Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India, Private Limited (HMSI)
is the wholly owned Indian subsidiary of Honda Motor Company, Limited
, Japan. it was the fourth Honda automotive venture in India, after Hero Honda
, Kinetic Honda
Motor Ltd and Honda Siel Cars India Limited
The entry of Honda into the Indian market as HMSI began with the launch of the Honda Activa
, a 100 cc scooter. A slightly modified trendier version of the Activa was soon launched, as the Honda Dio
. Honda Eterno
was launched thereafter to add to the portfolio of HMSI's scooters.
The Honda Unicorn
was the first motorcycle
released by HMSI. The Honda Shine
has since been released.
Honda launched this gearless scooter in Feb/March 2008.The slogan for this is "Live your style".
The specifications are :Type:4 Stroke,Cylinder: Single CylinderCooling mechanism: Air-cooled, OHC,Displacement :102ccMax Power: @7000 rpmMax Torque:0.8 kgm @5500 rpmTransmission: V-Matic
The Honda Activa is the first scooter model released by HMSI for the Indian market. It was marketed as a family vehicle. Honda Activa is recommended for its more practical and conservative styling, ease of use, better ride quality and the excellent 102 cc engine(recent models come with 110cc engine). The... Read More