Taliban magazine praises Honda motorcycles


This isn’t exactly the type of PR which automakers would prefer to be associated with anyway, but truth be told, Honda CD70 and Honda 125 as they have proven over the years are the Hilux of two-wheelers.

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Being endorsed by Taliban isn’t a positive thing for anyone, which is exactly what Honda got from the Taliban printed magazine ‘Azan’.

In the current issue, the Taliban have used the Honda motorcycles with two guys wearing keffiyehs and armed with RPG and AK-47s, and show them how the CG125 in this case have various features; the engine guard bars for example can also be used for carrying bag while a woolen cloth can be used for carrying extra ammo and a crucial feature of an MP3 player mounted at the handle-bar, for incase the riders needs to listen to Quran you know!

Here’s the infographic;


I am pretty sure folks at Honda aren’t pleased to learn that their motorcycle is the vehicle of choice of Taliban.