New patent filings in India means that Honda is planning to carry the CBF 190 R to our shores quickly. The motorbike is at the moment bought in worldwide markets akin to China and Latin America. If launched in India, the bike will compete with gamers within the 200-cc phase such because the KTM 200 Duke.
In a number of circumstances, there’s no assure that the product can be launched after the producer recordsdata for a patent. However, it does point out that the corporate is pondering over its viability within the Indian market. Reports citing sources near the matter counsel that the patent was filed in June final 12 months and has been revealed within the journal dated March 2020.
In Honda’s Indian lineup, the CBF 190 R may carry a distinct nameplate and are available as a premium choice over the Hornet and Unicorn. At the second, Honda faces an enormous void between the CB Unicorn and the premium CB 300 R which may very well be stuffed by the CBF 190 R.
In the worldwide markets, the CBF 190 R is powered by a 184.4-cc air-cooled single-cylinder engine that outputs 15.8hp and 15.3Nm of torque by way of a 5-speed transmission. In India, the motorbike may be capable to juice out extra energy to have the ability to compete with its speedy rivals.