Planning to buy Honda Unicorn CB 150cc? Then you should know that Honda Motorcycles and Scooters India has increased the waiting period to six months from the day of booking due to increasing demand.
The bike major’s flagship model Unicorn 150cc has racked in so much of fan following ever since it was first launched in 2005. It was made-for-Indian-roads model, although there was some revamping that it underwent and then the company has relaunched it with the name Honda Unicorn CB and it complies with BS III norms.
Unicorn CB continues to fierce fight in the stiffly competitive 150cc segment, which also has Pulsar 150cc and Apache 160cc.
The news of waiting period for six months for the Honda Unicorn CB 150 has been confirmed by company official and it is due to the increased demand for the bike. The official admits that production hasn’t been ceased and on course to make the bike available in six months.
Honda Motorcycles and Scooters India has its first manufacturing plant in Gurgaon which has capacity of producing 16 lakh units per annum, and recently the company opened its new plant in Tapukara, Rajasthan with a production capacity of 12 lakh units per annum.
Unicorn CB 150 was the first bike in India in its segment to have come with mono shock suspension and is one of the most sought after 150cc bikes in India and the bike runs on a 149.1cc air-cooled 4-stroke engine producing maximum power of 13.3 bhp with a peak torque of 12.8Nm. Honda Unicorn is known to deliver good mileage of around 55-60 kmpl and is known for its good pickup too. The stretching of 6 months waiting period for the bike is sure a test for all Unicorn fans.