Best Bikes under 1 lakh in India

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List of Best Bikes Under 1 Lakh with Price range

Best Bikes Under 1 LakhOn Road Price Of bikes
Hero Splendor Plus ‎₹63,750.00 to ₹69,060.00
TVS Apache RTR 160₹106,066.00 to ₹109,162.00
Bajaj Pulsar 150 ‎₹97,548.00 to ₹107,819.00
Bajaj Avenger 160 street₹106,480.00
Honda CB Hornet 160 R ₹109,162.00 to ₹ 114,000
Bajaj Pulsar NS 125₹98,234.00
Honda SP 125₹78,446.00 to ₹82,736.00
On Road Price Of Bikes Under 1 Lakh in India – 2021 list

India, a huge market for Automobile manufacturers. In India, there is a huge number of bikers are available in India. There are a huge list of bikes is available in the Indian market. Those bikes are available in all price range. today we are going to explore some bikes under 1 lakh in India

There are so many bikes you can purchase under the price range of 1 lakh. We are going to explore the top 5 bikes on the basis of their popularity

1. Hero Splendor Plus – Best selling bike in India under 1 Lakh

Hero Splendor doesn’t need any introduction it is the most popular and most loving bike in India.

Its first edition was introduced in 1994. No doubt lovers of Splendor are increasing every year.

The Reason behind the popularity of Hero bike is low price, lightweight, simple design and the build quality which makes it a good bike in its segment

Hero Splendor Plus BS6
Hero Splendor Plus BS6

Specifications of Hero Splendor Plus

Displacement 97.2 cc
emission typeBS 6
power 8.01 PS @8000 rpm
starting Kick and Self Start
tyre Tubeless
Warranty NA
mileage 80KM/l
Weight 112 kg
Wheel typeAlloy
Digital fuel indicator NA
Hero Splendor Plus Specification

Pros and cons of Hero Splendor

Hero splendor is selling in the market from a very long time. The bike has so many pros with few cons. Hero splendor is very practical bike running on the Indian roads. The bike offer excellent performance with good mileage and a comfortable ride experience. The only major disadvantage we found in the Bike is its small seat.

Pros Cons
Engine performance Small Seat
Handling Rear lamp design needs improvement

2. TVS Apache RTR 160 – Best Bike for youngsters Near 1 lakh

TVS Apache RTR 160 is the commuter bike available in 2 variants in India. This is a powerful bike with high torque which makes you feel like a sports bike.

It is the best bikes under this segment, its performance is excellent. If you want a Sports bike than you definitely go for TVS Apache 160R it is the best bike under 1 lakh rupees.

TVS Apache RTR 160
TVS Apache RTR 160 2V

Price of TVS Apache RTR 160

The Ex-Showroom price of the TVS

Apache RTR 160 is Rs 86,846 – Rs 93,539.

Specifications of TVS Apache RTR 160

Engine and Transmission

Engine159.7 cc
Max power15.3 PS @ 8400 rpm
Max torque13.9 Nm @ 7,000 rpm
No of cylinders1
Valve per cylinder2
Cooling systemAir-cooled
Fuel systemFuel injection system
Compression ratio10:01
Fuel typePetrol
Emission typeBS6
Drive typeChain drive
Engine and Transmission specification

Dimensions of TVS Apache 160

Length2085 mm
Width730 mm
Height1105 mm
Ground clearance165 mm
Front brake diameter270 mm
Rear brake diameter130 mm
Wheelbase1300 mm
Seat Height790 mm
Dimension of TVS Apache

Features of TVS Apache RTR 160

  • Digital Odometer
  • Single-channel ABS
  • Fuel Gauge
  • Digital Speedometer
  • Analog Tachometer
  • Digital Tripmeter
  • Low Fuel Indicator
  • Low Oil indicator
  • Low Battery Indicator
  • Pillion seat
  • Pillion footrest
  • Digital fuel gauze
  • Electric start
  • Kill switch
  • Clock
  • 12 v Battery
  • Halogen headlamps
  • Pillion Grabrail
  • Pass light
  • Turn signal

Pros and cons of TVS Apache RTR 160

TVS Apche RTR series bikes are quite well popular in the youth. TVS Apache RTtehR 160 is one of them. the bike is loaded with features and offers good performace. Although the bike face performance lag while having Heavy weight pillion.

best Performance in Segment Performance lag with a heavy weight Pillion
designRear disc brake
Loaded features
FI Technology

3. BAJAJ Pulsar 150 – Best Bike Under 150cc (Under 1 Lakh)

Bajaj Pulsar 150
Bajaj Pulsar 150

Bajaj Pulsar 150 is extremely popular and the most lovable bike in his segment. Because of there looks and the powerful engine.

