The Bajaj V15 motorcycle, made of steel sourced from the INS Vikrant plane provider, will hit the roads on March 23.
The a hundred and fifty-cc automobile, the present day entrant from the Bajaj motorcycles stable, has shot to fame now not just given that of the legend that goes into its making but in addition a somewhat low-cost price tag. Its ex-showroom costs will probably be Rs 61,000 and Rs sixty one,832 at Delhi and Mumbai respectively.
The INS Vikrant, a legendary Indian Navy warship, used to be decommissioned in 1997 and scrapped in 2014. Bajaj teased the bike on Republic Day this yr, making the most of the patriotic mood of the get together.
The manufacturer plans to supply the autos booked until March 20 from March 23, the eighty fifth dying anniversary of freedom fighter Bhagat Singh. The bike, so that they can have a commemorative insignia on the fuel tank, might be delivered as per availability.
Reports, nonetheless, say that the enterprise plans to continue making the bike even after it runs out of metal from the INS Vikrant. Powered by means of a one hundred fifty cc DTS-i engine, the bike supplies a torque of 13 Nm at 5500 RPM and 12 PS vigour at 7500 rpm.
The engine – geared up within the likes of the Pulsar, Avenger and notice – has already made its mark within the two-wheeler market. The bike’s off-beat design is a combination of the philosophies behind the tourer and the typical commuting motorcycle.
Bajaj V is on hand in two colours – ebony black and pearl white.