From a few years, motorcycle industry in Bangladesh expands more than double. People are now using two-wheelers for their daily commuting and transport rather than using local bus. We often saw full-faired sports bikes on the road, but the time has changed now. Along with Japanese and European brands, some Chinese and Thai brands are launching sports bikes in Bangladesh. Recently Speedoz Ltd launched GPX Demon GR 165R in Bangladesh, which is a Thai origin motorcycle manufacturer brand. On the other hand, Taro Bangla launched the 3rd version of Taro GP1 in Bangladesh a few months ago. Both motorcycles get a stunning design, appearance and amazing engine performance. Today, we are going to show you the comparison between these two bikes to determine which one is better from another.
GPX Demon GR 165R
Taro GP 1 V3
|Single Cylinder, Liquid-Cooled, 4-Stroke, 2-Valves, SOHC||Liquid-cooled, 1-cylinder, 4-stroke, SOHC, EFI|
|164 cc||155 cc|
|17.8 bhp @ 9000 rpm||19 Bhp @ 9500 RPM|
|16 Nm @ 6500 rpm||14.5 Nm @ 9000 RPM|
Bore x Stroke
|59.7 mm X 58.8 mm||58.5 mm X 58.8 mm|
Front Disc Size
|276 mm Disc||300 mm Dual Disc|
Rear Disc Size
|220 mm Disc||240 mm Single Disc|
|YSS 7-Step Adjustable Mono-shock||Swing arm Mono-shock|
Front Tyre Size
Rear Tyre Size
Length x Width x Height
|2020 mm x 747mm x 1145 mm||2050 mm x 720 mm x 1155 mm|
|815 mm||780 mm|
|160 kg||150 Kg|
Fuel Tank Capacity
|11 L||13.5 liters|
|159 mm||180 mm|
|42 km/l||38 km/l|
|138 km/h||137 km/h|
Current Price BDT
When we compare between two motorcycles, we consider their engine performance, features, looks, mileage and braking system. We also consider their brand value, resale value and longevity. So let’s find out which one is better with their specifications and price range.
Design and Look
Design and out look are an important part of a full-faired sports bike. When the 3rd version of Taro GP1 launched in Bangladesh, it got a moderate response from the bikers because of its look and appearance. They didn’t change the basic design of this motorcycle but did some amazing changes in the out look and paint scheme. Now it looks more sexier and appealing than the previous version. On the other hand, GPX Demon GR 165R recently launched by Speedoz Ltd. This motorcycle gets the same design and appearance like the Demon 200cc. If you look closely then you will noticed the headlight and fairing almost looks like the new Honda CBR 150R. Apart from that, the exhaust, LED tail light unit, Large soft touch digital display console, wide clip-on handlebar enhances the sporty look of this bike.
In the term of performance, Both motorcycles will provide you an amazing engine performance. GPX Demon GR 165R equipped with a Single Cylinder, Liquid-Cooled, 4-Stroke, 2-Valves, SOHC, 164.6 cc engine that can produce 17.8 Bhp maximum power at 9000 rpm and 16 Nm of torque at 6500 rpm. GPX sources the Fuel Injection technology from the American brand Delphi. On the other hand, Taro didn’t change the engine in this 3rd version of Taro GP1. It gets a Liquid-cooled, 1-cylinder, 4-stroke, SOHC, EFI engine that can burn out 19 Bhp maximum power at 9500 rpm and 14.5 Nm of torque at 9000 rpm.
Braking and Control
Braking and control are the two most important part of a motorcycle. When you have a powerful engines like these two motorcycles, you definitely need a proper braking system and well controlling system. GPX Demon GR 165R has a 276 mm disc in the front and 220 mm disc brake in the rear wheel. GPX also installed a wide clip-on handlebar for comfortable riding position and sporty look. Taro GP1 V3 gets a dual 300 mm disc in the front and 240 mm disc brake in the rear. It also equipped with a CBS for better braking performance.
The GPX Demon GR 165R is now currently available with three different color variations, these are RED, BLACK and GREY. Speedoz Ltd announced the market price of this bike is 299,900 BDT. Taro GP1 V3 available with only Black and Blue color option and market price is 356,000 BDT.