Bikes in the economy segment has a new friend from the TVS camp; the new TVS Sport ES (Electric Start), which could bring a lot of cheer to the budget-conscious customers. The new TVS Sport ES is not only light on one’s pockets but its elegant design is sure to appeal the riders. Considering other bikes in the entry level (100 cc) category the Sport ES scores handsomely well and the bike will surely give the customers a joy ride.
The new TVS Sport ES comes adorned with some interesting new features as well. Therefore a further elaboration on the various aspects of Sport ES will help us determine if the vehicle makes a good buy or good deny. What more? TVS Motor Company has signed most promising cricket prospects Virat Kohli as brand ambassador for the new TVS Sport Electric Start motorcycle. Kohli will be featuring on the advertising material of the new TVS Sport ES. The company pins lot of hopes on a go-getter endorsing the bike.
One glance at the new TVS Sport ES could remind us of the Star City, as there are plenty of similarities between the two bikes although a closer look at the Sport ES reveals that some of the features have indeed been modified. The bike has received an elegant and a sleeker look, in particular the body panel and the tail lamps add to the glamour quotient to the rear of the bike. The other attractions of the Sport ES are the dual toned side panel, royal looking crown headlamp (multireflector light increases visibility and eases night riding), electric start, glazy fuel tank, alloy graphics, black matte finish (powder coated), all-black muffler guard, five-spoke alloy wheels with broad tyres all add to the style and the unique seat and speedometer design make up for the overall sporty look of the bike.
What is under the hood?
Engine, Handling, Performance and Mileage
The new TVS Sport ES comes fitted with a 4 stroked, 99.6 cc engine that can produce power of 7.5 bhp @ 7500 rpm and torque of 7.5 Nm @ 5000 rpm.
Mated to the engine is the 4 sped gearbox and the suspension looks much similar to that of the Star City but of course there is a small change in the rear; there is this five steps adjustable stroke, which seems to be longer as compared to the Star City.
The four stroke gear in the TVS Sport ES enables good performance and handling the bike could just be smooth and easy especially in the city’s bumper—to-bumper traffic and regular snarls. The CVTi technology enabled Sport ES engine ensures the rider of a decent pick up as well as a good performance. And thanks to the same technology the bike gives good mileage; 68 kmpl. The low fuel indicator will indicate whenever you are running out of fuel.
Colors and Price
The TVS Sport ES is available in the following colors:
Black contrasted with red graphics,
Black with orange graphics
Black with green graphics is available
If one is looking for something different other than the conventional black background you can just take a look at the red combined with the white graphics option.
When compared to bikes that are in the market in the same league the pricing of new TVS Sport ES is quite reasonable; you can own the bike for Rs 39,200 (Ex-showroom Delhi), which will suit perfectly to the economy class customers.
Come to think of this electric start option for a 100cc which will not compromise on the fuel efficiency with suave looks makes the new TVS Sport ES a viable bike option for all those looking for entry-level bike. Solid 4-stroke performance with amazing manoeuvrability makes this a good to go for anyone.
To sum it up among the bikes in 100 cc segment TVS Sport ES NEW is like a fresh breathe of air with stylish looks, comfortable riding, good mileage and to top coming for a decent price, which could grab a considerable amount of attention. The new TVS Sport ES is definitely a good buy for city commuters and deny for those who look for power and peppy ride.