Great Mileage, Good Build Quality
Thin Tyre, Looking is Not Attractive
Honda CB Unicorn 160 is the latest offering from Honda and is the third motorcycle in the 150-160cc space in Honda’s line-up. This is a more powerful version of the CB Unicorn. This bike has 162.7cc engine that ca produce 13.8 BHP @ 8000 RPM power and 13.9 NM @ 6000 RPM torque. It can give 62 km/l (Approx.) mileage.
Honda CB Unicorn 160 – Specification, Breakdown & Analysis
Overview: The Honda CB Unicorn 160 is the replacement for the Unicorn 150 which is among the highest selling 150cc motorcycles. The Honda motorcycle was recently updated with AHO and is also now BS-IV emission norm compliant. It has great power. This is the third bike of 160cc lineup in Honda. The styling of the Unicorn 160 is conservative to appeal to the mature target audience.
Design: Honda CB Unicorn 160 is evolved and gets its styling from the Honda CX-01 concept which was unveiled at the 2014 Auto Expo. There is a dash of Trigger in the design too and that’s why the overall design is muscular. The styling of the Unicorn 160 is conservative to appeal to the mature target audience. The H-shaped taillight is a neat touch to the rear. While the overall design is pleasing, it isn’t something that one would drool over. The Unicorn 160 also features an all-digital instrument console but disappointingly it doesn’t get engine kill switch.
Engine & Transmission: Honda CB Unicorn 160 has 162.7cc single cylinder, two valve, air cooled BS4 cmpliant engine. This engine can generate 13.8 BHP @ 8000 RPM power and 13.9 NM @ 6000 RPM torque. It has 5 speed manual gear transmission. Its fuel supply system is carburetor. Its bore is 57.3mm and stroke is 63mm. its compression ratio is 10.0:01. Its clutch type is wet multiplate. It has both electric & kick starting method.
Body, Brake & Suspension: Honda CB Unicorn 160 has Diamond type chassis. Its overall dimension is length 2045mm, width 757mm & height 1062mm. its ground clearance is 150mm and wheelbase is 1324mm. its overall weight is 134 kg and fuel tank can carry 12 liter fuel. It has disc brake system in front which diameter is 240mm and drum brake system in rear which diameter is 130mm. it has 17” alloy wheel . its front tire size is 80/100-17 and rear tire size is 110/80-17. Both tire are tubeless. It has telescopic suspension in front and Spring Loaded Hydraulic Type (monoshock) suspension in rear.