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Honda increases H’ness CB350 price in India, costs more than Meteor 350

Written by Nayak

Honda2Wheelers India announces the new price list for H’ness CB350 in India. After the price hike, the motorcycle costs around INR 5,500 more than its immediate rival, Royal Enfield Meteor 350. There are two variants on offer, DLX and DLX Pro. The DLX trim now retails at an ex-showroom price of INR 1,89,905 up by INR 3,405. The top-spec DLX Pro has a sticker price of INR 1,95,905 (ex-showroom) which is also INR 3,405 when compared to the older pricing. Honda is selling the H’ness 350 via its premium Big Wing showrooms which are currently very limited in number. But, Honda is working to increase the BigWing showrooms’ presence in the country.

H’ness CB350 – Engine and Mechanicals

The motorcycle sees itself in the modern-classic segment, which is in much demand lately.  Powering the H’ness 350 is a 348.36cc BS6 engine which makes 21 BHP and 30 Nm of torque. The motorcycle disc brakes both at the front and rear along with a dual channel anti-locking braking system. The fuel capacity of 15 litres is enough for urban commute and more short weekend trips alike. The motorcycle gets a host of modern equipment to keep the rider at the utmost convenience. The list includes traction control, a semi-digital instrument cluster, Bluetooth connectivity, a slipper clutch and more. The motorcycle’s base is a double-cradle frame supported by telescopic forks and dual shock absorbers.

Honda H’ness CB350 And Its Rivals

The retro-looking modern motorcycles are selling in good numbers recently. The category currently includes the likes of Classic 500, Jawa Standard and Benelli Imperiale 400. The segment will go more competitive when other motorcycle makers launch their products in this genre. The H’ness CB350 gets 6 colour options, 3 each for each of the two variants. The DLX trim gets Pearl Night Star Black, Matte Marshak Green Metallic and Precious Red Metallic. Meanwhile, the DLX Pro trim has dual-tone colour options. This includes Athletic Blue Metallic With Virtuous White, Matte Steel Black Metallic With Matte Massive Grey Metallic and  Pearl Night Star Black With Spear Silver Metallic.