Bajaj CT 100B
BAJAJ CT 100B overview:
Introduction: “The reliable classic”- BAJAJ CT 100B is a very reliable commuter in Bangladesh. It has a commuter DNA that is very strong. The bike serves the purpose that it was built to serve, and it serves very well. BAJAJ has built this bike to attract the buyers of lower budget by introducing the CT 100B version by keeping the essentials what a daily commuter needs while giving it a polished look and performance. See Bajaj CT 100B pictures here.
History: BAJAJ had first started the CT 100 series back in 2001 with a 100cc model in India that replaced the BAJAJ Boxer. Following its success path, the company has launched some new models in its timeline too like the CT 100 ES and this CT 100B. The version we are discussing about has a 100cc engine and was first launched in India in 2017 and it was also launched in Bangladesh the following year.
Features: Key feature of BAJAJ CT 100B is its usability. This solid commuter provides a very good commuting experience and the looks and dimensions helps in this matter too. The bike has an analog instrument cluster which is very reliable. The bike features a rounded headlight and simple taillight which resemble the ones in BAJAJ Boxer in its days. Apart from these, the bike resembles a very commuter-friendly stance and hence, the looks are very likeable by the users who go for this bike. The bike comes with spoke wheels and refreshed colors with stylish decals.
The available color options of BAJAJ CT 100B in Bangladesh are:
Black with Red decals
Black with Blue decals
Red with Silver decals
This bike has a familiar yet not so familiar stance of the traditional rider-friendly bike it has ever been. The newly painted body and sporty-looking decals have increased the presence of the bike on the street. All these changes make up for a good facelift from the previous version while providing extra commuter-ish support.
Body Dimensions: The BAJAJ CT 100B is a smooth-performing motorcycle. Thanks to its Single Down Tube frame, it ensures proper handling dynamics while riding the bike. The wheelbase is 1235 mm which helps keep the 108 kg bike stable while riding. The bike has an 10.5 liter fuel tank to feed the engine through the carburetor.
The overall length of BAJAJ CT 100B is 1970mm while the width and height are 770mm and 1065mm. The ground clearance is kept at 169mm for optimum performance in every road condition.
Engine & Transmission: BAJAJ CT 100B possesses a 99.27 cc, 4 Stroke, single cylinder, ExhausTEC engine that is air cooled. This CDI-ignited 2-valve mill’s Power & Torque figures are as follows: 8.02 PS @7500 RPM & 8.05 Nm @ 4500 RPM with a compression ratio of 9.5:1. The engine is mated to a 4-speed transmission and can be started both with a kick starter only to contribute to the name CT 100B in which the “B” means Beta, we guess.
Suspension, Brakes, Wheels: The suspension system has a dual telescopic hydraulic system up front and an SNS suspension set at the rear. The front and rear brakes are both of 110mm Drum type. Both the wheels are equipped with spokes and are 17” in diameter. The front tyre is 2.75*17 PR and the rear wheel comes equipped with a 3.00*17 PR tyre, which both are unidirectional and provides adequate support and confidence while riding.
Best For: The BAJAJ CT 100B is targeted to the commuters of the country. Riding in city and rural roads are like a breeze in this motorcycle. Service holders and small business owners are the main customers of this motorcycle who need to commute reliably and comfortably in and around their areas. Users of every ages use this bike daily for their need of commuting and short inter-city riding.
The bike easily allows the user to do in-city and some inter-city commutes too, thanks to its comfortable seating arrangement for both the rider as well as the pillion. So, young family persons and couples would be thankful to BAJAJ for thinking about their needs of love & care. Not to mention, the fuel efficiency helps benefit every user by being pocket-friendly to ride on.
Competitors: The main competitors of BAJAJ CT 100B are the likes of:
TVS XL 100
Hero HF Deluxe
The competitors are having a tough fight from BAJAJ CT 100B for their price for its commuter-friendly styling bits and the trust of the reliable motor the CT 100B has.
Upcoming/Unlaunched variants: BAJAJ has launched CT110 in India recently and we hope to see that bike in our roads soon.
Frequently Asked Questions:
1. What is the gear shift pattern of BAJAJ CT 100 ES?
Ans- BAJAJ CT 100 ES has a 4-speed manual transmission which is arranged in an all-down pattern and operated by a toe-heel type gear shift lever. The pattern is: 4-3-2-1-N
2. What is the mileage of BAJAJ CT 100 ES?
Ans- BAJAJ CT 100 ES has a company-claimed mileage of 70 Km/L. According to the record of CT 100 in our roads, we can certainly believe the claim.
3. How reliable is BAJAJ CT 100 ES?
Ans- BAJAJ CT 100 ES is a very reliable bike. The engine is very good for long term usage as it is derived from the likes of BAJAJ Boxer and Platina.
Specification: Bajaj CT 100B
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