Comparison between Hero Dare 125 and Vespa VX 125
Look, Style and Dimensions
Hero Dare 125 is a new scooter unveiled by the Hero at the auto expo 2014. It features dual-tone body colour and comfortable sporty textured seat. There is attractive dual tone alloy wheels, LED day light lamp, body painted brake calliper and LED tail light lamp also. All these gives a snazzy and sporty styling for the Dare scooter.
Piaggio Vespa VX 125 is a new product from the Piaggio launched recently to the Indian market. The new variant added with lot of new features and colors. The Vespa VX is really attractive by its unique presence and style. With the 2 new colors availability the scooter looks new and great. The 2 seater weights 114.00 kg with dimensions of 1770.00 mm x 690.00 mm x 1140.00 mm(length x width x height).
Engine Performance and Mileage
The Dare 125 powered by the Forced Air Cooled, 4-Stroke Cylinder OHC Engine. The engine can churns out 6,8 kW power and torque of 9,5 Nm on ride. The engine mated with automatic gears. Telescopic fork suspension is fitted in this for safety and stability on ride. It is more powerful than maestro scooter.
Piaggio Vespa VX is powered by a 4 Stroke 125cc engine that is capable enough to produce power of 10.06 Bhp at 7500 rpm and torque of 10.6 Nm at 6000 rpm. Power transferred to the wheels via the CVT transmission. The engine can produce displacement of 125cc. The offered mileage is 45kmpl in city and 60kmpl in highway.
Safety and Comfort Features
Safety and comfort of passenger and rider ensured in Dare scooter with many features. It includes mobile phone charging socket, disc brake at front, pass switch, side stand indicator and boot light. The brakes are Front disc and rear drum one. Telescopic Hydraulic Shock Absorbers suspension used in front and Single Hydraulic Shock Absorber at the rear for stability.
The Vespa VX have safety features includes good suspension, (Arm, coil spring and dual effect shock absorber in front and dual effect shock absorber and Coil spring in rear), Zapper MRF tubeless tyres, 200mm disc brakes in front, 140mm drum brakes at rear, Analogue Fuel Guage, Self Start, Pass-light, Low Fuel Indicator and Low Battery Indicator.
Hero Dare 125 Price in India: Rs. 60,000/- (Expected)
Piaggio Vespa VX 125 Price In India: Rs. 63,000/- (Ex-showroom, Delhi)
Specifications of Hero Dare 125 vs Vespa VX 125
|Engine performance and mileage||
Hero Dare 125
Vespa VX 125
|Engine||4-Stroke Cylinder OHC Engine||4 Stroke 125cc engine|
|Power||9 BHP @ 7500 rpm||10.06 Bhp at 7500 rpm|
|Torque||9.8 NM @ 6500 rpm||10.6 Nm at 6000 rpm|
|Gears & Transmission||Automatic||Automatic|
|Look, style and Dimensions||Length x width x height(mm)||1820.00 mm x 975.00 mm x 1180.00 mm||1770.00 mm x 690.00 mm x 1140.00 mm|
|Wheelbase mm||NA||1290 mm|
|Weight kg||114.00 kg||114.00 kg|
|Battery||Maintenance Free & 12 V||Maintenance free|
|Ground Clearance||155.00 mm||155 mm|
|Tyres||90/90 12 – 100/90 -10 mm||90/100-10 53J – 90/100-10 53J|
|Fuel tank||6.00 ltrs||8.00 ltrs|
Safety and comfort features
|Suspension front||Telescopic Hydraulic Shock Absorbers||Arm, coil spring and dual effect shock absorber in front|
|Suspension rear||Single Hydraulic Shock Absorber||Dual effect shock absorber and Coil spring in rear|
|Low Fuel/oil Indicator||Yes||Yes|
|Brake front||200mm Disc||Disc, 200mm|
|Brake rear||Drum||Drum, 140mm|
|Colors||Available colors||Black and red||Red, Orange, Blue, Silver, Yellow, Turquoise Green|