Top 10 Bikes in India under Rs 1 lakh (Ex-showroom Delhi)
Top 10 Bikes in India under Rs 1 lakh: When looking for a bike under INR 1 lakh, buyers in India are limited to an engine size of 150-220cc. This sweet section of engines are good for performance and mileage, both being the ultimate decision factors for motorcycling in India. Safety has been given more importance than ever as most models either come with optional ABS or at least offer rear disc brake as option.
Maxabout has selected top 10 bikes that one could buy under INR 1 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi), most of them being base variants for a typical series which has more than one trim. This list starts with Suzuki Gixxer at INR 77,015. It comes with rear disc brake as option, a powerful 154.9cc engine and lowest in class seat height of 780mm, making it really comfortable for short riders.
Yamaha FZ-S is another great option to consider at INR 83,042. It comes with fuel injection and can be safely called the most fuel-efficient motorcycle of this segment. Honda CB Hornet follows close for INR 84,675 and offer ABS in higher trim for better braking at all times.
All three of them are strict rivals and command a large fan following for their practical yet performance focused ride. Those looking for bigger engine and cruiser style riding can look at Bajaj Avenger 220 in this segment. It costs INR 94,464 and comes with 18.8 BHP, 220cc oil cooled engine. Here are the Top 10 Bikes in India under Rs 1 lakh:
Top 10 Bikes in India under Rs 1 lakh
- Suzuki Gixxer @ INR 77,015
- Honda xBlade @ INR 78,500
- TVS Apache RTR 160 4V @ INR 81,490
- Yamaha FZS V2 Fi @ INR 83,042
- Honda CB Hornet 160R @ INR 84,675
- Bajaj Avenger 220 @ INR 94,464
- Bajaj Pulsar 220F @ INR 94,682
- TVS Apache RTR 200 4V @ INR 95,685
- Bajaj Pulsar NS200 @ INR 98,714
- Suzuki Intruder 150 @ INR 99,995
Above Mentioned Prices are Ex-showroom Delhi. Bikes sorted according to the price in ascending order.
1) Suzuki Gixxer @ INR 77,015
Like FZ-Fazer combo, Gixxer is again the naked option if Gixxer SF (INR 90,037 to INR 1,00,216) is not your first choice. It carries the same engine but weighs just 135 kg. It claims a top speed of 115 kmph and can be bought in dual disc variant for INR 80,929 (ex-showroom Delhi).
2) Honda xBlade @ INR 78,500
Using a powerful 160cc engine, Honda xBlade is good for 13.93 BHP at 8500 rpm and 13.9 Nm at 6000 rpm. It comes with LED lights, smart exhaust design and affordable sporty character for the Indian market.
3) TVS Apache RTR 160 4V @ INR 81,490
Buyers can go for this base variant of Apache RTR 160 4V or choose a higher spec variant with rear disc and wider tyre at INR 84,490. Those looking for fuel injection can get RTR 160 4V EFi at INR 90,490.
4) Yamaha FZS V2 Fi @ INR 83,042
This second generation naked street fighter’s ancestor was the first Indian bike to bring that muscular looking road machine into the country. It comes with fuel injection and weighs just 132 kg. Buyers can go for dual disc variant at INR 86,042 or choose semi faired Fazer for touring at INR 88,143.
5) Honda CB Hornet 160R @ INR 84,675
Honda’s sporty entry into the segment, CB Hornet 160R comes with single and double disc option along with both CBS and ABS as option. It produces 14.9 BHP and 14.5 Nm of torque while weighs comparatively high at 138 kg. Top spec ABS model comes for INR 92,675.
6) Bajaj Avenger 220 @ INR 94,464
The only above 200cc cruiser available below INR 1 lakh, Avenger 220 can be had in both Street and Cruise variant for the same price. It comes with a powerful engine producing 18.8 BHP and 17.5 Nm of torque. It can cruise above 100 kmph all day long.
7) Bajaj Pulsar 220F @ INR 94,682
The legendary Pulsar 220F with its 220 cc engine is still one of the most powerful and affordable motorcycles of India under INR 1 lakh. It produces 20.64 BHP and 18.55 Nm of torque. 220F was the fastest Pulsar for many years before the introduction of Pulsar RS200.
8) TVS Apache RTR 200 4V @ INR 95,685
TVS Apache RTR 200 carries a 197.75 cc, 4 valve engine producing 20.23 BHP and 18.1 Nm of torque. It comes mated to a 5-speed transmission and claims a top speed of 128 kmph. Buyers looking for Fi can go for another variant at INR 1,08,385 while RTR 200 ABS comes for INR 1,09,485.
9) Bajaj Pulsar NS200 @ INR 98,714
Bajaj Pulsar NS200 is the most powerful motorcycle which can be bought under price tag of INR 1 lakh. It uses the KTM sourced 199.5 cc engine with liquid cooling. The motorcycle is good for 23.17 BHP and 18.3 Nm of torque. It claims a top speed of 136 kmph. Buyers looking for ABS will need to spend INR 1,10,714 (ex-showroom).
10) Suzuki Intruder 150 @ INR 99,995
The motorcycle was launched recently and claims top spot due to high price that Suzuki asked from the very first day. Buyers looking for fuel efficient cruiser can consider this one for its frugal 154.9cc engine. It also comes in fuel injected variant at INR 1,06,896.