Unveiling the latest addition to Honda's motorcycle lineup, the retro-classic styled CB350 stands out. Priced at an introductory tag of 2 lakhs rupees (ex-showroom, Delhi), this model is accessible through Bigwing dealerships, offering two variants: CB350 DLX and CB350 DLX Pro, priced at 2 lakhs and 2.18 lakhs rupees respectively (ex-showroom, Delhi). Elevating the deal, Honda presents a 10-year warranty package (3 years standard + 7 years optional) with this new retro-classic bike.
Revolutionizing the Ride Experience
In direct competition with Royal Enfield Classic 350 and Jawa Classic, the motorcycle boasts a muscular fuel tank and a comprehensive all-LED lighting system (LED headlamp, winkers, and tail lamp). Incorporating retro elements such as a round-shaped headlamp, elongated metal fenders, metallic cover for the front fork, and a split seat, this bike exudes vintage charm.
Unveiling the Options and Innovations
The new Honda CB350 offers five color options: Precious Red Metallic, Pearl Igneous Black, Matte Crossst Metallic, Matte Marshal Green Metallic, and Matte Brown Dune. Featuring a digital-analog instrument cluster equipped with the Honda Smartphone Voice Control System (HSVCS), it also includes Honda Selectable Torque Control (HSTC) alongside Assist and Slipper Clutch. Notably, it houses an Emergency Stop Signal feature, ensuring enhanced safety.
Exploring the Honda CB350 Specs
The motorcycle boasts telescopic front forks and pressurized nitrogen-charged rear suspension for a smooth ride. Breaking boundaries, the new CB350 is equipped with a 310mm front disc and a 240mm rear disc for braking, complemented by dual-channel ABS. It rolls on 18-inch wheels and houses a 348.36cc, air-cooled, 4-stroke, single-cylinder BSVI OBD2-B compliant PGM-FI engine, shared with the H'ness and CB350RS models. Featuring a 5-speed gearbox, this engine generates 20.7hp at 5,500rpm and 29.4Nm at 3,000rpm, ensuring a powerful yet controlled performance.