LPG GAS Bike in India by Bajaj
Complete details of LPG Gas Bike by Bajaj launching in India along with major points like Price, Features, Advantages and Disadvantages.
With the rapid shift of nation towards alternative fuel for automobiles, the Indian automobile company Bajaj, renowned for its fast-paced bikes and great designs in vehicles, has also stepped into the race. For eliminating the need of petrol and burn lesser damaging chemicals to safeguard the environment against pollution, many states have opted for buses and other public transport options that run on LPG. Recently, Bajaj also announced its newest gift to the nation.
In the form of their latest bike, Bajaj will be introducing a gift to the country with its first ever LPG-run Bike. The bike is expected to cut down the rider’s cost of petrol and also add benefit to the environment. The bike has already been test-driven. If reports are to be believed, the LPG-gas bike by Bajaj is superior to its older counterparts in many ways. The company has started manufacturing the model and will be releasing limited stock as a demo for inhabitants of Sangli and Ahmedabad.
Information about LPG Bike in India by Bajaj
LPG is considered as a great alternative to petrol. As you know, the government has been continuously focusing on increasing the LPG efficient fueled vehicles. Standard transport vehicles like Buses and Autos are adapting this technology. And, now Bajaj has stepped forward to present the first LPG powered Bike in the country. Soon, the bike will be launched.
India’s first ever LPG Gas Bike will be named as Bajaj Platina and expected to be remarkably comfortable in every way. The bike is a dual fuel (bi-fueled) ride, which means it is possible to run this vehicle by more than one type of fuel source.
Features of Bajaj Platina
Equipped with a 4-liter gas cylinder which is intended to supply LPG to the engine.
The bike also comprises a 10-liter petrol tank. This means that if your LPG cylinder runs out at uncertain places, you can keep your petrol tank full and utilise it without any problems.
Price – The price is not known yet, but any information related to this bike will be updated if any official announcement is made.
If we look at the mileage, Bajaj Platina will provide riders with an average of 200 Km mileage on a full 4-liter LPG cylinder. Regarding mileage from LPG, this is quite attractive, especially for people those who travel a lot on a daily basis. This will make it possible for daily commuters to save money on petrol and get more out of their investment. Since the bike primarily uses LPG gas for fuel, it will technically be costing as low as 9,000 INR. When you consider the mileage of the bike, it is estimated that the running cost of these LPG gas bikes by Bajaj will be somewhere around Rs. 5 per kilometer.
Pros of LPG Gas Bike
- Use of LPG is environment-friendly as it produces a much lower level of pollution than diesel or petrol oriented vehicles.
- Bi-fuel feature increases the utility options instead of limiting riders to LPG.
- High mileage for LPG gas cylinder.
- 40% increases operating cost of a vehicle.
- Installed safety feature prevents gas leaks or overheating while driving.
Cons of LPG Gas Bike
- In case the temperature falls below 32 degrees Fahrenheit, LPG starts freezing making it difficult to start the bike.
- The energy level of LPG-run bikes is 14% only.
- The bike has not been tested against longer terrains.