TVS Motor Company has announced its foray in the 125cc scooter segment with the launch of NTORQ 125. Designed for the youth, the new scooter has been developed based on the TVS Racing pedigree and comes with the state-of-the-art 3-Valve engine for improved performance.
Priced at Rs. 58,750 (Ex-showroom New Delhi), the scooter also marks the launch of an exclusive technology platform – TVS SmartXonnect – making it India’s first scooter connecting the rider. An innovative Bluetooth-enabled technology SmartXonnect is paired to an exclusive NTORQ mobile App which can be downloaded from google play store. It enables a host of first-in-segment additions to the fully digital speedometer having about 55 features including navigation assist, top speed recorder, in-built lap-timer, phone-battery strength display, last parked location assist, service reminder, trip meter and multi-ride statistic modes such as Street and Sport.
Taking cue from the design of a stealth aircraft the company designed the new scooter giving a sharp, aggressive style with a signature tail and LED tail lamps. It gets the new generation CVTi-REVV 124.79cc, single-cylinder, 4-stroke, 3-valve, air-cooled SOHC engine that churns out [email protected] rpm / 9.4 PS @7500 rpm and 10.5 [email protected] rpm. The additional valve in the engine accentuates the performance of the scooter which boasts of a top speed of 95 kmph and an excellent acceleration .
KN Radhakrishnan, President & Chief Executive Officer, TVS Motor Company, said, “Scooterisation in India, presented us with opportunities to create customer delight with targeted offerings across different customer segments. I am proud that the product team has demonstrated a keen understanding of today’s customers and their lifestyle choices. TVS NTORQ 125 is a one-of-its-kind offering, designed to meet the desires of the youthful customers. It is a great addition to our scooter portfolio.”
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