Date posted on May 8, 2021
Honda Philippines finally released the all-new Honda Dio locally. The legendary name was famous back in the nineties during the two-stroke era. Back then, the Honda Dio was powered by a 50cc two stroke engine capable of speeds around 55-65kph bone stock.
The all-new Dio will come in three diffrent colors to choose frome – Candy Jazz Blue, Vibrant Orange and Sports Red. Powered by an air-cooled, 109cc four-stroke single overhead cam (SOHC) engine that has a maximum power of 5.89kW @7500 rpm with a maximum torque of 8.91Nm @ 5000 rpm. Not bad for the price of 49,900 Pesos. Yes! You read it right and it will be the one of the most affordable Hondas ever!
It also features a 58.83km/l fuel consumption that is well suited for your daily everyday riding and errands, LED headlight and position light giving the rider good illumination and visibility at night, spacious U-box and front hook to store and carry your items conveniently and safely. It is also equipped with with a key shutter with seat opener for safety and easy access.
It still has the wide step floor (an actual advantage reminiscent of the older generation Dio which is a favorite for those who always carry stuffs around) as well as wide dual seats for the comfort of both rider and passenger.
Though it will come with 10-inch steel rims and front drum brakes, we cannot argue for the fact that it is the cheapest Honda scooter ever to hit the Philippine market.
Here is the official press release from Honda Philippines:
Motorcycles are fast-becoming the ride of the new normal. So, if you are one of those looking for a new ride that can help you take on your daily tasks or travel for leisure, then you will surely love this all-new scooter from Honda, the No.1 motorcycle manufacturer in the Philippines.
This Summer, The All-New DIO will be gracing the streets of every town in the Philippines. DIO is a well-loved scooter known by many as a durable, multi-purpose companion for your daily commute and weekend rides.
The All-New DIO boasts of its stylish look, design, and its other functional features. This motorcycle has a stylish design with three vibrant colors to choose from—the Candy Jazzy Blue, Sports Red, and Vibrant Orange. It also features an LED Headlight and Position Light that makes it an eye-magnet.
The All-New DIO is powered by an air-cooled,109cc, four-stroke single overhead cam (SOHC) engine that enables a maximum power of 5.89kW @ 7500 rpm and a maximum torque of 8.91Nm @ 5000 rpm. It also features a 58.3km/l fuel consumption, well-suited for your everyday riding needs.
What’s more are its other features, such as its informative meter panel and secure key shutter with seat opener that make for a safer and better riding experience. If you have an extra luggage to carry, then you can hang it by its front hook. If you have another one filled with supplies, then its retractable rear hook is just right to carry it with more convenience.
When it comes to its wheels, its steel rims with 10-inch tubeless tires are matched with the front and rear drum brake system. And, of course, its wider and comfortable dual seat with wide step floor, as well as its spacious, 14.4-liter capacity U-Box to carry your other essentials, makes your everyday ride even better.
“As the latest addition to our motorcycle offerings, The All-New DIO is our way of helping everyone face today’s everyday challenges. People will surely love it because, with this multi-purpose scooter, they can always seize the day,” said HPI President Susumu Mitsuishi.
The All-New DIO will be available in all Honda Dealerships nationwide starting this May 2021 with a Suggested Retail Price of PhP49,900.
As part of Honda’s “One Dream” campaign, this motorcycle aims to cater to everyone’s daily travel needs and to fulfill their dreams through the joy of mobility.
Explore more from Honda and its wide array of motorcycles. For more details about Honda products and promos, visit their website at www.hondaph.comand follow them on Facebook, Honda Philippines, Inc., and Instagram, @hondaph_mc. You can also contact them through the landline number (02)-8581-6700 to 6799 and mobile number, 0917-884-6632.
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