Expert Review of Honda Aviator
Honda Motors has served the Indian customers with some outstanding two wheelers. The company has catered to the need of all categories of people including a college going student to an office going person. Durability and reliability is what makes Honda Motors the best two wheeler company in India as well as in the global market. Honda Aviator is one of the products from the brand that comes with striking features and looks. Talking specifically about the disc brake variant, that is, Honda Aviator Disc, which is powered by a strong 109cc engine. The looks and body design of the scooter are quite attractive. The large seat onboard the scooter allows two adults to sit with utmost ease and comfort. The most attention grabbing attribute of Honda Aviator Disc is the fuel efficiency, which is roughly around 60kmpl. The scooter comes with maintenance free battery, which makes use of Honda global technology and it is a no leaking battery. Some of the other noticeable features of the two wheeler are self start option, tubeless tyres, big storage space, and alloy wheels. Accessories like body covers, seat covers, bumpers and guards are available with the scooter. Honda Aviator is in direct competition with its own siblings, that is, Honda Activa and Honda Dio, which have already taken the sales figure of company to a new height.
Mileage and Fuel Economy
Honda Motors is highly acknowledged for providing its vehicles with fuel efficient and long lasting engines. The company affirms that Honda Aviator Disc is quite capable of delivering a mileage up to 60 kmpl on highways and 45kmpl in city areas, which is quite remarkable in the present scenario when the price of petrol is at peak. The fuel tank of the two wheeler comes with a storage capacity of 6 litres, which make sure that the person can travel at least 300 kms in a single shift.
Honda Aviator Disc is offered in five stunning shades, which can easily take anyone’s heart. The different shades include monsoon grey metallic, Neo Orange Metallic, Pearl Blue, black with red graphics, black with blue graphics and red with red graphics. This gives the customers a wide range of alternatives to choose according to his/her preference.
Acceleration and Pick up
Talking about the acceleration and pick up strength, Honda Aviator Disc can attain 0 to 60kmph speed in a minimal time of 9.95 seconds. The scooter can touch a top speed of 85kmph, which is quite good in comparison to other gearless scooters in the Indian market.
Talking about the appearance, Honda Aviator Disc comes with attractive body design and certainly looks different from Honda Dio and Honda Activa. Honda Motors has done a serious engineering and craftsmanship on shape and appearance of Honda Aviator Disc to attract the young crowd. Highly rigid underbone chassis and 103kg weight makes it less unwieldy in comparison to other Honda gearless scooters. The side view mirrors are very well placed on both the handles, while the turn indicators look more sophisticated and stylish.
Honda Aviator upright KVTA seat is smartly designed, which makes sure that the rider and passenger at the back can easily travel long distances with utmost ease and comfort. Some of the comfort features onboard the scooter include analogue fuel gauge, self start option, analogue speedometer, passenger foot rest, pass light, low fuel indicator, low oil indicator and low battery indicator. The scooter is sacred with a large storage space beneath the seat. One can keep helmet or other useful things easily. Heavy cargos can be carried hassle free as there is lot of space in front.
The overall measurement i.e. length, width and height of Honda Aviator Disc 1802mm X 703mm X 1162mm while the ground clearance and saddle height are nearly around 145mm and 790mm, respectively. The kerb weight of Honda Aviator Disc is 102.3 kgs.
Honda Motors is highly acclaimed for providing powerful and fuel efficient engines in its vehicles. The company focuses on making long lasting engines. Honda Aviator Disc is motorized by a strong 109cc air cooled 4 stroke single cylinder engine. The engine is vastly capable of churning out a maximum power of 8BHP at 7000RPM and a top torque of 8.77Nm at 5500RPM. The cylinder bore and stroke measures 50mm X 52mm.
Honda Aviator Disc is outfitted with alloy wheels, which makes the scooter more likeable. The front and rear tubeless tyres of the scooter are sized at 90/90 - 12 53J. The wheelbase is approximately around 1256mm. The tubeless tyres minimize the chances of punctures even when riding on jacked or rutted roads.
Suspension is one of the key segments of any two wheeler as it insulates the roughness while riding and makes the ride more enjoyable and pleasurable. Talking about the same, Honda Aviator Disc is sacred with front telescopic suspension and spring loaded hydraulic type rear suspension.
Handling and Control
Moving towards the handling and control of Honda Aviator Disc, the scooter is particularly good to drive in traffic areas. It is blessed with 130mm front and rear drum brakes, which ensures complete security even when the scooter is at high speed. Honda Aviator Disc is hallowed with multi-focal headlamp with a 35-watt halogen lamp.
Honda Aviator Disc comes with unique style that can attract customers easily and good performance, comfortable ride and sufficient storage space are some of the reasons of huge sale of the scooter.
The scooter lacks advanced locking system and high price range, and less features are some of the disappointing sectors. It does not feature mobile charging socket as well.