1 . Hero Splendor Plus
The Hero Splendor Plus is a perfect commuter that has a decent blend of style. The Splendor Plus carries a name that has been tried and tested in India for a long time, and the higher end variant comes with alloy wheels and an electric starter.
The Hero Splendor Plus is powered by a 97cc, single-cylinder air-cooled engine that makes 8.2bhp and 8Nm of torque with the help of a 4-speed gearbox. Also, Hero MotoCorp claims a mileage of 81km/l, which makes it one of the most fuel efficient motorcycles in the Indian market today.
2 . Bajaj CT100
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The Bajaj CT 100 is a well Known brand in India. It was one of Bajaj's best selling motorcycles. This fuel efficient motorcycle comes with a 99.27cc, four-stroke air-cooled engine, mated to a 4-speed gearbox.
The CT 100's engine produces a maximum power of 8.1bhp and 8.05Nm of torque and Bajaj CT 100 boasts a mileage of 82 km/l and a top speed of 90km/h.
3 . TVS Radeon
The TVS Radeon is an entry-level commuter bike with a simple and elegant design. The Radeon also comes with premium features such as LED DRLs, USB charging slot and electric start. The TVS Radeon draws power from a 109.7cc air-cooled, single-cylinder engine that produces 8.2bhp and 8.7Nm of torque. The engine is mated to a 4-speed gearbox. The TVS Radeon is one of the best bikes in India with very low maintenance cost due to its minimalistic design and reliable engine.
4 . Bajaj Platina
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The Bajaj Platina is an entry-level commuter bike which sits above the CT100. The overall design of the Platina is simple and minimalistic and the updated model also gets LED DRLs on the front cowl. The Bajaj Platina is powered by a 102cc engine producing 7.7bhp and 8.34Nm of torque. With an ARAI certified mileage of 90kpl, the Platina is a commuter with the least maintenance.
5 . TVS Sport
The TVS Sport is based on the TVS Star City and is a sportier version of the motorcycle. The TVS Star City gets sporty graphics and an aggressive front cowl, but yet manages to blend in with other commuter motorcycles in India.
The TVS Sport is powered by a 100cc, single-cylinder air-cooled engine that produces 7.4bhp and 7.5Nm of torque, with the help of a 4-speed gearbox. The TVS Sport weighs 108kg and manufacturer claims a mileage of 95km/l.
6 . Honda CD 110 Dream
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The Honda CD 110 is the entry-level offering from the company and it also the most affordable Honda commuter motorcycle. The overall design of the bike is simple and it also gets alloy wheels. The motorcycle is very easy to maintain as it is powered by a 109cc engine that produces 8.31bhp and 9.09Nm of torque. With a claimed mileage of 74km/l, maintaining the bike is light on the pocket.
7 . Yamaha Saluto RX
The Yamaha Saluto is focused on being an efficient commuter, and it does exactly that. Being light is key, and the Saluto RX is one of the lightest motorcycles on sale in India today, weighing only 98kg.
The Yamaha Saluto is powered by a 110cc single-cylinder air-cooled engine that produces 7bhp and 8.5Nm of torque, with the help of a 4-speed gearbox. Yamaha claims a mileage figure 82km/l.
8 . Hero HF Deluxe Eco
The Hero HF Deluxe Eco is a variant of the standard HF Deluxe. The HF Deluxe Eco is said to be more fuel efficient due to the aerodynamic design. The bike gets aerodynamically designed front cowl and rearview mirrors. The bike also gets unique body graphics finished in green colour.
The Hero HF Deluxe Eco also comes with features such as side stand indicator, airfoils on leg guards, electric start and low rolling resistance tyres. The HF Deluxe Eco is powered by a 97.2cc engine that produces 8.2bhp and 8.05Nm of torque. With the improved fuel economy and a host of features, the maintenance cost of the Hero HF Deluxe Eco is very less.
9 . Honda CB Unicorn 150
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The name Unicorn brings back memories of the motorcycle being the first model in India to be sold with a monoshock at the rear. Times have passed, and the Unicorn has received cosmetic changes to appeal to the modern day commuter.
The Honda CB Unicorn comes with a 149cc, single-cylinder air-cooled engine that produces 13bhp and 12.8Nm of peak torque paired to a 5-speed gearbox. Honda claims a mileage of 60km/l and the Honda CB Unicorn 150 weighs 146kg.