Roadster motorcycles are steadily increasing their prestige in India. Day by day this kind of bike is becoming one of the favorite list of riders. So companies are leaving no stone unturned in trying to fulfill the needs of the customers. Everyone wants to spread their influence in the market by presenting the best models. Meanwhile, many people shy away from buying a roadster bike due to the high price. But do you know that you can buy a roadster bike in this country for less than 3 lakhs? Today’s report discusses the top five such models.
Royal Enfield Hunter 350
Royal Enfield Hunter 350 is currently known as the cheapest and most popular model in the roadster segment in India. It can be bought for an ex-showroom price of Rs 1.50 to 1.75 lakh. Powering the Hunter 350 is a 349 cc single cylinder, air-oil cooled, fuel injected engine. It produces a maximum power of 20.2 bhp and a torque of 27 Nm. The bike runs on a 5-speed gearbox.
Yezdi was revived by Classic Legends under Mahindra. The company made a comeback with the launch of Roadster, Scrambler and Adventure motorcycles in the country. Their Roadster bike is priced at Tk 2.08-2.14 lakh (ex-showroom). Moving forward it features a 334 cc, single cylinder, liquid cooled engine. Mated to its 6-speed manual transmission, the motor produces a maximum power of 29 bhp and 28.95 Nm of torque.
Harley-Davidson has launched their new roadster bike X440 in India. A joint venture with Hero MotoCorp, the bike is priced at Rs 2.27 lakh (ex-showroom). It features a 440 cc, single cylinder, air-oil cooled, fuel injected engine. 27 bhp and 38 Nm of torque are available from the motor mated to a 6-speed gear.
Triumph Speed 400
The newly launched Triumph Speed 400 in joint venture with Bajaj is currently the talk of the town. It is priced at Rs 2.33 lakh ex-showroom. Powering the bike is a 398.15 cc, single cylinder, liquid cooled engine. It will get 39.5 bhp of power and 37.5 Nm of torque. It has 6 gears.
The last motorcycle on the list is the Honda CB300R. The Neo-Retro Roadster model is priced at Rs 2.77 lakh (ex-showroom). It is sold from the company’s premium showroom Bigwing. Powering the wheels is a 286.01 cc, single cylinder, liquid cooled, fuel injected engine. Mated to a 6-speed manual gearbox, the motor produces 30 bhp of power and 27.5 Nm of torque.