The Phoenix is a jazzy premium commuter motorcycle from the TVS Motor Company . It is targeted at office goers and middle-aged buyers looking for a little extra style and a blend of power and economy.
The Phoenix gets ample features like an easy-to-read rider interface with digital speedometer, fuel gauge and service reminder. It features LED pilot lamps giving the motorcycle a distinct presence on the road. It gets petal design tail lamps as well.
The Phoenix is powered by a 125cc air-cooled single-cylinder engine that pumps out 10.8bhp at 8000rpm and 10.8Nm at 6000rpm mated to a four-speed gearbox. It has a claimed fuel economy figure of 67kmpl.
It features a tubular frame chassis with telescopic coil spring suspension at front and twin five-step adjustable hydraulic shocks with series springs. It gets a fuel tank capacity of 12 litres with a usable reserve of 2 litres.
The Phoenix is 1985mm long, 740m wide, 1065mm high and has a wheelbase of 1265mm. It gets ample ground clearance of 165mm and weighs 114kg.
The Phoenix is available in five colours – alaskan green, moroccan red, belgian black red, helsinki black silver, oxford grey. The Phoenix competes with the Bajaj Discover 125, Honda CB Shine and Hero Glamour.