Jawa 42 Tawang Edition: Design
Based on the Jawa 42 Sports Stripe All Star Black, the Tawang Edition design is inspired from Lungta, the mythical wind horse that symbolizes prosperity and good fortune. The motorcycle features Lungta motif on the fuel tank and front fender along with inscriptions inspired by the region across body panels all around. Each motorcycle gets a unique-numbered bronze medallion to mark the special edition units.
Jawa 42 Tawang Edition: Engine
Powering the Jawa 42 Tawang Edition is a 293cc liquid-cooled, fuel-injected engine that produces a peak power of 27.33 PS and a max torque of 26.84 Nm.
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“The rich culture and the associated legends make the ride enriching and that’s exactly what we’re honouring with the Jawa 42 Tawang Edition. The Lungta signifies well-being, and we wish riding here to be a fulfilling experience for everyone. The rewards of riding hidden in every corner makes this a paradise for every Jawa and Yezdi rider in the country,” says Ashish Singh Joshi, CEO of Jawa Yezdi Motorcycles.
Speaking of the Torgya festival, it is celebrated in Tawang by the Monpa community of Arunachal Pradesh to welcome a healthy and prosperous new year. The locals celebrate this festival to ward off external energy from the earth that can cause harm and natural calamities otherwise.