1 . Hero Splendor Plus
The Hero Splendor Plus is one of the best commuter bikes you can buy in the Indian market. The Splendor Plus perfectly suits the Indian road conditions due to its low kerb weight and maintenance cost. The Splendor Plus also returns an impressive claimed mileage of 81km/l. The Splendor Plus draws power from a 97.2cc engine that produces 8.2bhp and 8.05Nm of torque. The engine is mated to a 4-speed gearbox.
2 . Hero Passion PRO i3s
The Hero Passion Pro i3S is a commuter motorcycle with premium design elements. The motorcycle shares the same mechanical components as the Splendor. The Passion Pro also gets the i3S technology. The Passion Pro i3S is one of the best bikes for the Indian roads and the i3S technology makes it even more comfortable in urban conditions. The Hero Passion Pro i3S draws power from the same 97.2cc engine producing 8.2bhp and 8.05Nm of torque. The overall design of the bike is stylish with the exciting body graphics.
3 . Honda CB Unicorn 150
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The Honda CB Unicorn 150 was the first bike in India to be equipped with a monoshock suspension. The Unicorn 150 is one of the best bikes for Indian roads with its comfortable monoshock suspension and refined and reliable engine. The Unicorn 150 is a stylish commuter with a good balance of looks and power. The Honda CB Unicorn 150 is powered by a 149.2cc air-cooled engine that produces 12.73bhp and 12.80Nm of torque. The motorcycle also comes with premium design and a host of features.
4 . TVS Victor
The new TVS Victor was launched in the Indian market in 2016 and the motorcycle comes with premium and segment-first features. The TVS Victor features an elegant design, and it is one of the bikes that suit the Indian road conditions. The bike is equipped with tubeless tyres and alloy wheels to provide better handling.
The TVS Victor draws power from a 109.7cc air-cooled, single-cylinder engine producing 9.4bhp and 9.4Nm of torque. The engine is mated to a 4-speed gearbox. The new Victor gets a host of features such as analogue-digital instrument cluster, disc brake at the front, hazard lights and a stubby exhaust muffler.
5 . Bajaj Platina
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The Bajaj Platina is an entry-level commuter motorcycle slotted above the CT100. The new avatar of the Platina gets reworked Comfortec suspension to offer a comfortable ride on rough roads. The Platina is a perfect bike for Indian roads, especially for rural areas. The overall design of the bike is simple and minimalistic.
The Bajaj Platina draws power from a 102cc engine that produces 7.7bhp and 8.34Nm of torque. The engine is mated to a 4-speed gearbox. The Bajaj Platina comes with features such as alloy wheels and new Comfortec suspension.
6 . Royal Enfield Bullet 350
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The Royal Enfield Bullet 350 is one of the classic offerings from the company. The Bullet 350 features a retro-style design and a modern Unit Construction Engine. The motorcycle also gets gold pinstripes on the fuel tank. The Bullet 350 with its rigid body and heavy kerb weight is an ideal bike for Indian roads.
The Royal Enfield Bullet 350 is powered by a 346cc air-cooled, single-cylinder engine that produces 19.8bhp and 28Nm of torque. The engine is mated to a 5-speed gearbox. The Bullet 350 also comes with modern features such as electric start and disc brake at the front.
7 . Bajaj Pulsar 220F
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The Bajaj Pulsar 220F is one of the most affordable performance bikes in the Indian market. Despite being in the market for quite some time, the Pulsar 220F has been a choice of performance bike enthusiasts. The bike features an aggressive styling with a quarter fairing up front and the muscular tank adds to the sporty look.
The Bajaj Pulsar 220F draws power from a 220cc air/oil-cooled, single-cylinder engine that produces 20.6bhp and 18.55Nm of torque. The engine is mated to a 5-speed gearbox. The Pulsar 220F is an ideal bike for Indian roads with its performance and reliable engine.
8 . Bajaj Pulsar NS200
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The Bajaj Pulsar NS200 was the first motorcycle designed on the KTM platform. The NS200 is a street focused motorcycle, which competes with the KTM Duke 200. The Bajaj NS200 is also the first motorcycle to sport a liquid-cooled engine in the Bajaj lineup.
The Bajaj Pulsar NS200 is powered by a 199cc, liquid-cooled, single-cylinder engine that produces 23bhp and 18Nm of torque. The engine also features three spark plugs and comes mated to a 6-speed gearbox.
9 . KTM 200 Duke
The KTM 200 Duke was the first KTM model to be introduced in India, and still, manages to sell well. The Duke 200 also set the benchmark for performance in the 200cc segment when launched, and still manages to stay ahead of the competition.
The KTM 200 Duke is powered by a 199cc, single-cylinder liquid-cooled engine that produces 24.6bhp and 19.2Nm of torque with the help of a 6-speed gearbox. KTM claims a mileage of 35km/l and has a claimed top speed of 138km/h.