In view of the Bharat Stage (BS-IV) emission standards, Honda has launched automatic scooter – the Dio with new graphics , 2 new colours , and some new features in the market. The 2017 Honda Dio has been priced at Rs 49,132. The price is ex-showroom, Delhi. The colours Pearl Sports Yellow and Vibrant Orange were added taking up the colour options available to five in numbers.
According to recent SIAM sales data of Feb 2017 , Honda Deo occupies 8th position among the top selling gearless scooters in India in 2017.The top selling scooter is Honda Activa which is followed by TVS Jupiter and Hero Maestro.
This scooter has now been given new graphics, a new front panel, new dual tone colour options and a redesigned instrument cluster.
Apart from this, the 2017 Honda Dio comes equipped with some essential features such as a mobile charging port in the under-seat storage bin, LED position light, Automatic Headlamp On (AHO), Honda’s patented combi braking system with equalizer, tubeless tyres and a wider seat.
The 2017 Honda Dio is powered by the same 109.2 cc, single- cylinder, air- cooled engine that produces 8 BHP of power @ 7,000 RPM and 8.91 Nm of peak torque @ 5500 RPM. This engine is mated to a V-Matic CVT gearbox.