As you all might be aware the 100cc commuter motorcycles dominate the Indian two-wheeler market. They make up about half of the total sales volume. While there may be many offerings in this segment today it is hard to choose one.Today we will be checking out the top 5 100cc motorcycles that you can buy today. Each motorcycle has some special feature which differentiates it from one other.
1. Hero Splendor Pro (Rs. 46,537)
The Hero Splendor Pro is one of the bestselling motorcycles from the Hero MotoCorp. The Hero Splendor Pro has captured the rural market with its simple styling and high fuel efficiency and low maintenance costs.The bike is powered by a 97.2cc, single cylinder air-cooled engine producing 8.36 bhp of power and 8.05 Nm of torque. This engine is mated to a 4-speed gearbox. The best part about this motorcycle is that it delivers the mileage of more than 90 kmpl. The bike weighs 109 kg and has an 11l fuel tank.
2. Bajaj Platina (Rs. 45,271)
Bajaj has yet another successful motorcycle known as the Platina. This 100cc motorcycle is one of the most reliable motorcycles available on the market. It is powered by an air-cooled,102cc single-cylinder engine producing 7.9 bhp of power and 8.34 Nm of torque. The engine is mated to a 4-speed gearbox. Bajaj claims that the motorcycle can achieve a mileage of 104kmpl. The bike weighs 113kg and has a 13-litre fuel tank.
3. TVS Sport (Rs. 37.665)
The TVS Sport is based on the TVS Star City but gets an updated and sportier design along with new graphics. It is powered by an air-cooled 99.7cc single cylinder engine producing 7.4 bhp of power and 7.8 Nm of torque. The engine is mated to a 4-speed gearbox. TVS claims that the engine can return a mileage of 95kmpl. The bike looks modern and stylish and has low maintenance costs. Long-term reliability along with good build quality makes this one of the best commuter motorcycle available on the market. It has a 12-litre fuel tank and weighs 95 kg.
4. Honda Dream Yuga (Rs.45,164)
The Dream Yuga was Honda’s first product in its Dream series of commuter motorcycles in India. It instantly became a hit. It is powered by a 109cc air-cooled single cylinder engine producing 8.25 bhp of power and 8.63 Nm of torque. The engine is mated to a 4-speed gearbox.Honda claims mileage of 72kmpl. It has an 8-litre fuel tank and weighs 108kg.
5. Hero Passion Pro (Rs.45,850)
Another Hero bike on our list is the ever popular Hero Passion Pro. This motorcycle was introduced in 2001 and soon became India’s top-selling bike. It has a more pleasing design as compared to the Splendor and looks more elegant. Along with that Hero’s excellent reliability and a claimed mileage of 84 kmpl, it soon won many hearts. It is powered by a 97.22 cc air-cooled single cylinder engine producing 8.36 bhp of power and 8.05 Nm of torque.The engine is mated to a 4-speed gearbox. The bike weighs 119kg and has a 12.8-litre fuel tank. There is also an i3S variant that features an intelligent stop-start system.