The 2023 CB200X, which complies with OBD2 standards, is available for purchase in India starting today, according to Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India (HMSI). The motorcycle's price has been reduced slightly from the previous model to Rs 1.47 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi), and the improved 184.4cc engine is now BS6 Phase 2 compliant as well. The all-new CB200X from Honda comes in a total of three exciting colour options- Decent Blue Metallic (new), Pearl Nightstar Black, and Sports Red. Sharing his thoughts on the launch of the new CB200X, Mr. Tsutsumu Otani, Managing Director, President & CEO, Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India, said, “Today marks a significant milestone as we launch the 2023 CB200X inspired by Honda’s legendary CB legacy. Since its launch in 2021, CB200X has received tremendous response in the market and is a perfect riding companion for the customer’s daily commutes as well as short weekend getaways beyond the cityscapes.”
Yogesh Mathur, Director, Sales and Marketing, Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India, commented, “We are pleased to introduce the 2023 CB200X with an OBD2 compliant engine, stylish graphics, and a new assist & slipper clutch. Marking a steady evolution in the 180-200cc motorcycle segment, the CB200X urban explorer is inspired by the dreams of the new-age customers and their passion for motorcycle riding who want to Explore Life with Every Ride!”
2023 Honda CB200X: Design
The 2023 CB200X is said to be a "perfect choice for weekday commutes as well as for weekend fun," drawing its styling from the Honda CB500X. The motorcycle is modelled on the Hornet 2.0, which just attained BSVI stage 2 compliance, and it features sleek-looking body panels, fresh graphics, and a diamond-type steel frame. An LED headlamp, LED turn indicators, and an X-shaped LED tail lamp are all included with the new CB200X.
2023 Honda CB200X: Mechanical Specifications
An 184.4 cc, 4-stroke, single-cylinder BS-6 PGM-FI engine powers the motorcycle. It produces a maximum torque of 15.9Nm at 6,000rpm along with 17bhp of peak power at 8,500rpm. It is coupled to a five-speed transmission that now has a slipper and assist clutch. Furthermore, the engine has eight onboard sensors and Honda's programmed fuel injection, which continuously injects the ideal fuel and air mixture for greater effectiveness and performance. Additionally, HMSI is providing a 10-year warranty package for the motorcycle (3 years standard + 7 years optional).
2023 Honda CB200X: Hardware and Features
The motorcycle has a monoshock in the back and a USD fork up front in a Gold hue. With 167mm of ground clearance, the CB200X should be plenty for non-surfaced roads and moderate terrain. The bike's kerb weight stands at 147 kilogram.
On the feature front, a completely digital instrument panel with five adjustable brightness settings, an upright riding position, and dual petal disc brakes aided by a single-channel ABS system are present. The instrument console displays essential data and includes the clock, fuel gauge, twin trip meters, battery voltmeter, odometer, speedometer, and tachometer. Even a warning light on the instrument panel turns on if any malfunctions are found.