Bajaj Auto, the world’s most valuable two-wheeler and three-wheeler company, has launched Platina 110 ABS with a segment-first Anti-lock Braking System (ABS). Given the massive size of the commuter segment of motorcycles, the introduction of ABS in this category is an important step in enhancing road safety in India.
The new Platina 110, equipped with ABS enhances safety by reducing braking distance and providing better handling and stability in any challenging condition. Also, the ABS in Platina ensures complete control in panic-braking situations. caused due to stray animals, frequent potholes, wrong-side riders etc.
The Platina 110 ABS comes with comfortable seats, longer front and rear suspensions to ensure a comfortable ride. The state-of-the-art headlights with DRL provide clear visibility to the rider, further enhancing the safety factor. The new digital speedometer has ABS indicator, gear indicator and gear guidance features.
Speaking on the launch, Mr. Sarang Kanade – President, Motorcycles – Bajaj Auto said, “India accounts for highest road deaths across the world with 2-wheelers accounting for 45% of these accidents. Our understanding of the Indian consumer suggests that commuter riders face panic braking scenarios frequently. With the new Platina 110 ABS, we want to offer riders complete control in unforeseen braking
scenarios. We are confident that 2-wheeler riders who face difficult riding situations would consider Platina 110 ABS to keep themselves and their loved ones safe with the best-in-segment braking technology.”
The Platina 110 ABS, priced at Rs. 72,480 (ex-showroom Maharashtra), is powered by a 115.45 cc engine that delivers 8.6 PS power at 7000 rpm and torque of 9.81 Nm at 5000 RPM. Complete with dependable performance, competitive mileage, and tough build, Platina 110 ABS comes in four appealing colours – Ebony Black, Gloss Pewter Grey, Cocktail Wine Red, and Saffire Blue.
ABS (Anti-lock Braking System) – for the first time in its segment
o For better stability & control in sudden braking situations
o For shorter braking distance during emergency braking.
Digital Speedometer with ABS indication
Gear indication and gear guidance for efficient riding
Headlamp with integrated DRL that provides clear visibility and adds style
Front & rear (with Nitrox) suspension that offers less jerks in potholes
Long quilted seats that provide comfort for rider and pillion