Honda CB Twister was launched in 2010 keeping in growing entry level motorcycle segment in mind. The segment at which the CB Twister is placed in attracts the maximum number of sales and volumes. The Japanese manufacturer wanted to give a stylish entry level scooter to this mass market segment with the CB Twister. The motorcycle has a fresh and sporty design which makes the motorcycle look young and stylish. The CB Twister gets sporty headlamp, screen less front cowl and curvy fuel tank that help this machine look aggressive.
The Honda CB Twister is powered by a 109cc air cooled single cylinder engine that generates 9bhp at 8000rpm and 8.97Nm at 6000rpm. The engine is mated to a four speed gearbox with 1-down and 3-up as is gear shift pattern. The CB Twister has 8 litres of fuel tank capacity and has a kerb weight of 108kg. The CB Twister has telescopic suspension in the front and spring loaded hydraulic shock absorber at the rear. It gets 17 inch allow wheels and tubeless tyres at the front and the rear.
The CB Twister is sold in three variants in India, drum brakes with kick start, drum brakes with electric start and front disc brake with electric start. Four colour options are available for this motorcycle – Heavy Grey Metallic, Electric Yellow Metallic, Sports Red and Black.