Commences Exports to Australia & New Zealand
Mumbai, 27 July 2022: Harnessing its world-class manufacturing capabilities in India, Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India (HMSI) today announced the exports of its 125cc motorcycle SP125, to Australia and New Zealand. The motorcycle is exported via the CBU route and will be sold as ‘CB125F’ in these markets.
Shipment carrying around 250 units of SP125 have been dispatched to Australia & New Zealand from July’22 onwards. SP125 is currently being manufactured at Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India, Tapukara Plant in Alwar (Rajasthan).
Speaking on this achievement Mr. Atsushi Ogata, Managing Director, President & CEO, Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India said, “This development marks a step towards HMSI’s long term plans to expand production capabilities in India that serve globally. As HMSI’s reliable quality continues to delight customers across 38 countries around the world, we are moving ahead as per plan to expand exports footprint in the global markets.”
Its noteworthy that SP125 was the first BSVI motorcycle launched by HMSI in India. Powered by 19 new patent applications, the SP125 has a 125cc HET engine with eSP technology. The SP125 offers many segment-first technology features which includes including full digital meter, distance to empty, average fuel efficiency, real-time fuel efficiency, LED DC headlamp, Engine Start/Stop switch, Integrated headlamp beam/Passing switch, Eco Indicator, Gear Position Indicator.
HMSI’s ever-expanding global footprint around the World
Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India started exports from India in 2001 with its debut model Activa. Currently, Honda delights more than 30 lac customers with its export portfolio of 19 two-wheeler models in 38 diverse export markets led by Asia & Oceania, Middle East and Latin America.