Yamaha Ray Z and Honda Activa i
Full Comparison Between Yamaha Ray z and Honda Activa i
Yamaha ray z is the current top rated 110cc scooter from the Yamaha India. The ray scooter from Yamaha were well received in their previous launch. first launched ray was ladies focused scooter from Yamaha.The new Yamaha ray z is almost similar in Yamaha ray z technically. But the added graphics and masculine look with a combination of red, white and black gives it a different look. The current model focusing the young Indian males.
Honda activa i from Honda India was the much awaited model 110 cc scooter. This model is said to be one of the cheapest model scooter of Honda with a price tag of Rs. 42, 200/-. With the introduction of Honda activa -i the company aims to be the topper in personal compact scooter industry. The stylishly designed scooter can choose for both males and females. If you are confused with the choice of the best read the comparison bellow and choose.
External look and appeal
In terms of appearance of Honda activa i no doubt the look is different from the previous activa model. The new indicator and a new tail lamp is added in activa i. You may feel the design is similar some what with the aviator when you take a look from the front of Honda activa-i. The scooter looks slimmer and lighter having a weight of 103 kg.
New Yamaha ray z for men coming with masculine look. The eye catching design with a combination of red and black, black and white and also in full black color is really awesome.On external appearance the bike looks stylish and sporty. One may feel Yamaha ray z is much sporty when comparing with Yamaha ray.
Engine and performance
Yamaha ray z from Yamaha powered by a 2-valve 4-stroke, SOHC engine capable of producing 7 Bhp @ 7500 rpm power and 8.1 Nm @ 5500 rpm torque. 113 cc displacement is offering for this 110cc scooter.Technical specifications and features of ray z is almost similar to previous Yamaha ray.we hope that Yamaha z also give the same excellent performance as Yamaha ray.
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. 109.2cc is the offered displacement of Honda activa i.
Mileage is the most important factor every one looking for specially in the scooter segment. 53 kmpl is the offered mileage of Yamaha ray z. Offered mileage of Honda Activa-i is 60kmpl . The mileage of Honda activa was around 50 kmpl in city based on the owners experience.we can assure the same good performance with the Honda Eco Technology (HET) used by the company on ride.
Comfort and convenience features
Yamaha ray z equipped with added comfort features on ray z. It features aluminum black split grab rails, smoked finish visor ,well developed instrument panel with faux carbon fiber back ground and a carbon fiber patterned seat with cover. 1835.00 mm x 675.00 mm x 1090.00 mm dimensions with 128.00 mm ground clearance makes this one a great scooter.
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.
Available colors and variants
Yamaha ray z available in white, black and red color combinations. The Honda activa -i will be available in Beige, White, Red and Silver colors. Currently the ray z and activa i are available in single variants only.
Safety on ride: Brakes & Suspension
Combi Brake System (CBS) used in the Honda activa-i model is really helpful in indian roads.Brakes used are Front Drum brake (130 diameter) and Rear Combi drum brake (130 diameter). It is really helping in reducing the braking distance by 24% than the traditional models of brakes.V-Matic automatic transmission, Front and rear Spring loaded hydraulic suspension, large head lamp etc are increasing safety on ride.
Safety assured in Yamaha ray z via automatic gears, Dry-Centrifugal cluch, Telescopic Front suspension, Unit Swing Rear suspension, 130mm drum rear and front brakes, large head lamp, multiple indicators etc. More than the safety features in the vehicle the way of riding and circumstances determines the future.
Full Technical Specification Comparison Between Yamaha Ray Z and Honda Activa-i
Engine performance and mileage
Yamaha Ray Z
|Engine||109.2cc 4-stroke, air cooled engine||113cc¸ 2-valve 4-stroke, SOHC|
|Max power||8 Bhp @ 7,500rpm||7 Bhp @ 7500 rpm|
|Max torque||8.74Nm @ 5500rpm||8.1 Nm @ 5500 rpm|
|Look, style and dimensions||Wheelbase||1238.00 mm||1270.00 mm|
|Fuel tank||5.3 litre||5.00 ltrs|
|Ground Clearance||165.00 mm||128.00 mm|
|Dimensions (Length x Width x Height)||1795.00 mm x 705.00 mm x 1115.00 mm||1835.00 mm x 675.00 mm x 1090.00 mm|
Comfort and Safety features
|Suspension front||Spring loaded hydraulic||Telescopic|
|Suspension rear||Spring loaded hydraulic||Unit Swing|
|Brakes(front)||Drum 130 mm||130mm drum|
|Breaks (rear)||Combi Drum 130 mm||130mm drum|
|Wheel Size||90/100- 10 53J mm||90/100-10 53J mm|
|Low oil/fuel /battery indicator||Low oil/fuel indicator only||Yes|
|Colors||Pristine White, Midnight Black, Titanium Grey and Volcano Red||Alpha Red Metallic, Purple Metallic, Pearl Sunbeam White, Beige Metallic||White, Red and Black|
Price of Yamaha ray z and Honda activa i
Yamaha ray z will cost Rs. 48,555/- (ex showroom price, Delhi). Earlier Yamaha ray was available at Rs.46000/-The Honda activa i available for Rs. 42, 200/-. The price of Honda Activa-i is Rs. 3000/- cheaper than the earlier activa model.