Expert Review of Bajaj Discover 125 St
Bajaj discover 125 ST, the new generation of Discover bike has rocked the Indian streets since its launch. It is powered by a 4-Valve, air-cooled, 4-stroke 124.6cc engine, with very advanced suspension systems. The new Discover is perhaps Bajaj’s answer to the commuter segment that craves for a sporty bike but ends up compromising the urge for price and mileage. The bike is available in whole new funky colours and graphics. The bike also delivers a decent mileage while driving.
Mileage and Fuel Economy
Bajaj discover 125 ST, besides it eye catching looks is also very fuel efficient. It nowhere compromises in mileage and gives a mileage of 60 kmpl on city roads and even above that of about 65 - 70 kmpl on highways. One of the main advantage of this bike is it offers great engine power without compromising on fuel economy.
When it comes to colours, this Bajaj monster is available in whole new graphics and funky shades .Bajaj Discover 125 St 125cc is available with four exciting colours - blue, red, grey and black.
Acceleration and Pick up
Bajaj Discover 125 ST is capable of reaching 60 Kmph acceleration in a mere 5.94 seconds and achieving the top speed of 107.4 kmph. It is one of the first 4-valve DTSi Twin Spark engine on a Commuter Motorcycle.
The front appearance of Bajaj Discover 125 ST gives a sporty touch with the latest and remarkable features like headlamps, large tank, racing style wheel stripes, digital meters and racer breed tank spoilers. The thrilling traits of Bajaj Discover 125 St are digital console LCD (liquid crystal display) meters including tachometer, fuel gauge with reserve level indicator, low - fuel and oil indicator and MF battery that recommend extended and trouble free output. The new turn indicators and exhaust muffler (silencer) with stylish black-silver sporty colour gives the bike a tremendous appearance. The bike comes with a aluminium allot die cast wheel type with a fuel tank of capacity 10 litres and a fuel reserve capacity of 2 litres. The bike will surely grab customer’s attention with its stylish graphics and excellent features like steeped tail lights.
The bike delivers attractive performance on the city roads offers a good spread of torque for good riding experience. The user can ensure great comfort with its smooth engine and a 5 speed gearbox. The bike ensures better handling to the users. The front side is enabled with a petal-disc brake and drum type brake for the rear side which ensures safety on the roads. The rear wheel of the bike is outfitted with the gas filled nitrox shock absorbers that lessens jerks on bouncy roads and provides smooth handling which is quite impressive.
The dimensions of Bajaj Discover 125 ST 125 cc are 2030 mm x 760 mm x 1065mm. It gives an amazing ground clearance of 179 mm with wheelbase of 1305 mm which helps in providing great grip on bumpy roads and traffic prone areas. The weight of this king size motorbike is 124.5kg which can be a little hindering factor while driving. The new 125 cc is loaded with 2.75 x 17 - 3.00 x 17mm wheel size. The wide rear tyre of Bajaj Discover 125 ST assures incomparable road grasp to make its handling quite easier.
The bike is powered by a four-valve engine supporting with a DTS-I Twin Spark’ technology Ignition (DTS-i) toils for improved combustion of fuel which results in better performance, speed and mileage. The powerful engine is capable to deliver a maximum power of 13 PS at 9000 rpm and a peak torque of 11 Nm at 6500 rpm. With the revised engine the bike is capable to ensure a better breathing and corrugated fins for improved cooling. The user can ensure great comfort with its smooth engine and a 5 speed gearbox.
The bike comes with an aluminium allot die cast wheel type that gives the bike a classy look. The bike is gifted with maximum wheel base of around 1305 mm that helps in maintaining strong grip even on pity and bumpy roads. This 125 cc motorbike is loaded with 2.75mm x 17 - 3.00 x 17 mm wheel size. Bajaj Discover 125 ST has large front disc brakes with 200 mm petal disc with rear drum brakes 130 mm drum which de-accelerates the vehicle sooner and ensures competent emergency braking.
The bike is blessed with great hydraulics. The front tyre has a telescopic suspension but the rear features, for the first time in this class, a nitrox (gas-based) mono-shock suspension, much closer to the centre of gravity which gives the bike better control and stability even in sharp turns and saves the bike from jerks and shocks. While the inclusion of the monoshock suspension at the rear gives the bike a very clean overall look, the hugger along with the extended mudguard and tail piece makes things quite fussy at the back. There are just too many things happening there.
Handling and Control
Bajaj Discover 125 ST has a very advanced suspension system that helps the driver to get rid of various jerks and shocks while travelling in bumpy terrains. Large front disc brakes with 200 mm petal disc with rear drum brakes 130 mm drum which de-accelerates the vehicle sooner and ensures competent emergency braking. The wider wheelbase of this bike is very helpful in maintaining strong grip on the road. The ride through the rest four gears feels easy enough, with the engine showing no signs of stress at some rough throttling. The vibrations do become a little intrusive as we rough it out on speedbumps et al, but that doesn't stop the engine from pulling hard.
Good suspension system
Good fuel efficiency
Uncomfortable seat cover
Bajaj Discover 125 St Description
Today Bajaj Auto stands out as one of the best bike designers as well as sellers of India. Providing the most equipped and most affordable bikes, Bajaj is growing at a rapid speed and its bikes have done a great job in the market. Bajaj Discover 125 ST claims to be the new generation Discover with added style and new technology to make an affordable vroom-vroom bike. This bike is sure to fulfil everyone’s need and give them an experience of lifetime. The bike is powered by a 4 Valve Twin Spark Air Cooled, 124.6cc engine, with one of the latest suspension systems. The engine can generate a maximum power of 13 Ps @ 9000 rpm and a peak torque of 1.1 kgm @ 7000 rpm.
Bajaj Discover 125 ST will be the best choice for the people who need to or want to travel a lot and want a sporty bike but most of the time the combination of price and mileage offered by the company let them down. The bike is designed with a deadly combination of looks and fuel efficiency which will surely grab the attention of many people. On the city roads, this bike gives a convincing mileage of 60 kmpl; on the highways, the mileage increases to about 65 to 70 kmpl. The engine power is admirable as it does not compromise on fuel economy. The colors available for this bike are blue, red, grey and black which comes with new and attractive graphics and shades. Talking about the acceleration and pick up, Discover 125 ST can reach at the speed of 60 kmph acceleration in just 5.94 seconds. The top speed of the bike is 107.4 kmph. The Bajaj company has first time equipped a 4-valve DTSi Twin Spark engine on a passenger motorbike.
Bajaj Discover 125 ST comes with a sporty look which has some advanced features such as headlamps, large tank, racing style wheel stripes, digital meters and racer breed tank spoilers. The catchy part of the bike is its LCD console meter which also consists tachometer, fuel gauge with reserve level indicator, low - fuel and oil indicator and MF battery proposing extended and trouble free output. The fuel tank has a capacity of 10 litres from which 2 litres are for fuel reserve. The bike provides great comfort to the rider as the back wheel is equipped with gas filled nitrox shock absorbers to reduce the jerks on broken roads and also makes the handling smooth. The weight of this motorbike is 124.5kg. There is a 3.00 x 17 mm wide tyre at the rear which guarantees the best road grasp, enhancing the handling performance. The most desired specifications like good suspension system, better fuel efficiency, Powerful engine and cool appearance are provided with this bike which will surely take Bajaj to new heights.