New Zontes models announced


Zontes continues its UK expansion programme with new models announced at both the top and the bottom ends of its well-regarded range of machines.

The Existing Tiger 50/125 , Panther 125 and Monster 125 models have now been joined by two new models; the entry-level, soft custom-styled Mantis 125 and the all-new, highly-specced Phantom S250, which takes Zontes into the growing Sports 250 market sector.

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The Mantis


The new 125 Mantis utilises a newly-developed 125cc, SOC four-stroke, single cylinder motor with a centrally located balance shaft. With careful development of all the main components, the attractive Mantis lands in the showrooms at an RRP of £1099 plus the on the road charges.

Length x Width x Height – 1990mm x 762mm x 1314mm
Wheelbase – 1314mm
Seat Height – 725mm
Dry Weight – 120kg
Fuel Capacity – 15 litres
Front Tyre – 80/90-17
Rear Tyre – 110/90-17

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Engine and Transmission:
Type – 4 Stroke, air-cooled, single cylinder
Displacement – 125cc
Max Net Power Kw/Rpm 8Kw (10.7hp) ar 9000rpm
Fuel system – Petrol. Carburettor
Transmission – Five speed manual change
Clutch – Manual wet multi-plate
Final transmission – O-ring chain

Front Suspension – Telescopic
Rear Suspension – Twin Shock
Front Brake – Hydraulic Disc
Rear Brake – Drum
Colours – Blue. Black

RRP – £1099 plus the on the road charges

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The existing Zontes 125 machines have a 125cc four-stroke motor, featuring a balance shaft for smooth power delivery. The same engine is used in the new Mantis, which is available in blue and black colourways and comes with a full two year warranty.

The Phantom


The naked sports style of the Phantom looks striking and aggressive, with sharp angular lines complimenting an equally attractive specification and price. The DOHC, fuel-injected, air and oil cooled engine design includes a balance shaft and a six speed transmission. USD forks, high-pressure nitrogen cell single rear shock, powerful front and rear disc brakes, a full stainless steel exhaust system, LED lighting, a digital dash and a two year warranty all add to the attraction.

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Length – 1976mm
Width – 773mm
Height – 1052mm
Wheelbase – 1384mm
Net Weight – 144kg
Load Weight – 154kg
Ground clearance – 188mm
Fuel tank volume – 11 litres
Seat height – 790mm
Front tyre size – 110/70R17 54S
Rear tyre size – 150/55R17 64S

Engine and Transmission:
Type – DOHC Single cylinder 4-stroke
Valves – 4
Bore x Stroke – 73mm x 59.5mm
Displacement – 249cc
Cooling – Air and oil cooled
Compression ratio – 10.4:1
Balancer – Single internal balance shaft
Fuel system – Petrol. Delphi fuel injection
Ignition – CDI
Transmission – Six speed manual change
Clutch – Manual wet multi-plate
Final transmission – O-ring chain
Maximum power – 18kw (24hp) at 8000rpm
Maximum torque – 23Nm at 6500rpm
Maximum speed – 90mph

Front brake – Hydraulic single disc. Twin piston caliper
Rear brake – Hydraulic single disc. Single piston caliper
Front Suspension – Hydraulically dampened USD design
Rear Suspension – Hydraulically dampened, high-pressure nitrogen cell single shock design
Colours – Pearlescent Blue. Orange/Flat Steel Grey

Standard equipment includes:
Full stainless steel exhaust system
Headlight – LED
Tail light – LED
Turn signals – LED
Digital LED dashboard
Rear tyre hugger
Double galvanised fuel tank

RRP – £2499.99 plus on the road charges.

The Zontes Phantom S250 comes in Pearlescent Blue and Orange/Flat Steel Grey and retails at £2499.99 plus on the road charges.

Info: www.zontes.co.uk


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