honda is trying to find a new club in Europe after leaving Australia's Melbourne Victory in May.
Honda Motorcycles & Scooters India introduced a variant of its popular scooter Activa that is compliant with BS-VI emission norms.
Prabhu Nagaraj, vice-president (brand and communications) at HMSI was also pleased with how his riders had developed.
While Maruti reported a 33 per cent drop in August sales at 1,06,413 units, sale of passenger vehicles by Tata Motors fell 58 per cent during the month under review.