TVS Jupiter finds its nemesis in Honda Activa, which offers many fewer features than Jupiter. The premium 110cc scooter is the second-best selling scooter in India. Read ahead for prices, features, mileage and top speed.
TVS has always equipped its two-wheelers with premium features, more than their rivals. Every model including Jupiter, Ntorq and the Apache series are feature laden.
Its entry-level scooter, TVS Jupiter is very popular in our market. With features such as LED headlamps, Digi-Analogue cluster and diamond cut alloy wheels, it proves a tough competitor to Honda Activa.
Jupiter is also one of the few 110cc scooters that offer an optional disc brake variant. It is the second best selling scooter in India and below you will find the reasons for its popularity.
2018 TVS Jupiter – Price In India
|Price (ex-showroom)||Rs 50,336 to Rs 56,526|
It starts from Rs 50,366 for the base variant and the top-end variant costs around Rs 56,526 (ex-showroom). The base variant comes with most of the features, but the top-end comes with a front disc brake, twin city lamps, dual-tone color and more color options.
2018 TVS Jupiter – Engine Specifications
4-stroke, Air Cooled, OHC
|Power||7.9 BHP @ 7500 RPM|
|Torque||8 Nm @ 5500 RPM|
This scooter runs on a 4-stroke Air cooled 109.77 CC engine. The engine produces 7.9 BHP worth of power and 8 Nm worth of torque. The scooter is mated to a primary CVT gearbox.
2018 TVS Jupiter – Mileage
|Fuel tank capacity||5 Litres|
|Reserve Tank capacity||1 Litre|
|Riding Range||380 Kms|
|Top speed||87 KMPH|
Jupiter delivers a mileage of 62 KMPL with an overall riding range of 380 Kms. It comes with a fuel tank capacity of 5 Litres and reserve tank capacity of 1 Litre. It records a top speed of 87 KMPH.
2018 TVS Jupiter – Features
- Alloy Wheels
- LED Tail lights
- Pass light switch
- Front Disc brakes
- Passenger Backrest
- Multi-reflector Halogen type headlamps
- Twin City lamps
- Dura-Cool seat
- Sync Brake system
- Parking brakes
- Low fuel indicator
- Mobile charging socket
2018 TVS Jupiter – Dimensions
|Ground Clearance||150 mm|
|Seat height||765 mm|
|Kerb weight||108 Kgs|
The scooter measures 1834 mm in length, 650 mm in width and 1115 mm in height. It has a wheelbase of 1275 mm with a ground clearance of 150 mm. The seat height of the scooter is 765 mm, which is quite average amongst its competitors. Lastly, Jupiter weighs around 108 kgs.
2018 TVS Jupiter – Chassis And Suspension
High Rigidity Underbone Type
Gas Charged Mono Shock
The scooter uses High Rigidity underbone type chassis. In the rear, it uses Gas charged mono shock suspension and in the front, it uses telescopic suspensions. Both the front and rear wheels, use drum brakes. The classic edition comes with disc brakes in the front.
2018 TVS Jupiter – Design Review
This scooter carries out a simple yet modern styling with its huge colour range and black alloy wheels. Although, it looks a little bit wider, which not appeal to some of the buyers. In the front, it gets a mid-sized headlamp on the handle. Below the headlamps, there is an air fender flanked by the turn indicators. Minimalist designing. On the sides, it gets a ‘Jupiter’ logo fitted on the body. As this scooter is a full metal scooter, it is a little bit stronger. On the rear side, it gets the pillion seat handles, LED tail lights flanked by turn indicators and the fuel tank just below the seat. The scooter also gets retractable bag hooks near the leg space and a dual side hand lock, which allows the rider to handle lock the scooter on both the sides.
2018 TVS Jupiter Variants
The Jupiter comes in 4 variants, which are as follows:
- ZX Disc
2018 TVS Jupiter – Colours
- Titanium Grey
- Midnight Black
- Pristine White
- Mystic Gold
- Volcano Red
- Matte Blue
- Royal Wine
- Stallion Brown
- Sunlit ivory
- Autumn Brown
2018 TVS Jupiter – Competition
Currently, TVS Jupiter competes with Hero Maestro Edge, Yamaha Fascino, and Honda Activa 5G. In the world of gearless scooters, mostly each one of them competes with the scooters costing around their price range. If you see, indirectly, there many more competitors for this scooter. However, Edge, Fascino, and Activa are the main ones.
Activa 5G is the highest selling scooter in India, but Jupiter manages to grab a piece of Activa’s sales. It looks more stylish and is bigger than the Activa. In terms of features, there is hardly any difference as each one of them offer 1-2 features more than the other. So if you see it, Activa is the biggest and the toughest competitor for this TVS. Maestro Edge offers good styling and like Activa, it hardly differs in features. However, Maestro offers lesser mileage figure than Jupiter. Lastly, Yamaha Fascino looks like a European scooter with its premium colors and styling elements. However, Jupiter misses out on LED tail lights, mobile charging socket, a digital-analog console and a few more features. If you look at the pricing, the top end variant of this TVS scooter is the costliest amongst the four. But normally, Fascino is the costliest amongst the four models.
2018 TVS Jupiter – Specification Table
Rs 50,366 to Rs 56,526
|Average Mileage||62 KMPL|
LED Tail lights, Pass light switch, Front Disc brakes, Passenger Backrest, Multi-reflector Halogen type headlamps, Twin City lamps and a mobile charging socket.
Front Disc Brakes (Only in Top-Spec)