Hosur-based South Indian two wheeler manufacturer, TVS Motor Co., has come with a new special edition of its popular commuter, the Start City Plus. The latest limited edition of this motorcycle comes just days ahead of the arrival of this year’s festive season. It may be noted here that demand for new cars and bikes gets really high during this period of the year and hence, almost every manufacturer try really hard to cash in on the surge in demand to the fullest. The new 2017 TVS Star City Plus Special Edition has gone on sale at an ex-showroom price of Rs 50,534. The new model brings in a range of new paint options that make the motorcycle visually more attractive. Here are all the details on the new TVS motorcycle.
The new TVS Star City Plus special edition joins the TVS Victor Premium Edition as a part of the company’s new product lineup for this festive season.
2017 TVS Star City Plus Special Edition Price
|Price (ex-showroom)||Rs 50,534|
The latest limited edition model from TVS has an ex-showroom price of Rs 50,534. The manufacturer isn’t charging a premium for the updated paint schemes, which does enhance the value-for-money quotient a fair bit.
2017 TVS Star City Plus Special Edition Specs
|Maximum Power||8.3 Bhp @ 7000 rpm|
|Maximum Torque||8.7 Nm @ 5000 rpm|
|No. of Cylinders||1|
|No. of Gears||4|
|Seat Height||785 mm|
|Ground Clearance||172 mm|
|Kerb/Wet Weight||109 kg|
|Fuel Tank Capacity||10 litres|
|Top Speed||86 kmph|
There are no mechanical changes for this special model. The motorcycle continues to get its juice from a 109.7cc, single-cylinder engine that comes mated to a four-speed manual transmission. The engine outputs a maximum power of 8.3 BHP and a peak torque of 8.7 Nm. The bike gets telescopic forks up front and twin shock absorbers at the rear. The rear suspension is five-step adjustable. Braking duties are courtesy of a 130 mm drum brake at front and a 110 mm unit at the rear. The bike gets 17-inch alloy wheels that come shod with 2.75×17 and 3.00×17 section front and rear tyres respectively.
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2017 TVS Star City Plus Special Edition Mileage
|Mileage (City)||60 kmpl|
|Mileage (Highway)||75 kmpl|
|Mileage (Combined)||67 kmpl|
The 2017 TVS Star City Plus special edition, much like the regular model, offers a good mix of mileage and performance. The bike can offer a maximum mileage of up to 75 KMPL on the highway and at least 60 KMPL in city riding conditions.
2017 TVS Star City Plus Special Edition Colours
- Blue on Black
- Red on Black
- Black on Red
The new limited edition motorcycle offers three new colour options along with a black-painted grab-rail.
2017 TVS Star City Plus Special Edition Features
- New Dual-tone Paint Options
- Bikini Fairing
- Alloy Wheels
- Chrome-plated Heat Shield
- Black-painted Grab-rail
- Electric Start
- Black-painted Engine
- Snazzy Graphics
- Clear-lens Indicators
Being an entry-level motorcycle, the Star City Plus doesn’t offer a lot many features. However, there is still some equipment that the bike comes with. These make the motorcycle an even more compelling option. So, what do you think of the new 2017 TVS Star City Plus special edition? Do you think the addition of merely a few new paint options will make this find more buyers? Send us your thoughts by penning them down in the comments section below.