Bajaj Auto has launched all new Platina 110 cc in India. The Bajaj Platina has been launched at a price of Rs. 49,197 (ex-showroom, Delhi). he Bajaj Platina will compete with the 110 cc commuter segment bikes including Honda CD 110 Dream DX, TVS Radeon and Hero Passion Pro 110. The all new Bajaj Platina gets new features like dual spring-on-spring, tubeless tyres as a standard fitment, standard anti-skid brakes, and Nitrox shock absorbers.
Commenting on the introduction of the new variant, Mr. Eric Vas, President Motorcycle Business said “Bajaj Platina has always been synonymous with exceptionally high mileage and superior comfort. The Platina 110 now joins the highly successful existing Platina 100 ES to offer a premium option to 100cc consumers. Freedom from jerks due to rough roads is a necessary requirement for motorcycle customers, the new Platina 110 is the best product for customers who value ride comfort and safety.”
The new Bajaj Platina 110 is powered by a new 115 cc single-cylinder air-cooled engine which generates a max power of 8.4 bhp at 7000 rpm and a peak torque of 9.81 Nm at 5000 rpm. The new Platina offers highest torque in the same segment. The engine is mated to a 4-speed manual gearbox. For suspension there is 135 mm telescopic front forks, and as already mentioned a 110 mm spring-on-spring with Nitrox shock absorbers at the back. Braking is handled by a 130 mm drum unit up front and a 110 drum at the back, equipped with a combined braking system (CBS), which delivers an even brake force on both wheels.
The look of new Bajaj Platina 110 is not much changed and almost identical to the Platina 100 ES. Just like the previous model the new platina also comes with the positioned above the headlamp, individual LED daytime running lamp (DRL), black alloy wheels, black mirrors, and black grab rail. The bike comes in three color combinations – Ebony black with grey decals, Ebony black with blue decals and Cocktail wine red.