Non-gear bikes, or scooters as they are fondly called, are a blessing in disguise for those who find it difficult to operate a motorcycle. Scooters are easy to ride. Modern models start with the press of a button, are lightweight, and have a sporty look. The mileage is also on the economical side. That is why more and more people are purchasing scooters. Read ahead to know best scooters (non-gear bikes) in India.
TVS motors has entered the 125cc scooter market with this two-wheeler. TVS Ntorq is a stylish bike that also offers you the option to connect it with your smartphone with Bluetooth. It offers a generous 22 litre of under-seat storage space.
Suzuki Burgman Street
Those who are loyal to the Suzuki brand will find this scooter extremely exciting. It features a 125cc engine and costs approximately Rs. 68000. It is a maxi-scooter, which means it is bigger and luxurious than other options available in the market.
Grazia is the latest offering from Honda in its range of scooters. Its 125cc engine makes the scooter ideal for city rides. Honda Grazia comes with an entirely digital instrument console and a combi-braking system. It costs around Rs. 59,000.
There are three variants under Honda’s Activa brand. Activa 125, Activa I, and Activa 4G are popular across India. Activa 4G follows Bharat Stage IV guidelines regarding emissions. Honda Activa’s models are available in the range of Rs. 47,000 to 50,000.
TVS Jupiter comes with a 109cc motor. Jupiter’s external fuel-filler, telescopic suspension, and a fuel efficiency of 62 kmpl makes it a sought-after two-wheeler. In terms of sales, this bike is second to Activa.
Hero Maestro Edge
Hero Maestro Edge is one of the brand’s top-selling scooter. It is in direct competition with TVS Jupiter. Just like Jupiter, Hero Maestro Edge features a 110cc engine. This bike is priced around Rs. 50,000.
Suzuki Access comes with a 124cc engine and telescopic suspension. Suzuki Access has two variants, one with a drum brake and one with a disc brake. It is a sturdy and stable model.
Yamaha Fascino stands out because of its looks. It features a 113cc engine and offers an impressive fuel efficiency of 66 kmpl. This best-selling scooter comes in only one variant and is priced at approximately Rs. 54,000.
TVS Scooty Zest
Just like TVS Jupiter, Scooty Zest bike also offers a fuel efficiency of 62 kmpl. This bike is directed towards female riders. Scooty Zest is light in weight and easy to maneuver. This bike comes in two variants, standard and matte. This bike is priced in the range of Rs. 46,000 to 48,000.
Aprilia SR 150
This scooter comes with a heavy engine and a heavy price tag. It comes with a 154.8cc engine and can zoom around at a top speed of 100 kmph. This high-performance scooter costs around Rs. 70,000.
Two-wheeler Insurance Online
No matter which scooter you purchase, it is important to buy a two-wheeler insurance policy. Nowadays, it has become extremely easy to purchase two-wheeler insurance online. You can simply visit your preferred insurance company’s website and use a two-wheeler insurance premium calculator to know the approximate cost of your policy.
It is suggested to go for a Comprehensive insurance plan as it provides insurance against accidents, calamities, and theft. You also have the option of fortifying your policy by choosing relevant Add-ons such as Roadside Assistance, Zero Depreciation, etc. Get in touch with the insurance company’s executives to clear all your doubts (if any) before purchasing an insurance policy.