Jawa 42 Bobber – Top 5 Things To Know!

Jawa 42 Bobber - Top 5 Things To Know!

The new Jawa 42 Bobber price in India starts from Rs 2.06 lakh, making it one of the most affordable bobber bikes in India

Jawa recently launched the new Jawa 42 Bobber in the Indian market for buyers looking for a new-retro bobber-styled bike with impressive performance and strong looks. The new Jawa 42 Bobber will be sold alongside the Jawa Perak and will be one of the most affordable bobber bikes in the country. If you are also planning to buy this new bobber bike, here are the top 5 things that you should know about the new Jawa 42 bobber.

Jawa 42 Bobber

Powertrain And Performance

Powering the new Jawa 42 will be the same 334 cc, single-cylinder liquid-cooled engine that we also see with other Jawa bikes. This engine churns out 30.64 hp and 32.64 Nm of maximum torque while it comes mated to a six-speed manual gearbox. We also see new exhaust tips with a touch of chrome that differentiates it from an all-blacked-out exhaust that we get with the Perak.

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The new Jawa 42 Bobber is based on a tubular double-cradle frame and features telescopic fork suspension at the front and a seven-step adjustable mono-shock suspension at the rear. The braking setup consists of 280 mm discs at the front and 240 mm discs at the rear. It comes paired to dual-channel ABS and offers strong braking performance. Furthermore, it gets a 750 mm seat height while the fuel tank capacity stands at 14 litres.

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Colours And Design

Just like the Perak, the Jawa 42 also features a low-slung, single-scooped-out seat and chopped fenders. It also gets a new fuel tank design, new tank pads and chrome tips for the exhaust. Furthermore, it also gets round headlights and spoke wheels to complement its retro styling. The bike is being offered in three colour shades – Mystic Copper, Moonstone White, and Jasper Red.

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Jawa 42 Bobber Features

On the features front, the Jawa 42 gets features like a round negative LCD display, LED lights, electric start, and a side-stand engine cut switch. In addition to this, it also gets a small luggage rack mounted to the rear fender and a two-way adjustable seat. You also miss out on mobile connectivity features and a digital instrument console.

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Price, Rivals

While there are no direct rivals to the Jawa 42 bobber, it does challenge its own sibling, the Jawa Perak with its affordable and VFM package. For those wondering, a detailed Jawa 42 Bobber price list is as follows-

  • Mystic Copper – Rs 2.06 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi)
  • Moonstone White – Rs 2.07 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi)
  • Jasper Red – Rs 2.09 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi)

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Nitin Kadian

Nitin Kadian

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An engineer by education and a motorhead by heart, he loves spending time behind the wheels. In the age of SUVs and crossovers, he still adores old-school low-slung sedans and drools over the Mustang '69.