Honda CB Unicorn 160

Ex-Showroom Price

₹ 75,327
* Delhi. May vary.

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QUICK FACTS & SUMMARY
Bike Variant Honda CB Unicorn 160 (Standard Model)
Current Status Available
Body Type Sports Commuter
Fuel Type Petrol
Price in India Honda CB Unicorn 160 is priced at INR 75,327 in India (Ex-Showroom).
Shades Imperial Red Metallic, Pearl Black, Geny Grey Metallic and Sunbeam White, Matte Blue
Official Tagline Looks Good. Is Good.
Warranty in India 2 Years or 24,000 kms (whichever is earlier)
Vehicle Overview CB Unicorn 160 shares its engine with the recently introduced CH Hornet while keeps the lower state of tune for better mileage. The 162.71cc engine is good for 14.5 BHP and 14.61 Nm of torque. It weighs just 135 kg and competes against Yamaha SZ-RR, Hero Achiever and Bajaj V15. Being premium out of all of them, Honda even offers a CBS model for the motorcycle. It claims a top speed of 106 kmph and comes with a single front disc brake.
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Standout Features Digital Instrument Console, Low Seat Height, Honda Eco Technology, Disc Brake, Electric Starter
Should You Buy It? Honda Unicorn 160 is for those who love elegance in their bike. It lacks sporty punch and hence, only go for it if you can live without that.
ENGINE & GEARBOX
Engine Description 162.71cc single-cylinder, air-cooled 4-stroke SI engine with Honda Eco Technology (HET), BSIV
Displacement 162.71 cc
Maximum Power 13.82 HP @ 8000 rpm
Maximum Torque 13.92 Nm @ 6000 rpm
Number of Cylinders 1
Emission Standard BSIV
Compression Ratio 10:01
Bore 57.3 mm
Stroke 63 mm
Air Filter Type Viscous Paper Filter
Bharat Stage IV (BS4)
Number of Gears 5
Gear Pattern 1-N-2-3-4-5
BRAKES & TYRES
Front Brake 240mm Disc
Rear Brake 130mm Drum
Front Tyre 80/100-17
Rear Tyre 110/80-17
Front Wheel 17-inch
Rear Wheel 17-inch
Wheel Type Alloys
Tubeless Tyres
Alloy Wheels
SUSPENSION & CHASSIS
Front Suspension Telescopic Forks
Rear Suspension Spring Loaded Hydraulic Type (Monoshock)
Frame Diamond
DIMENSIONS & WEIGHT
Overall Length 2045 mm
Overall Width 757 mm
Overall Height 1060 mm
Ground Clearance 150 mm
Seat Height 780 mm
Wheelbase 1324 mm
Kerb/Wet Weight 135 kg
Fuel Tank Capacity 12 litres
INSTRUMENT CONSOLE FEATURES
Speedometer Digital
Tachometer Digital
Trip Meter Digital
Odometer Digital
Clock Digital
Fuel Gauge Digital
BATTERY & ELECTRICALS
Battery Type MF
Capacity 44Ah
Voltage 12V
PERFORMANCE & MILEAGE
Mileage 42-52 kmpl (approx.)
Top Speed 106 kmph
COMFORT & CONVENIENCE FEATURES
Electric Start
Pillion Footrest
LIGHTING
Head Light 12V 35/35W
Tail Light LED
Automatic Headlamp On (AHO)

Honda CB Unicorn 160 Review

31 Dec, 2015 11:51 AM

Overview

Honda CB Unicorn 160 is a new machine by two-wheeler king, Honda. It was launched in India on 18th December, 2014. It is being offered in two variants - Standard and CBS-equipped. If we talk about its exterior, it inherited many features from CB Trigger along with some tweaks to enhance its looks. The CBS variant is offered at Rs. 74,400 approximately which is bit higher than its standard variant, which is available for INR 69,400.

Exterior

Honda CB Unicorn 160 holds a conservative design and its styling is inspired by the CX-01 concept which was announced in Auto-EXPO this year. It has similar headlight cluster as seen in the CB Trigger but it get a refreshed H-shaped LED tail lights to make it different from Trigger. It has a 12-litre fuel tank at front with a Honda badge on it, all-digital instrument console, well styled saree guard, black plastic cladding, floating side cowls and a chrome-finished muffler.

Dimensions & Weight

The length of Honda CB Unicorn 160 is measured as 2045mm, width as 757mm, height as 1060mm along with a wheelbase and kerb weight as 1324mm and 135 kg.

Instrument Console

The well-designed instrument console is equipped with a digital speedometer, a tachometer, twin trip meters, a digital fuel gauge and an odometer.

Engine & Mileage

Honda CB Unicorn 160 comes equipped with 162.71cc single cylinder, air-cooled engine with Honda Eco Technology (HET). It generates a maximum power of 14.5 Bhp at 8000 rpm and maximum torque of 14.61 NM at 6000 rpm. It is mated to 5-speed manual transmission and it is set to reach a top speed of 106 kmph (claimed). The certified mileage claimed by Honda is 62 kmpl.

Brakes and Suspension

The bike rides on 80/100 front tyre and 110/80 rear tyre with the stopping power provided by a 240mm Disc brake at front and 130mm drum brakes at rear end. Suspension duties are handled by telescopic forks at the front and spring loaded Hydraulic shock absorbers at the rear.

Variants

There are two variants available in Honda CB Unicorn 160 - Standard variant which comes with disc and drum brakes. CBS variant which comes equipped with combi-brake system.

Shades and Price

Honda CB Unicorn 160 comes in total four beautiful colors including Pearl Black, Imperial Red Metallic, Geny Grey Metallic and Sunbeam White. The company has offered the standard variant at Rs. 69,350 and CBS variant is priced at Rs. 74,414 both prices are ex-showroom, Delhi.

Visual Comparison

CB Unicorn 160 vs. CB Hornet 160R

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I will recommend Honda Unicorn to everyone. ... read more

Best Features: Low noise, no vibrations till 90 kmph

Pros: Driven 100000 kilometers, it still goes butter smooth.

Cons: Lack of spare parts

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I like this bike unicorn is very smooth bike and very comfort and fuel efficient bike but I have one problem I like Speedometer digital like unicorn 160 ... read more

Best Features: This bike is best in 150 cc every thing is ok but no digital Speedometer

Pros: I like Speedometer change to digital

Cons: Speedometer

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