Runner Turbo 125 V2
Specification: Runner Turbo 125 V2
|2. Engine & Transmission|
|4. Brakes, Wheels & Suspensions|
|5. Top Speed and Mileage|
Runner Turbo 125 V2 is a commuter motorcycle. The commuter class of motorcycles is the most popular class in Bangladesh. People love commuting motorcycles. The reason is simple: costs less, saves more, simple to maintain. Runner has made a name for itself for being one of the few companies to produce motorcycles in Bangladesh and also for producing affordable motorcycles. Here we will be discussing about the Runner Turbo 125 V2.
Runner Group of companies is one of the largest conglomerates of Bangladesh. Runner Automobiles is the producers of Runner motorcycles. Runner automobiles is also the official dealers of UM, KTM, Aprilia, Vespa and Bajaj three-wheelers. Runner is one the most affordable brands of Bangladesh. This does not mean they shy away from quality. Runner makes sure it’s customers always gets the best service possible. Runner is also one of the first companies to introduce direct EMI with its customers without getting any third party involved.
The Runner Turbo 125 V2 comes with a halogen headlight. The headlight maybe halogen but has adequate brightness. The taillight and is also halogen, which is fitted inside a housing filled with reflectors to make the bike visible from a distance. The indicators are bulbs.
So far, the red version of the Runner Turbo 125 V2 has been launched. Other colors similar to the previous version can also be expected to be available in the market. Colors such as:
The new design of the Runner Turbo 125 V2 takes a sportier turn, as the new decals and physical features of the bike makes it look more premium.
The bike has a semi digital instrument cluster. The instrument cluster has a speedometer, an odometer, a fuel gauge, and an RPM counter (analog) as the basic info. Above those, the bike has a trip meter and a gear position indicator. The gear position indicator is a digital unit, which can be very helpful for beginners.
The best feature of the Runner Turbo 125 V2 is not on the bike, but rather it comes as a facility of Runner. The bike can be bought directly from Runner at installments without any third party getting involved. If you can keep an eye on the Runner Youtube page, then you can also see offers that will allow you to get the bikes at a minimum interest rate.
Runner Turbo 125 V2 is a small bike. The bike has a low seat height. However, the ground clearance of the bike is quite average. The ground clearance is around 160mm, which is okay for the roads of Bangladesh. The bike is also quite compact and easy to control.
The length, width, and height of the Runner Turbo 125 V2 are 2020mm, 840mm, and 1240mm. The bike is not entirely light. At a weight of 133kg, the bike is quite heavy compared to most of its competition. The weight of the bike allows it to be stable at high speeds but is quite annoying in heavy traffic. The bike also has a wheelbase of 1320mm, which allows it to be stable at corners.
Engine and Transmission:
The Runner Turbo 125 V2 comes with a single-cylinder, 4-stroke, and 124.84cc engine. The bike has both self-start and kick-start mechanisms. The bike also comes with an engine kill switch, which is quite nice to have. The engine pumps out 11.256BHP of power at 8500rpm and 11Nm of torque at 7000rpm. The bike is expected to have a mileage of 45kmpl.
The Runner Turbo 125 V2 comes with a basic wet multi-plate clutch. It comes with a 5-speed gearbox, which means, shorter gears and better acceleration. The overall top speed of the bike is expected to be around 105kmph.
Brakes, Suspensions, and Wheels:
The Runner Turbo 125 V2 has a disc-drum brake setup. The front brake of the bike is a disc while the rear is a basic drum brake. The front disc brake makes the bike very much secure than most other 100cc bikes. The rear brake is fine for a bike with this power.
The Runner Turbo 125 V2 comes with a telescopic fork set up at the front and a Nitrox loaded setup at the rear. The front telescopic forks are expected to respond well on the road. The rear Nitrox loaded spring setup at the rear is expected to be quite comfortable.
The Runner Turbo 125 V2 has alloy wheels. It has a 2.75/17 and a 90/90-18 tire setup. The front tire would have been better if it were a 3.00-section tire. The rear tire would have been better if it were a 100-section tire.
The Runner Turbo 125 V2 was not made for the street Rossi’s. It was made for sensible commuters. The bike was made for the regular commuter and for the ones who see bikes as merely commuting transportation systems, which will only take its rider around town and not out of the city. The regular office goer who is looking for a bike, but has a low budget, will find this bike to be suitable. This bike is also suitable for a new rider. It is easy and nimble to ride, which makes it very comfortable for new riders.
Runner Turbo 125 V2 has quite a few competitors in its segment.
Zongshen Spark ZS125-70.
Roadmaster Velocity 125.
Keeway RKS 125.
Bajaj Discover 125.
Frequently Asked Question (FAQ):
The FAQs of the Runner Turbo 125 V2 are answered below.
1. Where is Runner originated?
Answer: Runner is a Bangladeshi brand that assembles/makes its bikes in Bangladesh.
2. What kind of bike is Runner Turbo 125 V2?
Answer: Runner Turbo 125 V2 is a commuter bike.
3. What is the mileage of the Runner Turbo 125 V2?
Answer: Runner Turbo 125 V2 has an average mileage of around 45kmpl.
4. What is the most popular Runner bike in Bangladesh?
Answer: The Runner Knight Rider 150 is the most popular Runner bike in Bangladesh.
5. What is the top speed of the Runner Turbo 125 V2?
Answer: The Runner Turbo 125 V2 is expected to have a top speed of about 105kmph.
The Runner Turbo 125 V2 was made with the intent of providing a simple and nimble bike to the daily commuter. Runner Turbo 125 V2 has its flaws, but it is a good bike, and it is easy to ride.
BRTA REGISTRATION INFORMATION
|For 2 Years|
|80 cc||9300 BDT|
|100 cc||10400 BDT|
|110 cc||11700 BDT|
|150 cc||12200 BDT|
|150 cc+||12200 BDT|
|For 10 Years|
|80 cc||13900 BDT|
|100 cc||19600 BDT|
|110 cc||20900 BDT|
|150 cc||21400 BDT|
|150 cc+||21400 BDT|