Everyday commuting scooters are very popular nowadays. You can travel by them, or ride for fun. All riders can cope with both short and long trips. Excitement is guaranteed with new 2017 Honda PCX150. Changes are minor to this edition, but as always, durability and reliability are highlights. Also, revisits on the bike provided better comfort and probably more economical engine. Commands are simple. Furthermore, handling on the new PCX150 is one of the best in the class. When you add stylish appearance on all these functionality characteristics, there is no doubt for new scooter.
2017 Honda PCX150 engine
Highlight of the 2017 Honda PCX150 is a 100 mpg fuel economy. It sounds unbelievable, but it is true. With correct maintenance and services, riding in optimal weather and road conditions, it is possible. Main factor for this is engine of the scooter. It is 153cc single-cylinder four-stroke unit, paired with V-Matic automatic transmission. Type of continuously variable transmission is automated, so rider doesn’t have to worry about switching gears. Liquid cooling and programmed fuel injection feature boosts performance of the PCX150. No matter how heavy traffic is, scooter gives excellent outputs.
2017 Honda PCX150 specs
This bike is using SOHC valve configuration, with two valves. Furthermore, compression ratio is 10.6:1. Front suspension is hydraulic fork of 31 mm, while twin shocks are rear. Drums are on rear brakes, and 220 mm disc is front. It is powered by three-piston caliper. A 14-inch wheels have 90/90 tires on front and 100/90 rear. Overall wheelbase length is 52 inches and seat is at 30 inches. It is very comfortable, even for longer trips. With all features and required liquids, 2017 Honda PCX150 weights 286 pounds. If we know that 2.1-gallon tank is there, and estimated fuel economy of the PCX150 is around 100 mpg, it is easy to calculate range. Finally, 2017 PCX150 is available in two paintjobs. Dark Pearl Blue and Pearl White are options.
2017 Honda PCX150 price
Price of the 2017 Honda PCX150 is $3,500 without extra features. Buyers can purchase taller windscreen or rear trunk. Also, there are few more accessories for new scooter.