The Pulsar 150 is the most efficient and powerful bike in his segment. Bajaj Pulsar is going to release its BS 6 version to reduce the Emission Norms.

Pulsar 150 is the highest selling bike in his segment in India. The style of this bike is the same. Some new colors are introduced on this bike.

The company introduced Neon series where it comes with the matte metallic grey color scheme with contrasting Neon Orange and Yellow highlights.

Pulsar 150 overview

This is the best selling bike in his segment because it is a powerful bike and gives good mileage as well, it is impressive in terms of design and makes an attraction towards youngsters by its looks.

Pulsar 150 provides a smooth and powerful drive and makes feeling good to the rider. It comes with the digital speedometer with the sharp headlamps the indicators are flexible which may save from being broken.

Bajaj Pulsar 150 Neon
Bajaj Pulsar 150 Neon

Engine Of Bajaj Pulsar 150cc

This bike comes with the 149 cc single-cylinder air-cooled DTSi engine which produces the power of 13.9 bhp at 8000 rpm and 13.4 Nm of peak torque at 6000 rpm. It comes with a 5-speed transmission system.

Mileage of BAJAJ Pulsar 150cc

The Bajaj Pulsar 150 claims the mileage of 45-50 km/l which is more than other bikes in the segment of 150 cc.

Rivals of Pulsar

The Yamaha SZ-RR V2.0, Honda CB Unicorn 150, Hero Xtreme, TVS Apache RTR 160 are the main rivals of the Pulsar 150.

Bajaj Pulsar 150 Engine and Transmission

Displacement149 cc
Emission standardBS-4
Max power13.8 bhp@9000 rpm
Max torque13.4 Nm@6000 rpm
Bore57 mm
Stroke56 mm
Valves per cylinders2
Compression ratio10:1
Fuel systemCarburetor
Fuel typePetrol
IgnitionDigital twin spark ignition
Spark plugs2 per cylinder
Cooling systemAir-cooled
Number of gears5
Transmission typeChain drive
ClutchWet multiplate
Engine and Transmission of Pulsar 150

Brakes, Wheels, and Suspension Pulsar 150

Front brakeDisc
Front brake size240 mm
Rear brakeDrum
Rear brake size130 mm
Caliper typeFloating, two-piston
Front-wheel size17 inch
Rear-wheel size17 inch
Front tire2.75 X 17
Rear tire100/90 X 17
Tire typeTubeless
Radial typeNo
Wheel typeAlloy
Front suspensionTelescopic, with anti-friction bush
Rear suspensionTwin gas-charged shock absorbers
Pulsar 150 Dimensions and chassis

Pulsar 150 Dimensions and chassis

Kerb weight143 kg
Overall length2055 mm
Overall width755 mm
Overall height1170 mm
Wheelbase1320 mm
Ground clearance165 mm
Seat height785 mm
Chassis typeDouble cradle
Pulsar 150 dimensions

Fuel Efficiency and Performance

Fuel tank capacity15 litres
Reserve fuel capacity3.2 litres
Fuel efficiency range830 km
Top speed110 km/h
o-60 km/h5.6 seconds
60-0 km/h17 seconds
Fuel Efficiency and Performance of bajaj Pulsar

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Features Of Pulsar 150 DTSi

Fuel gaugeYes
Stand AlarmYes
Stepped seatNo
Low fuel indicatorYes
Low oil indicatorYes
Low battery indicatorNo
Pillion backrestNo
Pillion grabrailYes
Pillion seatYes
Pillion footrestYes
Digital fuel gaugeYes
Start typeElectric start
Shift lightNo
Antilock braking systemYes
Electric system12 v DC
Battery12 V
Headlight typeBulb and reflector
Headlight bulb type35/35 W Halogen
Brake/TaillightLED tail lamp
Turn signalYes
Pass lightYes
Features of Pulsar 150

