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Airbags will soon be available in two-wheelers as well, chances of injury will reduce in case of an accident

Airbags in Bikes and Scooters: Most of the accidents on the road happen with two-wheelers. Two-wheeler passengers account for the maximum number of deaths in road accidents. To reduce these in future, many companies are working on this. Including Honda. Honda is working on making airbags for the safety of two-wheeler passengers, which will be of two types. For this, the company has also got a patent done.

This is how you will get security

Honda is making airbags for both scooters and bikes, for which the company has prepared the first concept for it with advanced simulation tools and has also crash tested it. Soon the company can present it in a better way.

Work is going on two types of airbag concept

Honda, the company making airbags for bike passengers, is preparing two types of airbags. In which the first one will be installed under the rider’s seat, which will work to protect the bike rider in case of an accident.

On the other hand, the second airbag will be installed in the middle of the seat of the bike, which will be between the bike rider and the passenger sitting on it and will work to provide safety to both the people.

Honda Gold Wing Tour comes with airbags

Honda’s Gold Wing Tour bike, launched last year, has the facility of airbags. In India, this bike is brought through the CBU (Completely Built-Up) route and sold in India. Apart from this, features like automatic adjustable windscreen, all LED lighting are available in this bike. Also, the storage capacity has been increased to 121 liters in this bike. Which helps the bike to be comfortable, attractive and equipped with almost all the required features.

honda gold wing engine

In this Honda motorcycle, the company has been given 1833cc liquid-cooled 4-stroke 24-valve SOHC flat-6 engine, which produces 124.7 bhp power at 5,500 rpm and 170Nm torque at 4,500rpm. Throttle by wire engine management is present in this bike. Four riding modes like Tour, Sport, Econ and Rain have also been given in this bike. Whereas, its manual transmission variants also get the option of assist and slipper clutch.

Other companies are also working on it

Piaggio company is also working on airbags for two-wheelers. For which the company has tied up with Autolive, a company providing automatic safety systems.


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