Honda Motorcycles launched their all-new cruiser motorcycle H’Ness or Highness in the Indian market earlier today. Honda Highness will compete with bikes like Royal Enfield Classic 350 and Jawa 42 in the segment. Prices for this all-new Honda motorcycle start at Rs 1.9 lakh, ex-showroom and here is the image gallery of Honda Highness retro motorcycle, which we would be soon seeing on our streets.
The Honda CB350 H’ness gets a retro modern styling like other motorcycles in the segment. In comparison to the competition, it has lot of modern features like LED headlamps with DRLs, LED turn indictors and so on.
The front gets a telescopic suspension and it rolls on 19 inch rubber at the front that are wrapped around Y shaped alloy wheels. Both front and rear gets disc brakes and come with dual channel ABS as standard.
Moving up, the handle bar provides an upright riding position like in Jawa 42. The semi digital instrument cluster shows number of information in it. It shows Average mileage, real time mileage, battery voltage meter, gear position indicator, DTE, bluetooth connectivity, side stand indicator, selectable torque control, ABS, and so on.
The left end of the handle bar gets toggle switches and the right hand side gets the engine start/stop switch. It even gets a hazard switch
It gets a retro and sturdy looking round fuel tank. It is available in 6 colour options. The 3 single tone options are available with DLX trim whereas the DLX Pro gets dual tone options.
The chrome plated engine with Honda badge looks very retro and goes well with the bike. The chrome plated exhaust also looks great and has enough grunt to it.
It gets an almost flat single piece seat that is expected to provide optimum comfort to the rider on long journeys. The side panel has H’Ness 350 badge on it.
There is a grab handle at the rear and the mudguard is extended towards the rear. The LED tail lamps and turn indicators are placed here only. The mudguard exposes the fat rear tyre by a bit.
Honda Highness is powered by a 348-cc,single cylinder, air cooled, fuel injected engine that generates 21 Ps and 30 Nm of peak torque.