TVS Motor Company today launched its new commuter motorcycle, TVS StaR City+ in Maharashtra. Powered by the new “Ecothrust” engine, the bike delivers 8.4 PS of power at 7,000 rpm with a torque of 8.7 Nm at 5,000 rpm. We exhaustively reviewed the new bike a while back before its launch, and the detailed review of the new commuter motorcycle can be found at the link provided below.
Engineering aspects carried out within the ‘Ecothrust’ engine of the TVS StaR City+ make it one of the smoothest performers in its category. Carburetor optimization aids better charge preparation and inlet port providing high charge motion, triggered by an intelligent ignition system which provides optimum spark based on speed and load ensures that the TVS StaR City+ delivers better torque at all engine speeds. TVS STaR City+ is claimed to return a fuel economy of 86 kmpl. The ‘Ecothrust’ engine has a four speed gear box, with a feature of electric start in any gear.
The Star City+ has several features to its credit, including
- Comprehensive digital dashboard
- Analogue speedometer with digital information display
- Service indicator
- Econometer which guides the rider to maximize fuel economy
- Digital fuel gauge
- Digital odometer
- Telescopic front shock absorbers
- Five step adjustable rear shock absorbers
- Padded dual tone seat made of superior material with contrast stitching
- Soft touch premium switch gear
- High grip, button type tyres for more control
Price of the new bike starts at Rs 42,800 for the base variant, and goes up to 44,000 for the top variant. TVS StaR City+ comes across as a complete value for money motorcycle and will come in four colour combinations including Celebrity Scarlet, Oscar Black, Show Stopper Blue and Titanium Grey. TVS StaR City+ is available at dealerships across the city.
Speaking at the launch Mr. J S Srinivasan, Vice President, Sales, TVS Motor Company said “New urban styling and vibrant new graphics add to the visual appeal of TVS StaR City+. The overall chiseled and muscular ‘flow motion styling’ gives the TVS StaR City+ a distinct road presence.”