Suzuki Let’s Scooter Vs Honda Activa – i
Honda Activa – i is said to be one of the cheapest model scooter of Honda with a price tag of Rs. 42, 200/- in ex showroom, Delhi. With the introduction of Honda activa -i the company aims to be the topper in personal compact scooter industry.The stylishly designed scooter not focusing on a specific sex.
Look, Style and Dimensions
Let’s scooter is presenting with a stylish and quality compact body shell which is formed out of plastic. Look and style of the new model is entirely different from the from Swish and Access model. The taillight design is really eye catching. A stylish silencer and halogen head lamp also fitted in this. It measures 1810mm x 660 mm x 1120 mm and 1250 mm wheelbase. Ground clearance is 160mm. It weights just 98 kg.
In terms of appearance no doubt the look is different with the new indicator and new tail lamp, but you may feel the design got some inspiration from the aviator when you take a look from the front of Honda activa-i. the scooter looks slimmer and lighter with an aim to be the best in the automatic scooter industry. The scooter weights 103 kg.
Engine Performance and Mileage
Suzuki Let’s Scooter packed with an efficient a single cylinder, air cooled, 2 valve engine. The engine can churns out 8.7 bhp power and 9.0Nm of torque on ride. It is mated with the Continuously Variable Transmission box. 63kmpl is the company assured overall mileage. You can expect 48 KMPL in city and on highways 63 KMPL.
Honda activa-i is powered by 109.2cc 4-stroke, air cooled engine which is the same used in the earlier model of Honda activa. The engine capable of producing power of 8.15PS @ 7,500rpm and torque of 8.74Nm @ 5,500rpm to the wheels on ride. Offered mileage of Honda Activa-i is 60kmpl .
Safety and Comfort Features
It just weights 98kg. It features a 5.2ltrs fuel tank. For safety the company used win drum brake system along with powerful suspension. For extra stability and performance on roads it comes with telescopic suspension in front and at rear there is oil-damped coil spring suspension. The Cut away floor board fitted in this for easy handling. A powerful Bright halogen headlamp and large and comfortable seats are perfect for your travel needs. A stand alarm and low fuel indicator also adding to your comfort and safety needs.
The new Honda Activa-i also comes with features like tubeless tyres, maintenance free battery and viscous air filter. 18-litre under seat storage capacity and 165mm ground clearance which is really higher than the Honda Activa (153mm) are the other added features. An ergonomic grab rail fitted in the new activa-i will greatly helpful for the women to stand the scooter without less force.
Suzuki Let’s Scooter Vs Honda Activa-i
|Engine performance and mileage||
|Engine||4 stroke, SOHC, 2 valve, one cylinder air cooled engine||109.2cc 4-stroke, air cooled engine|
|Max power||8.7 BHP @ 7500 rpm||8.15PS @ 7,500rpm|
|Max torque||9 NM @ 5500 rpm||8.74Nm @ 5,500rpm|
|Gears and Transmission||CVT (Automatic transmission)||V-Matic automatic|
|Look, style and Dimensions||Length x width x height(mm)||1810mm x 660 mm x 1120 mm||1795mm x 705mm x 1115 mm|
|Wheelbase||1250 mm||1238 mm|
|Seat height||765 mm||NA|
|Headlamp and Battery||Maintenance free – 12v 35/35w||12 V 35/35W|
||90/100- 10 53J mm|
|Fuel gauge and Trip Meter||NA||NA|
|Fuel tank||5.2ltrs||5.3 litres|
|Safety and comfort features||Suspension front||Telescopic coil spring oil damped||Combi Brake System(CBS)
Front & Rear Spring Hydraulic
|Suspension rear||swing arm type coil spring oil damped||Combi Brake System(CBS)
Front & Rear Spring Hydraulic
|Starting system||Electric and kick||Self-Start and Kick start|
|Low Fuel Indicator||Yes||No|
|Low Oil Indicator:||NA||Yes|
|Low Battery Indicator||Yes||No|
|Wheel type||Casting Wheel||Alloys|
|Brake: front||Drum 120mm||Drum brake 130 diameter|
|Brake: rear||Drum 120mm||Combi drum brake 130 diameter|
|Passenger back rest||No||No|
|Choked Air Filter Indicator||No||No|
|High Oil Temp. Indicator||No||No|
|Colors||Beige, White, Red and Silver||Yes||Yes|