Taipei, Taiwan – Honda Taiwan launches 3 new inter-level models including GOLDWING, CB1000R, and Africa Twin at 2018 Taipei International Auto Show. These 3 new inter-level models are showcased after Tokyo Motor Show and EICMA Milan Motor Show in 2017.
To realize the brand spirit of "Be Your Wing" continuously and set the primary target of meeting customers’ expectation toward the sales and service of Honda's Fun Big motorcycles, Honda Taiwan introduced 9 new Fun Big motorcycles in 2017 and established the 5th large sized 6S service center. In addition, in October, first MSX125 was introduced and officially entered into the market of Fun small motorcycle. The full-scale product series were supported and endorsed by the consumers. The sales volume of Honda's motorcycle was more than 2,500 units in 2017 and the growth was 165% compared to 2016.
Along with the coming of 2018 Taipei Auto Show on December 30, Honda Taiwan is going to showcase 3 new inter-level models and sets them into the pre-order list. These 3 new inter-level models will be newly showcased after Tokyo Motor Show and EICMA Milan Motor Show in 2017.
Customer can start pre-order of these 3 models with NTD 1,268,000 for the flagship cruiser GOLDWING, NTD 578,000 for CB1000R with style of Neo Sports Cafe, and NTD 568,000 for CRF1000L Africa Twin with pure off-road performance. These models are all the top ones in its individual grade and the official price will be announced in the second quarter of 2018.
2018 newly launched models of Honda Motorcycles
Since launched in 1975, HONDA GOLDWING owns the king title in the field of cruiser models. In 2018, Honda facelifted the GOLDWING with the sophisticated motorcycle technology, but continued to have the classic boxer 6 cylinder-engine. In the apparel, not only the full aerodynamic appearance, but the body is more substantial light weighted. With the new suspension design and electronic control system, it will offer the riders to enjoy the peak-level of riding pleasure. GOLDWING will be the awesome partner to go with you in the perfect mobility life style.
2018 CB1000R is equipped with the in-line 4-cylinder engine inherited from the racer, CBR1000RR, and it created a brand new look with the appeal of "NEO SPORTS CAFE". Brilliant retro appearance combined with the new generation of inherent sports motorcycle technology, the high performance and electronic control technology will make it more perfect in sports performance. Again, it set the new benchmark in the 1 liter scale of sports motorcycles.
CRF1000L Africa Twin
Africa Twin, with the appeal of "True Adventure", it inherits the glory of Honda in the course of rally. To demonstrate the full nature of off-road, Africa Twin was built with a new generation of twin cylinders and go with the wheel configuration of 21/18 at front/rear, so as to conquer numerous kinds of terrain. To meet the needs from riders further, Africa Twin also equips with TRACK and POWER modes, to help the riders facing the indefinite adventure on the road.
Honda Taiwan will continue to move towards 2018 with the goal of playing the most reliable partner on the riders' road.