The new Suzuki Avenis 125 is here to compete head-on with the TVS NTorq 125. But, is the Avenis 125 any better than the TVS NTorq 125, or is the TVS NTorq 125 still the king? Let’s find out in this comparison based on specifications.
Suzuki recently introduced the new Avenis 125 in the Indian market. This is the third 125cc scooter in India from this Japanese two-wheeler behemoth. While the Suzuki Access 125 is primarily aimed at office workers and the Burgman Street 125 is a maxi-styled scooter, the Avenis 125 has been introduced to appeal to a younger demographic. It will also compete directly with the TVS NTorq 125. But, is the Avenis 125 any better than the TVS NTorq 125, or is the TVS NTorq 125 still the king? Let’s see what we can find out in this specification-based comparison of the new Avenis 125 vs TVS NTorq 125.
Suzuki Avenis 125 vs TVS NTorq 125: Design and Colours
The new Suzuki Avenis 125 appears to be inspired by its archrival, the NTorq 125, in terms of design. Both of these gearless scooters are nearly identical and have a sporty appearance. They get an all-LED headlamp, an LED taillamp, a cool dual-tone paint scheme, and LED DRL on the NTorq 125.
In terms of colour options, the Avenis 125 is available in four dual-tone colours as well as a Race Edition version. The TVS NTorq 125, on the other hand, comes in ten different colours, including the Race Edition, as well as a Marvel-inspired Super Squad Edition and the top-spec Race XP version.
Suzuki Avenis 125 vs TVS NTorq 125: Engine Specs
The new Avenis 125 is built on the same chassis and mechanicals as the Access 125. It is propelled by a 124.3cc, single-cylinder, air-cooled, fuel-injected engine that produces 8.7 hp and 10 Nm of peak torque. The standard TVS NTorq 125 is powered by a 124.8cc, single-cylinder, air-cooled, fuel-injected engine that produces 9.2 hp and 10.5 Nm of torque. Its Race XP version is even more powerful, with 10 hp and 10 Nm. The engines in both scooters are mated to a CVT transmission.
Suzuki Avenis 125 vs TVS NTorq 125: Dimensions
Suzuki Avenis 125 vs TVS NTorq 125: Features
Telescopic forks at the front and a spring-loaded shock absorber at the rear are standard on the Avenis 125 and TVS NTorq 125. They have a combined braking system with a drum brake at the rear and a disc brake at the front. In terms of features, both vehicles receive an all-digital instrument cluster that displays a wealth of data and even supports Bluetooth connectivity. They display missed call alerts, SMS alerts, turn-by-turn navigation, and other information. The top-spec Race XP version of the TVS NTorq 125 also comes with two riding modes: Street and Race.
Suzuki Avenis 125 vs TVS NTorq 125: Variants and Price in India
The Avenis 125 is available in two variants in India: Standard and Race Edition, with prices ranging from Rs 86,700 to Rs 87,000. The TVS NTorq 125, on the other hand, is available in four variants with prices ranging from Rs 73,270 to Rs 87,025, all ex-showroom Delhi.