Honda H’Ness CB350: Deliveries of Royal Enfield rival commence [Video]

Honda Motorcycle India had launched their all new cruiser motorcycle H’Ness or Highness in the market recently. Highness is a premium motorcycle from the manufacturer and they will be selling it via Hondas Big Wing dealerships. It competes with bikes like Royal Enfield Classic, Jawa 42 in the segment. Weeks ago, Honda had announced prices and the bikes have started reaching the dealerships too. Honda has also started the delivery of the bikes in various cities through their Big Wing dealerships.

The video has been uploaded by Abhinav Bhatt on his youtube channel. In this video, the vlogger can be seen showing number of Highness motorcycles parked outside the dealership. The bike looks absolutely brilliant and speaks quality. There are both gloss black and matte black versions lined up for delivery. As per the vlog, matte black option is currently getting more booking and on the day he shot this video almost 13 Highness were ready for delivery.

Along with black he also shows the Blue and white dual tone colour option. The paint on the blue one resembles a lot with the Triumph Bonneville motorcycle. Hond a Highness is currently the most technologically advanced motorcycle in the segment. it offers a semi digital instrument cluster that offers Bluettoth connectivity. It is the only vehicle in the segment to offer it. The digital screen displays various information and also shows feeds like turn by turn navigation, call controls and music controls. It even displays Fuel economy and Distance to empty

It gets all LED headlights, turn indicators and tail lights. These features are not available in any other bike in the segment. It offers a retro design with all modern features that one needs in a modern day motorcycle. It even gets a chrome plated front and rear fender and a the exhaust pipe also has the same chrome plating. This goes well with the overall retro look of the bike.

The Honda Highness is not the most powerful motorcycle in this segment. However it generates decent amount of figures on paper. It s powered by a 348-cc, single cylinder, air cooled, fuel injected engine that churn out 20.8 Bhp and 30 Nm of peak torque mated to a 5-speed gearbox. Honda Highness is priced at Rs 1.85 lakh ex-showroom to Rs 1.90 lakh, ex-showroom.