Bajaj Platina 100 has a tyre size of Front:-2.75-17and Rear:-3.00-17. Moreover, you may go for a wider tyre but upsizing the size of a tyre is increasingly becoming an obsession with people to create an added visual appeal to their bike. Moreover, It is advisable to go for an upgrade anywhere between the 3% margin for better performance and handling, increased grip and creating a visual appeal. Do take note that upsizing the wheels and tyres may decrease the fuel efficiency of the bike and may result in a speedometer error on the bike if upsizing is not correct.
The first service of Bajaj Platina 100 is scheduled at 30-45 days or 500-750kms (whichever is completed earliest). In the first service of Platina, the bike would be serviced with water wash, engine oil, and filter is replaced. Air cleaner element, air filter cover ring, oil strainer, and drain tube are cleaned. Fuel pipes for cracks are checked. Valve tappet clearance is checked and adjusted. EVAP system hoses are checked and replaced, etc. For more details, we would suggest you refer to the user manual of Bajaj Platina 100.
In order to improve the mileage, we would suggest you ride slower. Riding fast can reduce your fuel efficiency by up to 33% if you are travelling above 60 kmph. It is best to change gears appropriately and match the gear and the RPM carefully.
Selecting between the Hero Splendor Plus and Bajaj Platina 100 would depend on certain factors such as your budget, fuel type preference, maintenance costs, usability, etc. The Hero Splendor Plus offers an ARAI claimed mileage of 80.6kmpl. Moreover, the Splendor is one of the most iconic motorcycles in India and also one of the best-selling. The bike is extremely frugal, comes with a reliable powerplant and the low seat height and lightweight make manoeuvring at tight spots easy. On the other hand, Bajaj Platina 100 offers better low-end torque and an option of having disc brakes. The bike gets a 102cc single-cylinder air-cooled engine with an electronic carburetor that churns out 7.9PS at 8500rpm and 8.34Nm at 5500rpm mated to a 4-speed gearbox. Moreover, we would suggest you take a test ride before making the final decision. Follow the link and select your desired city for dealership details.
In order to know the price and availability of spare parts, we would suggest you visit the nearest service centre in your respective city. Follow the given link to get the details of the service centre in your respective city - Service centre.
For family use Platina because of soft suspension . For rough use CT 100.CT 100 would be perfect for perfectly laid roads without pothole and riding within 55 km, Above this the vibrations start to kickin. I would suggest if you have the budget opt for platina.
If you are doing a job Then ct 100 is best because its average is more than platina.If you are a traveller then you can choose platina . As i said ct 100 has more average so you can choose ct 100.
Yes I am always going long drive weekly twice. Check the engine oil level & also the tyre pressure is very important. Maintain the speed of 45kmph. Extacly you will be surprised for the mileage & the ride will be like butter smooth. I always enjoy the long ride in platina.
Long drive is quite painful, specially back pain, wrist pain