Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India has launched the 2018 edition of youth oriented moto scooter – DIO in the Indian market for Rs 51,292. The scooter features premium looking LED headlamps and position lamps. Honda has also added the signature gold rim, new digital meter and will offer the scooter with 9 colour options in 2 variants.
Honda is also offering their 4-in-1 lock with a seat opening switch on the new Dio. Other features on the scooter include a 3 step eco speed indicator, service due indicator, metal muffler protector, front hook and rear retractable hook. Honda will be offering the new Dio to customers in a Deluxe variant.
The scooter is powered by Honda’s trusted 110cc single cylinder petrol engine with HET (Honda Eco Technology). The company claims the engine offers improved combustion, reduced friction and better cooling to offer the best performance. Customers will also get the option of choosing to have a mobile charging socket.
Honda has equipped the Dio with their CBS (Combi Brake System) that comes with equaliser technology as standard. Yadvinder Singh Guleria, Senior Vice President, Sales and Marketing, Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India Pvt. Ltd. said, “Taking ahead the 15-year legacy of Dio, the 2018 avatar is available in 2 variants. More youthful than ever - with stylish new looks, new digital meter, 3 Step Eco Speed Indicator and Service Due Indicator, new Dio raises the bar even further. Dio is also the largest exported scooter from India and has crossed 5 lac exports milestone. The new world is all yours, when you’re Dioíng it the new way”