Mahindra Centuro Vs Bajaj Discover 125T
125cc segment is becoming really a tough competitive segment. Bajaj Discover 125T is the lower variant of the earlier version Discover 125ST. Mahindra Centuro 2013 model (Standard) is the second product from the Mahindra two wheelers most frequently comparing with this bike.
After that Mahindra Launched a variant for its famous model Centuro as “ Mahindra Centuro N1″ for Rs. 45, 700/- (ex-showroom Delhi). The new variant of Centuro comes with a replaced analogue instrument cluster than the digital instrument cluster in standard model. If you have a plan to purchase any one of this bike, have a look to choose the right one.
Look, Style and Dimensions
Bajaj Discover 125T on external appearance looks really sporty and aggressive as a large sports bike. With the muscular body, petal disc brakes(optional), aluminium side works and beautiful color choices made these bike really appealing. Bajaj Discover 125T measures 2035 mm x 714 mm x 1070 mm (length x width x height). It have ground clearance of 165mm.
Mahindra centuro 110cc looks sporty by its colorful design. It is equipped with new design in front, new instrument console, alloy wheels, twin moulded golden pipes, regular grab rail, new graphics, black colored engine, clear lens indicators and tail lamp. The stylish bike weights 120kg with dimensions of 2031.00 mm x 720.00 mm x 1111.00 mm(length x width x height).
Engine and Performance
New Bajaj Discover 125T is powered by a Single cyl, 4-Valve, DTS-i engine which can produce power of 12.5PS @ 9,000rpm and a torque of 10.8Nm @ 6,000rpm. 124.6cc is the offered engine displacement. 105 Kmph is the attainable top speed of this bike. The engine mated with 5 speed manual gearbox.
The centuro packed with MCi-5, 106.7cc engine. It is capable to give you power of 8.5 Bhp at 7500 rpm and torque of 8.5 Nm at 5500 rpm. The new intake and ignition system used in Centuro will offer high mileage. 4 speed manual gearbox with this engine will gives you a smooth and comfortable ride on roads. The centuro can reach 0-60 km/hr in 8.85 seconds, it is not much satisfactory.
Bajaj Discover 125T gives you 77.1 kmpl mileage (under standard conditions). The Mahindra assures an ARAI certified fuel-efficiency of 85.4kmpl for centuro. We can expect mileage of 79kmpl in highway and 60kmpl in city.
Comfort and Safety Features
Bajaj Discover 125T fitted with good braking, in front you have 200 mm petal disc (optional) / 130 mm drum. Since the bike launched in two variants in which you have brake choice including disc and drum for front. At rear you have 130 mm Drum brake. The suspension used in this bike is Telescopic (130 mm) in front and Gas-charged Nitrox twin suspension(110mm) in rear. It features electric start, Aluminium Die Cast alloy wheels, semi double cradle chassis, flicker-free DC headlamp etc.
Ground clearance of Mahindra Centuro is 173mm and it is higher than the Pantero. It features Alloy wheels, MRF Zapper tyres, twin tubes under the fuel tank, maintenance free battery etc. You have under seat storage space, anti theft alarm, from front leg guard and rear saree guard etc. Differ from pantero cenruro it has a 130mm drum brake in front and rear. Telescopic hydraulic-damped suspension used in front and 5-step adjustable, coiled hydraulic-damped fitted in rear for best handling.
Specifications of Bajaj Discover 125T and Mahindra Centuro
Engine performance and mileage
|Bajaj Discover 125T||
Mahindra Centuro 2013 (Standard)
|Engine||Single cyl, 4-Valve, DTS-i engine||MCi-5, 106.7cc engine|
|Power||12.5PS @ 9,000rpm||8.5 Bhp at 7500 rpm|
|Torque||10.8Nm @ 6,000rpm||8.5 Nm at 5500 rpm|
|Mileage||77.1kmpl(under standard conditions)||
|Clutch||Wet multiplate||Multiplate Wet Type|
|Cooling||Natural Air Cooled||Air Cooling|
|Gears & Transmission||5-speed gearbox||Constant mesh 4 Speed|
|Top Speed||105 Kmph||90kmph|
|Bore and stroke(mm)||57 mm x 49 mm||52.4 X 49.5 mm|
|Look, style and Dimensions||Length x width x height(mm)||2035 mm x 714 mm x 1070 mm||2031.00 mm x 720.00 mm x 1111.00 mm|
|Wheelbase mm||1305 mm||1265 mm|
|Weight kg||124 kg||120.00 kg|
|Battery||maintenance free||Maintenance free|
|Ground Clearance||165mm||173.00 mm|
|Speedometer||Analogue||Digital / Analog|
|Tyres front||2.75 x 17, 41P||2.75” x 18”|
|Tyres rear||3.00 x 17, 50P||3.0” x 18”|
|Fuel tank||10 liter||12.70 ltrs|
|Safety and comfort features||Suspension front||Telescopic (130 mm) in front||Telescopic hydraulic-damped in front|
|Suspension rear||Gas-charged Nitrox twin suspension(110mm) in rear||5-step adjustable, coiled hydraulic-damped in rear|
|Starting system||electric start||Electric Start / Kick Start|
|Low Fuel/oil Indicator||Yes||Yes|
|Brake: front||200 mm petal disc (opt) / 130 mm drum||130mm drum|
|Brake: rear||130 mm Drum||130mm drum|
|Passenger back rest||No||No|
|Colors||Available colors||Blue, Black, Red||Black and Red|
|Price||(Ex-showroom, Delhi)||Rs. 52,500/-||Rs. 47,700/-|