The Tata Nano version in bikes went all un-noticed ?
So here's the bike fulfiling most of the Indian common man's needs.
A 100 CC bike giving a mileage of 125 Km/l (company estimated) & priced at just 19,990, with equated monthly installments (EMIs) fixed at Rs 490. Xenitis is the same company which first released its computers at below INR 10,000 (5 years ago) tagged price & laptop below INR 20,000. Xenitis set up its two-wheeler manufacturing plant in West Bengal in April last year at an investment of Rs 300 crore and an installed capacity of 90,000 units per month.
Already, 10,000 units of Xpression have been sold out and the plan is to export bikes to Middle East, Russia, Nepal, Sri Lanka and some African countries.
The new bike Rock100 already has an advance booking of 1,60,000 units and will be available with around 350 motor dealers. The bike is equipped with attractive features like 4-stroke engine, electronic self start and kick start facility, tachometer, gear indicator, aerodynamic headlight with halogen bulbs.Technical Specifications :
Type 4-Stroke, Single cylinder
Compression Ratio 8.6 : 1
Max. Engine Output 5 kw @ 8500 rpm
Max. Torque 6.5 Nm @ 6000 rpm
Type size and ply rating Front - 2.50 - 18 4 PR /
Rear 3.00 - 176 PR
Wheel Base 1200 mm
Over all Width 740 mm
Over all Length 1930 mm
Over all Height 800 mm
After reading all this we can call this as Nano of Bike's World !
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Xenitis Xpression 125CC
Technical Specifications :
Engine 4 stroke, Single cylinder air cooled
Bore x Stroke 56.5 X 49.5 ( mm )
Eng. Displacement 124 cc
Compression Ratio 9.0 : 1
Max. Net Power 10.5 Bhp at 8500 rpm
Max. Net Torque 8.4 Nm at 7500 rpm
Ignition System CDI
Spark Plug MICOXR5DC
Lubrication Wet Sump , Splashed
Transmission 5 speed constant mesh rotary gear
Front Brake Hydraulic ventilated discbrakes
Rear Brake Mech. Expanding shoe & drum type
Fuel Tank Capacity Full 15.0 ltr., Reserve 2.5 ltrs.
Length 2040 mm
Width 780 mm
Height 1130 mm
Wheel Base 1280 mm
Min. Turning Radius 2165 mm
Ground Clearance 140 mm
Tyre Size : Front : 2.75 - 18, 4PR Rear : 3.00 - 18, 6PR
Electrical System 12 Volts AC + DC
Head Lamp 35 / 35W Halogen
Turn Signal Lamp 10W
Neutral Indicator Lamp 3W
High Beam Indi. Lamp 3W
Turn Signal Indi. Lamp 3W x 2
Meter console Light 3W
Horn 12 V DC Type 2A
Battery 12 V - 5 Ah
Vehicle Kerb Weight 127 Kg.
Price: Rs 39,000 ex-showroom
The bike comes with five speed rotary gear transmission , 125 cc 4 Stroke all aluminum engine, Die Casted rear grab rail , Ventilated disc brake, Self start, Masculine 15 liters capacity fuel tank, CAT Megaphonic silencer with heat shield, Aluminum die casted pillion foot rest & a Five step adjustable rear shock absorber.
The company has released the bike with a joint venture between Xenitis and China's automobile giant Guangzhou Automobile Industry Group (GAIG).
Now the only point to consider before going for these bikes is the popularity of the brand, and also one need to consider its partner Chinese company - second largest two-wheeler company in China.
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