Honda Motors has set another record by growing 49% at the time when domestic two wheeler growth was very slow. Honda now holds 19% of market share in India. Honda bikes are doing very well in Indian market, Honda recently launched Honda Dream Yuga and has sold more than 1 lakh units since its launch. Honda Dream Yuga is a daily commuting bike with sportier looks with a 100 cc powered engine. Honda Dream Yuga can give tough competition to other bikes in this segment due to its aesthetically pleasing looks and decent power with good mileage and of course brand name Honda attracts people to buy its products as it is a household name in India. Rivals in this segment for Honda Dream Yuga are Bajaj Discover, Hero Passion and Hero Splendor.
Honda bikes are known for their smoothness, same is true for Dream Yuga. Honda Dream Yuga features a super smooth 109 cc engine which produces output of 8.5 bhp @ 7500 rpm. Despite 109 cc power mill Honda Dream Yuga performs well on Indian roads and its engine smoothness fills gap of power. Honda Dream Yuga easily touches speed of 90 km / hr on open stretches. Bike never feels to be shaking or wobbling on higher rpm. Dream Yuga's 109 cc engine is incorporated with a smooth 4 speed gear box, pattern of this 4 speed gear box has all up shift pattern. Gear shifts are also smooth like its engine.
Dream Yuga incorporates 80 / 100 – 18 tyres in both front and rear side which helps bike to stick to tarmac and provides excellent grip to bike. Dream Yuga does not have disc brakes, instead it has 130 mm drum brakes both in front and rear, it has 6 spoke black alloy wheels. Instrument panel of Dream Yuga has two analog meters one for speed and other for fuel. Honda Dream Yuga pictures themselves say much about its looks, aesthetics and design. Honda Dream Yuga is available in five eye pleasing colors that are Monsoon Grey, Alpha Red Metallic, Maple Brown Metallic, Force Silver Metallic and Black. Honda Dream Yuga price is Rs. 44, 642 /- (ex showroom), on the road price is Rs. 51, 678 /- for Mumbai. On the road prices may vary from state to state. Dream Yuga is one of the cheapest entry level commuters, it is true value for money. Royal Enfield plans to launch Thunderbird 500 as it is comfortable bike during riding.