Top 5 Value For Money Bikes Priced Under Rs 1 Lakh Mark

Top 5 Value For Money Bikes Priced Under Rs 1 Lakh Mark

Featured Stories by Team Drivio | 23 Oct 2023

The110cc and 125cc motorcycles now feature premium and new-age features

  • The list includes motorcycles ranging between 100-125cc engine capacities.
  • The listed 5 bikes gets modern and contemporary features.
  • There are two bikes from the Hero MotoCorp stable.

Of late, the Indian motorcycle market has received immense action and excitement in performance-oriented motorcycles with 200cc or bigger engines. However, it is the entry-level 110-125cc category of commuter motorcycles which form the chunk of sales numbers of the majority of the two-wheeler brands in India.

With evolving preferences, the 110cc and 125cc motorcycles are now coming equipped with premium and new-age features, without compromising on their essence of delivering high fuel efficiency and being easy to maintain. We take a look at five of the most popular motorcycles positioned below the Rs 1 lakh mark, which offer the best value-for-money propositions:

Note: All prices mentioned are of ex-showroom, Delhi 

Hero Passion+

Price: Rs 77,574

Hero MotoCorp has brought back the Passion+ on the backing of public feedback. Retaining the original design of the model which was sold in India before the BS6 emission norms kicked in, the new Passion Pro+ continues to come with decent features like alloy wheels and part-digital instrument console.

EngineSingle-cylinder, air-cooled, 97.2cc
Maximum Power7.9 bhp @ 8,000 rpm
Peak Torque8.05 Nm @ 6,000 rpm
Tyres80/100-18 (front), 80/100-18 (rear)
Brakes130mm drum (front), 130mm drum (rear)

Hero Glamour X-Tec

Price: Rs 87,748 - 92,348

The Glamour X-Tec is the range-topping model in the Hero Glamour lineup of premium 125cc commuter motorcycles, which banks on premium styling and features on board. The Hero Glamour X-Tec comes equipped with new-age features like a Bluetooth-enabled full-LCD instrument console and LED headlamp and tail lamp.

EngineSingle-cylinder, air-cooled, 124.7cc
Maximum Power10.7 bhp @ 7,500 rpm
Peak Torque10.6 Nm @ 6,000 rpm
Tyres80/100-18 (front), 80/100-18 (rear)
Brakes240mm disc (front), 130mm drum (rear)

Bajaj Platina 110 ABS

Price: Rs 79,821

The Platina 110 is an interesting proposition in the entry-level commuter motorcycle category, for it is the country’s most affordable motorcycle and the only 110cc motorcycle to feature a single-channel ABS system. With a unique spring-in-spring rear suspension, the Bajaj Platina 110 is popular for its high fuel efficiency.

EngineSingle-cylinder, air-cooled, 115.45cc
Maximum Power8.5 bhp @ 7,000 rpm
Peak Torque9.81 Nm @ 5,000 rpm
Tyres80/100-17 (front), 80/100-17 (rear)
Brakes240mm disc (front), 110mm drum (rear)

TVS Raider 125 (Single Seat & Disc)

Price: Rs 97,054 - 97,998

One of the most premium offerings among motorcycles below the Rs 1 lakh mark, the TVS Raider has the styling and aura of a premium 150cc sports commuter. With edgy-looking bodywork and premium features like a TFT instrument console, all-LED headlamp and tail lamp and Bluetooth compatibility, the Raider is offered with both single-seat and split-seat setups.

EngineSingle-cylinder, air-cooled, 124.8cc
Maximum Power11.2 bhp @ 7,500 rpm
Peak Torque11.2 Nm @ 6,000 rpm
Tyres80/100-17 (front), 100/90-17 (rear)
Brakes240mm disc/130mm drum (front), 130mm drum (rear)

Honda SP125

Price: Rs 86,017 - 90,567

First introduced as a more premium and better-equipped variant of the 125cc Shine, the Honda SP125 is the most premium motorcycle from Honda below the Rs 1 lakh mark. The motorcycle was rebranded after the BS6 emission norms, while receiving more features like a fully digital instrument console and LED headlamp.

EngineSingle-cylinder, air-cooled, 123.94cc
Maximum Power10.7 bhp @ 7,500 rpm
Peak Torque10.9 Nm @ 6,000 rpm
Tyres80/100-18 (front), 100/80-18 (rear)
Brakes240mm disc/130mm drum (front), 130mm drum (rear)