Scooter enthusiasts will no longer have to choose between comfort, style or safety with the launch of the all new Honda BeAT.
Malaysia’s leading bike manufacturer, Boon Siew Honda is catering to the active lifestyle of youths with its latest scooters range.
According to Boon Siew Honda’s Managing Director, Mr. Nobuhide Nagata, “In June, we have mentioned to bring in breakthrough products to our Malaysian customers. After the launch of RS150R, it is a pleasure for us to now introduce a model appeals to the youth’s lifestyle, the Honda BeAT.”
Positioned as an Active Lifestyle Device, Honda BeAT is designed to support and uplift the fast paced life of youths.
One of the prominent features of BeAT, which is also unique to Boon Siew Honda’s motorcycle, is the Combi Brake System or CBS. This system allows shorter breaking distance, translating into more control by riders over their vehicles, placing safety as first priority, on the road.
The new Honda BeAT also has a Smart Lock System, which keep brakes locked for safe starting or parking, avoiding accidental acceleration in traffic. There is also a Side Stand Switch, automatically stopping the engine once engaged for safety.
Boon Siew Honda’s new scooter is the first scooter to meet domestic EEV standards, It is Honda’s way of making sure that development goes hand-in-hand with efforts to preserve the environment, as well as reducing carbon footprints. The company is fully committed in supporting the government’s target for Malaysia to become the regional hub for EEV through adaptation of advanced technologies.
Boon Siew Honda is optimistic of the market’s reception for Honda BeAT as the motoring company is expecting 12,500 of units sold per annum.
The trendy scooter comes in four lifestyle colors including Vital Metallic Blue, Pearl Magellanic Black, Viva City Red and specially for women, Angel Pink. The showroom price is RM5,565, along with a two years or 20,000km manufacturing warranty
Specifications of Honda BeAT
Engine Type 4-Stroke, OHC Air-Cooled
Bore & Stroke 50.0mm x 55.1mm
Starting System Kick and Electric Starter
Ignition System Full Transistor
Transmission Type V-Belt Automatic
Suspension (Front) Telescopic
Suspension (Rear) Unit Swing Arm
Brake System (Front) Hydraulic Disk
Brake System (Rear) Mechanical Leading Trailing
Tire Size (Front) 80/90 – 14M/C 40P
Tire Size (Rear) 90/90 – 14M/C 40P
Wheel Type Cast Wheel
Over-all Dimensions 1,864mm x 666mm x 1,068mm
Wheelbase Dimensions 1,256mm
Dry Weight 94kg
Seat Height 742mm
Ground Clearance 146mm
Fuel Tank Capacity 4.0 liters
Fuel System Fuel Injection
Engine Oil Capacity 0.8 Liters
Max Horse Power 6.46 KW (8.77 PS) @ 7,500RPM
Max Torque 9.14NM (0.93kgf.m) @ 6,000RPM
Options: Side Stand Switch and Smart Lock System