TVS Motor Company has launched the 2021 edition of the Star City Plus motorcycle in India at ₹68,465 (ex-showroom Delhi). With the yearly update, the new bike has gained a host of new features and equipment additions.
The new Star City Plus motorcycle is now available in a red-black dual-tone colour scheme. It has also been updated with ET-Fi technology (Ecothrust Fuel Injection) which delivers 15% more fuel consumption in comparison to the model it replaces. It has also been added with a LED headlamp, as well as USB mobile charger.
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As per TVS, the new 2021 edition builds on Star City+'s 15-year-legacy and it has garnered over 3 million customers to date.
The motorcycle sources power from a 110 cc, single-cylinder, fuel-injected engine which is known to deliver 8.08 bhp of maximum power at 7,350 rpm and 8.7 Nm of peak torque at 4,500 rpm. The engine pushes the bike to a maximum speed of 90 kmph and comes mated to a four-speed transmission.
The suspension kit on the bike includes a telescopic front fork and 5-step adjustable rear shocks. It rolls on 17-inch wheels which come shod with tubeless tyres. The braking duties on the bike are handled by disc brakes at the front end and drum brakes at the rear end.
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The new disc brake variant of the bike is only ₹2,600 costlier than the standard model which gets drum brakes at both ends and is priced at ₹65,865 (ex-showroom, Delhi). This also makes the TVS Star City Plus come out as one of the cheapest motorcycles to get the optional front disc brake.