NEW HONDA ICON 110 JOYRIDE SEBy rmr_view • May 14th, 2011 • Category: Vehicles
Boon Siew Honda Sdn Bhd has launched the new Honda icon for the automatic transmission (AT), the latest hot sensation of the Brand New “Joyride”. 2011 Honda Icon 110 AT has been facelifted for better looks and better design.
The wheels are now in white colour for all the model body colour. The footrest has been widened for better foot placement. Decals sticker also gets a new look. Honda Icon JOYRIDE price tag at RM4,688 (on the road), more than 1,000 units of the icon have been registered since being made available for the local market last Feb 5.
NEW HONDA ICON 110 JOYRIDE SE
The second AT embarked by Honda for the local market after the Honda Click, the icon was engineered through the combination of a new engine, light-weight body and compact size. To further ease handling, the icon’s centre of gravity was lowered.
Honda claims that users will enjoy an eight per cent increase in fuel efficiency compared with other models of the same genre. Key features in the Honda icon include a parking brake, anti-theft shutter key system and side stand engine kill-switch. Offering a smooth ride, the icon handled well at corners, and the brakes provided ample straight-line stopping power with its dual-calliper front disc. Good road feedback was received from its 14-inch wheels fitted at the end of telescopic front forks with 83mm trail, enabling the bike to iron out road bumps and irregularities.
The Honda icon available in five colours – pearl angel pink, euphoria red, metallic vital blue, pearl megellanic black and pearl fadeless white comes with a two-year or 20,000km warranty, a first in Malaysia. The bike, which is also made available in Thailand bearing the same name, is powered by a 108cc 4-stroke air-cooled engine with v-matic AT, and a v-belt final drive. Dubbed as the new Joyride by Honda, the icon delivers smooth pulling power from its torquey engine, easily reaching highway cruising speed even with a rider heavier than its own curb-weight of 89.2kg.
HONDA ICON 110 AT SE SPECS:-
ENGINE Type: Air-cooler, 4 cycle engine OHC
Bore & Stroke: 50.0 x 55.0mm
Engine Displacement: 108.0cc
Compression Ratio: 9.5:1
Starter System: Kick Starter / Electric Starter
Lubricant Capacity: 0.8 liter
TRANSMISSION Clutch: Automatic and dry disc type
Belt Ratio: 2.68:1 – 0.85:1
Reduction Ratio: 10.625
ELECTRICAL Ignition System: DC – CDI
Battery: 12V – 3.5AH
Overall Length: 1,859 mm
Overall Width: 676 mm
Overall Height: 1,053 mm
Wheel Base: 1,240 mm
Ground Clearance: 156 mm
CHASIS Type: Spine
Front Suspension Travel: Telescopic
Back Suspension Travel: Monoshock
Dry Weight (Without oil and fuel): 86.4kg
Dry Weight (With oil and fuel): 89.2kg
Fuel Tank Capacity: 3.5 Liter
Front Tire Dimension: 80/90 – 14M/C 40P
Back Tire Dimension: 90/90 – 17M/C 46P
Caster Angle: 26° 30’
Trail: 83 mm
Maximum Horsepower: 8.22PS / 8000rpm
Torque Maximum: 0.84kgf.m / 6000rpm
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