Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India (HMSI) is celebrating the first anniversary of its Livo 110cc premium commuter motorcycle in the country with the introduction of two new colours – Imperial Red Metallic and Matte Axis Gray Metallic. The colours have been added to the Livo’s existing set of colour available and the Japanese bike maker says the shades help enhance the sporty character of the motorcycle. The Livo is targeted at young first time motorcycle buyers in the country who prefer style as well as functionality.
Commenting on the Livo’s first anniversary, YS Guleria, Senior Vice President – Sales & Marketing, HMSI said, “In the past 12 months, the LIVO successfully went against the wind and outperformed, while the 100-110cc segment was under stress and faced a negative growth. With 2.5 lakh units sold in a year, Livo is now Honda’s best-selling motorcycle in the segment & the new exciting colour options will further enhance Livo’s sporty character and youth appeal.”
Honda Livo New Colours
The Honda Livo is now now available in six colour options
Replacing the slow selling Twister, Honda introduced Livo 110cc motorcycle last year and the model has received an excellent response. The bike is essentially based on the Dream series, but gets sporty and angular styling that makes it appealing to younger buyers. Power on the other hand, comes from the company’s tried and tested 109.19cc single-cylinder, air-cooled engine tuned to churn out 8.2bhp at 7500rpm and 8.63Nm of torque at 5500rpm. The motor is paired to a 4-speed gearbox.
Suspension setup on the Honda Livo comprises of telescopic forks up front and spring loaded hydraulic units at the rear, while braking comes from twin drum brakes with the front disc brake available as optional. Apart from the two new colours, the Livo is already available in four more shades, namely Athletic Blue Metallic, Pearl Amazing White, Sunset Brown Metallic and Black. Prices for the motorcycle start at 53,501 (ex-showroom, Delhi).