Although the Honda Honda CBF Stunner is a commuter bike but the engineers of the company succeed to give it the require shape for a sporty bike. It scores over Honda shine quite well. The bike is quite large for its engine size. The big flaring in front definitely adds a super cool status to the bike. Hi-tech users will be a little bit disappoint as it has analog dashboard comprises of fuel gauge at the right dial, trip meter and speedometer at the left. Moreover, mono-suspension, fuel injection engine, aluminum foot pegs and LED tail lamp are missing. However, you can have tubeless tyres at the front and and the rear which is seen first time in a 125cc bike. The tubeless tyres specifications are 80/100 tubeless tyre at the front and 90/100 wider tubeless tyre at the rear. Five spoke black alloy wheels adds to the beauty of the female.
The head lamps is very similar to Hero Honda Karizma. High beam indicator and single signal indicator are placed at the center for both the left and right signals. It comes with prototypal of its category feature in the 125cc portion - desegrated face cowl, sporty separate seats, wider tubeless ring at the face and the lateral for every variants and a sporty measure travel holder. The riderâ€™s function is sporty and you crapper determine from the measure travel holders. The most fascinating features are elegant visor, large cell shrouds, aircraft identify render lid and forged lateral cowls. The new scoops on both the side of the tank extends all the way to end just before the turn indicators and it comes with a stepped seat. Honda has also raised the suspension and rearranged the foot pegs to make the CBF stunner sporty. The exhaust mouth of the new CBF stunner also gets a new styling. The overall look of the bike is mainly covered with black clothing.
The contenders in this class include Bajaj XCD 135 DTSSI Self start, Yamaha Gladiator, TVS Flame, and Honda Shine Alloy.
The Honda CBF Stunner (Disc with ES) is sporty and macho looking. It is suggested to opt it for city not for highways as it vibrates at 80 kmph. However, other bikes of above 125cc are better above at this speed. However, it starts easily with the clutch and gear shifting very smooth. You can turn the bikes with the slightest force because there is no dead weight of the dash board and headlamps in clinging to the handle bar. The tyres are pretty thick and the brakes are excellent. CBF stunner is mated with a five speed transmission. But the CBF Stunner gets a new gear shift lever which is designed specifically to place the control on your toes.
The overall height, length and width of CBF Stunner are 1113mm, 2012mm, 734 mm respectively. It has a wheel base of 1271mm and kerb weight is 129kgs. It has a ground clearance of 173mm. Honda CBF Stunner comes with air-cooled, 4-stroke OHC engine with displacement of 124.7 CC. The engine has a support for single cylinder and the electrical specifications of the bike are 12V/35W and digital CDI. The sporty bike develops 11bhp of peak power at 8000 rpm and generates a torque of 11Nm@6500rpm. The female is started by self start. It has 5-speed constant mesh type transmission. The gear applying system is one down four up. The front suspensions in CBF Stunner include Telescopic front fork suspension and the rear suspension includes 3 step spring loaded hydraulic shock absorber. At the front tyre 240mm front disc brakes that assures for good control at high speed and provides efficient braking performance in all weather conditions. Whereas at the rear 130mm drum brakes. The chassis is advanced design diamond frame.
According to Honda the Honda CBF Stunner, it can reach 0-60 kmph in 5.2 seconds. Whereas the top speed is 102 kmph.
The full capacity of the petrol tank is 10 litres only. Enough for city area but on highways you have to check the availability of petrol pumps. It disappoint at the mileage front as it gives around 45 kmpl in city condition.
The 125cc female is available in vibrant Sporty Red, Yellow, Space Metallic Silver and Black. The body colour is painted at air scoops, front mudguard, grab rails and rear side panels. Rear shock absorber is in yellow while in the advanced Honda CBF Stunner PGM-FI's shocker is in red.
Available colours Are :
This model (Honda Stunner CBF Self Disc Alloy) is having disc brake at front and drum brake at the rear tyre. Interestingly, you need to pay a little more amount for the disc brake variant. The optional disc brake's diametre is 240mm.
The forks are same in all the variants of Honda CBF Stunner. Even in the high end Honda CBF Stunner PGM-FI model, the very shockers are used. Front one is telescopic shock absorber and rear one is three step adjustable spring loaded hydraulic shock Absorber with box type rectangular swing arm.
Wheels and Tyres
This self start variant, Honda CBF Stunner, is possessing six spoke black alloy wheels with tubeless tyers. The company claims that tubeless tyres are used for the first time in the class. The wheelbase of the tyre is pretty good that is 1271mm.
Wheel Base and Controlling
The wheel base of the Honda CBF Stunner is quite enough to give utmost grip on the road that also reduce the chances of skidding. The wheelbase of the tyre is 1271mm. Disc brake option is there to provide it a better control and safety.
As far as the comfrort on bike is concerned, its good. The seating position is comfortable. Seat is splited for both rider and pillion. Stylish footpegs are fitted for the sporty look and comfort of pillion. Tubeless tyres are incorporated in the bike to avoid the chances of puncture and hassle free riding.
The Honda CBF Stunner has charming looks and sporty style. Pickup is best. For safe and control riding disc brakes are available.
In its segment, Honda CBF Stunner legging behind in mileage which is added by poor engine performance. The bike vibrates above 80kmph that declares the bike to be used in city condition.
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