The 150cc motorcycles are highly practical commuter choices and also the most popular choices in India. The Indian 150cc bike segment is not only ever growing, but also highly developing. The segment is witnessing the inclusion of many premium models with slightly higher engine displacements as well.
The newer 150cc motorcycles check all the right boxes of style, good fuel economy and good performance, and thus they are great buying options.
Take a look at the top five 150cc motorcycles in India:
- Suzuki Gixxer
The Gixxer has topped our list, as it is one of the most popular motorcycles from Suzuki in India. This bike is marked apart from the others in its own segment by its distinctive and sporty design, great performance and impressive handling.
The robust looking bike gets an air cooled 155cc engine generating 14.5bhp of power and 14Nm of top torque. The highly refined engine offers vibration free smooth rides and great handling. This bike is an efficient handler of rough and bad road conditions which is very helpful in India.
The Suzuki Gixxer offers a top speed of around 115kmph and real world mileage of around 49kmpl.
- Honda CB Hornet 160R
The CB Hornet 160R is one of the best looking premium models in the Indian 150cc bike segment.
The CB Hornet 160R packs in a 163cc single-pot air cooled mill that offers 15.7bhp and 14.76Nm. It offers a great ride quality along with easy and smooth handling. The Honda CB Hornet 160R is also a rather expensive choice in its own segment, but with its style, features and capability, it is well worth the money. The motorcycle also offers a good fuel efficiency of around 48kmpl.
- Yamaha FZ-S FI Version 2.0
The FZ-S FI V2.0 is a very capable and stylish model belonging to the highly popular Yamaha FZ series. It gets remarkably sharp and chiseled naked street fighter looks that is enhanced with prominent creases.
It gets powered by a 149cc motor that delivers 12.9bhp and 13.6Nm. The bike makes up for the low power figures with its smooth ride and consistent performance from its refined engine. The Yamaha FZ-S FI V 2.0 offers a fuel efficiency of around 44kmpl.
- Bajaj Pulsar AS 150
The Bajaj Pulsar 150 DTSi is one of the most selling bikes in the segment and belongs to the high popular Pulsar family and is touted as an adventure bike.
The Pulsar AS 150 features a new design language with a new quarter fairing which makes it highly attractive. It gets powered by a 150cc mill offering a good 16.7bhp and 13Nm. This bike offers impressive handling and ride quality.
The Bajaj Pulsar AS 150 is a very good value for money motorcycle and also offers the great mileage of around 52kmpl.
- TVS Apache 160 RTR
The Apache RTR 160 is again one of the most popular motorcycles in India. It offers a great edgy styling with attractive graphics.
The bikes 159.7cc engine delivers 15.2bhp 13.1Nm and offers good performance and capable handling. It is also one of the most frugal motorcycles in its segment with a fuel efficiency of around 54kmpl.