Viar VSR Review
Viar Indonesia is very consistent in introducing new bikes with updated technology engine and features. The latest among the lot is the VSR model featuring 200cc engine and loaded with eye-catching body graphics and accessories. The new design of headlights, LED Tail Lights, disc brakes with anti- lock braking system are introduced in this model and it competes with models like Honda Karizma, TVS Apache RTR 160, Yamaha R15.
Viar has captured the Indonesian market with its superior quality of motorcycles. The rise in demand for 200cc bikes saw tough completion among the manufacturers, with the launching of VSR model, Viar has captured its share in the two wheeler market. The bold new design with stylish graphics on the body panels, the new design of exhaust manifold, digital instrument cluster, alloy wheels with disc brakes is introduced as standard in this model.
The VSR features bold design body panels covering the engine and smooth flow of body contours from handlebar to the center and the graphics on it attract the crowd. The new clear lens headlights with windscreen and the rear view mirrors give a good first impression on the onlookers. The dimensional features include 2040mm X680mm X1130mm (Length X Width X Height) and wheelbase 1345mm. The kerb weight of the vehicle is 138kg and spread over the wheelbase and the seating posture of the rider and pillion passenger make it easy for cruising at high speed.
Engine, economy performance
The VSR comes with 198cc four stroke liquid cooled engine delivering the power of over 18hp mated with five-speed gearbox through the hydraulic multi-plate clutch. The fuel injection system used for efficient distribution of fuel-air mixture and electric start makes it easy for starting and stopping of the engine. In the city conditions of riding, one can expect a mileage of around 40kmpl and it can go up to 45kmpl in highway riding. The brisk development of acceleration can make it reach a top speed of the order of 120kmph in a short span of time.
The intelligent design of the seats with smooth flow towards center and the fuel tank design gets the rider superb posture for easy riding over straight roads and sharp curves. The wide alloy wheels with rating 80/100 R17 at the front and 70/120 R17 at the rear fitted with tubeless tyres provide good road grip enabling for safe riding over normal road conditions without having to compromise on speed factor. The pillion rider seat made broader and the footrest position makes it convenient for the average adults to be seated comfortably.
Safety brake and miscellaneous
The Viar VSR is loaded with a good lot of features for efficient and safe usage of the bike. Lightweight and yet strong tubular frame can withstand static and dynamic loads on the vehicle. The body panels are made lighter in weight and can resist minor scratches that could happen during riding overcrowded traffic conditions. Disc brakes provided for both front and rear wheels and antilock braking system comes as an optional feature and can be very effective over braking on slippery road conditions. The mono shock absorber at rear and upside down fork at front absorb road shocks assuring comfort for the rider and pillion passenger over uneven conditions of the road.
Viar VSR is a futuristic sports bike with a superb combination of powerful and efficient engine and stylish body panels and updated technology accessories. It makes an ideal selection as a stylish and high performer bike for daily commuting.