Honda Activa for the family

KATHMANDU : Saykar Company Ltd — the authorised distributor of Honda Motors — launched Honda Activa scooter with a slogan, ‘Activa-joy on and on’.

The new Honda Activa comes with refreshing style, more mileage and a horde of new features, the company said. It has a 110cc powerful engine with 15 per cent increased mileage. “It gives 55 km per litre of petrol,” said Saurav Jyoti, director. The company said the Honda Activa is a family vehicle. “It is a family vehicle that can be ridden by father, daughter, mother and son,” said chairman of Saykar Padma Jyoti.

Honda is a prime brand in the Nepali two-wheeler market for the last four decades. Currently, it has a market share of 28 per cent in motorbikes and 80 per cent in scooters. Around 47 million people are riding Honda motorcycles and scooters all over the world, said the company. Two variants of the Honda Activa are available — standard and deluxe — with six colour options. It is available in the market for Rs 1,40,000 with a two-year warranty. “We have financing scheme with 30 per cent down payment,” he added.