Viar Cross X 200 Review
The tough competition among the two-wheeler manufacturers in introducing all terrain bikes is taken forward by Viar Motors with new Cross X 200 model. There is a lot of improvement introduced in this bike as such as the longer wheelbase supported by the tougher suspension and stronger tyres getting better stability and control for the rider.
The Viar Cross X 200 is designed based on principles of Cross X 150, the image set by the reliable performance and bold styling features is improved with an even bolder design of headlights with smart design of cowl around it and sleek styling of the fuel tank with body panels surrounding the fuel tank and seat. There is a clear improvement in overall dimensions as 2030mm X9200mm X 1360mm (Length XWidth X Height) spread over the wheelbase of 1330mm. The weight of117kg equally distributed over the front and rear wheels offering the perfect balance for the rider on curves and gradients. The saddle height of 810mm and the wide handlebar with broad hand grip offer ideal posture for the rider. The ground clearance of 200mm makes it even easier to take on any given road conditions.
Engine, economy and performance
It features four-stroke single cylinder air cooled 200cc engine delivering the power of 11.5hp at 7500rpm and torque of 13.5Nm at 7000rpm.The engine is mated to five-speed gearbox through hydraulic multi-plate clutch and hand lever on right side handlebar serves the purpose of the clutch operation. The engine is exposed to maximum air circulation for effective cooling and the exhaust manifold covered with strong insulation preventing the rider from excessive heat. The higher capacity engine with best of power output can make the rider reach maximum speed at the shortest possible time. It can reach up to 135kmph in straight ahead speeding on normal surfaces. In city conditions, one can rely upon around 40kmpl fuel efficiency and mileage of 45kmpl can be expected on highway conditions.
The bold deign of the bike is enhanced with the equally superb performance of engine and dynamics of the bike in providing superior ride quality. The faster build-up of engine power and torque supported fine grip of tyres with rating 80/100 R21 for the front and 100/100 R18 for the rear fitted on to the stylish alloy wheels. The strong buttons on the tyre give excellent road grip on muddy and slippery road conditions as well giving good stability for the bike while taking sharp turns. The fine grip on handlebar makes it easier for taking sharp turns and twists on off-road and adventures ride.
Safety Brake and miscellaneous
The quick responsive engine fixed on to the perfectly balanced body dynamics build up the racing spirit of rider. The safety of rider and vehicle is assured with 200mm size disc brake at front and 270mm size disc brake at the rear. The suspension system uses telescopic shock absorber on the fork at front and mono shock with unitrack system on the rear wheels providing effective protection from road shocks. The smart design feature with a strong and effective focus of the headlight assembly illuminate the road giving a good view of the road/track in dark and foggy conditions.
The Viar Cross x 200 is loaded with excellent performance factors with strong build quality and body dynamics assuring great riding experience irrespective of road/track conditions. It makes an ideal selection as a updated and stylish bike for the enthusiastic customers.