Tuesday, July 27, 2010
Mofaz Motosikal Sdn. Bhd., a part from Mofaz Group (Momos) displaying Momos Madass as new kind selection of motorcycles in the local market, targeting sales of 3,000 by end of this year.
Powered by the 125cc, motorcycles using German technology brought in from China but assembled and distributed locally, will attract the attention of local motorcycle enthusiasts based on interesting and innovative design.
Mofaz president Mohamed Fauzy Abdul Hamid said the price of the 125 Momos Madass which is less than RM6000 can help improve Momos motorcycle in the market locally starting this year.
"A part from its unique design compared to existing motorcycles in Malaysia, Madass 125 offers fuel savings and further travel distance with a fuel tank equipped with capacity of 5.1 liters" he elaborated.
"This vehicle is capable of traveling up to 35 kilometers for every liter of fuel, thus allowing rider to achieve of about 180 kilometers with a full tank," he said in Petaling Jaya recently.
Mohamed Fauzy said the new model is targeted for all ages, available at dealers nationwide beginning this April.
He added the motorcycle market in the country is seen to grow as demand for two-wheel machine is growing.
Although there was a decrease of eight percent of industry sales last year, Mofaz and other industry players are optimistic that market demand for this kind of motorcycles increase.
"People are now very comfortable to ride a bike, especially in a heavy traffic conditions," he said.
Momos which began operations in 1980 offers varieties of bikes prefabricated Italian brand, among of them are Cagiva, MV Agusta, Husqvarna, and Daelim.
The company also installs several brands of motorcycles like 250cc Boxer, Forza II, 135 Tigris and 135 Pantera at its plant in Damansara, Kuala Lumpur; Pasir Gudang, Johor and Kuching, Sarawak.
2010 Sachs MadAss 125 Specs
Engine type: Air-cooled Single
Claimed Power: 11 hp
Claimed Torque: 6 lb-ft @ 7500 rpm
Front suspension: 43mm fork
Rear suspension: Monoshock with adjustable spring preload
Front brake: 260mm disc
Rear brake: 210mm disc
Tires Front: 90/90-16
Seat Height: 33.7 inch
Length: 72.4 inch
Width: 29.9 inch