A new model of the highly popular Activa is ready to hit Goan roads. The Activa 5G comes in two variants, STD and DLX priced at Rs 54,064 (ex-showroom, Goa) and Rs 55,929 (ex-showroom, Goa) respectively. The fifth-generation model has subtle changes. It is new in terms of looks, features, comfort and convenience while at heart it remains unchanged.
It has an all-new LED unit up front with position lamps integrated into the handlebar. The body is full-metal with chrome garnish. On the features front, the 5G gets a digital-analogue instrument console for essential information, convenient front and rear hooks for carrying your stuff, a smart seat-opening switch placed at the front, 18-litres under seat storage, tubeless tyres, CBS with equalizer for enhanced safety.
The DLX variant is equipped with service due indicator, eco speed indicator and mobile charging socket under the seat. The scooter is powered by HET technology, 4-stroke, fan-cooled, BS-IV compliant 109.19cc engine that puts out max power and torque of 8bhp and 9Nm respectively. There are plenty of color options to choose from, a total of eight, yellow, brown, grey, black, silver, white, red and blue.
Honda unveiled the Activa 5G in February 2018 at the Auto Expo and now the bike is in showrooms and ready for delivery. The new 5G version is costlier by the 4G version by around Rs 1,000.