Bajaj Auto logos Twiner title, new twin-cylinder bike coming?
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- on Jan 27, 2022
Bajaj Auto has received approval to trademark a brand new title ‘Twiner’ and has began a spherical of hypothesis on the web. The Bajaj Twiner nameplate opens up many potentialities from the brand new commuter to the brand new flagship bike. The 2-wheeler maker hasn’t formally shared any particulars about what the title may imply, however it may very well be the beginning of one thing massive within the firm’s future. Let’s check out what these potentialities are.
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Hypothesis means that the title Twiner could also be utilized by Bajaj Auto for a brand new twin-cylinder bike. Sure, the corporate can enter the efficiency area and a twin-cylinder engine may very well be the way in which to go. These speculations even have benefit, contemplating that KTM is growing a brand new 490 cc parallel-twin engine, which will likely be positioned over the present 373 cc mill of the 390 household. This engine is more likely to be manufactured in India and will likely be exported abroad for a brand new line-up that can embrace the 490 Duke, RC 490, 490 Journey and 490 Supermoto/Enduro.
As a Bajaj-KTM partnership, the previous could also be seeking to localize the engine to go well with the wants of its personal buyer base which largely contains India and different rising markets. Be aware that Bajaj has a stronghold in a number of markets abroad, together with Africa and Latin America. A extra accessible and simpler parallel-twin would discover an viewers abroad as effectively. Royal Enfield has managed to interrupt that formulation, so why not one other home producer.
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There may be additionally a chance that Bajaj might use the title for a brand new commuter which will sport twin identities. Vacationers with weird names are under no circumstances uncommon for a motorbike maker and the Bajaj Twiner sits effectively with its earlier choices together with Tag Caliber, Boxer, Avenger and the likes. Might this be a scrambler fashion providing? This may be an attention-grabbing proposition.
That being mentioned, producers making use of for logos for names will not be new. Bajaj already has a number of title logos together with Fluor, Fluor and Neuron. Both these merchandise are at the moment below improvement or the corporate needs to maintain its choices open whereas preserving the rights to those names. Tweener may very well be a part of the same technique for future merchandise.
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So far as future product improvement is worried, Bajaj Auto has its palms full. The corporate is engaged on the subsequent era of Pulsar which will likely be based mostly on the brand new Pulsar 250 platform. There may be additionally a collaboration with Triumph which is able to see the businesses rolling out the primary bike by 2023. These will likely be Triumph-badged choices and the primary bike is anticipated to be the infant avenue twin. There may be additionally an upcoming electrical car manufacturing plant below improvement in Akurdi, Maharashtra and will likely be prepared to provide its first product by June 2022. The ability may have an annual manufacturing capability of fifty,000 items and is anticipated to fabricate not solely the Bajaj Chetak but additionally its KTM and Husqvarna derivatives.