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Honda CB 350 RS Vs Honda H Ness CB 350 Vs JAWA Forty Two comparison

Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 1.96 Lakh
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₹ 1.9 Lakh
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₹ 1.65 Lakh
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Honda CB 350 RS Vs Honda H Ness CB 350 Vs JAWA Forty Two Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the CB 350 RS Vs H Ness CB 350 Vs Forty Two on carandbike to make an informed buying decision as to which bike to buy in 2021. This comparison has been carried out on the basis of prices, engine specifications, mileage, and features of these two-wheelers.

CB 350 RS Vs H Ness CB 350 Vs Forty Two – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the JAWA Forty Two in New Delhi starts at ₹ 1.65 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 1.74 Lakh for the fully-loaded model. On the other hand, Honda H Ness CB 350 price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 1.9 Lakh and goes up to Rs. ₹ 1.96 Lakh for range topping model Lastly, the Honda CB 350 RS starts at ₹ 1.96 Lakh.

SummaryHonda CB 350 RSHonda H Ness CB 350JAWA Forty Two
Price₹ 1.96 Lakh₹ 1.9 Lakh₹ 1.65 Lakh
Body TypeCruiserCruiserCruiser
Mileage35.00 Km/l42.00 Km/l37.50 Km/l
Power20.80 bhp20.78 bhp27.00 bhp
Engine348.4 CC348.4 CC293.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

CB 350 RS Vs H Ness CB 350 Vs Forty Two – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the JAWA Forty Two base engine returns 38 Km/l. The Honda H Ness CB 350 base returns 42 Km/l. The Honda CB 350 RS basic model, on the other hand, gives 35 Km/l.

CB 350 RS Vs H Ness CB 350 Vs Forty Two – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the JAWA Forty Two gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Honda H Ness CB 350 comes in bhp Petrol engine. Lastly, the Honda CB 350 RS is offered in bhp Petrol engine.


Engine CC 348.4 cc348.4 cc293.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 111
Max Power 20.8 bhp @ 5500 rpm20.78 bhp @ 5500 rpm27 bhp @ rpm
Max Torque 30 Nm @ 3000 rpm30 Nm @ 3000 rpm28 Nm @ rpm
Valves Per Cylinder N/AN/A4
Fuel Delivery Fuel InjectionFuel InjectionFuel Injection
Cooling System Air CooledAir CooledLiquid Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartSelf StartSelf Start
Bore x stroke 70.0 X 90.519mmN/AN/A
Emission Standard N/ABS VIBS VI
Bore Stroke N/AN/A76 x 65
Compression N/AN/A11:1
Exhaust N/AN/ATwin Exhaust

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 15.0 L15.0 L14.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/AN/AN/A
Mileage 35.00 Km/l42.00 Km/l37.50 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 179 kg181 kg170 kg
Length 2171 mm2163 mm2122 mm
Width 804 mm800 mm789 mm
Height 1097 mm1107 mm1165 mm
Wheelbase 1441 mm1441 mm1369 mm
Ground Clearance 168 mm166 mmN/A
Seat Height 800 mm800 mmN/A
Frame N/AN/ADouble cradle


No. Of Gears 5 Gears5 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Multiplate Wet ClutchMultiplate Wet ClutchN/A
Compression Ratio 9.5:1N/AN/A

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Half Duplex CradleHalf Duplex CradleDouble Cradle
Front Suspension TelescopicTelescopicTelescopic Hydraulic Fork
Rear Suspension Twin HydraulicTwin HydraulicGas Canister - Twin Shock Hydraulic


Front Brake Type DiscDiscDisc With Floating Caliper And ABS
Rear Brake Type DiscDiscDrum
Front Disc/Drum Size 310 mm310 mm280 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 240 mm240 mm153 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 19 inches19 inches18 inches
Wheel Type TubelessTubelessSpoke Wheels
Front Tyre 100/90-19M/C 57H100/90 19M/C 57H90/90 - 18 Tubeless
Rear Tyre 150/70-17M/C 69H130/70 18M/C 63H120/80 - 17 Tubeless


Battery 12V 6.0 Ah12 V 6.0 AhN/A
Headlight LEDLEDN/A
Tail Light LEDLEDN/A

Standard Features

SpeedometerSemi DigitalSemi DigitalAnalogue
Gear Indicatortickcrosscross
Fuel Warning Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Gaugetickcrosstick
Low Oil Indicatorcrosscrosstick
Low Battery Indicatortickcrosstick
Pillion Seattickticktick
Pillion Grabrailtickticktick
Engine Kill Switchtickticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Countcrosscrosscross
Pass Lighttickticktick
Full LED Headlamp and Taillamp with Ring Type Winkers-tick-
Gear Position Indicator-tick-
Hazard Switch-tick-
Honda Smartphone Voice Control system (HSVCS)-tick-
Side Stand with Engine Inhibitor-tick-
3D Wing Mark Emblem with Premium Styling--cross
Anti-lock Braking System--cross
Gear Shift Lever--cross
Handle Bar Weights--cross
Passion and horsepower--tick
Power and handling--tick
Premium Front Cowl--cross
Quality at the heart of design--tick
Single Channel ABS--tick
Stylish Meter Console--cross
Viscous Air Filter--cross

Additonal Features

Black Alloy Wheels & Front Disc Brake--cross
Superior Performance with Black Robust Engine--cross

Key Features

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