New Delhi : Indian two-wheeler and three-wheeler manufacturing company Bajaj Auto is preparing to launch a 110 cc motorcycle that runs on petrol as well as CNG (compressed natural gas). According to a media report, Bajaj Auto is developing a 110 cc motorcycle, which will run on petrol and CNG. It is also being told that this motorcycle is being produced at Pantnagar facility in Aurangabad. It is likely that this motorcycle will be available for sale in the market within the coming 6 to 12 months.
Bajaj Auto will launch CNG, LPG and ethanol bikes
According to media reports, after carving a niche in the two-wheeler market with the launch of Chetak Electric, Bajaj Auto plans to make a hybrid motorcycle running on Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG), Compressed Natural Gas (CNG), ethanol-blended fuel. She is making. It is also being told that in the coming few years, Bajaj Auto can launch two-wheelers to quadricycles in the market. Its aim is to offer affordable options that are low in running costs and clean for the environment.
New bike will be introduced as CNG variant of Platina
It is also being told in the media reports that Bajaj Auto will keep the engine of its new CNG-powered motorcycle with Bruiser E101, but may introduce its production model in the market with the name of ‘Platina’. The report claims that some prototypes of the CNG bike have been made and it is in the final stages of development.
New bike will be available for sale in 6 to 12 months
There is also a rumor that Bruiser E101 CNG bike will be available for sale in the market in the next 6-12 months. This new bike is being manufactured at Bajaj’s plant in Pantnagar, Aurangabad. It is also being told that the company had planned to produce around 1-1.2 lakh units per year, but now its production plan is to make 2 lakh units per year.
What does the company say
Although Bajaj Auto ED Rakesh Sharma has refused to give information about the specifications of this new CNG motorcycle, but he said that in the last few years, the company has been facing the dual challenges of reducing import bill and pollution in the country. . He said that Bajaj Auto is leading in the production of green vehicles by adopting 3W in CNG and LPG.
He said that we definitely want to expand the capacity to cover two-wheelers. However, this is not easy to do. We definitely want to expand the share of ‘clean fuels’ in our portfolio, which includes electric vehicles, ethanol, LPG and CNG based vehicles. He said that for this cooperation of customers and government is required.
What is the full form of CNG and LPG?
The full form of CNG is Compressed Natural Gas and the full form of LPG is Liquefied Petroleum Gas.