Atlas Zongshen Z One
- Comfortable riding position
- Smooth engine
- Great suspension setup
- A bit polarizing styling
- No rear disc brake
Introduction: Atlas Zongshen Z One T is a 150cc tourer bike designed to take on the 150cc motorcycle segment. This is a good-looking bike that is based on the same company’s Z One. See pictures of Atlas Zongshen Z One T here.
History: Atlas Zongshen is a combination of two companies, Atlas Bangladesh & Zongshen. Atlas Zongshen has many powerful bikes that are used for city riding and also their style and built quality is fantastic. Atlas Bangladesh is a state-owned company of Bangladesh under Bangladesh Steel and Engineering Corporation (BSEC), Ministry of Industries. It is in operation since 1966 in Bangladesh and was nationalized in 1972.
Features: Key features of Atlas Zongshen Z One T are described in a nutshell below.
This bike is one of the most interesting offerings from the company. The street dimensions, suspensions and torquey engine are all there to aid the rider on road with great confidence and sheer performance.
The front face of this bike is very interesting with a half fairing. With minimal stickers with interesting colors and a stepped split seat, the body lines are clear and pronounced. The exhaust pipe is beefy and stylish to add to its cool factor with an awesome sound.
The seating is very much comfortable, as it is equipped with an upright riding position and clip-on handlebar which are ideal for this type of bike. There is a digital-analog combo instrument cluster. The indicators are LED and the taillight is crystal type to add to the cool factor.
The bike has a rear seat for carrying a passenger and that is comfortable with split grab rails.
Body Dimensions: The Atlas Zongshen Z One T is a well-built motorcycle. The wheelbase is 1365 mm on which the 140 kg bike stands. The bike is balanced very well for its steel trellis frame. The bike has got an a18L fuel tank for worriless ride.
The overall length of Atlas Zongshen Z One T is 2025 mm while the width and height are kept at 760 mm and 1105 mm. The ground clearance is 180 mm in this machine. Together with the high ground clearance and seat, the bike is very capable of taking on the harsh challenges of the city streets. Also, it performs well enough on demand of spirited riding.
Engine & Transmission: Atlas Zongshen Z One T possesses a single-cylinder, 4-stroke, air-cooled engine with 2 valves and an engine displacement of 149.5cc. The Power & Torque figures from this machine are as follows: 10KW @ 8500 RPM & 12.5 Nm @6500 RPM. This bike has a 5-speed manual transmission with a wet multiplate clutch. The engine is fed through a carburetor system and has a 10:1 compression ratio. It can be started both with a kick and an electric starter.
Suspension, Brakes, Wheels: The suspension system of this bike has a set of Upside Down telescopic forks upfront and a mono-shock coil at the rear. The bike comes with multi-spoke alloy rims at both ends. The front brake is a ventilated disc unit and the rear one is a drum setup. The front wheel is wrapped in a 90/90-17 (49P) tire while the rear one is wrapped in a 110/80-17 (57P) tire. Both are tubeless for extra peace of mind.
Best For: The Atlas Zongshen Z One T is mainly targeted to the youth. City riding is awesome in this bike. Riders can easily bypass traffic for its sleek profile. The bike has an excellent design language that reminds one its freshness as well as has enough performance to tackle everyday riding needs. You can see Atlas Zongshen Z One T’s first impression review here by BikeBD.
Competitors: The competitors of Atlas Zongshen Z One T are not that many in Bangladesh. However the competitors are:
- BAJAJ Pulsar NS 160 FI ABS
- LIFAN KPT 150 ABS
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
1. Is Atlas Zongshen Z One able to handle highway rides?
Ans. The Atlas Zongshen Z One is a sporty commuter which means it is built for city rides. But you can take on highways for rides if need be.
2. Is Atlas Zongshen Chinese?
Ans. Atlas Zongshen is a joint venture in Bangladesh. The bikes of this venture are mainly manufactured in China and partially built and assembled completely in Bangladesh.
The competitors are facing a challenging fight from Atlas Zongshen Z One T as it ticks nearly all the boxes that are required to be a good bike. You can compare Z One T’s price here with the competitors.
Specification: Atlas Zongshen Z One
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