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Honda Activa 125 BS4

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Discontinued Model since 21 Apr 2020

About Honda Activa 125 BS4

Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India (HMSI) introduced the Activa 125 to offer a more powerful and premium scooter than the popular 110cc Activa. The Honda Activa 125 is based on the Activa i, and uses the same body as the Activa 110’s, but with a bigger 125cc engine

Honda Activa 125 BS4 Overview

The Honda Activa 125 has always attracted customers who want a little more power in the tried and trusted design of the Honda Activa. The scooter gets a host of features such as LED pilot lamps, alloy wheels and a mobile charging socket. Powering the Activa 125 is 124.9cc single-cylinder engine, which produces 8.6PS of power at 6500rpm and 10.54Nm of torque at 5000rpm. Braking duties are still handled by the same drum units on both sides. The top-spec Deluxe variant, however, gets a 190mm disc up front, with CBS (Combi Brake System) as standard. It competes against the Suzuki Access 125 and the Mahindra Gusto 125.

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Must Read Questions & Answers Before Buying Activa 125 BS4

Q. My height is 6.2 ft. Which scooter will be best suited for me?
  • There are ample options available i.e. Honda Activa 6G, Honda Activa 125, TVS NTORQ 125,Honda Dio, etc. Choosing one will depend on several factors such as budget, fuel type, brand preference, specific feature requirements, etc.Click on the given link and apply filters in order to check out [new scooters@
Q. I have honda activa 125 bs6 bike average mileage is not displayed why?
  • The mileage will not get displayed in the speedometer of Activa. Moreover, The Honda Activa 125 gives an ARAI claimed mileage of 60 Kmpl.
  • This feature is not available
  • No comment
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Q. Is Honda Activa 125 BS4 a good vehicle?
  • The Honda Activa 125 BS6 does everything the previous scooter did and builds on it. In terms of practicality, comfort and reliability, few come as close as the Activa 125. It might not be thrilling to ride but with an extensive feature list, the Activa 125 ticks all the boxes of a family-oriented 125cc scooter. For a better understanding of compatibility and riding comfort, we would suggest you to take a test ride. Follow the link and select your desired city for dealership.
  • Very fast best
  • Absolutely yes
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Q. Digital meter par spaner ka simbel kiyun dikatha hai?
  • The spanner symbol simply indicates that the scheduled service of your vehicle is due.
  • Matlab apka scooter ko service center ko le kar maintenance karana hai.
  • Indicates maintenance
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Q. What is BS VI fuel?
  • The most crucial difference between BS6-grade fuel and BS4-grade fuel will be in terms of Sulphur and Nitrogen Oxide content. The sulphur traces in BS6 fuel is five times lower (10 ppm) as compared to sulphur traces in BS4 fuel (50 ppm).
Q. After how may days we should get Honda Activa 125 BS-VI serviced after 1st service?
  • My activa bs vi scooter run7000 kms. Now i feel some body parts loose. Can i service the scooter
  • My activa bs vi scooter run7000 kms. Now i feel some body parts loose. Can i service the scooter
  • As per km recommended or one year if very less driving
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Honda Activa 125 BS4 User Reviews

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  • Power (14)
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  • Daily commu

    Honda activa 125 is a best scooter for daily commutator.A good pick up and with a decent mileage.Low maintenance costs and cost effective scooter.

  • 3.0
    I have been driving activa

    I have been driving activa 125 (bs4) since 2017 and clocked around 70000 km.As such there is no major problem in the vehicle but the fuel efficiency and rear suspesion are just satisfactory as compared to other vehicles in the segment like access 125, The after sales service is good, You can easily claim any part in the extended warranty provided by the company.

  • Good Scooter

    I have been driving the Activa 125 (BS4) since 2017 and have clocked around 70,000 km. As such, there have been no major problems with the vehicle, but the fuel efficiency and rear suspension are just satisfactory compared to other vehicles in the segment, like the Access 125. The after-sales service is good, and you can easily claim any part under the extended warranty provided by the company.

