Honda CB Twister [Discontinued]

`48,252* Onwards
*On Road Price, Delhi
3 / 5based on 62 reviews
  • Performance
    Mileage
    71 kmpl
    Top Speed
    71 Kmpl

  • Engine
    Capacity
    109 cc
    BHP
    9 Bhp


  • Transmission
    Type
    4 Seepd constant mesh
    Gearbox
    4 Speed Constant Mesh
  • Ignition
    Fuel
    8 Ltrs
    Self Start

Highlights

December 2, 2015: Honda CB Twister was launched in 2009 and is the first of its kind commuter motorcycle carrying sporty looks. The motorcycle houses an 110cc engine with HET technology and produces a maximum power output of 9 bhp with a peak torque of 9 Nm. Talking about the looks, it sports a sharp headlamp, masculine fuel tank and a raised tail. It was also awarded as the motorcycle of the year in 2011. The bike is same since its inception and has not received any cosmetic update in so many years. The bike comes in four color schemes - Heavy Grey Metallic, Electric Yellow Metallic, Sports Red and Black. The motorcycle is priced at Rs. 50,002 (ex-showroom, Delhi) and gives a tough competition to Hero MotoCorp Passion Pro.

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Honda CB Twister Specifications
VariantsMileageTop SpeedEngine DescriptionPower
Honda CB Twister Kick Drum Alloy 71 kmpl 71 Kmpl 4 Stroke, Ai-Cooled, SI Engine 9 Bhp @ 8000rpm
Honda CB Twister Self Drum Alloy 65 Kmpl 89 Kmph 4 Stroke, Air-Cooled, SI Engine 9 bhp @ 8000 rpm
Honda CB Twister Self Disc Alloy 71 Kmpl 71 Kmpl 4 Stroke, Air-Cooled, SI Engine 9 bhp @ 8000 rpm
Honda CB Twister Review
  • Overview

    Honda CB Twister is one of the most desirable offerings by the Japanese manufacturer in the country. In a country like India, this motorcycle is a perfect buy as it offers best in class styling with a reasonable price tag. The motorcycle certainly improved Honda’s sales figures and is still one of the most popular offerings in Honda’s Indian lineup.

    Twister comes equipped with a 109.19cc, four-stroke, air-cooled engine that comes mated to a 4-speed gearbox. The motor delivers a peak power of 9 bhp at 8,000 rpm and a maximum torque of 8.97 Nm at 6,000 rpm. The engine uses a viscous paper filter for breathing and comes to live by an easy electric start and a kick start. The bike can reach a top speed mark of 89 kmph and delivers a decent fuel economy of 70 kmpl, as claimed by the company.

    The motorcycle gets 70/100-17 front and 80/100-17 rear tubeless tyres wrapped on alloy wheels. The stopping power is provided by 130mm and 110mm drum brakes at the front and rear wheel respectively. The company also offers it with 240mm front disc brake as an option. For comfortable riding, the bike is fitted with telescopic forks up front and spring loaded hydraulic shock absorbers at the rear.

    Coming to the body design, this motorcycle certainly has the best looks in the segment, it is very well designed as compared to other commuter motorcycles in the country. The front end features a stylish and sharp headlamp design with a pointed fender. The neatly designed fuel tank looks ravishing with integrated side cowls. The bike has a bare athletic rear that comprises of a half chain case, sporty black grab rail and an all-black sleekly designed muffler.

    The bike is 1,972mm long, 742mm wide and 1,075mm tall. Honda CB Twister has a wheelbase and minimum ground clearance of 1,262mm and 180mm respectively.

  • Design

    Contrary to the regular looks of commuter motorcycles, Honda has given some impressive body dynamics to this 110cc bike. The front profile incorporates a sharp headlamp section with a black colored small visor crowned at its top. The fuel tank is chiselled impressively and looks stunning with the integration of side cowls. The analog instrument cluster comprises of speedometer, fuel gauge, trip meter, odometer and the usual telltale lights.The bike has a sporty and well-cushioned seat which provides upright comfort to both the rider and pillion. Coming to the rear end, it carries a black colored rear grab rail that enhances the overall sporty look of Twister.

    Talking about the body dimensions, it measures 1,972mm x 742mm x 1,075mm (L x W x H). It has a wheelbase of 1,262mm and a minimum ground clearance of 180mm. It has a kerb weight of 107 kg. With an 8-liter fuel tank capacity, the bike covers a decent range without refuelling and offers a mileage of 70 kmpl.

  • Engine & Performance

    CB Twister houses a 109.19cc, air-cooled, four-stroke engine which comes mated to a 4-speed transmission system and generates a peak power of 9 bhp at 8,000 rpm with a maximum torque of 8.97 Nm at 6,000 rpm. The motor has a compression ratio of 9.0:1 and uses a viscous paper filter for a low cost of maintenance. With self and kick start as the modes of starting, the setup uses chain drive to transmit power to the rear wheel. The motorcycle can reach a top speed of 89 kmph and returns a decent fuel economy of 70 kmpl assisted by a fuel storage of 8 liters.

