Hosur-based Indian Two Wheeler manufacturer TVS Motor Company has launched a new special edition of its Scooty Zest automatic scooterette. Dubbed as the Scooty Zest 110 Himalayan Highs edition, this special version commemorates this Female-specific scooter’s ride to Khardung La Pass by a young female rider, Anam Hashim. With the successful completion of this rather adventurous ride, the Scooty Zest 110 has entered the India Book of Records for becoming the first 110cc scooter to ride till Khardung La. The new 2016 TVS Scooty Zest 110 Himalayan Highs edition has gone on sale across all TVS showrooms in India. It is priced at INR 46,113 (Ex-Showroom Delhi). The launch of this special Zest 110 follows the introduction of the 2016 Scooty Pep Plus late last month. Read on for more details on the 2016 TVS Scooty Zest 110 Himalayan Highs Edition-
Talking about the launch of the 2016 TVS Scooty Zest 110 Himalayan Highs special edition model, Mr. Aniruddha Haldar, VP Marketing, TVS Motor Company, said, “The Scooty has been an iconic brand for mobility in India. It’s only fitting that the first 110 cc scooter to reach the highest motorable road is a Scooty Zest 110, and it was ridden there by Anam Hashim, a 21 year old Scooty Zest owner.To commemorate this historic ride, we are happy to launch the Himalayan Highs special edition.” Anam started the ride on her Zest 110 in Jammu and rode thru Srinagar, Kargil, Zoji La Pass, Leh to reach the oxygen-depleted Khardung La. Her ride lasted 20 days. Here are some images from Anam’s ride to Khardung La on her Zest 110 –
Commenting on her memorable, record-breaking ride, Anam Hashim said, “Riding is my passion, I have always enjoyed trying new challenges. I was thrilled to ride TVS Scooty Zest 110 to Khardung La. The engine did not run out of breath, even beyond 10,000 feet and the ride quality was top-notch throughout the long hours of riding. Despite of all the dangerous turns, awful weather and vertigo inducing heights, TVS Scooty Zest 110 cc proved to be a super-reliable and dependable partner. Setting this record is truly an epic feeling.”
2016 TVS Scooty Zest 110 Himalayan Highs Price
The new Scooty Zest 110 Himalayan Highs is priced at INR 46,113 (Ex-Showroom Delhi). In comparison, the regular Scooty Zest 110 is priced at INR 45,513 (Ex-Showroom Delhi). Priced slightly higher than the regular model, the Zest 110 Himalayan Highs gets bespoke features like-
- Exclusive Himalayan High Brown Paint
- Beige pigmented panels
- Nw tapeset
- Body-coloured Mirrors
- Body-coloured Cover Switch Panels
It also comes with a Special Emblem to honor the feat of successfully reaching the highest motorable road (18,380 feet) in the world.
2016 TVS Scooty Zest 110 Himalayan Highs Specifications
Mechanically, the Zest remains unchanged. This means that powering the 2016 Scooty Zest 110 Himalayan Highs is a 109.7 cc single-cylinder engine that has a max. power of 7.9 BHP. Here are the specifications of the new Zest 110 Himalayan Highs edition-
New TVS Scooty Pep Plus 2016 Specifications
|Fuel Tanks Capacity||5 Litres|
|Brakes||Telescopic (Front); Hyrdaulic Monoshock (Rear)|
The Zest 110 Himalayan Highs has an overall fuel mileage of roughly 55 KMPL.
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Stay tuned for more on the 2016 TVS Scooty Zest 110 Himalayan Highs Edition.
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