Classic Legends, a Mahindra owned subsidiary was again launched the legendary Jawa brand motorcycles in India few days back. Jawa was initially launched the three model only with single-channel ABS such as the Jawa, Jawa 42 and a factory custom bobber called the Perak and it priced Rs 1.64 lakh, 1.55 lakh and 1.89 lakh, respectively (All prices ex-showroom Delhi). Now, Classic Legends has launched the dual-channel ABS versions of the Jawa and the Jawa Forty Two on high demand. These versions premium of Rs 8,942 over their single-channel ABS variants. The booking of these dual-channel ABS models also started. Customers who have already made online bookings for the standard version can now update their bookings to opt for the dual-channel ABS versions. But, the deliveries of these dual-channel ABS variants will only begin after June 2019. And same time, the deliveries of the single-channel version will commence by the end of January 2019.
Mechanically, Jawa and Jawa 42 powered by Mahindra Mojo-derived 293cc, BSVI-compliant, liquid-cooled, single-cylinder engine. This motor delivers the power of 27bhp and 28Nm of peak torque. And, this engine mated to six speed manual transmission. These models gets the lot of design elements from the original classic Jawa.
The single-channel ABS variant of the Jawa and Jawa 42 gets 280mm disc brake in front with ABS while the rear runs a conventional 153mm drum brake. And these models have seat height of 765mm and a kerb weight of just 170kg. The rear disc brake spec details of Dual-channel ABS variant were not revealed officially.