Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India Pvt. Ltd. (HMSI) has launched the all-new Cliq 100cc scooter at a sticker price of Rs. 42,499 (Ex-Showroom, Delhi) in the country. It comes with a best power to weight ratio, while equipped with the company's Combi Brake System (CBS) with Equalizer technology. The Cliq is manufactured at Honda’s 2nd factory in Tapukara, Alwar District of Rajasthan. Starting with Rajasthan, it will be made available for sale across India in a stage wise manner. The new CLIQ comes in four attractive colours: Patriotic Red with White, Black, Moroccan Blue with White, and Orcus Grey.
Reiterating Honda’s next big step on taking scooterization beyond metros, Mr. Minoru Kato- President and CEO, Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India Pvt. Ltd. said, “Six out of 10 two wheelers sold in India belong to 100-110cc segment. Within this segment, automatic scooters have witnessed tremendous growth and now count for almost half of the total size. With the highly increasing demand and varied customer needs, this segment is poised to sub segmentation. As the leaders of scooter category, Honda has developed CLIQ which would address the needs of customers with additional value of comfort and convenience.” Honda Cliq comes with special block pattern tires with deep grooves for extra grip and better control. It also boasts of a spacious foot-board, large under-seat storage space and rear carrier (optional).
Mr. Yadvinder Singh Guleria, Senior Vice President – Sales and Marketing, Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India Pvt. Ltd. said, “Focused at up-country customers with a progressive mindset, CLIQ is a perfect blend of Practicality, Versatility and value for money. Breaking the price barrier of automatic transmission on two wheels, only Honda as the market leader in automatic scooters with its unparalleled economies of scale & assured Trust, could challenge traditional preferences by bringing this kind of disruption in the 100-110cc segment.” Being powered by the trusted 110cc Honda BS-IV HET (Honda Eco Technology) engine, it has maximum power output of 7.92bhp with an automatic transmission. Honda Cliq has a kerb weight of 102 kgs only. Mobile charging socket, tubeless tyres, maintenance free battery and viscous air filter are some of the other exciting features of the automatic scooter.