Honda Activa i Bike Review, Price, RTO & Insurance | Royal Sundaram
Honda Activa i
One of Honda’s biggest sellers, the Activa has received numerous upgrades and modifications. Honda Activa i is the latest entry in the scooter category. It is a scooter that is primarily made for the beginners. It is the 5th generation scooter in the Activa series. Launched in 2018, Activa i already received an update in the same year.
The automobile is offered in four color options: Orchid Purple Metallic, Lush Magenta Metallic, Candy Jazz Blue, and Imperial Red Metallic. What makes the bike good looking are the designs and decals on the side of the body. However, there is another colour option available in Matte Axis Grey Metallic, which is one dimensional.
In comparison to the regular Honda Activa, the scooter has only a few added changes like the dimensions which are slightly more significant than the regular one. But the engine of the i model is similar to the older Activa.
Honda Activa i Price
There is only one variant available of the scooter, and that is Honda Activa i. The ex-showroom price of the motorcycle is Rs. 50,548 in New Delhi. In Mumbai, the ex-showroom is Rs. 52,171. The cost of the scooter is competitively placed in the segment.
Honda Activa i Review
On the engine factor, the Activa shares the same motor with the Activa 5G, which is the 109 cc. The power that the scooter generates is 8.03 PS at 7,000 rpm, while it produces a torque of 8.94 Nm at 5,500 rpm. The Honda Activa i gets a front suspension at the bottom link. A single hydraulic damper is fitted at the rear. The fuel tank of the scooter is of 5.3-liter capacity. The weight of the scooter is 103 kg.
On the design front, the Honda Activa i is given four new color updates, all of them are available in dual tones. Even the mirrors are color induced. The significant difference between the regular Honda Activa and the i version is how skinnier and lighter the scooter is. It is designed in a way to attract the ones who are not an expert at driving two-wheelers. Added benefits of the scooter involve Always headlamp on (AHO) feature. Under the seating capacity of 18 liter is provided with a charging slot. Combi braking system comes with the bike just like the standard one. An updated console display is made available. Also, a unique lock opener and metallic heat protector are new features designed for the bike.
The scooter’s performance is, but it loses a lot of points because of its looks. It may attract many females but does not have the same impact on the male audience. Even the features provided for the price are scarce; however, the mobile charger slot is an added benefit.
Honda Activa i Insurance
Buying a scooter is not the final step of owning. Every scooter owner has to secure it by purchasing insurance. But choosing one is hard. That is where Royal Sundaram rescues with a list of essential benefits.
An insurer can claim up to Rs 15 lakh in the event of an accident. Comprehensive coverage for the scooter, third party damage to property and life, and accessories are provided. Claim settlement will be provided within ten working days.
Here is the list of things that are covered by the Royal Sundaram insurance package:
- Flood and Storm
- Explosion and fire
Royal Sundaram insurance package doesn’t just provide coverage but also delivers security.
Honda Activa i Registration
It is compulsory for every scooter got an RTO registration. The procedure starts with the owner applying for the registration within seven days, and this begins on the date of the owner getting the scooter. The person has to apply for the registration from their nearest RTO office. There are different rules for a person buying a scooter at one place and getting it registered at another. The registration charges depend on the state.
Below is the list of documents required to apply for registration:
- A copy of PAN card
- Address proof documents
- Insurance package
- Certificate of Sales
- Registration fee
- CMV20 form
Honda Activa i Alternates
The segment of the Honda Activa i competitive. If someone is in the market for new scooters, it may be helpful to look at some other brands like Honda Dio, TVS NTORQ 125, TVS Scooty Zest 110, Vespa VX 125, Hero Maestro, Aprilia SR 150, Suzuki Burgman 125, and Honda Grazia.
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