Mahindra Duro DZ with start–stop technology on cards

Mahindra has refreshed the Duro and Roheo recently and launched it with DZ badges which differentiate it from the earlier models. At the launch of the new the Mahindra Two Wheelers R&D Centre the company also showcased the Duro DZ with start–stop technology. When launched the Duro will be India’s first scooter with MicroHybrid technology which is ideal for urban areas.

Mahindra has alreasy launched the XUV5OO and Scorpio with the Start-Stop technology and it could be the first company in India to introduce the technology. The MicroHybrid technology helps conserve fuel when the scooter is idle, such as at a traffic signal, resulting in increased savings.

With sky rocketing petrol prices and the trend seeing only going upwards this tech could be a great boon for daily commuters which could help save a good amount of money.

Mahindra had launched the new Duro DZ at the 2012 Auto expo and has also recently launched the Rodeo DZ. Mahindra Two Wheelers is also set to launch three new motorcycles in this financial year according to the company officials.

The new Mahindra Duro DZ comes loaded with the following features:

  • A superior, powerful 125 cc engine which provides better instant pick-up and multi-terrain acceleration, making it easier for you to carry loads, even on steep inclines and in tough road conditions.
  • Dual Curve Digital Ignition System which delivers a mileage superior to other 125 cc scooters
  • Advanced Telescopic Suspension which ensures a smooth ride on the toughest terrain.
  • Superior ground clearance which enables manoeuvrability over speed breakers and rough roads with ease and comfort.
  • Long wheelbase and improved braking system offering better safety & stability on the road.
  • A broad halogen lamp to provide wider range and depth in visibility.
  • An under seat storage capacity of 20L, one of the largest in its segment in addition to built in front storage.
  • Rear Brake lock lever for safety & parking on inclines