The 2018 Bajaj Avengers are here!January 19, 2018
Yesterday Bajaj Auto launched the 2018 edition of its Avenger series in Cruise 220 and Street 220 variants. Bajaj Auto has ensured that the Avengers classical essence is retained while also offering contemporary styling. The Avenger 220 Cruise comes with a new classic design headlamp with integrated LED DRL’s flanking its sides and the windshield has been redesigned. The new heads up display incorporates a blue coloured backlit full function digital display. The sporty and youthful Avenger Street 220 boasts of an all new roadster design headlamp with LED DRLs incorporated in the bottom section, a bikini fairing and roadster style rear grab rail. Unlike its sibling, the Avenger Street gets an amber coloured backlit full function digital display.
Both the 220cc motorcycles now have a revised tailgate and an all new halo-effect tail lamp. The rear suspension comes with a 12% additional travel. The 2018 Avenger 220’s bears a distinctive premium international look courtesy the new paint scheme, graphics and a larger Avenger badge. Ever since its debut, the cruiser has been known for its outstanding performance and comfort. The Avengers come with Bajaj’s trusted 220 cc DTS-i engine delivering a 19 PS power and excellent low to mid-range grunt with torque of 17.5 Nm. Both motorcycles are oil cooled to ensure uninterrupted all day riding irrespective of external conditions.
Commenting on the launch Mr. Eric Vas, President – Motorcycles Business, Bajaj Auto Ltd, said “Avenger created and leads the Cruiser bike segment in India. The 2018 Avengers break new ground in the evolution of this style. With its distinctive appearance and rich ride performance, the Avenger 220 shall continue to be the gold standard for Cruiser bikes in its class well into the future.”
Avenger has become a lifestyle statement and choice of the discerning rider, whether for his daily commute or the weekend sojourn. The brand connects deeply with its riders through its ‘Feel Like God’ promise. Bajaj Auto recognises the passion customers have for their Avengers and has encouraged it by organising over 500 breakfast rides and 30 marque FLG tours which has engaged more than 6000 Avenger riders in the last two years!
The Avenger Cruise 220 and Street 220 both are priced at Rs.92,954/- (all Ex-Showroom Maharashtra).
Avenger Cruise 220 will be available 2 classic colors, Auburn Black and Moon White.
Avenger Street 220 will come in contemporary and stylish Matte Black and Matte White.
|Parameter||Avenger 220 Cruise / Street|
|Power (PS) @ rpm||19@8400|
|Torque (Nm) @ rpm||17.5@7000|
|Overall length (mm)||2210|
|Overall width (mm)||806|
|Height (mm)||1142 / 1070|
|Ground Clearance (mm)||169|
|Kerb weight (kg)||159 / 155|
|Tyre size – Front]||90/90×17|
|Tyre size – Rear]||130/90×15|
|Fuel tank (lts)||13|
|Brakes: Front (mm)||260 Disc|
|Brakes: Rear (mm)||130 Drum|