Honda XRE 300 adventure bike expected to be launched soon in India by March 2018. This is a stylish looking bike packed with appealing specifications and options. This single-cylinder dual-sport motorcycle designed and manufactured by Honda in Brazil. This is first launched to replace the Japanese firm’s two South American on/off-road motorcycles XR250 Tornado and the NX4 Falcon.
As the name suggest the bike is for Adventurous activities. XRE300 is mainly aimed at urban riders but can be used for light trail work also.Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India (HMSI) may offers this bike in the country for an affordable price tag. They also plans to launch Africa Twin Adventure Bike. The Japanese manufacturer offers the XRE 300 adventure motorcycle with rough and tough look.
The Honda XRE 300 adventure bike powered by an efficient 291.6cc, single cylinder, air-cooled engine. This is mated to a five-speed gearbox for smooth transmission. Engine is capable of churning maximum power output of 25.4 bhp along with a peak torque of 27 Nm. Honda XRE 300 is a best option for country’s enthusiasts for adventure bikes. Honda XRE 300 Adventure Bike need to compete with the country’s most affordable proper entry-level adventure bike Royal Enfield Himalayan.
There are lots of criticism regarding the bike due to sub-standard build quality and defects in the engine. Royal Enfield Himalayan powered by a 410 cc 410cc single cylinder, air cooled engine which offers quality performance. The engine can churns out 28-32 BHP power and 40-44 NM torque on ride. Royal Enfield Himalayan features and Air-cooled engine with Digital Electronic Ignition support. Engine of this bike mated to 5 Speed Constant Mesh for a smooth transmission on ride. It supports Multi-plate Wet also.