India is a country where people are really passionate about bikes at a great extent, but the perspective is quite different here. Here bikes that are cost efficient and having a great mileage are preferred moreover. Bikes are used here more than just a normal way of transportation.
To be frank, the first question about any bike from a person In India will be that is it cost efficient, and what mileage it provides? On this context, we have come up with some really excellent bikes which fit under a price bracket of 40k- 50k.
#1. Hero Splendor Plus
This is the number one choice of for every Indian who is in search of a family bike, not the sports kind. Some great points about this bike to gain such popularity are its great fuel aptitude which is 11 liters with an overall mileage of 81 kmpl. Talking about the specs, the bike has got air cooling, 4 stroke engine with a cylinder of 8.05nm @5000 rpm. The bike is stunning on the looks front too. Whereas its reasonable price plays the key role in its success in Indian market.
Cost: Around 46K
#2. Bajaj Platina
Bajaj has focused on the budget segment bikes in last decade which are proved to be the most mileage efficient too. Bajaj discover has witnessed a really great success in terms of budget bikes in India. Powered by a 4 stroke 102 cc engine it generates 8.10 bhp powered at 7,500 rpm. It is capable of generating a torque of 8.60 nm @5000 rpm. The fuel tank has a capacity of 11.50 liters but the breathtaking part about the bike is that it provides a great mileage of 90kmpl.
Cost: Around 43K
#3. TVS Star City Plus
This is really excellent bike to consider if you are looking for a bike that can give you a look and feel of a sports bike with efficient mileage and is perfect for Indian roads. The bike has got a 10 liter fuel tank and capable of generating a torque of 8.70nm @5000rpm. The bike has a really strong engine of 109 cc which can easily provide you a mileage of 86kmpl.
Cost: Rs 47k
#4. Hero HF Deluxe i3s
Undoubtedly Hero must be quite delighted with the success and performance of this excellent bike in India. The Bike has got a remote control with a flip key which used to be a really catchy add-on for Indian customers. Accompanied by 97.20cc engine, the bike has got catchy design too. Through its 97.20cc engine deluxe produces 8.20 bhp powers @5000 rpm with a torque of 8.05 nm at 5000 rpm. Mileage is somewhere around 80.50 kmpl.
Cost: Around 47k
5. Honda CD 110 Dream
It is called as the next generation bike. Honda has worked hard to make it technologically rich. The key point is its idle start stop arrangement, which has been proved to provide it the tag of really fuel efficient bike. Powered up with an engine of 109.19 cc it is capable of generating 8.31 bhp power and a torque of 9.09nm.
Cost: Around 47k
There are innumerous bikes out there in the market at this price bracket, but to sustain in Indian two wheeler market the bikes must have fuel and cost efficient. And the bikes mentioned here are truly are a market player in terms of cost, power and fuel efficiency.