Last updated on – 21 Feb, 2017

The fuel economy is the primary concern when looking for a commuter motorcycle in India. Generally, the people like to buy those commuter motorcycles, which have excellent fuel economy along with the good look and style. By keeping the skyrocketing prices of the fuel in mind, the numerous two-wheeler makers have introduced fuel-efficient motorcycles in the country. Here we are to figure out the best five fuel efficient motorcycles that, can you buy without any doubt. We listed 65 kmpl to 102 kmpl motorcycles as per the companies claim.

Top Mileage Motorcycles in India

Ranking Model Name Claimed mileage Details
1 Hero Splendor iSmart 102.5 kmpl More
2 Yamaha Saluto RX 110cc 82 kmpl More
3 Bajaj Platina 100 ES 90 kmpl More
4 Yamaha Saluto 78 kmpl More
5 Mahindra Centuro 70kmpl More

Hero Splendor iSmart

The Hero Splendor iSmart is one of the best fuel efficient motorcycles that has received attractive graphics and split grab rails. The company has introduced a unique technology in the Splendor iSmart that has ever used by the other two-wheeler makers in this category, i.e. i3S. This technology stands for Ideal Start Stop System. This technology automatically switches off the engine when it’s standing at the traffic and turns it on when needed. It is a new way to fuel and make the motorcycle environment-friendly.

Hero Splendor iSmart - 102.5 KMPL Mileage

Hero Splendor iSmart – 102.5 KMPL Mileage

As talked about the technical specification, the motorcycle is powered by a 97.2 cc, air-cooled, 4-stroke, single cylinder and OHC engine which returns a maximum power of 7.8 Ps at 7500 RPM and 8.04 NM of torque at 4500 RPM. The engine is mated to a four-speed transmission. The motorcycle gives an impressive mileage of 102.5 KMPL and available in spoke and alloy wheel. The prices are iSmart Alloy Wheel (Ex-Showroom Price – INR 51,910, Delhi) and iSmart Spoke Wheel (Ex-Showroom Price – INR 50,580, Delhi).

Yamaha Saluto RX 110cc

The Japanese bike maker, Yamaha has offered an affordable bike, called Yamaha Saluto RX 110cc to the Indian market. The commuter bike has been replaced the defunct Crux and YBR in the Yamaha portfolio. The bike has been priced at a smart price tag of Rs 46,400 (Ex-showroom, Delhi). The Saluto RX is featured with Blue Core technology as it offers a decent claimed mileage of 82 kmpl.

Yamaha Saluto RX 110cc

Yamaha Saluto RX 110cc

The motorcycle gets the power from an 110cc 4-stroke, 2-valve, and single-cylinder powerplant. The 110cc unit churns out a maximum power of 7.4 BHP at 7000 RPM and a peak torque of 8.5 NM at 4500 RPM. In terms of mechanical, the bike houses with telescopic front suspensions and twin rears shock forks. The braking duties are managed by drum brakes at both ends. It also gets an analog instrument panel.

Bajaj Platina 100 ES

The Platina 100 ES is the successor of flagship motorcycle, Bajaj Platina. It is a most affordable motorcycle which comes in a new avatar. Thus, the commuter motorcycle has an excellent mileage and performance, as the Platina 100 ES directly competes with its rivals in this category. The Platina 100 ES is featured with a single cylinder, two-valve, DTS-i and 102cc engine displacement which produces linear power output and mileage.

Bajaj Platina 100 ES

Bajaj Platina 100 ES

The Digital Twin Spark Ignition and Exhaust TEC engine make it able to return 8.2 PS of power at 7500 RPM and 8.6 Nm of torque at 5000 RPM. The company claims that the motorcycle returns a mileage of 96.9 KMPL. The Bajaj Auto has disclosed it by two variants like as Platina 100 Alloy Electric Start (Ex-showroom – INR 44,653, Delhi) and New Platina 100 KS Alloy (Ex-showroom – INR 42,640, Delhi).

Yamaha Saluto

The Saluto becomes the second largest motorcycles in this category that offers 78 KMPL claimed mileage. The Yamaha Saluto is an entry-level commuter motorcycle that is specially designed for a middle-class family. The motorcycle looks very stunning with its head bulb, black visor, impressive fuel tank and black paintwork over the alloy wheels, engine, suspensions, and exhaust pipe.

Yamaha Saluto - 78 KMPL Mileage

Yamaha Saluto – 78 KMPL Mileage

The Saluto is powered by an all-new 125cc, single cylinder and air-cooled engine that return healthy power output and mileage, whereas the Blue Core Technology will help to retain the engine performance and mileage. The Ex. Showroom (Delhi) price of this motorcycle is INR 52,600.

Mahindra Centuro

The Centuro is an iconic motorcycle from the Mahindra Two-wheelers. It looks unique with its twin golden ribs that are located below the fuel tank. The motorcycle is equipped with a Mahindra’s MCi-5 (Micro Chip ignited-5) that boosts the fuel economy on the City Street and highway. The motorcycle is powered by a 106.7cc, single-cylinder and liquid-cooled unit that deploys 8.5 BHP of power at 7500 RPM and 8.5 NM of torque at 5500 RPM. The engine is mated to a four-speed gearbox that smartly balances the power output.

Mahindra Centuro

Mahindra Centuro

The claimed fuel economy of this motorcycle is 70 KMPL that is best in its class. Furthermore, the Centuro is equipped with some other features like engine immobilizer, find me lamps, flip key with 96-bit secure access, LED parking lights and anti-theft alarm. The Centuro is available in three versions as Centuro NXT, Centuro disk brake, and Centuro XT. The Ex. Showroom (Delhi) price of the both versions as follows:

  • Centuro-NXT: INR 51,350
  • Centuro-XT: INR 48,350
  • Centuro – Front Disk Brake INR 51,550

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