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10 Most Affordable ABS Equipped Motorcycles In India [May 2021]



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Check out our list of the top ten most affordable motorcycles, which are offered with ABS, available in the Indian market

With the emphasis on vehicle safety increasing in India, not just cars, but two-wheelers are slowly becoming safer as well. Indian roads are infamous for being unsafe, with the highest number of road crash fatalities in the world, according to a recent World Bank report.

Today, there are plenty of motorcycles available in our market with the safety net of anti-lock braking system (ABS), which is especially great for new riders. Here, we have listed our picks of the top 10 budget-friendly motorcycles equipped with ABS, which one can buy in the Indian market.

1. Bajaj Platina 110 ABS

Price: Rs. 65,926

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Yes, you read that correctly! Bajaj Auto recently launched the Platina 110 ABS in India, which is based on the Platina H-Gear. The motorcycle offers single-channel ABS, along with a 240mm disc brake on the front wheel, and a 110mm drum brake on the rear wheel. Powering the Platina H-Gear is a 115.45cc, air-cooled, single-pot engine, which develops a peak power of 8.6 PS and a maximum torque of 9.81 Nm, and comes mated to a 5-speed gearbox.

2. Bajaj Pulsar 150

Price: Rs. 94,125 to Rs. 1.05 lakh

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Bajaj Pulsar 150 is available in three variants – 150 Neon, 150 (standard model), and 150 Twin-Disc – all of which come with single-channel ABS. On the Twin-Disc variant, you get a 280mm disc at the front and a 230mm disc at the rear, while on the others, you get a 260mm disc at the front and a 130mm drum at the rear. The engine is a 149.5cc, air-cooled, single-cylinder motor (14 PS and 13.25 Nm), paired with a 5-speed transmission.

3. Honda Unicorn

Price: Rs. 95,738


The ageing Honda Unicorn still soldiers on in the Indian market, albeit in a 160cc avatar. The motorcycle is powered by a 162.7cc, air-cooled, single-pot engine, which develops 12.91 PS and 14 Nm, and comes mated to a 5-speed gearbox. Its braking system consists of a 240mm disc and a 130mm drum on the front and rear wheel, respectively, aided by single-channel ABS.

4. Bajaj Avenger 160 Street

Price: Rs. 1.02 lakh

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The Avenger 160 Street is the most affordable cruiser motorcycle in the Indian market. It is available with single-channel ABS that acts on the 280mm disc brake on the front wheel, while the rear brake is a 130mm drum. As for the engine, it is a 160cc, air-cooled, single-cylinder unit (15 PS and 13.7 Nm), connected to a 5-speed gearbox.

5. Yamaha FZ-Fi v3.0

Price: Rs. 1.03 lakh


The FZ-Fi v3.0 is the most affordable motorcycle in Yamaha’s lineup in the Indian market. It is powered by a 149cc, air-cooled, single-cylinder engine (12.4 PS and 13.3 Nm), paired with a 5-speed gearbox. The braking system consists of dual-discs, 282mm front and 220mm rear, with the safety net of single-channel ABS.

6. TVS Apache RTR 160

Rs. 1.02 lakh to Rs. 1.05 lakh

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TVS Apache RTR 160 is the most affordable model in the Apache series. It is available with a 159.7cc, air-cooled, single-cylinder motor, which belts out a peak power of 15.53 PS and a maximum torque of 13.9 Nm, and comes mated to a 5-speed gearbox. The motorcycle is available with a single-channel ABS, with a 270mm disc at the front and a 200mm disc at the rear.

7. Hero Xtreme 160R

Price: Rs. 1.03 Lakh to Rs. 1.06 lakh

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Hero Xtreme 160R was launched in India last year, and is powered by a 163cc, air-cooled, single-cylinder engine. This motor generates a peak power of 15.3 PS and 14 Nm, and comes mated to a 5-speed gearbox. The braking system consists of a 276mm disc at the front and a 220mm disc at the rear, with single-channel ABS on offer.

8. Honda X-Blade

Price: Rs. 1.07 lakh to Rs. 1.12 lakh

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Honda X-Blade is the stylish and more-powerful sibling of the Honda Unicorn. It is available with a 276mm disc at the front and a 130mm drum at the rear (220mm rear disc optional), along with single-channel ABS. It gets the same 162.71cc engine, but tweaked slightly to generate more power – 13.8 PS and 14.7 Nm – with a 5-speed gearbox.

9. Hero Xpulse 200

Price: Rs. 1.15 lakh

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Hero Xpulse 200 was launched in its BS6 avatar earlier this year, and it is currently the most affordable ADV motorcycle in our market. It gets single-channel ABS, with dual disc setup, 276mm at the front and 220mm at the rear. The motorcycle draws power from a 199.6cc, air-cooled, single-cylinder engine, with 18.08 PS and 16.45 Nm on tap, mated to a 5-speed gearbox.

10. Suzuki Gixxer

Price: Rs. 1.16 lakh

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Suzuki Gixxer 155 is currently the most affordable motorcycle in the brand’s range. It is powered by 155cc, air-cooled, single-cylinder engine, that generates 13.6 PS and 13.8 Nm, and comes mated to a 5-speed gearbox. It is available with disc brakes on both wheels, along with single-channel ABS.

All prices mentioned are ex-showroom, New Delhi


Audi E-Tron Electric SUV India Start On July 22 With 452 Km Assortment



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Audi E-Tron electrical SUV is claimed to deliver 452 km driving range on a solitary demand SUV human body design to get there to start with in India

Audi India has verified the start day of the all-electric e-tron in the domestic market place. Scheduled to go on sale on July 22, the e-tron was meant to arrive earlier but the reemergence of the wellness crisis truly hampered the options. The Audi e-tron will compete against the not too long ago launched Jaguar I-Speed and Mercedes-Benz EQC.

In India, the Jaguar I-Tempo, released in March 2021, expenditures Rs. 1.06 crore with 470 km variety while the Mercedes-Benz EQC is priced at Rs. 99.30 lakh (ex-showroom) and it entered the current market back again in Oct 2020 with up to 471 km driving range. The new Audi e-tron will come into the marketplace in two unique human body designs as SUV and Sportback will be available (GT effectiveness sedan is also accessible globally).

India will 1st get the e-tron in its SUV guise and it arrives with a host of unique visible attributes when compared to the IC-engined Q-series SUVs. Some of the highlights include a solitary-body octagonal front grille embellished in chrome, a pair of smooth Matrix LED headlamps with built-in LED Daytime Managing Lights, a huge greenhouse, complete-width LED tail lamps, and so on.

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1st showcased in its principle sort at the 2015 Frankfurt Motor Demonstrate, the Audi e-tron is the initial quantity-created product to aspect digital camera as virtual exterior mirrors. It also receives a sporty alloy wheel design, twin-tone bumper, and well known wheel arches. As for the performance, the zero-emission SUV takes advantage of two electrical motors able of manufacturing 355 bhp.

It is also accountable for producing 561 Nm torque and in the increase manner, the efficiency stands at 408 bhp and 664 Nm. It also has an intelligent brake energy recuperation process to help the push by harnessing 90 per cent of braking pressure. The Ingolstadt-based producer statements that the e-tron can speed up from zero to 100 kmph in just 6.6 seconds just before topping out 200 kmph.

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The 95 kWh battery pack will be liable for providing 452 km on a solitary cost and applying a common charger, it can replenish back to 100 for each cent in 8 and a 50 % several hours. The Raise manner extracts far more from the 95 kWh Lithium-ion battery pack, which is mounted lower on the chassis to assist decreased centre of gravity for greater journey and managing characteristics.

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