4 things you should know about the Bajaj CT100B – IAB Picks
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Here are four things you should know about the Bajaj CT100B that was launched late last month.
Bajaj CT100B Price
The CT100B is an additional variant of the Bajaj CT100 that is positioned below the model that already existed. Priced at INR 30,990 (ex-showroom, Delhi), the CT100B is the most affordable product in the company’s portfolio, and is also the most affordable motorcycles in the country. It is close to INR 4,000 lesser than the spoke wheels version of the CT100, and comes with a two-year warranty.
Bajaj CT100B Mileage
The standard Bajaj CT100 has a claimed mileage of 89.5 km/l, whereas the CT100B returns 99.1 km/l.
Bajaj CT100B Engine & Gearbox
The Bajaj CT100B is driven by the same 99.27 cc air-cooled single-cylinder engine that powers the CT100, but with some improvements as stated by Bajaj Auto. It is mated to a four-speed gearbox. The motor produces 8.2 PS at 7,500 rpm and 8.05 Nm at 4,500 rpm on the latter.
Bajaj CT100B Features
The Bajaj CT100B is characterised by a round headlamp, larger seat (than the CT100), a rear luggage carrier that continues from the conventional-type pillion grab rail, absentee rear cowl, and spoke wheels. Bajaj Auto has positioned it as a motorcycle for riders looking to purchase a second-hand vehicle.