125cc commuter motorcycle segment is the much competitive segment in Bangladesh. The TVS motorcycle and HeroMotoCorp are doing nice in this segment with TVS Stryker 125 and Hero Ignitor 125. Therefore we are herewith the comparison review of the motorcycles. So here we are featuring TVS Stryker 125 VS Hero Ignitor 125 Comparison Review. So let’s find the competitive picture of the motorcycles.
TVS Stryker 125 VS Hero Ignitor 125 – Looks & Design
The TVS Striker 125 VS Hero Ignitor 125 both the motorcycles are commuter category motorcycle. Here both the motorcycle designed focusing the core commuter features. But in terms of looks and design both the motorcycle adopted quite sporty design and ergonomics.
The TVS Stryker 125 followed a sharp and cutting edge design on its exteriors. Here the fuel tank is slick and edgy with bikini tank extensions. The headlamp is sharp and sporty. Here the rear part also is edgy with TVS iconic LED tail lamp and twin shade side panels.
Here the seat is single piece seat but it curved with a nice shape. Furthermore, the ODO consol is very simple but it looks nice and sporty. Here the ODO is a fully digital unit. So overall it carries a nice and sporty design that nicely fits with any kind of riders’ personality.
Coming to the Hero Ignitor 125 it’s a new machine that comes with a revised design. The new design of the Ignitor 125 is quite hired from Hero Glamour 125. Hence it looks pretty good and comes with a modern conventional design. The motorcycle is designed solely focused on its category.
Hence overall Ignitor comes with a bloated body profile. The headlamp is sharp with digital analog combo ODO console. The fuel tank is bloated with bikini tank shrouds. The seat is straight but curved with a comfortable profile. Hence the rest of the panel and rear part also matched nicely with its attitude and appearances.
TVS Stryker 125 VS Hero Ignitor 125 – Frame, Wheel, Brake & Suspension
In the frame, both the TVS Striker 125 VS Hero Ignitor 125 carries quite the same type of cradle frames. The TVS Stryker caries the Single Cradle Tubular Frame and the Hero Ignitor 125 carries the Semi-Double Cradle frame.
Here both the motorcycle comes with all alloy rims with tubeless type tires in their both wheels. But the TVS Stryker 125 comes with 17-inch wheels and Hero Ignitor 125 comes with 18-inch wheels. So Ignitor has few advancements of riding on uneven terrains.
Coming to the braking system both the motorcycle comes with quite the same type of braking system. Here both the motorcycle comes with hydraulic disk braking system in the front wheel. Again both the motorcycle rear brake is drum type. So you can see both the motorcycle’s braking systems are quite same.
Hence coming to the suspension system both the motorcycle comes with telescopic fork suspension in front. Here the rear setup is sealed hydraulic type. Here Stryker rear suspension setup comes with double coil spring. But the Hero Ignitor setup is single spring loaded and it adjustable with five steps.
TVS Stryker 125 VS Hero Ignitor 125 – Riding & Controlling
In the riding and controlling feature of TVS Stryker 125 VS Hero Ignitor 125 both the motorcycle solely focused to their category. Both the motorcycle is characterized with upright riding ergonomics with handlebar, seating, and other control lever positions.
Here seating arrangement is much spacious for rider and full aged pillion. Both the motorcycle comes with wider and heavy grab rail. Furthermore, the motorcycles have the setup for optional sharee-guard and wider foot peg for female pillions.
Here the TVS Stryker comes with a sporty half chain cover whereas the Ignitor 125 comes with full chain covers. Hence coming to the weight the TVS Stryker 125 is lighter with 117Kg weight. In counter, the Hero Ignitor 125 is 127Kg which is really a big difference that impacts on riding and controlling.
TVS Stryker 125 VS Hero Ignitor 125 – Engine & Performance Feature
Coming to the engine of the TVS Striker 125 VS Hero Ignitor 125 both are single cylinder and four-stroke engine. Both the engines are air-cooled with two valves that power delivered through a 4-gear transmission. Here the engines are ignited by CDI and fuel supplied through the carburetor feeding system.
Hence the power and torque figure of both motorcycles are quite similar. But Hero Ignitor placed here quite in an advanced position with 8.3kW of power and 11NM of torque. Hence in counter TVS Striker has the advancement with 10Kg lesser weight. Whereas it comes with 8.1kW power and 10.8NM of torque.
So you can see both the motorcycle positioned quite in nearer position in terms of bookish performances. But with the over-square engine, Stryker will allow smoother response in higher RPM. Whereas, in counter, the Ignitor will deliver torque with its longer stroke engine.
Hence we are not officially confirmed about the fuel economy figure. But you know both the motorcycle is dedicated to commuting features. So they will deliver a significant amount of fuel economy as the manufacturer featured the motorcycles.
TVS Stryker 125 VS Hero Ignitor 125 Specification Comparison
|Specification||TVS Stryker 125||Hero Ignitor 125|
|Engine||Single Cylinder, Four Stroke,
Air Cooled SI Engine
|Single Cylinder, Four Stroke,
Air Cooled OHC Engine
|Valve System||Two Valve||Two Valve|
|Bore x Stroke||57.0mm x 48.8mm||52.4mm x 57.8mm|
|Maximum Power||8.1kW (11PS)@ 8,000 RPM||8.3kW (11BHP)@ 7,500 RPM|
|Maximum Torque||10.8NM @ 5,500RPM||11NM @ 6,500RPM|
|Ignition||CDI||Digital DC CDI Ignition System – AMI|
|Starting Method||Kick & Electric Start||Kick & Electric Start|
|Clutch Type||Wet, Multiple-disc||Wet, Multiple-disc|
|Lubrication||Wet Sump||Wet Sump|
|Transmission||4 Speed, Pattern N-1-2-3-4||4 Speed, Pattern N-1-2-3-4|
|Frame Type||Single Cradle Tubular Frame||Semi Double Cradle Type|
|Dimension (LxWxH)||1,995mm x 765mm x 1,080mm||2,023mm x 766mm x 1,091mm|
|Saddle Height||Not Found|
|Weight||117Kg (Kerb)||127Kg (Kerb)|
|Fuel Capacity:||10 Liters (Reserve 2 Liters)||11 Liters (Reserve 1.4 Liters)|
Wheel, Brake & Suspension
|Suspension (Front/Rear)||Telescopic Fork/
Dual Spring Suspension
5-Step Adjustable Hydraulic Shock Absorbers
|Brake system (Front/Rear)||240mm Disk
/ 130mm Drum
/ 130mm Drum
|Tire size (Front / Rear)||Front: 2.75-17
Electrical & Other
|Speedometer||Digital Speedometer||Analog Speedometer with Digital Display|
*All the specifications are subject to change upon company rules, policy, offer & promotion. BikeBD is not liable for the changes.
TVS Stryker 125 VS Hero Ignitor 125 – Choose Your Commuter
So, readers, you can see both the TVS Stryker 125 VS Hero Ignitor 125 comes with quite similar profile. But they are little differently focused with their category and purpose. Here both the motorcycle is capable and featured with compatible features. So the choice is yours.
Hence assuring you here we can say both the motorcycle is popular in our market. Moreover, the after-sales service and spare parts are easily available countrywide. So choose your motorcycle and enjoy commuting. Thanks everyone.