Atlas Zongshen ZS 110-72
- Comfortable riding position
- Easy maneuverability
- Nice suspension setup
- Small Fuel Tank
- No rear disc brake
Introduction: Atlas Zongshen 110-72 is a 110cc scooter commuter bike from Atlas Bangladesh- Zongshen joint venture. This sits along with the same company’s 110-56 scooter. This is a good-looking bike that is competing in the Chinese-Local market of 110cc bikes. See pictures of Atlas Zongshen 110-72 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 110-72 are described in a nutshell below.
This scooter is one of the most popular offerings from the company. The bike’s dimensions, suspensions and engine are all there to aid the rider on road with great confidence and sheer performance for commuting along.
The front face of this bike is very interesting with an interesting fairing. With nice stickers and interesting colors along with a stepped unibody seat, the body lines are clear and pronounced. The exhaust pipe is slender and stylish to add to its cool factor with an awesome sound and chrome styling bits.
The cub-type bike’s seating is very much comfortable, as it is equipped with a unibody seat with an upright riding position which is ideal for this type of bike. There is a digital-analog combo instrument cluster. The indicators are bulb type and the taillight is crystal type to add to the cool factor.
Body Dimensions: The Atlas Zongshen 110-72 is a well-built motorcycle. The 100 kg bike has got a rather puny 4L fuel tank for city commutes.
The overall length of Atlas Zongshen 110-72 is 1895 mm while the width and height are kept at 710 mm and 1120 mm. The ground clearance is 145 mm in this machine which is OK.
Engine & Transmission: Atlas Zongshen 110-72 possesses a single-cylinder, 4-stroke, air-cooled OHC engine with 2 valves and an engine displacement of 109.2cc. The Power & Torque figures from this machine are as follows: 6.2 kW @ 7500 RPM & 8.2 Nm @5500 RPM. This bike has a 4-speed manual transmission with a wet multi-plate clutch. The engine is fed through a carburetor system and can be started both with a kick and an electric starter.
Suspension, Brakes, Wheels: The suspension system of this bike has a set of telescopic forks upfront and Twin-spring loaded set at the rear. The bike comes with multi-spoke alloy rims at both ends. The brake setup is ventilated disc type upfront with the drum at the rear. The front wheel is wrapped in 2.5-17 38P tire while the rear one is wrapped in 2.5-17 47P tire. Both are tubeless for extra peace of mind.
Best For: The Atlas Zongshen 110-72 is mainly targeted to the style-conscious youth and middle-aged persons who seek comfort. City riding is enjoyable on this bike. The sleek design ensures you can zap through traffic effortlessly. The bike has an excellent design language that reminds one of its freshness as well as has enough performance to tackle everyday riding needs. You can see Atlas Zongshen 110-72’s first impression review here by BikeBD.
Competitors: The competitors of Atlas Zongshen 110-72 are not that many in Bangladesh. However the competitors are:
- RUNNER Kite Plus
- HONDA Wave
- ZNEN Jog
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
1. Is Atlas Zongshen 110-72 able to do highway rides?
Ans. The Atlas Zongshen 110-72 is built for city commuting. But you can ride it on a highway too for small inter-city commutes.
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 110-72 as it ticks nearly all the boxes that are required to be a good bike. You can compare 110-72’s price here with the competitors.
Specification: Atlas Zongshen ZS 110-72
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