Jakarta – PT Astra Honda Motor (AHM) released European style premium AT scooter. With its timeless elegant design, agility and comfort of Honda SH150i will make rider's urban life perfect.
The Honda SH150i has been keeping its reputation as the top scooter brand in Europe with its outstanding elegant style, agility in urban road and comfort at variety of road condition with its large size wheel. These SH150i's features will satisfy Indonesian urban AT scooter rider's needs and also guide riders’ daily life to upper-class.
President Director AHM Toshiyuki Inuma said 33 years history at Europe proves how much European loves SH. And it will also satisfy Indonesian riders.
“We release Honda SH150i here in Indonesia the Top brand of scooter in Europe. During 33 years of long history, it established original timeless elegant design, and agility in congested Europe city road with compact wheel base and comfort even at traditional stone paved road with large size wheels. We optimist this new proposal will give new option who is searching fashionable model enriched with convenience feature.”
Executive Vice President Director AHM Johannes Loman said Indonesian customer nowadays is diversified along with their lifestyle trend. AHM brings a new trend in Indonesia by releasing new model which comes with taste of design that suitable for upper class customer.
“Honda SH150i is wholly new concept for Indonesia Scooter market. This European taste design will be a new answer for diversifying customer demand. And AHM's aftersales service network which spread all over Indonesia is providing the best customer satisfaction also for upper class customer by special treatment for SH150i enthusiast which has prepared on Honda Wing Dealer.”
The Honda SH150i styling theme is Dynamic and Light Feeling appears by its rounded lines into the body front to back and a LED headlight, taillight and position lights presents more elegant appearance.
This AT scooter with European design is applying an advance security feature in it class namely Honda Smart Key system, consist of ON/OFF switch, answer back system and anti theft alarm system which are integrated in 1 unit of a remote. The blue light is illuminated when riders switching it ON. These switch ease rider to activate ignition only by pushing the key switch. The switch also functions as seat opener and locks the steering handle.
The Honda SH150i presents a natural and comfort riding position by flat seat which provides plenty of support and room to move around, plus the slim floor, makes reaching the ground easy. More comfort by 146mm ground clearance and double seat for single and tandem riding.
Prestigious features applies such as Side Stand Switch to avoid engine ON while on lower position, new power charge placed in console box allows rider to charge cellphone while riding (*connector is needed), biggest fuel tank capacity in it class 7,5 liter and spacious utility box (U-box) to restore fullface helmet.
The Honda SH150i equipped with Liquid Cooled, 4-Stroke, SOHC, 150cc eSP (Enhanced Smart Power) engine which can maximize combustion efficiently and minimize friction to give optimal output energy. eSP technology are integrated with ACG Starter to get noiselessly engine sound when turned on and become the basic application of its advance feature of Idling Stop System (ISS), it can turned off the engine automatically when stop for 3 seconds and only pulling it throttle to start.
This popular Honda AT scooter achieved the best fuel consumption in it class up to 40.9 km/liter by EURO 3 testing method and activating ISS feature (ECE R40 method). (AHM internal test)
The Honda SH150i is applying high-tensile steel tubular underbone frame, manufactured with both rigidity and durability. Lightweight 16-inch aluminium die-cast wheels and tubeless tire is the key to its sure-footed handling ability and stability on a variety of road surfaces. Wheelbase is a compact 1340mm performs agility while riding.
This premium AT scooter also equipped with rear shocks feature 5-step preload adjustment with and 33mm telescopic front forks ensure excellent controlled ride. ABS (Antilock Braking System) is fitted as standard; both front and rear discs have a 240mm diameter; the front caliper is a two- piston design, the rear a single piston.
The Honda SH150i is available in 3 color options namely Jasmine White, Poseidon Black Metallic and Candy Luster Red on OTR (On The Road) DKI Jakarta price IDR 44.900.000 and ready on June 2017 in Honda’s Wing Dealer.