TVS Jupiter Classic Review: A Retro Style Scooter

The Jupiter Classic is a retro-style inspired makeover of the 110cc Jupiter scooter by TVS Motors. The company launched this scooter in 2017 and this comes as a special edition variant of the popular Jupiter scooter sold across the country. The TVS Engineers has taken a liking towards the various design queues of the Italian design and this can be seen in this scooter.

TVS Jupiter Classic

Design
TVS really put much effort to make the scooter look fabulous in all angles and design aspects of this scooter can be matched with the likes of the international scooters. The making is much different from its sibling Jupiter in all angles and the new edition comes with additional features like Silver Oak panels, chrome-finish handle dampeners and USB mobile charger to make more appeal.

TVS Jupiter Classic Side View

Windshield
A stylish retro-style inspired windshield is provided in this scooter and this makes it stand out from the conventional design followed by the scooter clans in India. TVS has succeeded in giving this scooter a fresh look.

TVS Jupiter Classic Windshield

Besides the windshields, the scooter showcase a stylish chrome plated mirrors and have an elegant headlamp that gives a premium retro look to this beautiful scooter.

A Classic Speedometer
The new Jupiter Classic holds a cool speedometer that suits the entire design aspects. The instrument cluster is analogue and shows multicolour details of various functions with good visibility at the top.

TVS Jupiter Classic Speedometer

The fuel gauge indication is positioned at the top right end while the riding mode is at the top left with the “Classic” logo engraved in italics. The centre portion covers the speedometer, while bottom portions hold the TVS logo and complete the design of the entire dashboard.

Classic Dual Tone Seat
A Premium dual tone seat with neat stitching is provided in this scooter. This wide seat makes sure that riding with the Jupiter classic will be comfortable. The wide seat is also ideal for any member to use the scooter with much ease. This scooter also has an impressive seat height which makes it easy to ride along cities and traffic swiftly.

TVS Jupiter Classic Seat

Pillion Handle With Cushion
TVS has given design and features a very much importance with the making of the Jupiter Classic. This is evident by the adoption of a cushioned pillion handle with back support.

TVS Jupiter Classic Pillion Handle

The pillion back rest will give more comfort to the pillion rider and this makes travelling more safe and secure at all times.

Engine
TVS has made changes to the design aspects of Jupiter Classic while the mechanical section remains untouched. The new Jupiter retains the same 110 cc engine used by the predecessor which produces 8 bhp @ 7500 rpm and 8.4 Nm of torque @ 5500 rpm. The scooter uses Digital IDI with ignition Map Technology for ignition and sits on a High Rigidity Underbone Type chassis. However, TVS could have made some changes to the engine side as the untouched engine can be a slight turn off for the prospective buyers.

Braking and Suspension
Advanced Telescopic Suspension is employed at the Front of the Jupiter while a Gas Charged Monoshock suspension is used at the rear. This suspension setup is seen in almost all scooter line up and is proven to be good for high speeds and also for almost all terrains.

TVS Jupiter Classic Disc Brake

Braking of the Jupiter is done with 130 mm Drum Brake at the rear and disc brakes come as standard equipment at the front part. The disc brakes combined with the suspension makes sure that the Jupiter will have effective breaking while encountering the traffic and will be stable and comfortable to ride in and around the city.

Full Technical Specifications of TVS Jupiter Classic

Engine 109.7 CC 4 Stroke, Single Cylinder, Air Cooled, OH
Maximum Power 5.88 kw (8 bhp) @ 7500 rpm
Maximum Torque 8.4 Nm @ 5500 rmp
Ignition Digital IDI with Ignition Map Technology
Battery 12V, 5 Ah Flooded
Head Lamp 12V, 35/35W Halogen (Multi-reflector Type)
Brake Lamp / Tail Lamp 12V, 2W/1.5W LED
Turn Signal Lamp 12V – 10W (Amber Bulb) x 4 Nos. (Multi-reflector Clear Lens)
Frame High Rigidity Underbone Type
Dimensions (l x b x h) 1834 x 650 x 1115 mm
Wheelbase 1275 mm
Saddle Height 765 mm
Ground Clearance 150 mm
Tyre Size (Front) 90/90-12,Tubeless
Tyre Size (Rear) 90/90-12,Tubeless
Front 130 mm Drum Brake
Rear 130 mm Drum Brake
Front Ø30 Advance Telescopic Suspension
Rear Gas Charged Mono Shock
Tank Capacity 5.0 litre

Price

TVS has priced the new Jupiter Classic Edition at Rs. 55,266 (ex-showroom, Delhi).





6 Responses to TVS Jupiter Classic Review: A Retro Style Scooter

  1. Lokesh Yadav

    Jupiter Classic looks like Vespa. TVS just copied the design elements from Vespa.

    May be this scooter should be called poor man’s Vespa

  2. nilanchal

    I’m from odisha Bhubaneswar…I want buy this scooter.. In Bhubaneswar show room

  3. Ravender Singh

    Very nice good lucking sccoti what is the on road price PlZ

    • SRINIVAS

      It’s 72k on road@chennai with all fittings and registration inclusive

  4. Gurmeet Mongia

    Buy this only when you have given up all hope in life

  5. Mohd. Imran

    Nice dis break. Up classic viser. And ossam color.

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