New Bajaj Platina 100 ES With Electric Start Launched At Rs 45,431 - Overdrive
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New Bajaj Platina 100 ES with electric start launched at Rs 45,431

27 Jan 2015 / 0

Bajaj has officially launched the new Platina to take on its commuter segment competitors. This challenger from Bajaj will now offer the convenience of an electric start, hence the suffix ES. The Platina ES will sport new body graphics upon a base paint of either red, blue or black. The motorcycle is kitted with a set of black alloys each of which have a 110mm drum brake. The engine is finished in black too.

Bajaj Platina

A camouflaged Platina spied earlier

Bajaj say that the 102cc, single cylinder, air-cooled engine is their most fuel efficient engine to date. The engine produces 8.2PS of power at 7,500rpm and 8.6Nm of torque at 5,000rpm. A 4-speed transmission is used in the Platina 100 ES. The motorcycle weighs 108kgs and has a fuel tank that can hold a maximum of 11.5 litres. The bike also gets a zero-maintenance battery.

The new Bajaj Platina 100 ES is priced at Rs 45,431, ex-Mumbai.



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