|Single cyl, 2-valve, DTS-I with ExhausTEC|
|8.2 ps @ 7500 rpm|
|90 Kmph (internally tested)|
|Engine type||Single cyl, 2-valve, DTS-I with ExhausTEC|
|Maximum Power||8.2 ps @ 7500 rpm|
|Maximum Torque||8.6 Nm @ 5000 RPM|
|No. of Cylinders||1|
|No. of Gears
|Starting system||Kick + Electric Starter|
|Clutch||Wet Multi Plate Type|
|Kerb Weight||108 Kg|
|Ground Clearance||190 mm|
|Seat Height||798 mm|
|Fuel Tank Capacity||11 L|
|No. of Seats||2|
|Suspension Front||Hydraulic, Telescopic Type, 125mm travel|
|Suspension Rear||Trailing arm with co- axial hydraulic shockabsorber and coil springs. SNS|
|Front Brake||110 DRUM|
|Rear Brake||110 DRUM|
|Front Tyre||2.75*17″, 41 P|
|Rear Tyre||3.00*17″, 50 P|
|Headlight||12 V, 35W / 35W|
|Low Fuel Indicator||✓|
|Low Oil Indicator||✘|
|Step-up Seat/Split Seat
|Top Speed||90 KMPL|
|Mileage (City)||86 KMPL|
|Mileage (Highway)||96 KMPL|
|Mileage (City & highway)||90+ KMPL|
|Ebony Black (Silver Decals)||Ebony RED (Silver Decals)||Light Blue|
Bajaj Platina 100 ES Review
Bajaj is one of the most giant motorcycle manufacturing company in the world based in India where Platina is one of the most popular sub brand of Bajaj. Since, April, 2006, Platina started to roll on the road and within just first eight months more than 5,00,000 units had sold. Though, first model of Platina was 125 cc engine which is later revised to 100 cc. After releasing Discover 125 cc bike in the market, Bajaj changed the configuration of Platina 125 to 100 cc by replacing bajaj Boxer and Bajaj CT 100. Finally, the giant company released the Bajaj Platina 100 ES in the market of India in 2015 and in 2016, Uttara Motors which is the key importer of Bajaj in Bangladesh launched Bajaj Platina 100 ES in Bangladesh. The new model of Platina 100 ES consists of all new updates which is now dominated the market of Bangladesh and it’s demand is increasing. However, the new version of Platina ES is now with more attractive features, stylish looks and used to provide better mileage than the previous model of Platina.
Let’s we find the latest updates and enhancements of the new Platina 100 ES from below.
Design & looks: Platina 100 ES is completely a perfect commuter motorcycle of Bajaj by considering the overall design and different features. Besides, no riders of this bike can make any complain about the looks of the bike where it is a sleek, slim and decent looking commuter bike which can easily fits with different aged people. In the latest updates, the designers have made quality paint job which technology would prevent the paint from fading away.
Engine performance: The new model of Platina ES is powered by 102 cc engine with single cylinder, two valve, DTSi with latest ExhausTEC technology. The maximum power of the bike is 8 Bhp @ 7500 rpm and the maximum torque is 8.6 @ 5000 rpm. The carburetor is PTE 16 manual choke. Besides, the frame of the bike is also updated with Tubular Single Down Tube with Lower Cradle.
Dimensions & seating position: The length, width and height of Platina 100 ES are 2000 mm, 840 mm and 1060 mm respectively. Besides, ground clearance is 840 which is much more than a standard bike and gives extra facility on the road. The seat height is 798 mm which is compatible with the riders and cause no pain. Besides, the bike is also suitable for pillion. However, the fuel tank can contains almost 11 litres along with some reserve capacity. The total weight of the bike is 108 kg which seems alright as 100 cc bike.
Suspension & Brakes: Hydraulic telescopic suspension ois used for the front wheel of Bajaj Platina 100 ES which is an update version and for the rear wheel, Trailing arm with co – axial hydraulic shock absorber and coil springs suspension ois used which is pretty different than regular same segment bikes suspension. Due to the update suspension, it used to provide more comfort than maximum same segment motorcycles. Along with the rider, total three persons can comfortably ride on it. Besides, it’s braking system is analog though updated. In both wheels, Drum brakes are used which are 110 mm each. Wheel type of the motorcycle is alloys.
Mileage: Bajaj Platina 100 ES is best for the great mileage which can provide average more than 90 km mileage which can cross 95 km on highway only. Considering the mileage, this motorcycle can beat all the motorcycles in Bangladesh within same segment.
Instrument Panel & Features: Though, instrument console of the bike is completely analog which consists of analog speedometer. Besides, there is also a analog fuel gauge as well.
Colors & Price: Considering the colors of Platina 100 ES, total three colors are currently available in Bangladesh which are Ebony Black, Ebony Red and Light Blue. The current price of the bike is BDT 1,17,500.
Bajaj Platina 100 ES Rating
The most impressive things of Platina 100 ES is it’s fuel efficient technology. It seems that the bike is made for long run. Besides, it is also one of the most economy motorcycle in Bangladesh within reasonable price. Though, the looks of it is a bit old but very comfortable no doubt for all riders. With highest 90 km per hour speed would be enough for a 100 cc bike and consists of two drum brakes, it’s controlling is also good enough.