After being retired from final 12 months, the Honda mini-bike is again, within the 2019 Honda Monkey, retailing at RM13,999. Proven to the Malaysian public on the Artwork of Pace 2018 present final July, the Monkey makes use of the Honda MSX 125 SF (roughly RM10,499), or Honda Grom, as its foundation.
Taking the 125 cc, air-cooled single-cylinder energy plant from the MSX 125, the Monkey’s engine produces 9.6 hp at 7,000 rpm and 10.5 Nm of torque at 5,500 rpm. Energy is delivered to the rear wheel by way of a four-speed gearbox and chain closing drive.
“Honda Monkey is a singular mini bike admired by its fan worldwide together with Malaysia,” mentioned Boon Siew Honda Managing Director and Chief Govt Officer, Keiichi Yasuda. “After months of its showcasing at many public exhibitions, we’ve got acquired constructive suggestions on it therefore our determination to supply this iconic mannequin for the Malaysian market.”
Fuelling for the Monkey is with Honda’s PGM-FI and gasoline is carried in a 5.6-litre tank that carefully follows the retro model of the unique Monkey. Rolling on 12-inch tyres, the Monkey is stopped by a 220 mm diameter brake disc in entrance, and a 190 mm unit within the rear with seat top at a rider-friendly 775 mm.
Full LED lighting is discovered all through the 2019 Honda Monkey, and a digital LCD instrument show reveals all the pieces the rider must know. There are three color choices out there in Malaysia for the Honda Monkey – Pearl Nebula Pink, Pearl Glittering Blue, and the aptly named Banana Yellow.
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