The 125cc segment bikes bring in the majority of sales in the Indian market and offer a practical and an economical package to the buyers
The Indian two-wheeler market is flooded with a long list of bikes that offer supreme VFM to buyers. With such a long list of options to choose from, the buyers are often seen confused and find it difficult to make a choice. If you are also planning to buy a new bike under Rs 1 lakh, here is a list of the top 5 bikes in the Indian market that you should check out. But before we begin, do not forget to subscribe to our official Auto42 Youtube Official.
Price: Rs 76,900 (ex-showroom, Delhi)
The hero Glamour is one of the most affordable 125cc bikes in India and not only offers impressive styling but in addition to this, also boasts a reliable and fuel-efficient motor. The bike gets a 124.7 cc, air-cooled, 4-stroke, single-cylinder, OHC motor that churns out 10.8 Ps and 10.6 Nm. This engine comes mated to a five-speed manual gearbox and offers strong low-eng. Having said this, the Hero Glamour also offers a comfortable suspension setup and a compact footprint thus making it a great city bike.
Honda SP 125
Price: Rs 81,407 (ex-showroom, Delhi)
The Honda SP 125 is known to be one of the most premium bikes in the segment and gets a refined 123.9 cc, 4-stoke, SI petrol motor. This engine delivers a peak power and torque output of 10.8 PS and 10.9 Nm respectively. This engine also comes mated to a five-speed manual gearbox. The fit-finish levels too are segment-leading while the long-term reliability is better than most of the rivals.
Hero Splendor Plus
Price: Rs 75,7000 (ex-showroom, Delhi)
The Splendor is amongst the most iconic names in the Indian two-wheeler market and brings in major sales volume for the brand every month. Hero MotoCorp launched the Splendor Plus for the customers wanting better performance and capabilities. The bike gets a 124.7 cc, air-cooled, 4-stroke, single-cylinder petrol engine that boasts a peak power and torque output of 10.8 PS and 10.6 Nm respectively. The Hero Splendor Plus offers a practical package to the buyers at affordable costs.
Bajaj Pulsar 125
Price: Rs 81,389 (ex-showroom, Delhi)
For the buyers looking for a sporty and an easy to handle bike, the Bajaj Pulsar 125 is a great bike. This bike gets a 124.4 cc, 4-stroke, 2-valve, DTS-i petrol engine. This engine has a rated power and torque output of 11.8 PS and 10.8 Nm respectively. The Pulsar 125 is also one of the very few bikes in the segment to be backed by a potent after-sales support and impressive long-term reliability.
TVS Raider 125
Price: Rs 84,575 (ex-showroom, Delhi)
With a starting price of Rs 84,575 (ex-showroom, Delhi), the TVS Raider 125 is one the best looking and most powerful bikes in the segment. The TVS Raider 125 gets a 124.8 cc, air and oil-cooled, single-cylinder petrol engine. This engine churns out 11.4 PS and 11.2 Nm of peak torque output while it comes mated to a 5-speed manual gearbox. The TVS Raider not only appeals to young buyers but also to those looking for a dependable everyday commuter. The long-term reliability too is great while the after-sales support is impressive as well.
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