TVS Jupiter: Specs, Price and Review

Posted by on Oct 05, 2013 | Leave a Comment

TVS Jupiter is total update from TVS after launching Wego. Check out specifications, price and review to compare with rivals of this segment.

Whether it is a college girl, a housewife, an angry young man or old uncle, scooter is always the favorite vehicle of any Indian irrespective of their gender and age. Recently two wheeler Chennai renowned company TVS has introduced its new TVS Jupiter in the market. Scooter is always the favorite vehicle of any Indian and this time it would be more favorite as the company has introduced its new product which is not simply awesome but has come with the promising features. TVS Jupiter entered into market with four beautiful colors Pristine White, Midnight Black Titanium Grey, and Volcano Red with the reasonable price of Rs 44,200.00(Delhi ex showroom). The company is mainly targeting male population and according to company it is meant for the male population. Company has introduced this scooter for those male who run small business, traders, who have to run everywhere. The company has introduced it with one of eye catching tag line “Zyada ka Fayda”.

TVS Jupiter with its splendid features

Wonder why “Zyada ka Fayda”? The all new TVS Jupiter is quite different from the other models of the company in case of style, designs. The company has smartly designed it with mixture of the features of some other scooters. Adding some more features doesn’t mean that the company has made any compromises in looks. The dashing looking scooter comes with the twin front city light which is makes it stand out of crowd. The steady growth in the scooter market induces the company to take the interest in the scooter market. There are lots of similarities in the technical aspects with Wego.

The Chennai based company is making it assuredness that it is capable of giving a mileage of 62 kmpl which is the highest mileage till now in the scooter market. It has arrived in market with its 109.7cc engine which produces 8 BHP of power and 8 Nm @ 5500 rpm of torque. It is the second scooter after the Wego which offers 12 inch black alloy units. It has arrived in market with the standard electric start along with kick as an option. It has entered into the Indian market with the longest list of features. With its dimension of 1834 x 650 x 1115 mm you can well understand that why the company has named it as Jupiter.

With its features like an ‘Eco Mode’ and ‘Power Mode’ indicator it would be helpful in fuel and it brings efficiency. 5-litre fuel tank is also sourced from Wego. There are tubeless tyres with the size of 90/90-12 in both front as well as rear. Ground clearance of scooter is 150mm while the saddle height is of 765mm. The front and the rear drum brakes are of 130mm. The turning radius of the scooter is 1910 mm.

Talking about its theoretical aspects is one thing but let’s talk about it practical things as it is even not capable of holding a full size helmet as the under-seat storage is 18 litres. While tossing the coin on another side it make easy and comfortable for the driver with its forks and gas filled shock absorbers at front and rear respectively. It has more leg space which can be used to keep the market goodies and along with that two hooks works as a miracle for hanging the bag. This time the company has come up with the fuel filler cap located outside so that it makes easy to fill the fuel.

Another feature which makes it stand out of the crowd it is a button which is dedicated for pass light switch. Although it has 109 cc engine but still it can’t compare Honda in this aspect.

Till now TVS Jupiter is getting a good response in the market as currently the company is making the sell of around 35,000 scooters per month and which is accepted to be raised. It is a complete package with the style, looks, better features and is capable of giving a tough competition to leading scooter like Activa, Maestro but you can named it as a entire game changer. After going through the whole review it is advised that it would be wise to invest money in this vehicle.

The company is accepted the sale of 50,000 units by December and it seems like the new TVS Jupiter is meant to rule the Indian market with these promising features. The company has started its sales in North India and will gradually move to South by the end of November. The company is also planning for its export to the countries like Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, and Turkey.

Specifications of TVS Jupiter

Starting system type: Electric & Kick Start
Engine type: 4 Stroke, Single cylinder, Air Cooled, OHC
Displacement: 109.7cc
Transmission: Primary CVT and secondary gear box
Max power: 5.88 KW @ 7500 rpm
Max Torque: 8Nm @ 5500 rpm

Ignition system type: Digital IDI with Ignition Map Technology
Battery voltage/capacity: 12V, 5 Ah Flooded
Headlamp: 12V, 35/35W Halogen (Multi-reflector Type)
Tail Lamp: 12V, 2W/1.5W LED
Turn Signal Lamp: 12V – 10W (Amber Bulb) x 4 Nos. (Multi-reflector Clear Lens)

Frame: High Rigidity Underbone Type
Dimensions: (l x b x h) 1834 x 650 x 1115 mm
Wheelbase: 1275mm
Saddle Height: 765mm
Ground Clearance: 150mm

Front: Advance Telescopic Suspension
Rear: Unit Swing with Spring Loaded Hydraulic & Gas Filled Suspension

Front Tyre Size: 90/90-12, Tubeless
Rear Tyre Size: 90/90-12, Tubeless

Front: 130 mm Drum Brake
Rear: 130 mm Drum Brake

Air Filter: Air filter: Viscous Paper Filter

Fuel Tank Capacity: Fuel tank capacity: 5.0 litres

Colors available:
Pristine White
Midnight Black
Titanium Grey
Volcano Red

Delhi (Ex showroom): Rs 44,200.00
Chandigarh: Rs. 44,303
Mumbai: Rs. 46,534

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