Bajaj Auto Limited announced the launched of the new 2012 Bajaj Discover and also unveiled the new look of the commuter bike. Looking at the design of the new Bajaj Discover, graphics section has been totally changed. The main thing to be noticed about the bike is that, the change which the bike has undergone is really good unlike the Bajaj Pulsar 200NS.
Discover ST 125 (Sports Tourer), is a new range of sports commuter motorcycle with new features like brand new headlamp, a new instrumentation console, a new 10 liter fuel tank, new alloy wheels and a monoshock rear suspension. The grab rail, the side panels, new mudguard, a new exhaust muffler and an exposed O-ring based drive chain are also few of the changes made to the bike.
The phenomenal change brought to the sports commuter motorcycle is the on engine. Air cooled engine, 4 valve head, twin spark DTSi are the changes made to the Discover ST 125 (Sports Tourer). The Discover ST 125 (Sports Tourer) is the first one to feature 4 valve head on a 125cc bike in India. The other thing worth mentioning is that, the Discover ST 125 is the second one to feature a monoshock after the Bajaj Pulsar 200NS.
Discover ST 125 engine produces a peak power of 13 PS at 9,00 rpm, while peak torque is 11 Nm at 7,000 rpm.
Availability: By the end of June 2012.
Speaking about the launch of the Discover ST 125 (Sports Tourer), Rajiv Bajaj, Managing Director said that, to increase the growth of the brand, they will be bringing in changes to their bikes every year.
Note : New Bajaj Discover 4G is different from the Discover ST 125 (Sports Tourer)