Hottest selling bikes of India

Wednesday 30 October 2013, 10:42 AM by

Bikes are the most preferred choice of transport amongst youth when it comes to the type of Indian roads, specially in rural areas. The hottest selling bikes in India are from the stables of Bajaj, Hero MotoCorp, Yamaha and TVS. Some of the bikes, which prevail the list in top 10 are Bajaj Pulsar, Hero Splendor, TVS Star City, Hero CBZ, Honda Stunner, Hero Karizma and Yamaha Fazer. Reportedly, all these bikes are well accepted by the price sensitive Indian buyers as they are good enough to propel on any terrain.

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Hottest selling bikes of India

Affordable in price, these bikes are edgy and stylish on features, exuding both comfort and safety to the rider. Keeping India's traffic and type of roads in mind, the automobile sector mainly focuses on power, mileage and engine type. On an average, these two-wheelers have an engine capacity of 125 cc to 220 cc whereas their top speeds ranges from 125 kmph to 150 kmph, which leave the riders awe-struck. For several years, TVS Star City is considered as one of the top selling bikes with appealing looks. Powered by a 110 cc engine, this bike returns a mileage of around 83 kmpl. Industry experts are of a view that this bike is easy on riders' pocket, which has made it a hit.

Hottest selling bikes of India

From Bajaj, Pulsar dominates the two-wheeler segment in terms of popularity, owing to its captivating looks. Being a dream bike of every young boy, Pulsar comes in different colour options and variants like 135 cc, 150 cc, 180 cc, 200 NS and 220 cc. It is believed that college or office goers can buy this bike to add to their style statement. Next in the line is Hero Karizma, which comes equipped with a performance oriented 223 cc engine. With a top speed of 125 kmph, a bunch youngsters has a penchant for it. Another model from Hero MotoCorp is CBZ, which is known for its sturdiness and optimum pick-up. Owing to its 150 cc engine, the performance factor of Hero CBZ is a notch higher than its rivals.

Hottest selling bikes of India
Hottest selling bikes of India

If the sales figures are to be taken into account, then Hero Splendor charts the list in top 10. Till date, this 100 cc bike has been the most famed motorcycle in India, which not only is economical to buy but its stylish features grabs a lot of eye balls. Following the sales lead of Splendor is Honda Stunner, which happens to be a record breaker in India since its introduction in the auto market. Another bike from Yamaha is Fazer that is available in blue, red and black colour options. The seat of this classy bike is adjustable, which makes it an easy ride for prolonged hours.

Interestingly, prices of these bikes ranges from Rs. 40,000 to Rs. 1,00,000 (ex- showroom), which are quite affordable for middle class buyers. It can be said that bike lovers who want to own a two-wheeler can resort to these economical options as they are particularly designed for the Indian market. Also, service centres of these companies are sprawled over the country like mushrooms. It must be noted that the popularity of these vehicles have raised a high demand in the auto sector, which makes them one of the best selling bikes of the country.