TVS motorcycles are famous for their economic commuters. The all time favorite Victor is one good example for that. These Chennai-based motorcycle makers are expert in producing engines with high mileage. And the TVS Sport, launched in 2009 is referred to as "Mileage Ka Baap" with a fuel efficiency of 95kmpl, surpassing all near competitors. Earlier, this model was available as one of the variants of their best selling TVS Star series. And later, the company decided to produce this motorcycle as a new model.
The Engine and Performance
The Sport is powered by 99.77cc, 4-stroke, Duralife engine famous for its long lasting life and resilience. This engine is capable enough to deliver a maximum 7.7 bhp @ 7500 rpm and a peak torque of 7.8 Nm @ 5500 rpm. Both the electric push and kick start is available in the Sport. The engine is mated with a 4-speed constant mesh gearbox for optimum power transmission to the rear wheels. Moreover, the engine features Roller Cam Follower Technology which reduces friction and ensures engine smoothness, helps in increasing the engine life.
The 95 kmpl of mileage is the standout feature of this 100cc commuter. TVS Sport combines the perfect balance of power and fuel economy, making it as a perfect motorcycle for day-to-day commuting. It has a top speed of 85kmph, making it as a good choice at times. The 2017 variant features BS-IV compliant engine, making it as an eco-friendly motorcycle as well.
The Design and Styling
TVS Sport is rather a simple and compact motorcycle with minimal cosmetic outfits. A major part of the styling has been inspired by the TVS Star City model. From head to tail, it has adopted many features from Star City and other commuters of the TVS. Upfront, it uses a brand new sporty headlamp.
This big and brighter headlamp creates a massive road presence as well as helps the navigation much easier in dark lights. It uses sporty flowing graphics, that decorates the curves and edges of the bike to look even more attractive. Moving on to the tail section, a sporty tail lamp that makes the bike, even more, sportier from the rear. At the rear section, a standard aluminum grab rail is used which is strong and easy to hold. TVS Sport gets a contoured seat, which is very comfortable for both the rider and pillion.
TVS Sport gets the largest of the petrol tank in 100cc motorcycles with a capacity of 12 litres. With an awesome mileage of 95 kmpl, it has the ability to travel farthest of the distance. Moreover, it is the first motorcycle in the segment to feature econometer in the instrument console. It consists of two modes such as Economy Mode and Power Mode. TVS Sport gets very conventional switchgear, with an additional blue pass-by switch on the right-hand side.
Chassis, Suspension and Braking
This motorcycle has been constructed around single cradle tubular frame, which is found in other commuters of the TVS band. A 5-step adjustable shock absorber at the rear and telescopic hydraulic forks at the front acts as the suspension system of the bike. Braking duties are managed by 130mm drum brake at the front and 110mm drum brake at the rear.
TVS Sport is one of the best selling and most reliable two-wheeler in the TVS line-up. Not only that, TVS Sport is ranked No.1 amongst Economy Segment Motorcycles in JD Power APEAL Study 2015. This has made the TVS Sport as one of the most appealing economy motorcycles. TVS Sport comes with 5 years of warranty and extended assurance. In order to make it, even more, consumer friendly, TVS offers online service booking and 1 hour Xpress Service at authorized dealerships.