Apart from the engine, the design and all the features have been given in the Bajaj Dominar range. Dominar 250 is powered by a 248.8 cc liquid cooled, 4 valve engine. This engine generates 26.6 bhp power at 8500 rpm and 23.5 Nm torque at 6500 rpm. On the other hand, the Dominar 400 uses a 373 cc liquid-cooled BS6 engine that generates 40 bhp power and 35 Nm torque. A 6-speed gearbox has been used in both the bikes.
The Bajaj Dominar range is made available by the company in only two colors – Auro Green and Charcoal Black. Features such as full LED auto headlamps, LED tail lights, full digital instrument cluster have been provided in the Dominar range. The bike gets telescopic upside down forks at the front and multi-step adjustable Nitrox monoshock suspension unit at the rear. It has a 300 mm disc brake at the front and 230 mm at the rear with dual channel ABS.
The bike gets 17-inch alloy wheels along with 100/80-17 tubeless tires at the front and 130/70-17 at the rear. At the same time, a 14-liter fuel tank has been installed in it.
Bajaj Auto has reported sales of 3,23,430 units in the month of January, a decline of 16 per cent as compared to 3,84,936 units in the same month a year ago. In the domestic market, Bajaj sold 1,35,496 units of two-wheelers in January 2022, a decline of 14 per cent as compared to 1,57,404 units sold in January 2021.
Bajaj has also registered a decline in two-wheeler exports. The company’s two-wheeler exports declined by 17 per cent to 1,87,934 units in January 2022 from 2,27,532 units in January last year.
Sales of commercial vehicles remained flat in the domestic market last month. Bajaj sold 14,160 units in January 2022, a growth of 6 per cent, as against 13,353 units sold in the same month a year ago. Bajaj’s commercial vehicle exports stood at 25,853 units, down 6 per cent from 26,910 units in the same month a year ago.
Bajaj’s overall sales, including motorcycles and commercial vehicles, in the domestic market declined by 12 per cent to 1,49,656 units in January 2022 from 1,70,757 units in the same month a year ago. Total exports declined by 16 per cent to 2,13,787 units in January 2022 as compared to 2,54,442 units in January 2021. Total vehicle sales in January 2022 were recorded at 3,63,443 units, down 15 per cent from 4,25,199 units in January 2021.
Bajaj Auto is going to play a big bet in the field of electric vehicles. The company has recently inaugurated its new state-of-the-art Electric Vehicle Plant in Pune where the company will manufacture its existing electric vehicles as well as its upcoming electric vehicles. The company has invested Rs 300 crore in this plant and production will be started from June 2022.
Bajaj Auto is preparing to bring a new motorcycle soon. Recently the company has registered a trademark named ‘Twinner’. Currently Bajaj Auto is working with motorcycle makers like KTM and Triumph, which is expected to be a new product from the company, a two-cylinder two-wheeler. However, there is no official information about it. According to sources, the company has taken this trademark for motorcycles and scooters.