Bajaj Auto Launches 'World's 1st CNG Motorcycle', Prices Start At ₹95,000

Bajaj Auto has unveiled the “world’s first Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) motorcycle”, the Bajaj Freedom. The company has highlighted the motorcycle’s cost-effective and eco-friendly features as key selling points.

What Happened: The company has said that this innovative motorcycle could reduce operating costs by up to 50% compared to similar Internal Combustion Engine (ICE) motorcycles. The Bajaj Freedom also features a dual-fuel capability with an auxiliary petrol tank of 2 litres, providing a combined range of 330 kilometres.

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The motorcycle is equipped with LED headlamps, digital speedometers, and Bluetooth connectivity. The CNG tank is securely housed in a trellis chassis for maximum safety. The motorcycle is available in three variants, with prices starting from ₹95,000 (Ex-Showroom Delhi).

● Freedom 125 NG04 Disc LED available at ₹ 1 10 000 /– (Ex-Showroom Delhi)
● Freedom 125 NG04 Drum LED available at ₹ 1 05 000 /– (Ex-Showroom Delhi)
● Freedom 125 NG04 Drum available at ₹ 95 000 /– (Ex-Showroom Delhi)

Rakesh Sharma, Executive Director of Bajaj Auto Ltd., lauded the launch, stating, "The Bajaj Freedom 125 showcases Bajaj Auto Ltd. R&D and manufacturing prowess. Through innovation, Bajaj Auto Ltd. has addressed the twin challenge of reducing rising fuel costs and reducing the environmental footprint from travel.”

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