TVS Radeon is the most awarded commuter motorcycle of the year. It is to be noted that TVS Radeon, an entry-level motorcycle, had recently completed one year of sales. In a bid to celebrate the occasion, TVS has announced the introduction of Radeon “Commuter of the Year” special edition at the starting price of Rs 52,720 (ex-showroom Delhi).
It is to be noted that the drum brake version of TVS Radeon “Commuter of the Year” special edition costs Rs 52,720 (ex-showroom Delhi). Whereas, the disc brake version of the motorcycle is priced at Rs 54,820 (ex-showroom Delhi). It is worth mentioning here that the motorcycle is priced at a premium of about Rs 2000 over the standard model. It also comes with two new colour schemes i.e. Chrome-Black and Chrome-Brown.
As far as the looks of the TVS Radeon special edition are concerned, the motorcycle comes with the new paint options that are complemented by the chrome accents, blacked out engine and the gold finished engine case cover. However, the motorcycle continues to get the thigh pad on the fuel tank, fuel tank cushion with the 'R' emblem, chrome rear view mirrors and carburetor cover. The brown finished ribbed leather seats gives a retro touch to the motorcycle.
TVS Radeon “Commuter of the Year” special edition comes equipped with the 109.7 cc single-cylinder, air-cooled Duralife engine that churns out 8 bhp at 7000 rpm and 8.7 Nm at 5000 rpm. It is mated to a 4-speed gearbox. The company claims a fuel efficiency of 69.3 kmpl on the Radeon with a fuel tank capacity of 10 litres.
Commenting on the launch, Aniruddha Haldar, VP (Marketing) - Commuter Motorcycles, Scooters & Corporate Brand, TVS said, "TVS Radeon has generated unprecedented love from experts and consumers alike. Within its first year of launch over 2 lakh proud consumers are overjoyed with their Buland choice. The trust and love of such consumers only reaffirms our commitment to them.”
“TVS Radeon, having won the appreciation of experts, became the most awarded motorcycle of the year. The special edition stays true to the TVS Radeon Buland DNA and celebrates its spirit. It adds comfort and premium distinctiveness with an unwavering eye on practicality," he added.