TVS has launched a new limited edition version of their popular commuter, the Star City+. Dubbed as the Star City+ Kargil Edition, this motorcycle has been introduced to pay a tribute to the Indian soldiers serving in the armed forces. Apart from cosmetic changes, the bike remains mechanically identical.
The Star City+ Kargil Edition has been priced at INR 54,399 ex-showroom Delhi and will be sold only via a select dealerships. The bike will be sold in 3 colour options which include white, green & blue. All of these bikes get camouflage decals to do justice to the Kargil nameplate. The bike will also sport a ‘Kargil’ emblem on the rear end of the motorcycle.
TVS also had a ‘Kargil Calling – Ride for the Real Stars’ initiative in 2018.
Powering the TVS Star City+ Kargil Edition is a 109cc, single-cylinder, air-cooled, 4-stroke motor producing 8.3 BHP of power and 8.7 Nm of torque matched to a 4-speed gearbox. The bike gets a drum brake setup at the front and rear along with Sync Braking Technology (SBT) which is nothing but Combi-Brakes.