  • Ride & Handling

    The bike comes equipped with 70/100-17 front and 80/100-17 rear tubeless tyres that offer a good grip on the road and help improving the ride quality. The suspension system comprises of telescopic forks at the front and spring loaded hydraulic shock absorbers at the rear. CB Twister comes gets the stopping power with the help of 130mm drum brake at the front and 110mm drum brake at the rear. To further boost the braking power, the manufacturer offers it with an optional 240mm front disc brake.

  • Safety Features

    Honda CB Twister comes with a set of grippy tubeless tyres that enhance the ride quality. Apart from this, an optional 240mm front disc brake is provided as an option in place of 130mm drum brake setup. The powerful 12V-35/35W headlight delivers a steady beam of light in dark and avoids chances of any mishap.

  • Pros

    Best looks in the segment

    Decent mileage of 70 kmpl

    Lightweight

  • Cons

    Cushioning of the seat could be better

    Fully analog instrument console

    Did not get a cosmetic update since inception

User Reviews

  • Overall An Average Bike
    by Saikrishna | Oct 2015

    Style:Best in Looks & Style as compared to any other naked bike under 150CC Segment. In my opinion, it even looks better than Pulsar 135.Engine Performance, Fuel Economy and Gearbox: No one can Match HONDA in engine quality. GearBox is hectic in 1st gear, but there after it gives smooth ride. I had touched 115 km/hr on highways. Some people doesn't believe me. So I have ridden 110 Km/Hr with a pillion, ju... Read Full Review

  • THE BEST YOU CAN GET IN LOW BUDGET
    by Chetan Aggarwal | Oct 2015

    I had bought CB twister in year 2013 and from then i am using this bike regularly. It is a bike for those people who are looking for something stylish but are lacking in money. In 50-55k, this bike provide you with all the latest features and an adorable look. Another positive thing about this bike which personally i like the most is its mileage. It gives a mileage of around 55 in beginning but now it rises... Read Full Review

  • Best Bike In The Range!
    by Nimit Shah | Oct 2015

    I am using this vehicle for almost 3 years.. Very good performance. The mileage was 75+ for the first few months or so.. Then it dropped to 65-70 till end of first year and now it is giving a mileage of 55+ WHICH is just excellent. In Addition to this, the Cost Incurred For maintenance compared to other two wheeler is very less... Since it is a 2 wheeler from honda, the parts are available everywhere and ar... Read Full Review

  • CB Twister Best Bike In Range From The Best Brand
    by Nimit Shah | Oct 2015

    I am using this vehicle for almost 3 years.. Very good performance. The mileage was 75+ for the first few months or so.. Then it dropped to 65-70 till end of first year and now it is giving a mileage of 55+ WHICH is just excellent. In Addition to this, the Cost Incurred For maintenance compared to other two wheeler is very less... Since it is a 2 wheeler from honda, the parts are available everywhere and ar... Read Full Review

  • Honda Twister Is An Awsome Bike With 110 CC
    by Naveen | Oct 2015

    Honda CB twister is a beautiful bike with wonderful design and good pickup even it 110 cc bike. The gear shift is very smooth . the bike is so powerful and the suspension is also very great . in the 1 st gear the pick up is just mind blowing . Even at first when i started and gave the accelerator the front wheel was in the air for almost 1 second or may be 2 . and within no time i was riding on 80 in the 4... Read Full Review

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Honda CB Twister News

  • Honda’s Upcoming Livo 110 Expected To Replace CB Twister Soon
    BY Pradeep Shah | June 5, 2015 | 2419 Views

    Honda Motorcycles and Scooters India (HMSI) has earlier announced to unveil 15 models this financial year, out of which, six are already out now. The remaining launches to roll on the Indian roads soon are the refreshed CBR150R, CBR250R and CBR650F. Besides, the company also plan... Read Full News

  • Honda CB Trigger Price Announced
    BY Naveen Soni | May 2, 2013 | 3574 Views

    Honda Motorcycles and Scooters India (HMSI) introduced their new 150cc sports bike CB Trigger last month, and now they have announced the prices of the Honda CB Trigger. Prices for the CB Trigger will start at Rs 67,384 (ex-showroom, Delhi). With the CB Trigger, Honda is willing ... Read Full News

  • Hero May Use Honda Twister Motor In Its 110cc Bike
    BY sagar | March 17, 2011 | 2730 Views

    It seems that the long lived Hero and Honda relation is not going to disappear completely even after the official departure of both the partners. If the new update is believed, Hero will use the 110cc engine of Honda's Honda Cb Twister in the former's new bike. As Hero had a... Read Full News

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