Colours Of Pulsar 150cc

  • Black Blue
  • Black Red
  • The Neon Red
  • Neon Silver
  • Neon Lime Green
  • Black Grey
  • Black and Red

Bajaj Pulsar 150 Price

Pulsar 150 Neon- ABSRs 75,584
Pulsar 150 single Disc-ABSRs 80,774
Pulsar 150 Twin disc-ABSRs 84,774
Variants and prices of Pulsar 150

Pros and cons Of Bajaj Pulsar 150

Bajaj Pulsar is a very popular bike in the Indian market among Youngsters. The bike performs very well with a 150 cc engine. the bike face issues in engine start noise where the company needs to do more improvements.

Pros Cons
Performance Mileage
Semi sports bike with dynamic styling Engine start noise
Riding posture
Simple design

4. Bajaj Avenger 160 Street – Best Cruiser Bike Under 1 Lakh

Bajaj Avenger street 160
Bajaj Avenger street 160

One of the powerful bike of bajaj in the list of Best 150 cc bikes in India. This is the cruiser style bike which is a powerful as well as an efficient bike.

Price of the Bajaj Avenger 160 Street

Bajaj Avenger has a price range of Rs 82,035 – Rs 87,411 (Ex-showroom price).

Mileage of the Bajaj Avenger 160 Street

This bike provides the mileage of the 45 Km/l.

Specifications of Bajaj Avenger 160 Street

Engine and Transmission

Displacement160 cc
Max power15 PS @ 8500 rpm
Max torque13.7 Nm @ 7000 rpm
Bore58 mm
Stroke60.7 mm
No of cylinder1
Valves per cylinder2
Drive typeChain drive
Engine and Transmission of bajaj avenger 160 Street

Dimensions and weight

Length2210 mm
Width806 mm
Height1070 mm
Ground clearance169 mm
Front brake diameter280 mm
Rear brake diameter130 mm
Fuel capacity13 L
Wheelbase1490 mm
Dimensions and Weight of bajaj avenger 160 street

Brakes,wheels and Tires

Front BrakeDisc
Rear brakeDrum
Front tire size90/90-17
Rear tire size130/90-15
Front-wheel size431.8 mm
Rear-wheel size381 mm
Tire typeTubeless
Wheel typeAlloy wheel
Brakes,Wheels and Tires of avenger 160 street

Features of Bajaj Avenger 160 Street

  • Single Channel ABS
  • Self Start
  • Pass switch
  • Passenger footrest
  • Clock
  • Air-cooled engine
  • Digital odometer
  • Single-seat
  • Cruiser bike type body
  • Digital speedometer
  • Digital Tripmeter
  • Low battery indicator
  • Console
  • DRLs

Pros and cons of Bajaj Avenger 160 Street

the best price for a cruiser bikeRepeated design
Easy to ride in CityLow Mileage
low seat heightBuild quality

5. Honda CB hornet 160 R

Honda hornet

Honda CB Hornet is a commuter Bike which is available in 3 variants in India. This is the powerful and the most favorable bike of Honda in India.

Price of the CB Hornet 160 R

The Ex- Showroom price of this bike ranges from the Rs 84,969 – Rs 1 lakh.

Specifications of CB Hornet 160 R

Engine162.71 cc
Max power15.09 PS @ 8500 rpm
Max torque14.5 Nm @ 6500 rpm
No of cylinders1
Valve per cylinder2
Bore57.30 mm
Stroke63.09 mm
Cooling systemAir-cooled
Fuel systemCarburetor
IgnitionDigital CDI
Compression ratio10:01
Fuel typePetrol
Emission typeBS4
Drive typeChain drive
Engine and Transmission of CB Hornet 160 R


Length2041 mm
Width783 mm
Height1091 mm
Ground clearance164 mm
Front brake diameter276 mm
Rear brake diameter220 mm
Fuel capacity12 L
Wheelbase1346 mm
Dimensions and Weight

Tires,Wheels and Brakes

Front tire size100/80 – 17
Rear tire Size140/70 – 17
Tire typeTubeless
Wheel typeAlloy wheel
Front-wheel size431.8 mm
Rear-wheel size431.8 mm
Front brakeDisc
Rear brakeDisc
Brakes,tires and wheels

