Another month has gone by in the year 2016 and two-wheeler manufacturers have sold quite a number of two-wheelers in the past month. During January 2016, the Honda Activa was the best selling two-wheeler in India.
Has the scooter been beaten in February 2016? Let's take a look.
Note: All prices mentioned are approximate on-road values (Delhi)
10. Bajaj CT
The Bajaj CT comes in the tenth position, having sold 42,924 units during Feb 2016. The Bajaj CT has proven to be a good selling commuter for the Pune based two-wheeler manufacturer.
- Engine: 99.2cc, 8bhp, 8Nm torque
- Mileage: 89km/l
- On-road price: Rs. 41,000/-
9. Bajaj Pulsar
The popular Pulsar brand is slowly losing its charm to more powerful and affordable motorcycle in the Indian market. The Pulsar consists of several models and combined, Bajaj managed to sell 47,208 units. The basic model of the Pulsar is the LS135.
- Engine: 135cc, 13bhp, 11Nm torque
- Mileage: 64km/l
- On-road price: Rs. 71,000/-
8. TVS Jupiter
Being the first scooter on the list so far, the TVS Jupiter is proving to be a good seller for TVS. The company managed to sell 47,712 units during February 2016, which is more than what Bajaj Pulsars sold.
- Engine: 109cc, 8bhp, 8Nm torque
- Mileage: 62km/l
- On-road price: Rs. 55,000/-
7. Honda CB Shine
Taking the seventh spot is the first honda on the list, the Honda CB Shine, having sold 58,433 units in February. The Honda CB Shine has continuously been on the list of the best selling two-wheelers in India for a long time, and Honda also offers a Combi-Brake System (CBS) variant.
- Engine: 125cc, 10bhp, 11Nm torque
- Mileage: 65km/l
- On-road price: 63,000/-
6. Hero Glamour
The Hero Glamour takes the sixth place on the list of top 10 best selling two-wheelers in India for the month of February 2016. Hero MotoCorp managed to sell 60,883 units of the motorcycle. The Glamour is offered with a drum as well as a disc brake variant.
- Engine: 125cc, 8bhp, 10Nm torque
- Mileage: 55km/l
- On-road price: Rs. 63,500/-
5. TVS XL Super
Taking the fifth place is another TVS product, the XL Super. The XL Super is the only moped on the list and is also the only two-wheeler available with a choice of a two-stroke or a four-stroke engine.
- Engine: 70cc, 3.5bhp, 5Nm torque
- Mileage: 66km/l
- On-road price: Rs. 35,000/-
4. Hero Passion
In the fourth position is the Hero Passion motorcycle, having sold 81,656 units in February 2016. The Passion is offered with two engines, the basic being a 100cc unit.
- Engine: 97cc, 7bhp, 8Nm torque
- Mileage: 84km/l
- On-road price: Rs. 58,000/-
3. Hero HF Deluxe
Motorcycles made by Hero MotoCorp are like cars made by Maruti in India. They take the upper slots in the list, and taking the third position is the Hero HF Deluxe motorcycle, having sold 1,06,572 units in Feb 2016. The HF Deluxe is available in different variants, that come with alloy wheels, electric start, and kick start.
- Engine: 97cc, 7.7bhp, 8Nm torque
- Mileage: 83km/l
- On-road price: Rs. 50,000/-
2. Hero Splendor
The Hero Splendor has been a good seller for the motorcycle maker since its launch as the Hero Honda Splendor. The motorcycle has been the best selling model for the company as well a best selling two-wheeler in India, until Honda posed as a strong competitor after the companies split. The Splendor sold 1,89,314 units in Feb 2016 alone.
- Engine: 97cc, 7.4bhp, 8Nm torque
- Mileage: 81km/l
- On-road price: 53,000/-
1. Honda Activa
It's quite tough to accept the fact that the best-selling two-wheeler in India is a scooter. Honda has delivered a very strong product in the form of the Activa scooter, which is why it is at the top of the list. Honda managed to sell 2,10,028 units in a month, or rather 29 days.
- Engine: 109cc, 8bhp, 8.7Nm torque
- Mileage: 66km/l
- On-road price: Rs.53,000/-