Motorbikes are very popular in India, but not everyone needs a 500 CC+ cruiser to ride in the cramped city roads. Also, 100 cc might seem under powered for few. Taking everything into consideration, the 150 cc bikes are often considered the best option for Indian roads and thus we have covered 10 popular Indian bikes one could buy in 150cc with best mileage.
10. Bajaj Discover 150F
Bajaj Discover 150F is a perfect blend of street bike and sports; though the appearance is more on the street bike end it can often provide the pickup of a mid-end sports bike depending on the rider’s expertise. The maximum power output on the 145 cc engine is 14.30 bhp at 8,500 rpm and maximum torque is 12.70 Nm at 6,500 rpm and it offers 60 kmpl mileage. Price – Rs. 59,211.
9. Yamaha Fazer FI V2
First variant of the Yamaha Fazer FI was released back in 2008, and now we have the Fazer V2 being sold in the Indian market currently. The engine mechanics are very much related to the FZ-S, however the latest version has been facelifted. 149 cc engine offers 13 bhp maximum power output and 12.80 Nm maximum torque output; at 45 kmpl mileage. Price – Rs. 90,822.
8. Yamaha SZ RR v2.0
Fierce outlook and Blue Core technology invented by Yamaha makes the SZ RR v2.0 motorbike one best two wheeler worth having. The engine displacement is 149 cc with maximum power output of 11.90 bhp at 7,500 rpm and 12.80 Nm maximum torque at 6,000 rpm. It has 4 gears. Price – Rs. 69,700.
7. Hero Xtreme Sports
The Hero Xtreme Sports is basically a commuter targeting the youth of the country; the pickup might sometimes make the rider feel like riding a sports bike as well. There are two versions with disc break in either the front or the rear wheel. Engine displacement is 149 cc with 15.60 bhp maximum power output; it offers 55 kmpl mileage. Price – Rs. 69,687.
6. Hero Hunk
Hero Hunk was initially released on 2007, and some impressive facelifts from the 2011 model. It has a 149 cc engine with maximum power output of 14 bhp at 8,500 rpm and maximum torque output of 13 Nm at 6,500 rpm. The mileage is 53 kmpl, and top speed is 107 kmph. Price – Rs. 66,987.
5. Honda CB Trigger
Apart from the potentials in the engine bay, the Honda CB Trigger comes with impressive visual details like allow wheels, digital instrument handle with backlight and LED tail lamps. Rider gets to choose disc and brake drums while buying. Engine displacement is 149 cc on Honda CB Trigger, the maximum power output is 14 bhp at 8,500 rpm and maximum power output is 14 bhp at 6,500 rpm. Rated top speed is 110 kmph and mileage is 60 kmpl on Honda CB Trigger. Price – Rs. 73, 413.
4. Bajaj V15
Engine on the Bajaj V15 is 149.50 cc with 11.80 bhp maximum power output at 7,500 rpm. There are 5 gears, manual transmission. Curb weight of this bike is 135 kg and gives 57 kmpl mileage. The fuel tank can hold 13 liters of fuel. Price – Rs. 71,420.
3. Hero Achiever
Hero Achiever is 150 cc commuter motorbike with great engine stability. It offers 13 bhp maximum power output, the mileage is 58 kmpl and fuel tank can hold 12 liters of petrol or octane. Price – Rs. 58,907.
2. Suzuki GS150R
Suzuki GS150R is a Japanese motorbike with 149 cc engine displacement and 13.80 bhp maximum power output. It has 6 gears which makes it very sport-worthy. Mileage is 56 kmpl and fuel tank holds 15 liters of fuel. Price – Rs. 70,851.
1. Bajaj Pulsar 150 DTS-i
Bajaj Pulsar 150 with DTS-i engine is very popular in India because of the stunning looks, bold performance and advanced level fuel efficiency. The engine displacement is 149 cc with maximum power output of 15 bhp. The rated mileage is 65 kmpl. Price – Rs. 73,382.
All these price references have been collected from respective ex-showrooms, might slightly differ in different regions.