New Honda Dio Scooter.
Honda Dio scooter with LED Headlamp is now being sold in the Sri Lanka market after it was unveiled in the Indian market. This scooter now comes with a new BS-VI compliant engine to provide clean exhaust that won’t harm the environment. Dual-tone color scheme makes the scooter to look more attractive from the other scooters in the market. Large LED daytime running lights and Automatic Headlamp On (AHO) are additional features in the new design scooter. Combi Braking System (CBS) provides great braking power in an emergency on the road for the rider. Tubeless Tyre, comes with this new scooter. It got fuel tank of 5.3 liters capacity.
Honda Dio Price
In India: Dio STD: INR 66,280/-
Dio DLX: INR 69,630/-
Sri Lanka Price: Rs 247,900/-+
Dio DX: LKR 276,900/-
The buyers can select the new scooter from any of the available five exciting colors. They are Pearl Sports Yellow, Vibrant Orange, Sports Red, Matte Axis Grey Metallic and Candy Jazzy Blue. In Sri Lanka currently there are four colors only available from the dealers.
109.51cc Fan cooled, 4-stroke SI engine.
Single Cylinder powered
This is an air cooled engine.
It is a BS-VI engine.
It can produce 8 bhp of power and 8.91Nm of torque @ 7000 rpm
Peak Torque 8.91 Nm @ 5500 rpm
The engine is connected to automatic gearbox.
Honda Dio Specifications.
Engine: Fan Cooled, 4 Stroke, SI Engine
Maximum Power5.71 kW @ 8000 rpm
Maximum Torque9 N-m @ 4750 rpm
Top Speed 83 km/h
Fuel System Carburetor.
Starting Method: Kick/Self
Kerb Weight: 105 kg
Fuel Tank Capacity: 5.3 L
Engine Start Stop Switch.
Engaged Side Stand Cuts tyhe Engine from Starting.
New front pocket.
Programmed Fuel Injection.
Automatic LED Head Light ON (AHO)
Digital Instrument Panel
Combined Brake system enabled with Equalizer.
New LED Position Lights
Tubeless Tyre – Front and Rear wheels.
Dual Tone Colors with Sporty Graphics.
Up right under seat storage
Front Telescopic Suspension
Passing switch for Head Light.
External Fuel Lid
Split grab rail
In Sri Lanka it is necessary to get the revenue license and the third party insurance to drive a scooter or a motorcycle on the streets. It is compulsory to wear helmets to protect the rider and the pillion passenger. Riding a scooter with out a certified helmet is an offense where the rider can be prosecuted in the courts for violation of the law. Foreigners who want to ride motorcycle or scooter must have a local temporary driving license issued by the authorities.