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Honda Shine: Honda Shine tops 1 crore sales as country’s first 125cc bike

As much as bike lovers have a weakness for adventure, scrambler, sporty model two-wheeler, many middle-class people still love to walk the everyday path but are still stuck in that commuter segment. The direct evidence of which was once again caught. Honda Motorcycle & Scooter touches the milestone of selling 1 crore Honda Shine in India. Having trouble believing? But this is true! Honda Shine was launched in the Indian market in 2006. Within a few days, the bike took place in the heart of the middle class. Then I did not have to look back.

After a long journey of 16 years, today Honda Shine is at the peak of success in selling 125 segment motorcycles. The two-wheeler holds more than 50 percent market share. That is why it is known as the ‘King’ of this segment. On the other hand, according to the Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM), last year’s sales also recorded a 29% growth in year-on-year growth.

At present the market price of sign according to the model is 56,094-62,248 rupees (ex-showroom, Kolkata). Atsushi Ogata, President and CEO of Honda, said: “We are grateful for the response of people to Shine over the years. As India embarks on a dazzling Shine in 2022, we are committed to taking on new challenges and bringing the best products to our loyal customers. On behalf of the Honda family, I would like to thank our customers for their confidence in the brand. ”

Incidentally, the Honda Shine sold 1 million units within 54 months of its launch. In 2013, it was one in every three 125cc motorcycles in the country. With the addition of combi-brake system to the bike in 2015, Honda Shine became the best-selling two-wheeler in 125 segments of the country by selling 5 million units in 2016.

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