After creating new highs in
automatic scooter segment, Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India Pvt. Ltd. (HMSI)
is now also expanding its leadership in the 125cc executive motorcycle segment,
which is India’s second largest motorcycle segment by volumes. The company now
claims that the CB Shine which was launched in 2006 is now the only 125cc
motorcycle brand to cross the landmark 1 lakh unit sales mark in a single
On its 11th Anniversary, CB
Shine sales have grown by a phenomenal 51% from 66,691 units in April 2016 to
100,824 units in April 2017. This is led by demand for HET BS-IV Honda engine
with AHO upgrades and Low Rolling Resistance tyre in CB Shine SP - a patent
applied for technology. Shining the most in the segment, CB Shine brand sales
grew five times faster than 125cc motorcycle segment’s growth of 8%.
CB Shine has gained 15% market
share on year on year (y-o-y) basis and is firmly leading with 54% market share
in this segment, in April’17. As biggest brand within Honda’s motorcycle portfolio
contributing over 55% in motorcycle sales, CB Shine record sales have
catapulted Honda 2Wheelers India to the No. 2 motorcycle brand in India for the
first time in April’17.
Reise Moto, a division of Mahansaria Group, announced the launch of their premium two-wheeler tyre brand ‘Reise’ in India.
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