2018 Bajaj Discover 110 & 2018 Bajaj Discover 125 launched
Praveen M, Engineer-turned-motorcycle journalist. I'm a sucker for cruising down the highways, and twisties in the hills.
Bajaj Auto has launched the 2018 Bajaj Discover 110 and the 2018 Bajaj Discover 125 in the country.
The 2018 Bajaj Discover 110 costs INR 50,176; and Bajaj has priced the 2018 Bajaj Discover 125 at INR 53,171 for drum, and INR 55,994 for disc variant. All prices are ex-showroom, Delhi. Key features of the two motorcycles include LED DRL, analogue-digital combo cluster, and premium dual-textured seat. The LED DRL consumes lesser power than the AHO-type headlight.
Powering the Discover 110 is a 115.5 cc engine. It is good for 8.6 PS of power at 7,000 rpm and 9.81 Nm of torque at 5,000 rpm. The engine works in tandem with a 4-speed transmission. The Discover 125 employs a 124.5 cc engine. It makes 11 PS of power at 7,500 rpm, and 11 Nm of torque at 5,500 rpm. The engine pairs with a 5-speed gearbox. Bajaj claims the new long-stroke engines have best-in-class torque and power. The bike maker also revealed that the core engine components are relevant enough to be compatible with the upcoming BS VI emission norms.
Suspension for both bikes include telescopic front fork and dual rear Nitrox shock absorbers. Bajaj claims the 2018 Discover range has 16% longer suspension travel when compared to its competitors. The Discover 110 gets drums on either ends whereas the Discover 125 features a disc at the front and drum at the rear. Front drum brake variant is available for the Discover 125 as well.