Dhaka Motor Show 2014: Exclusive Pictures & Details
Dhaka Motor Show 2014 is a three days event where motor industries of Bangladesh get to showcase their trucks, cars and bikes. We bikebd is only interested in the motorcycle segment of this fair and this is where we were left disappointed as only 2 motorcycles company attended the fair. One of them this Maf Motors who were displaying Bennett motorcycles, the bikes they import and then there was Bangladesh Motorcycles Manufacturing IND Limited.
Maf motors was founded in 2013 and they set up their base in Chittagong, they are a sister concern of T.K Group of Industries and they are importing BENNETT motorcycles in Bangladesh. At the tail end of last year they opened their new showroom in Dhaka and starting next month they will go in other major cities in search of dealer.
They have brought two motorcycles in the fair
Engine: 150 cc
Power: 19 BHP
Torque: 17.3 N.M
Weight: 139 KG
Fuel Tank: 14 Litre
Mileage: CITY= 32-35 KM/L, HIGHWAY= 42 KM/L
MAX SPEED: 120 KM/H
PRICE: 2,40,000 BDT
BENNETT 133 (NAKED)
Engine: 133 cc
Power: 10.2 BHP
Torque: 9.2 NM
Weight: 120 KG
Fuel Tank: 17.5 Litre
Mileage: CITY= =45 KM/L @# 40-60 KM/H HIGHWAY= 34 KM/L @ 80 KM/H
MAX SPEED: 90 KM/H
PRICE: 1,65,000 BDT
Maf Motors has announce that they will give discount to anyone who will booked motorcycles during the time of the fair while they will be looking for dealer all over Bangladesh starting next month.
** The following specification were provided by MAF Motors, so if there is anything wrong with the information BIKEBD doesn’t bear any responsibilities **
Bangladesh Motorcycles Manufac. IND Limited
They are a Chinese capital own LTD Company which is incorporated in Bangladesh and work with the local workers. They have established in 2007 and in the motor show they bought two motorcycles as well.
BMC 100, this is currently the cheapest 100cc motorbike in Bangladesh.
Engine: 100 cc
Power: 5.1 BHP
Ignition: C.D.I, it has both self and electric start.
PRICE: 65,000 BDT
They also brought a carbon copy model of CBR 150R in the fair, naming GCR Sports, which is I think the cheapest Sports bike in Bangladesh currently.
Engine: 150 cc
Power: 10.5 BHP
Torque: 9.8 NM
Weight: 125 KG
Fuel Tank: 13 Litre
Mileage: 35 KM?L
MAX SPEED: 95 KM/H
PRICE: 1,75,000 BDT
** The following specification were provided by BMCM, so if there is anything wrong with the information BIKEBD doesn’t bear any responsibilities **
- SAE 20W-50
- SAE 20W-40
- SAE 10W-30
Prices of this engines oils is in the range of 400-430 BDT and all the container has a capacity of 1 Litres.
Asiatic engine oil company bring a USA brand Mineral Engine oil For motorcycle, Price 450 Tk & ensure the running period 2,000 KM.
Among the tyre manufacturer there were
- Gazi Tyre
- Husain Tyre
- Nitol Tyre
Husain tyre bring some tyres for motorcycle . Price Range Between 1650-4000 BDT.
Somewhere I found out a Yamaha bike which was covered in exclusive paint job.Something I want to point out that yesterday in the list of company attending at Dhaka Motor Show 2014 I found Hero Motorcycles but the time I visited I didn’t saw any of their bikes, question is whether I was blind or was they invisible??\
-By Wasif Anowar