The Indian manufacturer Mahindra revealed a new scooter that bears the name DZ. The scooter is powered by a 125 cc engine which delivers a maximum power of 6 kw at 7000 rpm and 9 Nm of torque at 5500 rpm. The Mahindra Duro DZ’s engine was specially tweaked to be as efficient as possible and features an Advanced Dual Curve Digital Ignition which gives it the capacity to auto-adjusts according to the load. Moreover, you also get an extra large 6.5 litre fuel tank, which offers a generous range.
The scooter cat deal great with road bumps and potholes thanks to the rim and hub that holds the wheel at 4 different points. This layout also improves the handling and enhances the safety. Talking about ride is also worthy of being mentioned that the Mahindra Duro DZ sports an advanced telescopic suspension which further smoothens the ride over bumps and potholes.
Hit the jump for more information on the 2012 Mahindra Duro DZ.
Powerfull 125 cc Engine
Climb steep flyovers effortlessly even with a pillion rider, thanks to the powerful 125 cc engine that provides great pick up and acceleration.
Advanced Telescopic Suspension
Rough-n-tough roads aren’t a problem anymore! The advanced telescopic suspension ensures smooth ride over bumps and potholes, as compared to regular trailing suspensions.
You now get more mileage, thanks to the Advanced Dual Curve Digital Ignition Engine. It auto-adjusts according to the load on the scooter, thereby optimizing fuel consumption and lets you enjoy the ride for a longer time.
Extra-Large Fuel Tank
Long rides get longer, thanks to a 6.5 litre fuel tank, which also means fewer stops at the petrol pump.
Longer Wheel Base
Stay safe and stable even at higher speeds or when manoeuvring through traffic snarls. The Duro DZ’s 1270 mm wheelbase helps maintain greater stability on rough roads.
Higher Ground Clearance
The damage caused by speed-breakers and uneven roads are greatly reduced. All thanks to the 155 mm ground clearance of the Duro DZ. Its time to ride without a worry.
Broad Halogen Head Lamp
Better visibility leads to greater safety, especially at night. That’s why the Duro DZ has a powerful broad halogen head lamp. This means brighter light, thrown in a wider arc that leads to improved visibility.
Rear Breake Lock Lever
Safe rides on incline and also prevents the vehicle from rolling off.
4 Point Mounted Wheel RIM
Uneven roads and potholes become easier, thanks to the rim and hub that holds the wheel at 4 different points. This gives you sturdier handling and greater safety.
Rear View Mirror
You will always have a clear view of the traffic behind you.
Comfortable even for tall people, the higher handlebar provides better ergonomics while riding.
Extra-Spacious Underseat Storage
With 20 litres storage under the seat, you can pack more than just your full size helmet.
Wide Stepped Seat
The extra-wide, ergonomically designed seats provide greater comfort, especially on long journeys.
Free Additional Front Storage
A thoughtfully-placed glove box with ample space inside, comes in handy when you can’t live without your gadgets and other essentials.
Strong ABS Body
The strong ABS body is ultra light, ensuring that you spend less on maintenance.
Unique, distinct graphics to add some zing to your look.
Trendy Display Console
The new clear display is lit from below, so you have all the information in front of you. The trendy display console also highlights optimum driving speed to improve riding efficiency.
The stylish new mudguard adds a fresh style quotient to your ride. Be prepared to turn heads while you ride.
Elegant Tail Lamp
Brighter than usual, the stylish tail lamp doesn’t just increase vehicle visibility but also adds to the style of the scooter.
|Engine||4 stroke, 124.6 CC|
|Starter||Self and Kick Start|
|Max. Power||6.0 kW @7000 rpm|
|Max. Torque||9.0 Nm @5500rpm|
|Max Speed||80 kmph|
|Front and Rear Brakes||130 mm dia|
|Tyres||3.5" X 10"|
|Petrol Tank||6.5 liters|
|Curb Weight||114 Kg|
|Overall Length||1814 mm|
|Overall Height||1275 mm|
|Saddle Height||790 mm|
|Overall Width||770 mm|
|Ground Clearance||(Min)155 mm ( static, no load condition)|
Zigwheels ---- "The new Duro DZ is essentially pretty similar to the previous DX version barring a few visual differences as far as the looks are concerned."
Maxabout ---- " Mahindra has now took a step further with the launch of Duro 125 DZ, which features new graphics and minor technical changes."
Bikedekho ---- "Mahindra Duro Dz has a very macho looks and eye-catching and different colour options make it more sought after. "