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Kitna Deti Hai? 104 KMPL – The New Bajaj Platina ComforTec

The Hero Splendor has been the undisputed leader of commuter bike segment. However, Bajaj Auto Ltd has yet again tried to increase its market share by launching the new 2016 Bajaj Platina ComforTec. The new Platina model builds up on the Platina 100cc model. It is being promoted as a more comfortable motorcycle. The new Platina ComforTec is priced at Rs 43,193 (Ex-showroom, Maharashtra). Read on for more on the 2016 Bajaj Platina ComforTec Price, Mileage, and Specifications.

2016 Bajaj Platina ComforTec Images
Platina ComfoTec claimed to offer high passenger comfort

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2016 Bajaj Platina ComforTec Price in India

As we said, the 2016 Bajaj Platina ComforTec has gone on sale at a price of Rs 43,193. The Platina ComfortTec is available in two variants. Here’s the price list-

2016 Bajaj Platina 100 Alloy ESRs 43,193
2016 Bajaj Platina 100 Alloy KSRs 45,164

Surprisingly, the Kick Start variant is pricier than the Electric Start model!

2016 Bajaj Platina ComforTec Colours: The Bajaj Platina ComforTec is available in three colours- Black, Blue and Red.

bajaj platina comfortec colours
Available in three colour shades with new decals

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2016 Bajaj Platina ComforTec Mileage

Bajaj hasn’t yet revealed the technical specifications yet. However, Indian bike buyers have always been fuel mileage conscious. Hence, there’s no wonder Bajaj went ahead and revealed the fuel mileage figures first. As per the company, the new Platina ComforTec has a mileage of 104 KMPL! With such high mileage figures, the 2016 Bajaj Platina ComforTec could become the most fuel efficient bike in the country. The new Platina is even more fuel efficient than the Platina ES (regular) and CT100B (99.1 KMPL). It’s safe to guess that this bike will return around 80 KMPL in real world conditions.

City81 KMPL
Highway82 KMPL
Claimed104 KMPL

2016 Bajaj Platina ComforTec Specifications

Bajaj is yet to reveal the technical specifications of this bike. However, we know that the Platina ComforTec gets a 102 cc DTS-I engine. This engine is mated to a 4 speed manual transmission. It is safe to guess the engine outputs 8.2 PS at 7,500 rpm and 8.6 Nm at 5,000 rpm.

Bajaj Platina ComforTec features images
ComforTec gets long-travel suspension for added comfort

Engine102 CC Single cylinder 2 value DTSI
Peak power8.2 PS @ 7500 RPM
Peak Torque8.6 Nm @ 5000 RPM
Transmission4 speed manual
Top speed90 KMPH
Fuel supplyCarburettor
Front SuspensionHydraulic, Telescopic suspension
Rear SuspensionTrailing arm with hydraulic shock absorber
Front Tyre2.75 x 17,  41 P
Rear Tyre3.00 x 17,  50 P
Front Brakes110 mm drum
Rear Brakes110 mm drum
Fuel Tank Capacity11.5 litres
Length2000 mm
Width840 mm
Height1060 mm
Wheelbase1255 mm
Ground Clearance190 mm

2016 Bajaj Platina ComforTec Features

The 2016 Bajaj Platina ComforTec is an entry-level bike. Hence, it isn’t a feature-rich product. However, there are enough highlights of the 2016 Platina ComforTec to let it stand out. Bajaj insists that the new Platina has 28 per cent longer front suspension travel. It also gets 22 per cent longer rear suspension travel. This will help the bike have 20 percent less jerks than segment-leading motorcycle. The seat is also more comfortable and the footpads get extra rubber. Here are some features highlights-

  • Alloy Wheels
  • Electric Start
  • Long Travel Suspension
  • Soft Seat
  • New Decals
  • Rubber Footpegs

2016 Bajaj Platina ComforTec Mileage
Features list includes bits like an Electric Start; Also Cheaper to Run and Service

Bajaj claims that the Platina ComforTec is also more affordable to maintain. It has a service interval of 5,000 kms. The oil change interval has been kept at 10,000 kms. Bajaj claims that the new bike requires 65 percent less maintenance.

Stay tuned to CarBlogIndia for more on the 2016 Bajaj Platina ComforTec.