2018 Honda Africa Twin pricing announced | News
Honda Australia has announced pricing for the 2018 Africa Twin range including Africa Twin Manual with ABS,'Adventure Sports' Manual with ABS and Africa Twin 'Adventure Sports' DCT with ABS.
2018 Africa Twin pricing – prices are MLP
Africa Twin Manual with ABS, (CRF1000L): $17,499
Africa Twin ‘Adventure Sports’ Manual with ABS: $19,499 MLP
Africa Twin ‘Adventure Sports’ DCT with ABS, (CRF1000DL2): $19,999 MLP
All three variants available in Australia offer improved features like the addition of Throttle-By-Wire with three riding modes plus a User mode, expanded Honda Selectable Torque Control parameters and revised intake and exhaust for stronger mid-range response.
Also new: front and rear spoked wheels constructed from stainless steel and a host of detail upgrades to both Manual Transmission (MT) and Dual Clutch Transmission (DCT) options.
The Africa Twin ‘Adventure Sports’ is taller with a flatter seat profile and more upright riding position. The fairing and screen offer more wind protection and a large sump guard and side pipe fully protect the machine.
The fuel tank is 5.4 litres bigger than the CRF1000L Africa Twin itself, and offers longer travel suspension, heated grips, an AC charging socket and extra-large skid plate and extended fairing with protective cowl bar.
All three variants are scheduled for arrival into Honda dealerships around Australia in the coming weeks.
The CRF1000L Africa Twin will be available in Matte Ballistic Black Metallic, Pearl Glare White (Tricolor) and Grand Prix Red (Team HRC Rally colour)
The new ‘Adventure Sports’ variants are available in one 30th anniversary Tricolore paint scheme to celebrate the XRV650’s launch in 1988.
For more information on the 2018 Africa Twin range, visit your nearest Honda Dealer, ring 1 300 1 HONDA or go to https://motorcycles.honda.com.au/Adventure_Touring