Bajaj has launched the updated Platina with some additional features and minor cosmetic changes.
Bajaj has launched the refreshed 2017 Platina in India, priced at Rs. 45,350/- (ex-showroom, Delhi). The new Platina gets LED DRLs above the headlight and an updated design for the instrument cluster. Bajaj had recently launched a new base variant of the Platina, called Platina ES Spoke.
The Bajaj Platina continues to draw power from the same 102cc single-cylinder DTS-i motor. Peak power is rated at 8.2 HP and peak torque at 8.6 Nm. This motor comes mated to a 4-speed gearbox and Bajaj claims a mileage of 104 km/l, which is significantly higher than the competition.
The Bajaj Platina is designed keeping in mind comfort of the rider and the pillion. The motorcycle gets a longer front and rear suspension. There is a Spring Soft foam seat and footpads at the rear. The commuter bike gets a 110 mm front drum brake and a 130 mm rear drum brake.
The updated Platina tips the scale at 108 kgs (kerb weight) and comes with an 11-litre fuel tank capacity.
2018 Bajaj Platina
– The new Platina is priced at Rs. 45,350/-
– Gets LED DRLs and an updated instrument cluster
– The Bajaj Platina rivals the Hero HF Deluxe and TVS Star Sport