TVS Raider 125 Vs Rivals
The TVS Raider 125 is the latest addition to the 125cc commuter segment and will take on bikes like Honda Shine, Hero Glamor, Bajaj Pulsar 125, and other similarly priced bikes.
TVS Motor Company recently marked its entry into the 125cc commuter segment with the launch of the Raider 125. The 125cc motorcycle takes on the Hero Glamor, Honda Shine and even the Bajaj Pulsar 125 directly. new TVS motorcycle compares to its rival when it comes to price.
The TVS Raider 125 is available in two variants, priced at Rs 77,500 and Rs 85,469 (ex-showroom New Delhi). Here’s a price list of the three bikes it rivals –
|TVS Raider 125 *||Glamor Heroes *||Honda Shine *||Bajaj Pulsar 125 *|
|Drum – Rs 77,500||Drum – Rs 74 900||Drum – Rs 72 787||Drum – Rs 77 843|
|Disc – Rs 85,469||Record – Rs 78,700||Record – Rs 77,582||Record – Rs 84 173|
|Flaming Drum –
75 900 rupees
|Split seat drum –
80 698 rupees
|Blaze Disc –
|Split seat disc –
87 409 rupees
|Edition drum 100 million – Rs 76,700|
|Disc 100 million edition – Rs 80,500|
* All prices are excluding showroom, New Delhi
The Hero Glamor is available at a starting price of Rs 74,900 for the standard drum version, while the standard disc model costs Rs 78,700. The Blaze special edition is priced at Rs 75,900 and Rs 79,700 for the drum and disc variants respectively. The 100 million edition is priced at Rs 76,700 for the drum and Rs 80,500 (all prices, ex-showroom New Delhi) for the disc model.
The Honda Shine is also offered with a drum brake variant and a disc brake variant, priced at Rs 72,787 and Rs 77,582 (ex-showroom, New Delhi) respectively. This makes it the most affordable motorcycle in this comparison. The Bajaj Pulsar 125, on the other hand, is the top of the line on the list.
The price of the Pulsar 125 starts from Rs 77,843 for the single-seater version with drum and Rs 84,173 for the single-seater version with disc brake. There is also a split seat version, priced at Rs 80,698 and Rs 87,409 (all prices, ex-New Delhi showroom) for drum and disc models respectively.
Speaking of the new TVS Raider 125, it gets a 124.8 cc single cylinder engine producing 11.38 PS and 11.2 Nm, mated to a 5-speed transmission. It receives an LED headlight with DRL and a stylish LED tail light. Other highlights include an LCD dashboard with gearshift indicator, distance to empty, etc., driving modes, under-seat storage, engine shutdown on the side stand, optional USB charger and optional SmartXonnect TV.