Honda Activa 6G is a scooter available at a starting price of Rs. 74,177 in India. It is available in 4 variants and 10 colours with top variant price starting from Rs. 81,999. The Honda Activa 6G is powered by 109.51cc BS6 engine which develops a power of 7.68 bhp and a torque of 8.84 Nm. With both front and rear drum brakes, Honda Activa 6G comes up with combined braking system of both wheels. This Activa 6G scooter weighs 106 kg and has a fuel tank capacity of 5.3 liters.
The Honda Activa has been the highest selling scooter in India for years now. The Activa 6G is currently the most modern Activa one can buy in India and this has been possible due to number of reasons. This Honda is known for its excellent reliability, smooth engine and cycle parts that don’t go bad for many years. Plus, the overall cost of service is reasonable, which makes the ownership experience stress-free and also light on the wallet.
Honda Activa 6G Colours & Design
The Honda Activa 6G is currently sold in India in six colours – blue, red, yellow, black, white and grey. There’s also one special edition variant on sale, but that is a limited edition model. In terms of overall styling, this latest generation Activa has retained the same design but it looks a bit more attractive now, thanks to some chrome and revised fascia design.
Honda Activa 6G Mileage & Performance
The Activa 6G is known to churn out good mileage. If ridden well, the scooter can easily churn out around 45-50kmpl. So with a fuel tank capacity of 5.3 litres, the Activa 6G can be ridden for almost 250kms before needing to visit a petrol pump. The 109cc BS6 compliant engine is extremely refined and silent. This motor makes 7.6bhp and 8.8Nm as against 8bhp and 9Nm on Activa 5G.
Honda Activa 6G Specifications & Features
The Activa 6G gets external fuel filler cap, an engine start-stop switch, a silent starter, and a dual-function switch that opens the seat and external fuel lid. The biggest upgrade, however, is the addition of telescopic forks at the front. The scooter rides on 12-inch front and 10-inch rear wheels. When it comes to overall dimensions, the Activa 6G is 1833mm long, 697mm wide and 1156mm tall. It gets a wheelbase of 1260mm and a ground clearance of 171mm. In order to maximize overall comfort, the Activa 6G’s seat is quite long at 692mm
The Smart Key variant further benefits from the keyless operation that allows access to various functions. These include keyless handlebar lock/unlock, keyless access under-seat storage, and keyless opening of the fuel lid. The new Smart Key can also be used to locate the scooter in the parking lot. Further, the scooter benefits from an anti-theft function, thus enhancing the security of the vehicle. A knob-style switch located on the scooter can be used to access the aforementioned functions.
Honda Activa 6G Alternatives
The Honda Activa 6G competes with the TVS Jupiter, Suzuki Access, Yamaha Ray ZR and the Hero Maestro Edge. But luckily for the Activa, no scooter brand has managed to overthrow it ever.