|Power:||10.86 bhp @ 8000 rpm|
|Torque:||10.8 Nm @ 6000 rpm|
|TVS Phoenix 125||52,280|
The TVS Phoenix 125 is targeted at the mass market, and is therefore styled conservatively, with clean lines and minimal graphics that would appeal to varied tastes. The bike offers the rider a typical commuter-style upright riding position, with wide handlebars and middle-set foot pegs, which minimises stress applied on the lower back and wrists, thereby improving comfort while riding for extended durations.
Engine and Gearbox
It is powered by an air-cooled 124.5cc single cylinder engine that produces 10.8 bhp and 10.8 Nm of torque. The bike employs a 4-speed gearbox to transfer power to the rear wheel.
The bike is equipped with telescopic front forks and a pair of hydraulic shock absorbers at the rear end. The rear shock absorbers can be adjusted to compensate for variation in the load carried.
It employs 130mm drum brakes at the front and rear as standard. Its also comes with an optional 240mm front disc.
The Phoenix 125 comes fitted with a host of features like alloy wheels, an electric starter, digital speedometer, dual tone graphics, and LED pilot lamps.
Mileage, Price and Colours
The bike delivers a manufacturer-claimed mileage of 67 kmpl. The prices for this bike start at Rs 52,600 (ex-showroom, Delhi), and is available in a host of shades such as Moroccan Red, Alaskan Green, Belgian Black Red, Helsinki Black Silver, Oxford Grey.
Who should buy one?
Those looking for a bike primarily for commuting short distances (less than 40 kms per day) within the city