The scooter segment of the Indian automotive industry is growing at a fast pace. Manufacturers like Hero MotoCorp, Honda, TVS, Mahindra and many more are coming up with their latest ideas and offerings to meet the expectations of the buyers of this segment, that mostly include the ladies and the youngsters. Here, we have come up with a list of the five most affordable scooters in India. Let’s have a look at it;
First in the list is the Honda Navi, which is a first of its kind product in the Indian auto market. The reason why we have put the Navi in this list is because it is fully based on the company’s popular scooter Activa. Basically, it is the Acitva with the stance of a motorcycle, and this is what makes it different from the other offerings in the country. The Navi gets its power from a 109.2cc, single-cylinder motor that claims a fuel mileage figure of 60 kmpl. Targeted towards the youngsters, the scooter comes with a price tag of Rs 39,500 (Ex-showroom).
TVS Scooty Pep Plus
Scooty Pep Plus, the popular teen scooter from the house of TVS, is now available with a number of new colour options. It is loved by thousands of women riders across the country and the company has sold over 40 lakh units of the scooter since its inception. It comes equipped with an 87.8cc, single-cylinder engine that gives a fuel mileage of 68 kmpl. The scooter has a top speed of 70 kmph. The Scooty Pep Plus is priced at Rs 44,044 (Ex-showroom).
The Hero Pleasure was the first scooter that rolled out of the company’s production unit. Powered by the 102cc motor, the Pleasure comes with a number of trendy colours that very much appeal to the fairer sex. Moreover, it also comes with optional alloy wheels that enhance its aesthetic value. The scooter delivers a fuel mileage of 63.8 kmpl and has a top speed of 77 kmph. It is available at a price of Rs 45,275 (Ex-showroom).
Mahindra Gusto 110
Mahindra Gusto 110 is the entry-level scooter from the home-grown automaker. The scooter is powered by a descent 109cc engine that is capable of obtaining a top speed of 80 kmph. It delivers maximum power of 8bhp at 7,500rpm while churning out a peak torque of 9Nm at 5,500rpm. The company claims a fuel efficiency figure of 63.7 kmpl. The trendy scooter from Mahindra comes with a price tag of Rs 45,510 (Ex-showroom).
TVS Scooty Zest 110
The TVS Scooty Zest 110 is the most powerful product in the company’s portfolio. It is equipped with the same 110cc, single-cylinder, air-cooled motor that powers the Jupiter and the Wego. It dishes out a maximum power of 7.9 bhp at 7,500 rpm and a peak torque of 8.7 Nm at 5,500 rpm. The scooter is a perfect combination of style and comfort; it comes with tubeless tyres, LED taillight and a dual-textured seat. Moreover, it offers the best-in-class under-seat storage of 19-litres. Priced at Rs 45,738 (Ex-showroom), the Zest 110 is one of the best scooters for the female riders in the country.