Honda Motorcycle India unveiled a new concept bike in 2016 Auto Expo. The new motorcycle is named as ‘Honda CX-02‘. It is the second concept motorcycle by HMSI at the show, and follows the footsteps of the Honda CX-01 Concept that was unveiled at the Auto Expo 2014.
As of its predecessor, the Honda CX-02 is beeing developed by Honda’s R&D team in India. The Project CX-02 can be decrypted as CX for Concept Cross and 02 for being the second design model by HRID for India. The CX-02 is the response from the styling design team at HRID to the ’emerging need of urban Indian youth enjoying global exposure’.
The Honda CX-02 is powered by an inline twin-cylinder liquid-cooled engine and features separate LED headlamps for low- and high-beam, twin LED DRLs, a narrow and tall visor, hand guards with integrated turn indicators, a semi-fairing that emerges from the fuel tank, inverted fork, multi-spoke alloy wheels coated in black, disc brakes with Nissin calipers and ABS, engine guard, split seat, aluminium rear sub-frame, tyre hugger, LED tail lamp, fully digital instrument console with a multi-colour display, switchable traction control system, a stubby twin-port exhaust canister, and Avon Distanzia 120/70-R17 and 160/60-R17 dual purpose tyres.