Honda Africa Twin Adventure Sports is available in automatic transmission (DTC) and manual (MT) with prices starting at Rs. 15.96 lakh.
Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India (HMSI) has started delivering 2021 Honda Africa Twin Adventure Sports in India. The new Africa Twin Adventure Sports is available in two new color options, as well as a choice of manual transmission and dual-clutch automatic transmission (DCT). Pricing starts at Rs. 15.96 (ex-showroom) and is available in Darkness Black Metallic for manual transmission variant. The high-end DCT variant is priced at Rs. 17.50 lakh (ex-showroom) and is available in Pearl Glare White Tricolor.
2021 Africa Twin Adventure Sports engine details
The 2021 Honda Africa Twin Adventure Sports is powered by a 1084 cc parallel-twin engine producing 101 bhp at 7,500 rpm and a maximum torque of 105 Nm at 6,250 rpm. The engine now has lighter aluminum cylinder liners and redesigned engine covers. The basic engine structure has been retained, but the larger engine has a longer stroke, 75.1 mm to 81.5 mm, and the same 92 mm for additional displacement. The 2021 Honda Africa Twin also had the larger 1,084 cc engine, which replaced the older, parallel 999 cc twin engine.
Commenting on the delivery commencement, Yadvinder Singh Guleria, Director – Sales & Marketing, Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India Pvt. Ltd., said, “Africa Twin is the most lovable beast by adventure enthusiasts across the globe. The recent win at the Dakar rally also celebrates the origin of Africa Twin as an adventure machine developed to conquer the most brutal terrains. Honda TwoWheelers India is proud to offer the latest year model from the global line-up here in India.”
2021 Honda Africa Twin Adventure Sport features
The Adventure Sports model has a larger 24.5-liter fuel tank, a taller windshield, and a larger skid plate. The Honda Africa Twin electronics range has also been updated with Honda Selectable Torque Control (HSTC), which is now driven by a 6-axis Inertial Measurement Unit (IMU). The engine now has four power levels and three levels of electronic engine throttle, with seven levels of HSTC.
The new touchscreen instrument panel now provides Bluetooth audio as well as Apple CarPlay connectivity. The new Honda Africa Twin has four virtual drive mode options: Tour, Urban, Gravel, and Off-Road, and two additional, customizable driving modes. Dual-channel ABS offers off-road and on-road configurations and ABS on the rear wheel can be completely deactivated.