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2022 Honda Vario 160 Launched To Rival Yamaha Aerox 155

2022 Honda Vario 160 gets a 15.4 PS & 13 Nm engine and comes with full LED lights and aggressive looks

  • 2022 Honda Vario 160 gets a 156.9cc engine that puts out 15.4 PS and 13 Nm on the scooter
  • The new Vario 160 price starts at an equivalent price of Rs 1.34 lakh and goes upto Rs 1.48 lakh

Honda has launched the new Vario 160 scooter in Indonesia. It rivals the Yamaha Aerox 155 and gets an aggressive looks. Honda is producing the Vario since 2006 and now it’s in the seventh generation. In latest update Honda hasn’t just updated the looks but also performance of the scooter. The looks are now sporty and aggressive. The new Vario 160 is more edgy than ever before. Honda has now equipped it with an all LED headlight and DRLs.

2022 Honda Vario 160

The new Vario 160 gets a 156.9cc engine. This engine puts out 15.4 PS and 13 Nm on the scooter. The Yamaha Aerox 155 engine puts out 15 PS and 13 Nm. So the power and torque are almost similar on both the scooters. Honda is offering 100/80-14 and 120/70-14 tyres on the new Vario. The scooters also gets disc brakes on both wheels with ABS technology. Fuel tank capacity of the Vario stands at 5.5 litres and ground clearance at 140 mm.

The new Vario 160 is available in two variants namely CBS and dual-channel ABS. The CBS Vario gets a price tag of RP 25,80,000 (1.34 Lakh) while the ABS will cost 28,500,000 (1.48 Lakh). Apart from the specs, the new Vario 160 pricing is also similar to the Yamaha Aerox 155. The Yamaha Aerox starts at Rs 1.31 lakh (ex-showroom) while on-road it will cost 1.48 lakh.