TVS Graphite 125cc scooter will make its official debut just ahead of the 2018 Auto Expo. The unveiling event is scheduled to happen on February 5, 2018, and the Expo will begin a day after – i.e. on 7th February. The scooter will also be put up on display at the biennial event. Prior to its official debut, the company has dropped a teaser video ‘Block Your Date’ revealing LED taillight of the scooter. First previewed in its concept form at the 2014 Auto Expo, the TVS Graphite has been spotted testing multiple times in the country.
The TVS Graphite 125 will be the company’s first performance scooter that will go up against the Aprilia SR 125 and Honda Grazia. It will also be the first scooter in its segment to feature a multifunction instrument cluster, as claimed by reports. While the engine and feature details of the scooter will be revealed on 5th February, it is reported to use an 11.5bhp, 125cc engine with a CVT gearbox. The scooter lineup will come in a choice of four Matte colour options – Black, Orange, Green and Yellow. Read – TVS Apache RR 310 Price & Pictures
TVS Graphite Features
– Halogen headlamp
– LED DRL
– Split grab-rail for pillion
– Tubeless tyres
– LED taillights
– Engine kill switch
– Fully digital instrument cluster
– Active LED console
– Bluetooth connectivity with navigation system
– Inbuilt immobiliser
– Smart e-key
– ABS (Anti-Lock Braking System)
– Matte paint schemes
TVS Graphite India Launch Date
TVS Motor Company has confirmed that it will unveil an all-new scooter on February 5, 2018. Though, the name and details of the vehicle are yet to be revealed. It is likely to be the TVS Graphite 125cc automatic scooter that broke cover in its concept form at the Auto Expo in 2014. The launch date and details are yet to be revealed. Reports suggest that the scooter could see a release in March 2018. Read – New TVS Apache RTR 180 In The Works
TVS Graphite Price in India
In the 125cc scooter segment, TVS’s new scooter will lock horns against the Honda Grazia, Aprilia SR 125 and Suzuki Access 125. Price of the TVS Graphite is likely to fall in the range of Rs 50,000 – Rs 60,000. Check Out – Upcoming TVS Bikes at 2018 Auto Expo
TVS Graphite Design
The production-ready Graphite is likely to stay close to its concept was previewed in 2014 at the Delhi Auto Expo. The new TVS 125cc scooter will feature sharp lines, split grab rails for the pillion and angular elements in the apron. At the front end, it will get an apron-mounted halogen headlamp with LED daytime running light (DRL) at the base. In terms of design and styling, it will share resemblance with the Honda Dio. Though, it will have high-end features and a more powerful engine.
The scooter will be assembled with alloy wheels shod with tubeless tyres and get the aluminium pillion footpegs. While the concept version of the Graphite was equipped with an active LED console showing vital data, its snapped prototype features a fully digital instrument cluster with GPS function (first-in-segment) and a large display for multiple information. The concept was also packed with a smart electronic key and an inbuilt immobilizer. The production-spec model will get premium quality switchgears and an engine kill switch. Check Out – Upcoming TVS Scooters & Bikes in India
The scooter’s long seat has premium cover with contrasting red stitching, while the fuel cap is positioned right behind the seat. It comes with nicely integrated LED taillight, while the turn indicators are normal unit. The front indicators are mounted on the handlebar cowl. Buyers will get four paint schemes on the scooter, namely, Matte Yellow, Matt Black, Matte Green and Matte Orange. Read – TVS Electric Scooter Coming Soon
TVS Graphite Specifications
|Top Speed||103kmph (expected)|
Mechanism of the TVS Graphite scooter will include a 125cc engine that can develop a maximum power around 11.5bhp. The motor will be paired to a CVT (Continuously Variable Transmission) gearbox. It is likely to offer a top speed of around 103kmph. Read: TVS Apache RTR 200 4V – All You Need To Know
TVS Graphite Mileage
Powered with a 125cc engine, the new TVS scooter could be frugal in nature. We believe that it will deliver a mileage around 45-50kmpl in real world conditions.
TVS Graphite Suspension & Brakes
For performing damping duties, the scooter will get 30mm telescopic front fork and the gas-charged monoshock rear unit. Similar to the concept, the production version of the scooter will use an underbone chassis of high-tensile steel. Braking system will include the petal discs brakes fitted on both ends. It might also get dual channel dynamic ABS (Anti-lock Braking System).