Honda has launched the 2022 Africa Twin 1100 in India and the bike will get greater than only a recent paint scheme; it continues to be obtainable in guide and DCT variants. Nonetheless, the model has not launched the usual Africa Twin with its smaller gas tank.
The bike will get a readjusted console and whereas the 6.5-inch touchscreen TFT show is similar, it now helps Android Auto, along with Apple CarPlay.
The bike’s total design and bodywork is similar, however the bike will get a redesigned windscreen that’s 75mm decrease vertically and 97mm decrease diagonally. The concept is to enhance visibility, and the display screen will be adjusted by 5 positions with out utilizing any instruments.
The 99.2hp, 103Nm, 1082.96cc liquid-cooled 8-valve parallel twin engine stays the identical, and, as earlier than, the India-spec engine makes about 1.5hp lower than the worldwide variants. The 6-speed guide transmission is untouched, however the DCT computerized will get a programming change that ought to supply smoother engagement in first and second gears.
The Africa Twin is full of digital options and rider assists, together with a six-axis Inertial Measurement Unit (IMU), 2-Channel ABS, traction management and Bluetooth connectivity. Each MT and DCT variants get 4 using mode settings — Tour, City, Gravel and Off-road —with two customisable settings: Person 1 and a pair of.
The twin-LED headlamps have a cornering perform, and the gas tank is a big 24.5-litre unit. The bike additionally comes with cross-laced spoke wheels that help tubeless tyres. The 2022 Africa Twin is obtainable in only one color per mannequin — Pearl Glare White Tricolor for the MT and Matt Ballistic Black Metallic for the AT.
The guide bike is costlier by ₹40,000 at ₹ 16.01 lakh; however the value of the automated variant stays unchanged at ₹ 17.5 lakh, (each costs ex-showroom, Gurugram).