In conjunction with the Malaysian Autoshow 2018 at MAEPS, Serdang, Boon Siew Honda announced pricing for the 2018 Honda X-ADV adventure scooter and Honda CRF1000L Africa Twin adventure bike. The X-ADV is priced at RM61,748 with the special paint version at RM63,598.

The Africa Twin will retail for RM74,198, with the DCT gearbox version at RM80,558 and the Adventure Sports variant with large fuel tank at RM77,378, the DCT version going for RM83,738. All prices include GST but exclude road tax, insurance and registration.

It was previously announced the X-ADV would have a provisional pricing of below RM70,000, while the Africa Twin would priced at RM80,000. Both models are CBU Japan and will be sold through Honda’s Big Wing store network.

The Honda X-ADV is powered by a two-cylinder 745 cc power plant fed by Honda’s PGM-Fi, liquid-cooled and putting out 54 hp at 6,250 rpm and 68 Nm of torque at 4,750 rpm. The X-ADV uses a six-speed DCT gearbox to get power to the ground, controlled by a toggle switch on the left handlebar.

Weighing in at 238 kg, the X-ADV comes with a manually-adjustable windscreen, 21-litre under seat storage and keyless start. Fuel is carried in a 13-litre tank, and brush guards, sump guard and spoked wheels complete that adventure look.

As for the Africa Twin, a 998 cc, liquid-cooled, parallel-twin with SOHC is used for power. Upgrades for 2018 include a new airbox and exhaust internals, lighter balancer shaft, air pump in the clutch housing, lithium-ion battery and ride-by-wire.

Two versions of the Africa Twin will be brought into Malaysia, the base model CRF1000L and the Adventure Sports with long-range fuel tank, both of which will have the standard six-speed gearbox as well as the DCT version as an option. Tipping the scales at 232 kg, with fuel carried in a 18-litre tank in standard, the Africa Twin now comes with four ride modes and Honda Selectable Torque Control (HSTC) with seven settings.