There are some reports about the launch of the TVS Ntorq 150 emerging from the automotive industry. TVS is reportedly working on a new 150cc scooter that will be based on the Entorq concept. The Indian brand showcased the Entorq concept in 2016 Auto Expo. This new 150cc sporty scooter will be launched soon in India.
TVS Ntorq 150 Launch Date & Price
As of now, there is no official confirmation from the brand itself regarding the launch of TVS Ntorq 150 in India. As per some reports, the upcoming scooter is in Initial development stages. TVS may introduce the new Ntorq 150cc at 2021 Auto Expo. Once launched it will be the flagship scooter of TVS in India.
As the brand had great success with the smaller Ntorq 125, the launch of a new 150cc model will help TVS capture a new segment. As the popularity of sporty and high-performance scooters are increasing day by day among young buyers, the TVS Ntorq 150 will be a great option for them.
TVS Ntorq 150 Price
It will be priced very competitively against its competitors Aprilia SR160 and Vespa 150. The TVS Ntorq 150 price in India is expected to be around Rs 90K to 1 Lakh. If it priced below 1 lakh then it will pose a serious threat to the Aprilia SR160. TVS is known for pricing its bikes and scooters very competitively and we expect the same for the new upcoming Ntorq 150cc.
Expected Specs and Features
The TVS Ntorq 150 will most likely have a maxi scooter type design. Its design will be inspired by the TVS Entorq concept shown at the Auto Expo. Going by the design of its younger sibling the Ntorq 125, the upcoming 150cc scooter will also come with a stylish and sporty design.
It will be powered by a 150cc single-cylinder engine. It will use the same race-tuned fuel-injection technology as its sibling. The TVS Ntorq 150cc power output could be in the range of 10-11 PS. It will be the fastest scooter in the segment with a top speed of more than 100 Kmph. This upcoming 150cc beast will have crisp acceleration as well as exciting top-end performance.
The TVS Ntorq 150 will come with telescopic front forks and hydraulic mono-shock at the rear. Unlike its sibling the Ntorq 125 it will be equipped with disc brakes at both the front and rear wheels as standard. As this is a 150cc scooter it will come with single-channel ABS instead of the synchronized braking system.
It will feature diamond-cut alloy wheels with tubeless tyres. Just like its younger sibling, the TVS Ntorq 150cc will come with full LED lighting components. It will feature a stylish LED headlamp with LED DRL’s. The turn indicators and the tail-lamps will also be LED units. In the concept model Entorq shown by TVS, it had the remote keyless start feature. This remote keyless starting feature might be used on the new upcoming scooter.
The instrument console on the TVS Ntorq 150 will be a fully digital unit. It will have the TVS SmartX Bluetooth smartphone connectivity as well as an in-built navigation system. TVS might include various ride modes like the Apache 200 in this scooter. It might also come with split seats like a maxi-scooter.
Conclusion On TVS Ntorq 150
The TVS Ntorq 150 is one of the most exciting upcoming scooters in India. Currently, in the 150cc segment, only scooters from Aprilia and Vespa are available. This segment of sporty and premium scooters is gaining traction in the Indian market and this 150cc beast will be a great offering for the buyers. It will be a great option for buyers looking for a budget-friendly and high-performance scooter that is fun to ride.
We are eagerly waiting for its launch in India. Most probably, TVS will first introduce it at the next year auto expo. The pricing of this scooter will be very crucial for its survival in the Indian market. If it is priced competitively, the TVS Ntorq 150 will be a very successful just like its younger sibling.