  • 5.0
    nice I am satisfied

    nice I am satisfied with performance and milage. Comfort is also good. and no hissing on long drive.

  • 3.8
    Good strong chasis and body

    Good strong chasis and body both look is very much nice strong pickup and carry heavy weight also stable body and good to balance it shockers of activa are very good


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Honda Activa 125 BS4 Expert Reviews

We do a specification comparison between the Yamaha Fascino which is touted as a premium scooter offering by Yamaha against 125cc scooters, the Honda Activa 125 and the Vespa VX

Yamaha Fascino


The Yamaha Fascino gets retro styled analogue instrument console finished in white that is pleasing on the eyes. It also sports a small cubby hole near the key fob which is useful to store small water bottle, wallet, phone etc. The Yamaha Fascino also has the largest under seat storage at 21 litres which is a useful feature. But despite the large space, it cannot swallow a full face helmet. According to Yamaha, the seats are 7mm thinner around the edges to allow the riders leg easily reach the tarmac. The Vespa VX also gets an analogue styled instrument cluster which is easy to read on the go. The Italian scooter also gets equipped with three-spoke alloy wheels and beige colours saddle. The Honda Activa 125 is the only scooter in its segment to offer a part-analogue-part-digital instrument console. Honda hasn’t divulged the under seat storage space but we assume it to be around 17 litres. The Honda Activa 125 gets equipped with anti-theft key shutter.


Honda Activa 125


It was rumoured that the new Yamaha Fascino will debut the first 125cc motor for the Japanese two-wheeler manufacturer but that wasn’t to be. The Fascino is powered by a single-cylinder, air-cooled unit with 113cc displacement motor. The Yamaha mill churns out 7.1PS of maximum power and 8.1Nm of peak torque which makes it the least powerful among its rivals given the displacement handicap. The Vespa VX is powered by a 125cc motor and is equipped with three valves. The air-cooled motor produces 10PS of power and 10.6Nm of torque. The Honda Activa 125 is powered by a 125cc, single-cylinder motor pumping out 8.7PS and 10.1Nm of torque.

Vespa VX

Suspension and chassis:

The Yamaha Fascino employs a telescopic front suspension and coil type hydraulic suspension at the rear. The Honda Activa 125 also ape similar suspension specifications which should result in decent ride quality. The Vespa VX uses a unique single side front suspension and hydraulic rear shock absorber. The Yamaha Fascino runs on 10-inch pressed steel rims while the Vespa and Honda offering employ alloy wheels. The Activa 125 has a large 12-inch front wheel which should endow it with better high speed stability.

Yamaha Fascino static

The Yamaha Fascino runs on tube tyre while the Honda and Vespa offering employ tyres. Talking about braking, the Yamaha Fascino uses drum brake at front and rear. The Vespa VX and Activa 125 employ disc brake (optional on Activa 125) at front while the Honda scooter gets the benefit of combi braking system (CBS). The Yamaha scooter tips the scale at 103kg while its Japanese counterpart weighs in at 110kg while Vespa haven’t divulged the weight of the VX.


Yamaha Fascino action

Price and Fuel Efficiency:

The Yamaha Fascino has been priced at Rs 52,500 which makes it the cheapest scooter among the lot. The standard variant of the Honda Activa 125 retails for Rs 55,689 while the disc brake variant has been priced at Rs 61,857. The Vespa VX carries a sticker price of Rs 72,000 making it the most expensive scooter among the trio. The Yamaha scooter leads he charge with respect to fuel efficiency as Yamaha claims an overall mileage of 66kmpl. The Honda active 125 returned as an overall figure of 49kmpl when we tested it last year. The Vespa VX is the least fuel efficient with an overall mileage of 44kmpl.

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January 1, 1970  By Team ZigWheels
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