From the last year many of the motorbike companies in our country moving though the rearrangement and update of their product line. Meanwhile there are more remaining as expected more from different categories. Very recently Uttara Motors Limited therefore Bajaj Auto Limited has launched two brand new models from their sub-brands Discover and Pulsar in Bangladesh. But those were not all from their current updates as the core commuter series is still remaining to be updated. And now the good news is that the core commuter series of Bajaj has a latest update and that is all new Bajaj Platina ES expected to be launched in Bangladesh very soon where we are herewith Bajaj Platina ES In Bangladesh : Launching Soon.
You know the Bajaj Auto Limited currently is one of the giant manufacturers of the two and three wheelers in the world. The sub-brand Platina from Bajaj started to roll on the road from April of 2006 and sold more then 5,00,000 units within eight months of its launch. The first model of Bajaj Platina was a 125cc commuter where the engine and design of Platina series directly hired from the previous model Bajaj Kawasaki Wind 125.
The Wind 125 had produced for East-Asian market entry of Bajaj which launched on 2003. Though the first model of Platina was doing nice with a 125cc engine but the product discontinued within few years, where another Bajaj’s sub brand Discover hired that 125cc engine and the new Platina hired the old Bajaj Boxer’s there fore Bajaj CT 100’s 100cc engine and updated for the new Platina series. Afterward on 2015 Bajaj released all new updated Bajaj Platina ES. As per the confirmation from Bangladeshi distributor Uttara Motors Limited that is going to launch in Bangladesh very soon and that expected to be at the end of March 2016.
You know the Platina is the commuter series of Bajaj Auto which is developed for the executive commuter users to comply best with the executives. The new Bajaj Platina ES updated with more stylish looks, attractive features and better mileage than the previous model of Platina. Hence let’s try to find out the enhancements and updates of new Platina ES from the engine to the exteriors.
Engine & Spec
The new Bajaj Platina ES is now powered by a 102cc engine which produces 8.2PS of power and 8.62NM of torque. It’s a four stroke air cooled DTS-i engine. The engine designed with single cylinder with two valves in it with exhaust TEC technology. The bike has manual transmission with 4 gears.
The bike comes with 110mm drum brakes in both the front and rear wheels. The front suspension is telescopic whereas the rear suspension of SNS technology comprises of hydraulic shock absorbers with coil springs. The bike is to be run on regular petrol and has both kick and electric starting facilities.
The new Bajaj Platina ES is completely a commuter of Bajaj as you know where overall design and feature are concentrated to be a perfect commuter. Still no commuter user could complain about the looks and design of the bike. It’s completely a slim, sleek and decent looking bike; easily fits with any ones personality.
Moreover the best attracting part of this bike is its fuel efficiency. The all new Bajaj Platina ES can also be termed as the mileage king. It promised to give an outstanding mileage of 96.9km per liter, making it worlds one of the most fuel efficient bikes in its segment.
The new Bajaj Platina ES comes with some added features. Let’s have a look at the prime features of the latest Bajaj Platina ES.
- Very much stylish look and all new quality paint job. The latest paint technology prevents the paint from fading away or preventing from scratches on the glossy finish.
- Optimum mileage of 96.9kmpl in its class.
- SNS suspension system ensures comfortable ride.
- The Platina ES has a long seat of 29.1 inch which will allow both the rider and passenger to sit comfortably.
- Wide rear tire gives better grip and traction.
- Very good and bright illumination of headlight.
- Electric Start.
Price & Available Colors
The price of new Bajaj Platina ES is BDT 1,29,000/= (See The Current Market Price Here). Bajaj Platina ES going to available from 10th February 2016. The new Bajaj Platina ES will be available in 3 different attractive colors.
- Ebony Black
- Electron Blue
- Candy Red
Bajaj Platina ES Specifications
|Type||Single cyl, 2-valve, DTS-I with ExhausTEC|
|Bore x Stroke (mm)||47 X 58.8|
|Max. Power (Ps @ RPM)||8.2 ps @ 7500 rpm|
|Max. Torque (Nm @ RPM)||8.6 Nm @ 5000 RPM|
|Starting||Kick + Electric Starter|
|Top Speed||90 Kmph (internally tested)|
|Carburetor||PTE 16 Manual choke|
|Transmission||4 speed All down|
|Frame||Tubular Single Down Tube with Lower Cradle frame|
|Front||Hydraulic, Telescopic Type, 125mm travel|
|Rear||Trailing arm with co- axial hydraulic shockabsorber and coil springs. SNS|
|Front||2.75*17″, 41 P|
|Rear||3.00*17″, 50 P|
|Fuel Tank Capacity||11 L|
|Wheel base||1255 mm|
|Saddle height||798 mm|
|Ground Clearance||190 mm|
|Kerb weight (drum / disc) kg||108 Kg|
So dear friends, as we have supplied the information from the company you can see the new Bajaj Platina ES is quite a good upgrade in its family. We think our executive commuter user will like its new design and features if anyone is searching for a reliable commuter from a reliable shade. The new Platina showing the excellent mileage figure with previous successful track result, thus it so easy to understand as it going to be a winner in this segment after launching in Bangladesh. Let’s wait for the official launch as we also want to know how it performs in real. Thank you all.