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Jawa 42 Bobber launched at Rs 2.06 lakh | Autocar India

Written by Ravi Kapoor

Powering the Jawa 42 Bobber is identical 334cc engine discovered within the Perak.

Jawa has launched the 42 Bobber at a beginning worth of Rs 2.06 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). It borrows its engine and most of its design parts from the Perak whereas in bringing a number of visible, mechanical in addition to digital tweaks.

Powering the Jawa 42 Bobber is identical liquid-cooled, 334cc single-cylinder engine making 30.64hp and 32.64Nm of torque because the Perak. The 42 Bobber is obtainable in three colors: Mystic Copper (Rs 2.06 lakh), Moonstone White (Rs 2.07 lakh) and Jasper Crimson (Rs 2.09 lakh). 

Jawa 42 Bobber: design, engine and options

The Jawa 42 Bobber combines the styling parts of the Perak bobber with the neo-retro roadster, the Jawa 42, though it seems to be way more like the previous. The 42 Bobber stays true to its title with a low-slung, single seat look. The entrance fender isn’t fairly as chopped because the Perak’s, however the rear seems to be almost an identical.

A lot of the bodywork could be very related throughout each of Jawa’s bobbers, with main areas of distinction being the gas tanks, lighting and the exhaust exit. The engine discovered right here can also be the identical liquid-cooled 334cc single-cylinder unit making 30.64hp and 32.64Nm of torque as on the Perak, mated to a 6-speed gearbox. 

Elaborating on the variations, the 42 Bobber options knee recesses within the gas tank, a small baggage rack on the rear fender, a brand new 2-way adjustable seat and a special headlight shroud and instrumentation. 

Jawa claims that the suspension settings have been revised to supply higher consolation to the rider and the ABS calibration has additionally been labored upon to supply higher really feel and suggestions. The Jawa 42 Bobber will get LED lighting throughout (its tail-lamp is totally different to that of the Perak) and a adverse LCD show. 

Jawa 42 Bobber: worth and rivals

The Jawa 42 Bobber is priced between Rs 2.06 lakh-2.09 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi) relying on the color chosen and the highest variant prices precisely the identical because the Perak. Contemplating its distinctive single-seat solely design, it has no rivals to talk of besides its blacked-out sibling, the Jawa Perak. 

Of those two bobbers, which might be your decide? Tell us within the feedback part under. 

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