The Bajaj Avenger Cruise 220 epitomizes the classic Cruiser Style. Its smooth curves and chrome highlights ensure you grab attention on the road and makes you feel comfortable with its low and long profile. It is your best companion for everyday city rides long rides. This motorcycle has a powerful 220cc engine, and it is the best affordable cruiser model in its lineup. Let’s look into the specifications for more info.
Bajaj Avenger Cruise 220 is a cruiser bike. It is available in only one variant and two colours. The Bajaj Avenger Cruise 220 gets power from a 220cc BS6 DTS-I engine and comes with an easy-riding stance with a low & long seat. With front disc and rear drum brakes, Bajaj Avenger Cruise 220 comes up with an anti-locking braking system. It weighs 163 kg and has a fuel tank capacity of 13liters, with a range of 35-40 km/l.
Bajaj has updated its flagship cruiser motorcycle, the Avenger Cruise 220, to comply with the newest emission norms. The BS6 upgrade on the Avenger Cruise 220 is limited to mechanical upgrades. On the other hand, the Avenger Cruise 220 BS6 is a typical motorcycle design with a low-slung saddle, rear-swept handlebar, a windscreen at the front, and a long wheelbase.
Similar to the styling, the hardware on the BS6 model remains the same as on the BS4 motorcycle. Thus, shock absorption duties are handled by telescopic forks with a double anti-friction bush at the front and five-step adjustable twin springs at the back. Anchoring power comes from a 280mm disc at the front and a 130mm drum brake at the rear. The safety net on the motorcycle includes single-channel ABS.
Mechanical upgrades bring a fuel-injection system to the 220cc, single-cylinder, oil-cooled, twin-spark, SOHC motor that now produces 18.7bhp of power at 8,500rpm and 17.5Nm of peak torque at 7,000rpm. The engine is linked to a five-speed gearbox with advanced DTS-I technology for the grate performance.
The closest rival to the Bajaj Avenger Cruise 220 is the Suzuki Intruder. The Avenger Cruise 220 comes in two colour options-Auburn Black and Moon White.
Bajaj bikes came into existence in India way back in 1945 by introducing Chetak scooters. By 1986 they made a paradigm shift by having it’s focus completely on motorcycles and discontinued scooter manufacturing. From there Bajaj was always on course to seal a spot in the top motorcycle manufacturers. On the way, Bajaj made tie-up with Kawasaki in 1984 and KTM in 2007 in which former severed tie up in April 2017. As a result of years of R & D and technology assistance from KTM and Kawasaki, their models are now finding a place among the top and also within motorcycle aficionados.