Pros: Extremely refined engine, well cushioned seat, modern features
Cons: Rear brake lacks feel, complicated seat-opening mechanism
The folks in the upper echelons of the international environment control have pushed for cleaner air, resulting in the shift to Euro 5 or in India’s case, the BS6 emission norms. While the mandate will only be implemented next year, Honda was early to the party and came with the Activa 125 BS6.
And apart from its environment-friendliness, the Honda Activa BS6 also offers a ton of additional features and technology. Spending a couple of days with the scooter, we test it in various conditions to find out how different the BS6 version of the Activa 125 is and if the new tech makes life any easier.