Specification minerva T150VX
Kristanto explained, the front fairing Minerva R150VX more sporty than previous variants. Meanwhile, the rear fairing far looks very sporty rear fenders.Also be a sporty tank, larger fuel tanks such as motor sport racing with big cc (moge).
According to him, with a bigger tank at the top will give room for our feet 'in' attached to the frame. "When an accident (falling) body of the tank will give the defense a bit in order to not only keep our feet on the asphalt bike weight, such as the function of the frame slider," said Kristanto.
Another advantage, he explained, headlight, projector headlights using an older version, this type can be much lighter than the previous type. Then, the lights behind the mufflers."Sporty design with finishing sunblasting look and use the cover," he added.
While it will be retained as the previous series is a digital speedometer, front and rear double diskbrake, upsidedown shockabsorber (front), and monoshocks (rear).
"For the engines, Sachs Germany who designed specifically for R-150VX, 150 cc with a 13.5 HP, more powerful," said Kristanto.
Minerva's presence seemed to precede R150VX sole agent (ATPM), such as PT Yamaha Motor Kencana Indonesia (YMKI) who intend to launch the 153 cc motor sport Byson PT Astra Honda Motor (AHM) which will be issued a 150 cc sport bike, and PT TVS Motor Indonesian company would launch a sports bike TVS Apache 180 cc.
Segment of motor sport in Indonesia, contributing only about 7% of the total domestic market reached about 5.8 million units in 2009. however, this segment is relatively stable and even tended to increase although thin. It's better than a motorcycle segment continues to sag, evicted by the type skutik.