Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India (HMSI) today launched its most affordable and fuel-efficient mass motorcycle – Shine 100 in Rajasthan. Now marking its presence in the 100cc basic mass commuter category, Honda’s brand Shine’s undisputed leadership in 125cc motorcycle segment is a testimony to the trust, reliability, and advanced technology it offers to the customers. Shine 100 is developed with as many as 12 patent applications for the enhancement of reliability.
At the heart of Shine 100 ticks an all-new 100cc OBD2 compliant PGM-FI engine, boosted by Enhanced Smart Power (eSP) which optimizes energy output by maximizing efficient combustion and minimizing friction with a smooth eco-friendly engine. This new 100cc engine is lightweight and efficient with the finest innovation producing optimum performance, enhanced maneuverability, and class leading mileage delivering highest value to customers. External fuel pump fitted outside the fuel tank reduces the maintenance time as it is easily accessible.
The long and comfortable seat (677mm) provides ample space for rider and the pillion riding to ride long distances with comfort. Be it family or utility-based rides, seating posture of Shine 100 ensures unmatched comfort and makes it the best choice for fatigue free daily commuting. Shine 100 has a uniquely designed tank and a narrow leg-opening angle, giving the rider an excellent knee grip.
The riding position has been designed keeping in mind family comfortable riding and load carrying. The optimum seat height (786mm) allows easy ground touch for average height Indian riders. The specially developed suspension unit with long stroke manages any kind of road conditions with ease. Its ability to absorb the vibrations on rough surface gives extra stability and confidence to the rider and pillion.
Side Stand with Engine Inhibitor prevents engine start while the side stand is engaged enabling a convenient and carefree ride. Making every ride on the Shine 100 comfortable and convenient is the Combi-Brake System (CBS) with Equalizer.
Lightweight durable steel frame contributes to overall lower vehicle weight. It gives a soft steering feel and excellent maneuverability. Durable & tough frame is suitable for variable road conditions and supports carrying load. Handling the vehicle on narrow roads is made easy with small turning radius of 1.9 meters which is class leading in this segment. Excellent gradeability allows Shine 100 to easily climb inclines even while carrying heavy loads. Long Wheelbase (1245 mm) and high ground clearance (168mm) are on offer. HMSI is also offering a special 10-year warranty package (3 years standard + 7 years optional extended warranty) on Shine 100.
Introducing the “100 PE 100” special introductory finance scheme for Shine 100, where customers can avail best in industry financing options from multiple institutions. With this offer, customers can enjoy benefits like Zero Documentation Charge, No Advance EMI’s and Processing Fee of only Re.1.
Shine 100 will be available in 5 color options (Black with Red Stripes, Black with Blue Stripes, Black with Green Stripes, Black with Gold Stripes and Black with Grey Stripes). The all-new Shine 100 comes with a special introductory price of Rs. 62,900 (ex-showroom, Rajasthan).