The most popular motorcycle models in Bangladesh
In a small but terribly populated country like Bangladesh, riding a motorcycle makes mobility faster, easier, and cost effective for most people. There is a huge market for motorcycles in the country. It may be surprising to know that more than fifteen motorcycle brands run their business perfectly in Bangladesh. But what are the best-selling motorcycles? Let’s find out.
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The best-selling motorcycles in Bangladesh
Bajaj Discover 125
Bajaj is one of the most popular Indian motorcycle brands available in Bangladesh, and they hold their record in terms of motorcycle sales. Bajaj recently launched new motorcycles in its 125cc segment, namely Bajaj Discover 125cc. The new Bajaj Discover 125 uses the same 125cc engine as before. However, the engine has been much more refined than before. The engine displacement is 124.6 cc and the engine is an air-cooled, single-cylinder, four-stroke DTS-I engine.
The engine can produce approximately 14.72 hp at 7,500 hrs and 11 Nm of torque at 5,500 rpm. The characteristics of the Bajaj Discover 125cc have changed a lot. However, the most stylish feature is its LED DRL system. This is the first time that the system has been associated with the motorcycle’s headlights. The design of the rear light has also been changed. The current market price for Bajaj Discover is Tk. 136,000.
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Honda x blade
If anyone has a bit of knowledge about motorcycles, the person should have heard of the Honda brand. At present, Honda is slowly and invisibly gaining popularity in almost every segment of the motorcycle market, and Honda X Blade 160cc has become one of the best-selling motorcycles for this brand. X-Blade is one of the forerunners of Honda after the Hornet monopoly, which has managed to attract almost all types of bikers with its amazing design, performance and brand value. Honda X Blade starts from Tk. 172,000.
Bajaj Pulsar NS160
The Bajaj Pulsar NS160 is a very muscular and naked sport segment bike. The bike is powered by a DTS-I 160cc oil-cooled engine. The engine is capable of delivering 15.3 hp and 14.6 Nm of torque. It has telescopic suspension up front and nitro monocoque suspension at the rear. Bajaj Pulsar NS 160 tires come with alloy rims and 240mm front disc brakes and 130mm rear drum brakes.
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Also, there are 110 specs on the back. In addition, two tires are tubeless. Other specs include the muscular type and sleek look, the front headlights copied from Bajaj Pulsar NS200 are Predator style and the frame is parameter type. It will cost Tk. 199,500.
Hero Motor Corporation’s popular sports bike is Hero Extreme. Hero-Honda CBZ entered the market when Hero merged with Honda. Next is CBZ Xtreme. Although Honda and Hero went their separate ways, Hero went on to keep the Xtreme series. After that, Hero released a new premium segment, Hero Xtreme 200. This model is inspired by the concept model 200S. This stylish bike is 200 cc. It has a single cylinder engine. Maximum engine power is 18.1 hp at 8,500 rpm. Maximum torque is 17.1 Nm at 6500. Regular Hero Xtreme sports start from Tk. 1.74,900.
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Suzuki Gixxer SF MotoGP
The Suzuki Gixxer SF MotoGP is the most attractive motorcycle for the young generation of Bangladesh. The bicycle is one of the most successful bikes in our country for its looks, acceleration and powerful engine. The graphics of the motorcycle are as good as the way the Gixxer logo is placed on the motorcycle’s tank, which makes it more attractive.
The Suzuki Gixxer is equipped with a 155cc, 2-valve, air-cooled, four-stroke single cylinder capable of delivering approximately 14.8 hp at 8,000 rpm and torque of 14 Nm at 6,000 rpm. The motorcycle’s engine power is the highest in this segment, and its performance is also very good. With all these features, Gixxer SF will cost Tk. 219,950.
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Apache RTR 160 TV
Apache RTR is one of the best selling bikes in Bangladesh. RTR 160 front and rear are almost the same. The front is 90 / 90-17 and the rear 110/80/17. Both tires are tubeless tires and are suitable for 17 inch rims. The RTR 160 engine comes with a 159.67 cc air-cooled four-stroke single cylinder.
Its engine is powered by 8,500 rpm at 15.2 hp and 4,000 rpm at 13.1 Nm of torque. The bike has almost the same engine quality as the RTR150. So, it can generate much more throttle and speed in less time. Depending on the disc, the price may vary from Tk. 159,900 – Tk. 174,900.
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Heroes Thriller 160R Fi ABS SD
Every Hero bike is economical for everyone. Interestingly, years ago, when all brands were dealing with 160cc, Hero didn’t have motorcycles in the 160cc segment. Later, they introduced Hero Thriller 160R, which became popular in a very short time. The Thriller 160R’s maximum horsepower is 15 BHP at 4,500 rpm with a displacement of 163 cc, the front brake is a 276mm Petal Disc Single Channel ABS and the rear brake is drum. Hero Thriller 160R costs Tk. 189,990.
Yamaha is popular for its high end motorcycles. Although the Yamaha MT 15 is not a high end bike, it is very popular in Bangladesh. It has a 155.1 cc single cylinder engine with a maximum power of 14.2 kW (19.3 hp) at 10,000 rpm and a maximum torque of 14.7 Nm (1.5 kgf-m) at 8,500 rpm. In addition, it has a six-speed manual gearbox that can operate at a top speed of 130 km / h. Yamaha MT 15 is priced at Tk. 395,000.
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Yamaha FZS V3
The FZS V3 was adopted from the FZS V2 bike, but there are some changes including the design and color scheme of the tanker and more. It has a displacement of 149 cc, which is a 4-stroke engine. Maximum power is 9.7 kW (13.2 hp) at 8,000 rpm and maximum torque is 12.8 Nm at 6,000 rpm. With all the upgraded features, it is priced at 233,500.
Honda CBR150R Repsol
Honda’s CBR150R Repsol is one of the most demanded motorcycles in Bangladesh. This Honda model has been in Bangladesh for a long time and is one of the best selling bikes in the sports bike segment in Bangladesh. Its maximum power is 16.9 hp at 9,000 rpm and its maximum torque is 13.7 Nm at 7,000 rpm. The Repsol CBR150R weighs 135 kilograms. The starting price for this bike is Tk. 450,000, which will amount to Tk. 480,000 for the ABS version.
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