2013 Special Edition Honda bikes in UK – NSC50R and CRF250L

Honda is pleased to announce the launch of new special edition models, just in time for Christmas, to compliment the existing range of motorcycles and scooters.

The new NSC50R – launched only weeks ago at EICMA and making its UK public debut at Motorcycle Live – is also available in special edition Repsol and Samsung colour schemes; the former, a MotoGP replica and the latter highlighting the racing relationship between Samsung and Honda in the British Superbike Championship, with the Samsung Honda team.  Continue reading “2013 Special Edition Honda bikes in UK – NSC50R and CRF250L”

Honda reveal CRF250R featured in James Bond: Skyfall

Honda (UK) has unveiled its programme of activities surrounding the partnership with the upcoming James Bond film, Skyfall, and today also gives fans a look at behind the scenes footage and images of James Bond riding the modified Honda CRF250R motorbike. Taken from the thrilling opening chase sequence, the footage shows 007 riding the motorbike in a Turkish street market as he pursues henchman, Patrice (Ola Rapace) and reveals the secrets of some of the chase stunts, that are filmed on the rooftops of Istanbul.

Honda’s CRF250R motorcycle proved to be the machine of choice by the 007 film’s action vehicles and stunt crew teams. Twenty of the motorbikes in total were modified courtesy of Chris Corbould’s award-winning Special Effects team for filming, which took place in Istanbul and Adana, Turkey earlier this year.  Continue reading “Honda reveal CRF250R featured in James Bond: Skyfall”

Boon Siew Honda Releases the CBR1000RR(RM95,900-107,600) and CRF250L (RM22,688), available at all Impian Honda showrooms in August 2012

Kuala Lumpur, 14th August 2012 – Boon Siew Honda brought in two new performance bikes – the new CBR1000RR Super Sports bike and the all-new CRF250L dual-purpose adventure bike. Both models will be available at all Impian Honda Showrooms. “These twin offerings will meet the diverse profiles of bike enthusiasts, with one machine for rough-and-tough use, and the other for a complete sense of control. One common denominator for these bikes is that each model is built upon the essence of realising dreams,” said Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Boon Siew Honda, Mr. Satoshi Okada.

The New CBR1000RR The superbike made for precision built handling, suitable for racetrack and regular riding The new CBR1000RR is made for bike aficionados who desire rides at exhilarating speeds, with maximum control. The new CBR1000RR embodies the principles of compact dimensions, a light and stylish frame and mass centralization. Whilst the CBR1000RR retains its powerful 999cc liquid-cooled 4-stroke DOHC inline 4-cylinder engine and new Programmed Dual Sequential Fuel Injection system (PGM-DSFI) make riding smoother and easy to maneuver. Its assisted slipper clutch feature increases chassis stability when decelerating and handling corners. New suspension settings mean smoother and more accurate response with Showa’s advanced Balance Free Rear Cushion that uses a double tube design. Its Big Piston Front Fork also uses Showa’s technology, reducing internal pressures for smoother damping and enhances stability during hard braking. Elegant 12-spoke cast aluminium wheels provide more consistent rigidity, working with the forks for improved handling.   Continue reading “Boon Siew Honda Releases the CBR1000RR(RM95,900-107,600) and CRF250L (RM22,688), available at all Impian Honda showrooms in August 2012”

Seven New Models for 2012 by AP Honda Thailand

 

AP Honda has released seven new models of their bikes. The lineup comprises of 4 new model (including Click 125i model change from the 110cc) and 3 new graphics scheme model change.

The new model includes the Honda CRF250L which is a motocross with the engine based on the CBR250R. This CRF250L are global model, so it means that we in Malaysia might get this too. CBR250R was a global and it is being released in Malaysia, so I’m hoping Boon Siew Honda will bring this in.  Continue reading “Seven New Models for 2012 by AP Honda Thailand”