The 2019 Bajaj Avenger 220 is the most recent bike able to hit the dealerships now outfitted with Anti-Lock Brakes (ABS). The small capability cruiser was not too long ago noticed with the security function able to hit the showrooms and you may anticipate the launch someday in January 2019. Just like the Bajaj Pulsar RS 200, the brand new Avenger 220 additionally will get a single-channel ABS unit and shall be seen on each the Cruise and Avenue variations. The security function will even prolong to the Avenger 180 that was launched final 12 months changing the 150 cc mannequin.
The federal government has mandated ABS on all two-wheelers above 125 cc and producers have till April 2019 to satisfy the brand new security norm on two-wheelers already on sale. All new two-wheelers launched have to have ABS in place as a regular fitment. For 2-wheelers beneath 125 cc, Mixed Braking System (CBS) has been made necessary.
Barring the security function, the 2019 Bajaj Avenger 220 will get no adjustments and continues to attract energy from the 220 cc single-cylinder, oil-cooled engine tuned for 19 bhp and 17.5 Nm of peak torque. The motor is paired with a 5-speed gearbox.
Costs have not been revealed but however anticipate the 2019 Bajaj Avenger 220 ABS to be priced at a premium of round Rs. 10,000 over the present asking worth of Rs. 96,222 (ex-showroom, Delhi). The Avenger 220 has restricted rivals on this house and can compete towards the Suzuki Intruder 150 that additionally comes with ABS and the Royal Enfield Traditional 350 ABS. Other than Bajaj, Piaggio has additionally launched ABS on the Aprilia SR 150 and Vespa SXL and VXL 150. The subsequent few months will even all producers introduce the security function on their choices forward of the deadline. Spy Picture supply: Rushlane