Bajaj Motorcycles for Sale in Sri Lanka
Bajaj Auto Limited is among the top 10 largest business conglomerates currently based in India and has been synonymous with highly durable motorcycles and three-wheelers. The company has also diversified into home appliances, iron, steel, as well as into insurance since its inception more than 70 years ago in 1944. Bajaj Auto to this date remains the world’s fourth largest motorcycle and the largest three-wheeler manufacturer in the globe, competing with other industry leading giants such as the Hero MotoCorp, the Suzuki Motor Corporation and the Honda Motor Company.
Initially founded by the famous Indian industrialist and philanthropist Jamnalal Bajaj in Rajasthan, the Bajaj Auto Limited is now headquartered in Pune, Mumbai, with plants in Chakan, Waluj and Pantnagar in the state of Uttarakhand in northern India. The company has achieved a total revenue of more than USD 3.2 Billion as of 2014. It also employs a near 10,000 strong workforce, who helps Bajaj to achieve excellence in the two-wheeler manufacturing industry.
Bajaj Bikes in Sri Lanka
The agent for Bajaj in Sri Lanka, David Pieris Motor Company, has been promoting the brand since the early 1970s. Bajaj Motorcycles to this date remains the best-selling motorcycle brand in Sri Lanka. The company has established a set of branches covering most of the island, making Bajaj motorcycles readily available for buyers throughout the country. Spare parts can also be purchased freely throughout Sri Lanka thanks to DPMC’s extensive network of dealers across the island.
If you wish to purchase a Bajaj motorcycle in Sri Lanka, it will be easy to come across many used and brand new models in Colombo as well as in regions located all over the country. As of now, the most popular Bajaj motorcycle model sold in Sri Lanka is the Bajaj Platina, which is followed by the more powerful Bajaj Pulsar as well as the fuel economic Bajaj Discover and the Bajaj CT 100, which are all priced two-wheelers in the island.
5 Reasons to Buy a Bajaj Motorbike
Bajaj motorcycles are highly durable machines and are fully capable of taking on even the worst Sri Lankan road conditions
Bajaj’s range of motorcycles in Sri Lanka offers a far superior build quality compared to the models offered by other competitors
Bajaj bikes are well known for their excellent fuel efficiency on the city as well as on long distance trips
Low cost maintenance of Bajaj motorcycles in Sri Lanka and the availability of parts throughout the country makes maintenance a breeze
These motorcycles in Sri Lanka comes with some very potent drive train options, which helps it to churn out a far better performance compared to competitor offerings
Top 4 Best Selling Bajaj Motorcycle Models in Sri Lanka
These are the most popular Bajaj motorcycles (Motorbikes, Cruisers, Sport Bikes, Scooters etc...), sold in Sri Lanka.
- Bajaj Platina
The Bajaj Platina is a superb sensible daily runner from Bajaj, which provides an above average fuel economy and an improved comfort for its rider. A used Bajaj Platina in Sri Lanka will cost between 50,000 to 100,000 Rupees based on its year of manufacture and the overall condition, whilst a brand new Bajaj Platina in Sri Lanka might cost you above 175,000 Rupees. Powered by a relatively moderate 102 cc, 2-valve, DTS-I with ExhausTEC engine, the bike uses a 04-speed all down manual transmission to move its drivetrain. This gives the Bajaj Platina with a moderate power output of 8.2 ps to handle most commuting tasks seen in Sri Lanka.
To learn more about the Bajaj Platina, you can read our review at Carmudi Sri Lanka.
Engine Displacement (Size): 102 cc
Price (As Of 2016): New bikes, between Rs. 165,900 to Rs. 175,990
- Bajaj Pulsar
The Bajaj Pulsar is a favorite two-wheeler among the bike enthusiasts of Sri Lanka. It is a very practical daily runner, which is reasonably sporty and is capable of providing an above average performance for the riding pleasure of its passengers. A used Bajaj Pulsar in the Sri Lankan market can be bought between 100,000 to 175,000 Rupees, whereas a brand new unregistered Bajaj Pulsar will cost between 260,000 to 580,000 Rupees. One of the elements that help the Bajaj Pulsar to stand out from the rest of the crowd is the company’s in-house developed DTSi technology that allows the Pulsar to improve its fuel economy, saving money in the long term.
If you are also interested about the Bajaj Pulsar, then remember to read our review here at Carmudi.lk.
Engine Displacement (Size): 150 cc
Price (As Of 2016): New bikes, between Rs. 259,500 to Rs. 577,800
Reconditioned or used bikes, between Rs. 110,000 to Rs. 175,000
- Bajaj Discover
The Discover comes in three variants namely, 100 cc, 125 cc and 150 cc and has been a favorite in Sri Lanka for many years due to its fuel economy and durability. A used Bajaj Discover will cost between 100,000 to 150,000 Rupees based on the year of manufacture, overall condition and trim level whilst an unregistered Bajaj Discover in Sri Lanka will cost you around 230,000 Rupees. The most common engine variant of the bike, the 125 cc variety, has an impressive fuel economy for its class and can achieve more than 75 km/l under a tested combined ride cycle in Sri Lanka, which is certainly a plus point for many middle-income buyers.
Engine Displacement (Size): 125 cc
Price (As Of 2016): New bikes, between Rs. 211,500 to Rs. 257,200
Reconditioned or used bikes, between Rs. 95,000 to Rs. 150,000
- Bajaj CT 100
The Bajaj CT 100 is a motorcycle synonymous with fuel efficiency, comfort and daily runner sensibility. If you wish to purchase a used Bajaj CT 100 model in Sri Lanka, you will come across many options ranging from 50,000 to 120,000 Rupees based on its year of manufacture and the overall used condition. A brand new Bajaj CT 100 will cost you 160,000 Rupees, depending on the features it offers. The bike, as its name suggests, is driven using a moderate 100 cc, 4 Stroke, Single Cylinder, Natural air Cooled engine that combines a 4 Speed Constant Mesh transmission to power its drivetrain. This helps the Bajaj CT 100 to generate 8.2 ps at 7500 rpm, which is more than enough for most commuting activities.
Engine Displacement (Size): 100 cc
Price (As Of 2016): New bikes, between Rs. 157,990 to Rs. 161,500
Availability of Bajaj Motorcycles in Sri Lanka
Bajaj motorcycles are available across Sri Lanka through its authorized agent, the David Pieris Motor Company Ltd (DPMC), which is located at No. 75, Hyde Park Corner, Colombo 02. However, apart from the brand's official distributor, Bajaj motorcycles can also be obtained through third party resellers, who conduct their business while being based in one of the notable metropolitan areas mentioned below.
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Did You Know?
Apart from motorcycles and three wheelers, Bajaj also manufactures a low budget car, call the Bajaj RE60. However, due to its specifications that reflects more of a three-wheeler, the car was legally classified as a quadricycle rather than a car.