With the rise in Petrol, people look for fuel economic bikes at the same time they don’t want to compromise in the performance. So if you’re one among them who is looking for a two wheeler with a decent price, performance and mileage – Today we present you with the best choice of 150cc bikes.
Yamaha is always the best when it comes to performance and pickup. but, Yamaha SZ-R is tuned for better fuel economy and the drawbacks are No digital meter, No tubless tyres, but when it comes to style and performance – it out beats other 150cc bikes in the segment. Just awesome! It is powered by 153cc SOHC 2valve producing peak power of 12.1PS@ 7500 RPM and peak torque of 12.8Nm @4500rpm.
It has the same engine of Yamaha Fz but tuned specially for SZ-R for better mileage. Handling, Comfort both are good. Has front disk brakes and overall performance is very good. Talking about the drawbacks – it doesn’t come with a kick starter. No engine off switch, no pass switch, no digital meter and few others.
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Honda Unicorn / Dazzler
Unicorn, engine sounds the sweetest. Also the hardest part is the delivery waiting period. Honda Unicorn takes at least 3 – 5 months of waiting period to get delivery of the bike.
Comes with a monoshocks at rear and inverted telescopic suspension in front makes it more stable in high speeds. It has semi digital meter, tuned for high fuel economy, rear disc (yes you read it right, it has disc brakes at both front and rear). Shares the looks with twister, but has high performance. The gear shifts are smooth and gives a average of 50-55 kmpl mileage in city traffic.
Bajaj Discover 150
Apart from the Discover 100cc and 135cc segment, discover also has a 150cc segment. If you don’t want Pulsar 150cc then, you need to check out Discover 150. A good choice for the daily commuter or a family man.
What’s special with Suzuki GS 150R, it has 6 gears. The design of tail lights with the LED looks awesome. Good performance and comfort. Braking system and exhaust looks solid. Has a decent mileage of 55kmpl on city traffic. Comes with XTP technology (Xtra Torque Power) and Engine balancer technology.
Apart from this you can also consider Yamaha Gladiator, Hero Honda Hunk, Pulsar, CBz Xtreme, Honda Shine, Apache and few others.