'Revolutionary' Honda m-bikes hit local roads
KUALA LUMPUR: Boon Siew Honda has unveiled the new "revolutionary" Honda NC700 series, describing the motorcycles as a "new concept crossover" designed for both city commute and off-road motoring.
The NC700 series consists of NC700X, NC700S and Integra (NC700D).
"The NC700 series reflects the company's effort to introduce different categories of riding excitement to the local market, namely naked style, fun-crossover and mid-concept," said Boon Siew Honda managing director and chief executive officer Satoshi Okada.
He said NC700X, for example, offers the agile performance of an off-road bike with high standards of comfort, safety and convenience of a street bike.
"The NC700S is the product of a simple requirement - to deliver a motorcycle that is fun to ride and user-friendly, at a reasonable price.
"It offers the practicality of a commuter together with the thrilling performance and distinctive style of a naked bike," Okada said in a statement.
The NC700X and NC700S have been available at all Honda Impian showrooms since last month.
The showroom price for NC700X is RM53,988 (standard edition) and RM62,088 (ABS with Dual Clutch Transmission version).
The NC700S sells at RM49,888 (standard version) and RM58,088 (ABS with Dual Clutch Transmission version).