Features of Honda CB Hornet 160R

  • Single-channel ABS
  • Body graphics
  • Kick/Self-start
  • Digital speedometer
  • Digital odometer
  • Clock
  • Air-cooled
  • Digital trip meter
  • Pass switch
  • Single-seat
  • Digital tachometer
  • Low fuel warning lamp
  • Passenger footrest
  • Digital Console

Pros and cons of Honda Hornet 160 R

Pros: The honda Hornet 160 R has an Excellent braking system we have found in its segment. The bike is equipped with a diamond-type frame that provides good handling while cornering. its a pretty well feature-packed bike in the market

Cons: The major cons we have found in this bike are the stiff seat and the suspension setup and low performance compare to its rivals.

6. Bajaj Pulsar NS 125 – Best 125cc Bike below 1 Lakh

Bajaj has recently launched the Pulsar NS 125. the bike almost similar to its elder NS sibling. The bike is powered by a 124.4 cc single-cylinder air-cooled engine. The Pulsar NS 125’s engine comes paired with 5-speed transmission.The new Bajaj Pulsar NS 125 costs Rs. 93960 in the Indian market. The bike costs Rs. 16000 Rs. Then NS 160. ON the other hand, it is Rs. 20,000 more costly than the regular Pulsar 125.

Bajaj Pulsar NS 125
Bajaj Pulsar NS 125

Technical Specification of Bajaj Pulsar NS 125

Engine124.4 CC
Power11.64 bhp @ 8,500 rpm
Torque10.8 Nm @ 6,500 rpm
Emission std.BS 6
Stroke50.5 mm
Cooling systemAir-cooled

Bajaj Pulsar NS 125 Pros and Cons

Pros: The bike is identical to its elder sibling-like NS 160 and 200. The design of the bike is sporty and eye-catchy. it is available in four unique colour shades. The bike delivers punchy performance with a 125 CC engine

Cons: The biggest con of the bike is its price. The bike is priced at Rs. 93,000. at this price tag the bike is Rs. 20,000 more expensive than the base variant of the Bajaj Pulsar 125

7. Honda SP 125 – Best Mileage Bike under 1 Lakh

honda SP125 BS 6 is powered by a 125cc four-stroke SI engine and the power transmission process is done by 5 step manual transmission. When the manufacturer has launched this bike it was enabled all the latest honda technology that enhances the performance of the bike. these technologies includes HET BS6 engine, PGM FI, Silent Start with ACG

Honda SP 125
honda SP125 BS 6

Engine and gearbox specifications

Type4 stroke ,SI,BS 6
Max. engine output8 KW @7500RPM
Max. torque10.9NM@4500RPM
fuel systemPGM FI
bore / stroke50.0 /63.1mm
compression ratio10:1
starting mechanismself / kick
clutch typeMultiplate wet clutch
no. of gears5

Pros and Cons of Honda SP 125

Pros: Honda SP 125 is the best-selling bike from Honda’s lineup. the upper commuter segment bike loaded with features like LED display, two trip meters, distance to empty meter, etc. The bike comes equipped with a silent start feature as well

Cons: The major con we got in this bike is the stiffer seat and the suspension. The second cons are the design that is not much attractive for Young Riders. The price of the bike is more expensive than its rivals

Best sports bike under 1 lakh in India for Youngsters.

If you are a youngster and looking for a Sports bike under 1 Lakh Than you have only two option one is TVS Apache and The Second one is Bajaj Pulsar.

You can also read our comparison on TVS Apache with bajaj pulsar.

But if take my suggestion to go for TVS Apache 160 R.

Best bike under 1 lakh for office use

If you Want a bike for office use, then you definitely want a bike with a cool look and Good mileage.

For that you will go for Hero bikes

  1. Hero Splendor
  2. Hero passion pro

Want to know more about these bikes click on the link above.

  1. Which are The Best bike under 1 lakh for office use?

    If you Want a bike for office use, then you definitely want a bike with a cool look and Good mileage.
    For that you will go for Hero bikes
    1. Hero Splendor Plus
    2. Hero Passion Pro

  2. Best sports bike under 1 lakh in India for Youngsters.

    If you are a youngster and looking for a Sports bike under 1 Lakh Than you will Definitely go with TVS Apache 160 RTR and The Second one is Bajaj Pulsar 150.

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