Bajaj Auto on Monday launched an all-new version of its entry-level motorcycle model CT110 priced in the range of Rs 37,997 and Rs 44,480 (ex-Showroom Delhi).
The new CT110 comes with raised ground clearance, stronger and bigger crash guards and a suspension that can take on rough road conditions, Bajaj Auto said in a statement. The bike is powered by a 115cc engine that delivers power of 8.6 PS, it added.
It comes in two variants with the kick start version priced at Rs 37,997 while the electric start option is tagged at Rs 44,480 (ex-showroom Delhi), the company said.
Talking about its engine, Bajaj CT 110 comes with Platina 110’s 115-cc DTS-I engine which can produce 8.6 bhp of power and 9.81 Nm of torque. The engine is mated with a four-speed manual transmission.
Some experts suggest that the newly launched bike will be preferred by those who prefer some power with decent style.
Bajaj CT110 also comes with the same telescopic forks and twin shock absorbers at the rear. However, there are no disc brakes option but will come with a combi-braking system.
Apart from this, despite slump in the Indian auto market, Bajaj auto has witnessed a growth in its sales. Yes, you read it right. Bajaj Auto on Monday reported a 4 per cent jump in motorcycle sales to 3,51,291 units in June 2019. It is to be noted that the company had sold 3,37,752 units during the same month last year.
Commenting on the launch, Bajaj Auto President - Motorcycle Business Sarang Kanade said,”the CT range was conceptualised for those customers who demand a robust bike at a reasonable price.
“We believe that the tough new CT 110 provides an even better value with superior performance - a great combination of mileage and power - all at an attractive price.”
He said till date the company has sold more than 50 lakh units of the CT range.