The Yamaha MT-15 , the premium motorbike of the 150cc segment and a mesmerising gizmo but a label of Rs 1.36 lakh makes it an aggressive price tag because it lacks important specifications like dual-channel ABS, available on the R15 V3.0, aluminium swingarm, upside-down forks & styling features includes funky & trendy coloured wheels which are witnessed on the Indonesian-spec model.
So if you are hunting for a better option at the same price or less, then you are at the right place. The following options will help you crack a better and much profitable deal.
Yamaha FZ25: Rs 1.33 lakh
Yamaha FZ25 is available for Rs. 1.33 lakhs which means you can save 3,000 while buying the more innovative product of 249cc single-cylinder engine that generates 20.9PS at 8,000rpm and 20Nm at 6,000rpm.
Bajaj Pulsar RS200 ABS: Rs 1.39 lakh
The Pulsar RS200 is a well-balanced bike with a powerful motor and sportier look. An additional spent of Rs. 3000 over Yamaha MT-15, will deliver excellent performance by a 199.5cc single-cylinder which makes 24.5PS at 9,750rpm and 18.6Nm at 8,000rpm.
KTM 125 Duke: Rs 1.18 lakh
The price of 1.18 Lakh justifies the profitable deal with its rich-featured instrument console, an aluminium swingarm, premium upside-forks, single-channel ABS, radial tyres and radially mounted callipers. Its 124.7cc motor generates 14.5PS and 12Nm and is integrated with a 6-speed transmission. It is a lightweight bike, fair enough for the fast & new bikers.
Jawa Forty-Two: Rs 1.55 lakh
Jawa Forty Two comes after Royal Enfield & is around Rs 19,000 expensive than the MT-15. Plus, but it's neo-retro styling with comfortable riding posture and an engine that accompanies bottom-end grunt approve its high price. It offers single/dual channel ABC, 293cc, liquid-cooled, single-cylinder engine that generates 27.37PS and 28 Nm of torque, mated to a 6-speed gearbox.
Royal Enfield Classic 350: Rs 1.53 lakh (all prices, ex-showroom, Delhi)
The champion of all, RE classic 350 is the best selling bike of the company. Arrives mated to a 5-speed transmission, bike delivers a power of 20PS at 5,250 rpm and 28Nm at 4,000 rpm from a 346cc, single-cylinder, air-cooled mill. Enthusiasts travelling to Leh Ladakh prefer this innovation because of its simple and easy to repair mechanicals.
You are the master of your choice and now the choice is yours to make best out of money on the basis of your taste, preference & intended utility.