This month In Jakarta, Indonesian. In Jakarta Motor Cycle Show (JMCS) 2012, followed by 9 brands motorcycle, there are Yamaha, Honda, Suzuki, Kawasak,i KTM, Ducati, Victory, BMW, and Lambretta. This event showed the new product from Honda and Yamaha. Honda launch Honda CB 150R Streetfire & Yamaha showed Yamaha Vixion Lightning. Actually Yamaha first be a number one brand in Indonesian with Vixion, but now Honda will be hard rival for Yamaha with CB 150R Streetfire. Honda CB150R look fashionable and stylish Urban Street Fighter. Both of them still use radiator.
Yamaha V-ixion motor sport market leader in Indonesia arrivals rivals from Honda. All know, this is the product of honda CB150R, present offers superior design and technology. But Yamaha did not remain silent, through the New V-Ixion the Lightning tried not to move to another heart.
Until now CB 150R specifications have not been explained publicly. The rest have to be patient at the beginning of December.
Behind the chassis, Honda engines to adopt its platform is not much different from the CBR150R, DOHC 4 valve 6 speed and used radiator. The only difference there is an additional kick starter and the release of 02 sensors.
Honda CB 150R confident with similar tail Honda CB 400R which incidentally iron horse JDM (Japanese Domestic Market). Honda CB 150R still stay on design like Honda Tiger tank cap. Ignition magnetic also designed to look like his brother. Borrows its shape shroud CB500R new design will be launched this week at the EICMA Milan.
Honda CB 150R wheel size 80/90-17 at the front and 100/80-17 at the rear.
About the price Honda CB 150R no one knows, wait till Desember..
But I think For all rider that wanna have motorsport but not have enough money, it can be a recommended. Because it price not so expensive when launching. Cheap not mean bad. Its one of recomended bike.