Indonesia’s burgeoning two-wheeler market exhibits no indicators of slowing down, the official distributors PT Astra Honda Motor (AHM) launching the 2019 Honda Genio scooter. For these paultan.org readers who commonly go to Thailand or Indonesia, a resemblance to the Honda Scoopy scooter will likely be seen.
Nonetheless, a number of updates and enhancements have been made to make the Genio scooter particular. For starters, the engine, whereas nonetheless the identical because the unit used within the Scoopy, has been labored over to be extra environment friendly and Honda claims a consumption determine of 1.69 litres per 100 km.
Fed by Hondas PGM-Fi, the Genio places out a claimed 9.zero PS at 7,500 rpm and 9.three Nm of torque at 5,500 rpm. Gas effectivity is additional improved with idling cease utilizing Honda’s ACG starter.
A primary for the Indonesia motorbike market is the Genio’s body, an all-new unit designed utilizing eSAF know-how. Thi includes the usage of laser welding and urgent, leading to a scooter that’s extra snug, lighter and straightforward to manage, a declare borne out by the Genio’s dry weight of 89 kg.
Different fittings for the genio embody LED lighting, digital instrument panel and a 14-litre cupboard space beneath the seat. Rolling on 14-inch wheels with 80/90 entrance tyre and 90/90 rear, the Genio makes use of a single hydraulic disc brake in entrance and drum brake on the again, with telescopic fork and monoshock on the again.
Gas is carried in a four.2-litre tank and there are 11 color choices for the 2019 Honda Genio in Indonesia in addition to two model. Pricing the Genio is 17.2 million rupiah (RM5,039) for the non-idle cease model and the Genio thus outfitted retails at 17.7 million rupiah (RM5,186).
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