With fuel costs continuing to rise, consumers are turning towards bikes with higher mileage for everyday commuting or longer journeys, helping save on fuel costs and make an economically responsible choice.
Top manufacturers like Bajaj, TVS, Hero and Honda have presented fantastic options if you are looking for best mileage bike in India. Let’s take a look at a few.
The Hero Splendor Plus motorcycle is their flagship model and a top choice among commuters for its impressive mileage and top speed of 87 kmph. Additionally, this bike comes equipped with various features and options including fuel injection.
This bike features a 97.2cc air-cooled, 4-stroke single cylinder engine producing 7.91bhp and 8.05Nm of torque; coupled with a four-speed gearbox. Furthermore, there is also a twin pod analogue instrument cluster and, on its Xtec variants, Bluetooth connectivity – two features which make for an enjoyable riding experience.
It weighs 110kg and measures 2000mm long by 720mm wide and 1052mm high with 165mm ground clearance, offering 14 attractive colors such as Silver Nexus Blue, Matte Shield Gold, Sports Red, Sunshine Gold Heavy Grey Green Black with Blue among many others. Furthermore, XTEC version includes company’s RSA add-on for roadside assistance coverage.
Bajaj’s CT 110X commuter motorcycle is an outstanding performer when it comes to mileage; boasting an estimated 70 kmpl in city and highway riding conditions. Furthermore, this machine can manage broken roads and potholes effectively as well as loose dirt or rocks with ease.
The bike appears spartan but exudes rugged and functional style. It boasts a round headlamp enclosed by a bikini fairing, as well as a braced handlebar, thick bash plate, leg guards, moulded footholds and luggage carrier capable of holding 7 kg weight.
The CT 110X features a fuel-injected, 115cc engine that produces 8.4bhp of peak power and 9.81 Nm of torque paired with a four-speed transmission. In addition, its square tube, semi-double-cradle chassis features a telescopic fork up front as well as twin spring-in-spring rear suspension – it rides on alloy wheels equipped with semi-knobby tyres.
Star City Plus
The TVS Star City Plus motorcycle is an attractive and powerful motorcycle that stands up well against its peers in its segment. Offering high mileage with plenty of features that make it suitable for commuters.
The Star City Plus features an efficient 109cc engine capable of covering an astounding 68 km per litre. It provides a comfortable riding experience, featuring an upright riding position with telescopic forks and 5-step adjustable hydraulic shock absorbers to absorb bumps and potholes with ease, making it a fantastic option for city roads.
The Star City Plus comes in various colours and features an eye-catching design, boasting multi-function digital-analog instrument console, easy choke lever position access, three dimensional emblem, stylish headlamps, aluminium grab rail and 10-litre fuel tank capacity – not to mention a USB charging port to keep mobile devices charged on-the-go! Ideal for first time buyers seeking stylish yet economical motorcycle options.
Hero’s entry-level bike, the HF Deluxe has long been one of the top sellers in its 100cc segment. Recently it received an upgrade with an BS-6 compliant engine as well as new graphics and colour options.
This bike features a petrol engine coupled with a 4-speed gearbox, producing 7.91 horsepower and 8.05 Nm of torque. Front and rear brakes are included as standard equipment on this 1965mm long, 720mm wide bike which stands 1045mm tall with 165mm ground clearance.
The Honda HF Deluxe boasts an elegant appearance while offering outstanding mileage at an economical price. With low maintenance costs and reliable performance, this bike makes an excellent option for everyday commuting. Additionally, its ergonomic seating posture makes it suitable for beginners as well as people looking to upgrade from smaller-capacity bikes. Furthermore, five colors and multiple variants are available making this an attractive option to consider when looking at potential purchase choices.