Friday, October 12, 2012

Bajaj Dethroned Hero Becomes World’s Largest Selling Motorcycle

Bajaj Auto Limited (BAL) has achieved another milestone as Bajaj Discover has now became largest selling motorcycle in the world. Bajaj Discover has surpassed the sales of Hero Splendor for last month. The number of units of Hero Splendor sold by Hero Motocorp in month of September was 1,21,018 while number of units of Bajaj Discover sold by Bajaj was 1,22,968. Bajaj bikes have gained significant share in Indian two wheeler market. Bajaj currently holds 35 % share in commuting segment while Hero Motocorp holds 39 % of market in commuting segment. Bajaj aims to be largest seller of commuting segment bikes and it is just 4 % away from becoming largest seller of commuting bikes. Bajaj has sold 35,000 units of Bajaj Discover 125 ST since its launch. Bajaj Discover 125 ST was launched 3 months ago.

Bajaj Discover 125 ST

Bajaj Discover 125 ST is a commuting segment bike which is doing very well in Indian Market. Bajaj Discover 125 ST features a 125 CC, single cylinder, 4 valve, SOHC, Air cooled engine which produces maximum power of 12.8 bhp at 9000 RPM and produces maximum torque of 10.78 Nm at 7000 RPM and it easily reaches top speed of 105 km / hr. This engine is mated with 5 speed gear box with 1 down and 4 up pattern. Bajaj Discover 125 ST looks much more muscular than previous versions of Discover. Beautiful Y – shaped black colored alloy wheels makes Bajaj Discover 125 ST much more eye pleasing. Front mud Guard is dual colored and rear also looks sporty due to presence of split mud guard. Presence of Mono Shock suspension in rear makes riding much more comfortable. Braking is performed by 200 mm petal disc in front and 110mm drum brakes in rear. Instrument console of Bajaj Discover 125 ST has analog speedometer and an analog fuel gauge. Bajaj Discover 125 ST is a good strong bike.

Bajaj Discover 125 ST

Although it is a commuting bike, but it also has some sporty features Therefore Bajaj Auto has designated it as Sports Tourer. Bajaj Discover 125 ST pictures themselves describe a lot about its styling and design. Bajaj Discover 125 ST is available in 4 color combinations that are blue, black, grey and red. Bajaj Discover 125 ST price in india is very decently priced. Bajaj Discover 125 ST price is Rs. 55000 /- (Ex – Showroom Delhi), these prices may vary from state to state. It can be concluded that it is a good package at this price and is much ahead in terms of styling and performance from other bikes in this segment. Bajaj Discover becomes the world’s largest selling motorcycle.

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