Inigo S. Roces / Honda Philippines | December 03, 2018 14:04
Latest models showcased
Honda Philippines, Inc. (HPI,) held the third and final leg of the Honda Riders Convention 2018 at the Tent, Mandani Bay, F.E. Zuellig Avenue, Mandaue City, Cebu, where motorcycle riders and enthusiasts gathered for a day of fun-filled activities and camaraderie.
During the event, Honda launched its latest models in various categories – such as the CRF150L and RS150R for the Sports category, the new XRM125 Motard for the Cub category, and finally for the Scooters, the all-new PCX150, Click125i and Click150i. These models have exciting new designs and features that are suited to the various Filipinos’ riding needs.
The CRF150L launched was in the newest color variant, black. It’s powered by the same 150cc engine with a PGM-Fi system.
For on-road sport, Honda unveiled the new color variants of the RS150R— Valiant Red and Matte Gunpowder Black Metallic. It maintains its six-speed, Dual Overhead Camshaft (DOHC) 150cc, liquid-cooled, engine.
The XRM125 has been refreshed yet again, with a new stripes design in both Fighting Red and Tangerine Orange color variants.
HPI all-new PCX150 boasts of fuel consumption of 51.3km/L. This high-end scooter has advanced features like keyless ignition, Anti-Theft Alarm, and Answer Back System, full LCD Dashboard, all-LED lighting with Hazard Light function, Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS,) ACG Starter and Idling Stop System, and more.
Honda also showed off the Click125i which is powered by a 125cc Liquid-Cooled, PGM-FI engine with Enhanced Smart Power and an ACG starter, making the model fuel efficient at 53 km/L. It also has the Combi Brake System (CBS) for added safety. It comes at an affordable price of PhP 74,900.
The higher-end variant is the Click150i, powered by a 150cc, liquid-cooled, PGM-FI engine with Enhanced Smart Power, ACG Starter and Idling Stop System, which gives the bike a fuel economy of 52km/L. Like the Click125i, it also has CBS. It also has keyless ignition, Anti-Theft Alarm, and Answer Back System. This scooter is priced at PhP95,900.
“The support [of Honda Riders] reminds us that we must continue to create the best products and latest innovations to continuously support your lifestyle,” said Hervic Villa, Department Manager of Motorcycle Sales Office about the latest models launched during the convention. “It motivates us to bring you best products, services and events.”
Other activities for the convention include test ride activity, Riders Skills Challenge, Motor Show, “Riders Got Talent” competition and the “Miss Honda Riders Con 2018” segment. With this, Honda concludes its series of Riders Conventions throughout the year, having previously held legs in Luzon and Mindanao which similarly gathered thousands of riders in celebration of the ever-growing Honda family.