Having a scooter in India is a very common thing since there are so many Indians who prefer driving a motorcycle in going to one place to another due to several reasons. One of these is the fact that it is very convenient on their part to drive with motorcycles, specially the scooter types, when compared to driving a heavy-weighted car. But the big question is, can these people own a high-performance scooty in an affordable price? Yes, of course.
Here is the list of the best scooty to by under 1 Lakh:
6. Hero ZIR
This scooty has an engine displacement of 157.1 cc, and this single-cylinder liquid cooled, 4-stroke engine can produce a maximum power of 14.1 bhp at 8,500 rpm and a maximum torque of 12.7 Nm at 7,000 rpm. Even though it has a kerb weight of 139 kilograms, this scooter is still fast enough when running on the road. In fact, it has a top speed of 110 kmph. Its price is around Rs. 85,000.
5. Piaggio Vespa
This excellent scooter belongs to the category of 100cc-125cc category. It has a single-cylinder, air-cooled engine that can produce as much as 9.76 bhp at 7,500 rpm power and 10.6 Nm at 6,000 rpm torque. It is equipped with a CVT gearbox or Continuously Variable Transmission. It has a mile of 52 kmpl, and its price is Rs. 82,000.
4. Yamaha NMAX
The engine of this scooty has 155 cc displacement, and it is a very powerful single-cylinder, water-cooled engine that can produce a maximum power of 14.8 bhp and a maximum torque of 13.5 Nm. Its front and rare parts are built with disc braking system, which will help in controlling the running speed of NMAX as well as ensuring the driver’s security. It is priced Rs. 95,000.
3. Honda PCX
This best scooty has an engine displacement of 124.9 cc, which can produce a maximum torque of 11.56 Nm at 6,000 rpm and a maximum power of 11.17 bhp at 8,000 rpm. It has a fuel tank capacity of 6.20 litres, which is higher enough for a scooty. It has a seat height of 761 mm, so it is very easy to manipulate even for those not so tall drivers. Honda PCX can be bough in a price range of Rs. 70,000 to Rs. 90,000.
2. Suzuki Burgman
This is a very modernly-designed scooty from Suzuki that has 125 cc engine displacement. Its engine can produce as much as 11.8 bhp at 9,000 rpm power and 10.8 Nm at 6,500 rpm torque. Its kerb weight of 159 kilograms does not cause any issue to its running speed. In fact, its top speed is around 113 kmph. It is priced Rs. 90,000, just in case you want to own it.
1. Aprilia SR 150
This scooty is one of the most-awaited models from its manufacturer. It has an engine displacement of 150 cc, and it is capable of producing a maximum torque of 11.5 Nm at 5,500 rpm and a maximum power of 11.4 bhp at 7,000 rpm. It has a seat height of 775 mm, and a fuel tank capacity of 7 litres. The expected price of this excellent scooty is around 1 Lakh.