Hero Honda Hunk

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Hunk
ManufacturerHero Honda Motors India Ltd
ProductionOctober 2007
Class150 cc
Engine149.2 cc
Top speed119 km/h
Power14.4
Torque12.8
Transmission5 speed manual
Suspensiongas charged bi shock
Brakesfront single disk & rear drum
Wheelbase1340 mm
Fuel capacity12.2 litres
Oil capacity1litres
Fuel consumption55 km/l
Relatedcbz xtreme & achiever

Hero Honda Hunk is a 150 cc premium bike launched by Hero Honda Motors India Ltd in October 2007. It is offered in two variants-kick start and self start,priced at Rs 55,000 and Rs 57,000 respectively.(Ex showroom, Delhi )[1]

Design and styling

The hunk has been styled to give it a big bike presence by providing fake air scoops at either sides of the fuel tank. It also features an aggressive visor and muscular rear cowls.[2]

Comfort and Handling

The Hunk has a stepped seat and rear set foot pegs which gives the rider a sporty stance without sacrificing rider comfort. The vibrations are well controlled.[3]. The bike also features gas charged adjustable rear shock absorbers and a puncture resistant tire.

Performance and fuel economy

The Hunk has the 149 cc engine used in Honda Unicorn and Hero Honda CBZ Xtreme [4]with tumble flow technology which the company claims will reduce emissions and fuel consumption[5]. The bike has a top speed of 108 km/h and is capable of doing 0-60 km/h in 5.5 seconds[6]. It has an overall fuel efficiency of 51 kmpl.

Awards

The Hunk has won the following awards
TopGear Design Awards 2008 - Bike of the Year
NDTV Profit Car India & Bike India Awards - “Viewers’ Choice Award” in Bike category[7]


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