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Best Bikes in India Under 1 lakh Rupees

Are you looking for a motorcycle that offers decent performance, looks sporty and is easy on the pocket? Is your budget around 1 lakh? If the answer to both those question is ‘yes’, then you will realise you are spoilt for choice. There’s quite a lot on offer right now that ticks the right boxes. In an attempt to help you out a little, we did some research. After factoring in all the essential parameters such as price, specifications, mileage, looks, etc., we have managed to compile a list of the Best Bikes in India Under 1 lakh. Read on –

Best Bikes in India Under 1 lakh Price, Images, Specifications

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Best Bikes in India Under 1 lakh – TVS Apache RTR 200

The Apache RTR 200 4V is the latest addition to the Apache family from the homegrown two-wheeler manufacturer TVS. This new Apache boasts attractive styling, good performance and sorted handling characteristics. However, for around a one lakh rupees, you will only get the carburetted variant. If you can, then we would suggest shelling out a little extra for the fuel injected one.

Best Bikes in India Under 1 lakh Price, Images, Specifications - tvs apache rtr 200 4v

Engine Displacement197.75 cc, Single Cylinder
Power20.70 bhp @ 9000 rpm
Torque18.10 Nm @ 700 rpm
Transmission5-speed
Mileage41 kmpl
Top Speed127 km/h
Price (ex-showroom, New Delhi)INR 88,990

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Bajaj Pulsar AS 200

Next on our list of the best bikes in India under 1 lakh is the Bajaj Pulsar AS 200. The AS 200 shares its engine with the RS 200, but it falls in the sports touring category. Bajaj’s Pulsar AS200 looks quite good, is pretty comfortable as a daily ride and boasts cheap after sales and service. It is also available in a 150 cc avatar.

Best Bikes in India Under 1 lakh Price, Images, Specifications - bajaj Pulsar AS 200

Engine Displacement199.50 cc, Single Cylinder
Power23.20 bhp @ 9500 rpm
Torque18.30 Nm @ 8000 rpm
Transmission6-speed
Mileage42 kmpl
Top Speed-NA-
Price (ex-showroom, New Delhi)INR 95,610

Bajaj Avenger

The Avenger becomes the second Bajaj bike on our list of the best bikes in India under 1 lakh. One of the biggest reasons for its inclusion is the fact that it is currently the cheapest cruiser money can buy in India. The bike is available in two trims – cruise and street. The Cruise trim can be had with only a 220 cc unit. While the latter is also available with a 150 cc motor.

Best Bikes in India Under 1 lakh Price, Images, Specifications - bajaj avenger

Engine Displacement150 cc/220 cc
Power14.30 bhp @ 9000 rpm/19 bhp @ 8400 rpm
Torque12.50 Nm @ 6500 rpm/17.50 Nm @ 7000 rpm
Transmission5-speed
Mileage50 kmpl
Top Speed110 kmph/120 kmph
Price (ex-showroom, New Delhi)INR 77,220 – 87,200

Honda CB Hornet 160R

Honda makes it way into the list of the best bikes in India under 1 lakh with the CB Hornet. Launched last year, the Hornet is powered by a 162.71 cc motor that churns out 15.7 bhp. The USPs of the bike include a responsive and peppy engine, muscular styling, and comfortable ride.

Best Bikes in India Under 1 lakh Price, Images, Specifications - honda cb hornet 160r

Engine Displacement162.71 cc, Single Cylinder
Power15.44 bhp @ 8500 rpm
Torque14.76 Nm @ 6500 rpm
Transmission5-speed
Mileage52 kmpl
Top Speed110 km/h
Price (ex-showroom, New Delhi)INR 80,431 – 84,931

Suzuki Gixxer SF

The Gixxer SF is essentially the faired version of the Gixxer, a bike that has been very successful for Suzuki. It comes with a 155 cc engine pumping out 14.60 bhp and 14 Nm. The Suzuki Gixxer SF handles well, offers a comfortable ride and is good value for money. These qualities ensure it finds a spot on our list of the best bikes in India under 1 lakh.

Best Bikes in India Under 1 lakh Price, Images, Specifications - suzuki gixxer sf

Engine Displacement155 cc, Single Cylinder
Power14.60 bhp @ 8000 rpm
Torque14 Nm @ 6000 rpm
Transmission5-speed
Mileage54 kmpl
Top Speed-NA-
Price (ex-showroom, New Delhi)INR 85,297 – 88,902

Yamaha Fazer FI V 2.0

The Fazer is essentially the half-faired version of the FZ-S V2.0. Mechanically, it is identical to the FZ as it employs the same 149 cc engine with fuel injection. It differs from the FZ in terms of looks thanks to the fairing and dual headlamp setup. The Yamaha Fazer is pretty comfortable as a daily commuter, as well as a long distance bike.

Best Bikes in India Under 1 lakh Price, Images, Specifications - 2014 Yamaha Fazer FI Version 2.0

Engine Displacement149 cc, Single Cylinder
Power13 bhp @ 8000 rpm
Torque12.8 Nm @ 6000 rpm
Transmission5-speed
Mileage45 kmpl
Top Speed-NA-
Price (ex-showroom, New Delhi)INR 87,405

Honda Unicorn 150

The Unicorn 150 re-launch in India took place at the Auto Expo in February. Although it has been around for a while now, it still remains one of the most reliable and easy to live with motorcycles around. The Unicorn 150 does not feature at the top of our list of the best bikes in India under 1 lakh. Reasons include unappealing styling and commuter bike credentials.

Best Bikes in India Under 1 lakh Price, Images, Specifications - honda unicorn 150

Engine Displacement149.10 cc, Single Cylinder
Power13.14 bhp @ 8500 rpm
Torque12.84 Nm @ 5500 rpm
Transmission5-speed
Mileage-NA-
Top Speed101 km/h
Price (ex-showroom, New Delhi)INR 68,323

Piaggio Vespa 150

The only scooter on our list of best bikes in India under 1 lakh deserves a special mention. If you’re looking for a scooter for your daily runs and want to stand out in the sea of Activas and Jupiters then there is nothing better than a Vespa. The 150 cc Vespa is available in two trims – SXL and VXL.

Best Bikes in India Under 1 lakh Price, Images, Specifications - vespa 150

Engine Displacement150 cc, Single Cylinder
Power11.40 bhp @ 7000 rpm
Torque11.50 Nm @ 5500 rpm
TransmissionAutomatic
Mileage-NA-
Top Speed-NA-
Price (ex-showroom, New Delhi)INR 91,430

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