27 Sep 2020: #AutoBytes: Best bikes you can buy under Rs. 2.5 lakh
If you are looking for a light-weight to mid-weight motorcycle and have a budget of around Rs. 2-2.5 lakh, this might interest you.
From the popular Bajaj Dominar 400 and Royal Enfield Himalayan to the TVS Apache RR 310, a variety of motorcycles can be snapped up in that budget.
Here, we list some of our favorite two-wheelers available under Rs. 2.5 lakh.
Bike #1: Husqvarna Svartpilen 250: Priced at Rs. 1.84 lakh
The Husqvarna Svartpilen 250 sits on a steel trellis frame and has a street scrambler look, featuring an all-LED lighting setup and blacked-out alloy wheels.
The bike is powered by a BS6-compliant 248.8cc, single-cylinder, liquid-cooled engine that makes 30hp at 9,000rpm and 24Nm of torque at 7,500rpm.
In terms of safety, it offers disc brakes on both the wheels along with dual-channel ABS.
Bike #2: Royal Enfield Himalayan: Priced at Rs. 1.91 lakh
The Royal Enfield Himalayan is built on a half-duplex split cradle frame and features a digital-analog instrument console, a halogen headlight, and spoked wheels.
The motorbike draws power from a BS6-compliant 411cc, single-cylinder engine that generates 24.3hp of power at 6,500rpm, and 32Nm of peak torque at 4,500rpm.
It has disc brakes on both the wheels as well as dual-channel ABS for improved handling.
Bike #3: Bajaj Dominar 400: Priced at Rs. 1.96 lakh
The Bajaj Dominar 400 sits on a beam type perimeter frame and offers an eye-catching look, featuring an all-LED lighting setup and sporty alloy wheels.
The bike is equipped with disc brakes on both the wheels along with dual-channel ABS
Under the hood, it packs a 373cc, single-cylinder engine that produces 39.5hp of maximum power and 35Nm of peak torque.
Bike #4: TVS Apache RR 310: Priced at Rs. 2.45 lakh
The TVS Apache RR 310 has a fully-faired sporty look, featuring a dual-tone paint scheme, a 5.0-inch TFT instrument console, and alloy wheels wrapped in Michelin Road 5 tires.
The motorcycle runs on a BS6-compliant 312.2cc engine, which churns out 34hp of power and 27.3Nm of peak torque.
It has disc brakes on both the wheels, along with dual-channel ABS.