Jawa Yezdi is a well-liked producer of retro-style cruisers in India. For the 2023 model-year, the model has launched new colorways to the Jawa 42 and the Yezdi Roadster, to provide the pair of classic-inspired cruisers a refreshed look. This comes shortly after the corporate launched the restricted Tawang Version unique to sure areas of India.
Beginning off with the Jawa 42, the retro-style cruiser has been adorned in a metallic grey colour scheme full with pinstripes and a fake carbon fiber end on the gas tank. Throughout the carbon patterned stripe, the “42” emblem is emblazoned. The motif provides the bike a sportier look whereas nonetheless retaining its elegant classic attraction. A small flyscreen and inverted bar-end mirrors give the bike a customized look proper out of the manufacturing unit, too.
On the efficiency aspect of the equation, the Jawa 42 is packing a formidable 294.7cc, liquid-cooled, fuel-injected, single-cylinder engine that churns out 27 horsepower and 20 lb-ft of torque. This makes it one of the crucial highly effective cruisers within the 300cc class, eking out a efficiency benefit in opposition to the likes of the Royal Enfield Meteor and Benelli Imperiale. Different options embrace entrance and rear ABS-equipped disc brakes, a telescopic entrance fork, and a pair of preload-adjustable rear shock absorbers.
The refreshed Jawa 42 within the metallic grey paint job has been priced at Rs 1,95,142, or round $2,400 USD—a marginal Rs 1,000 ($12 USD) improve from the earlier mannequin.
As for the Yezdi Roadster, the cruiser is now sportier and extra fashionable than earlier than due to a shiny Crimson Twin Tone colorway. The gas tank is eye-catching with a white high and pink backside, whereas the bike retains its inverted bar finish mirrors and relaxed ergonomics. On the efficiency aspect, it’s packing a bigger engine than that of the 42, with a 334cc, single-cylinder, liquid-cooled engine producing 27 horsepower and 19 lb-ft of torque. As for pricing and availability, the Yezdi Roadster retails for Rs 2,03,829, or roughly $2,500 USD.