Best 10 Upcoming Scooters in India – Features and Price
In 2014 Yamaha continue to play the game by launching a new unisex scooter, named as Yamaha Alpha. Honda launched a 125cc scooter (Honda Activa 125) and planning to launch another 110cc scooter. The quality Indian manufacturer Piaggio has the most number of launches in 2014 includes Piaggio Vespa Primavera, Piaggio Vespa S and Piaggio Vespa 946 scooter.
The 2016 will be good year if you have a plan to buy feature rich new scooter. Check out below and get more updates. The details and specifications including price and image given below are subjected to change on original launch of the product.
List of 10 Scooters Launching in India
- Honda 110 cc Scooter
- TVS RockZ 125
- Bajaj Blade 125
- Yamaha Alpha
- Piaggio Vespa Primavera
- TVS Qube
- TVS Scooty Zest
- Hero Pleasure 2014
- Piaggio Vespa S
- Piaggio Vespa 946
1. Honda 110 cc Scooter
Honda 110 cc Scooter is going to hit the market soon in early 2014. The latest launch from the company Honda Activa-i was a great success. With the introduction of new Honda 110 cc Scooter it will be the fourth product in the portfolio of Honda.
Rumors spreading that they also have a plan to launch a 125 cc engine powered scooter too. This upcoming 110cc scooter has a code name K24A and powered by the 109 cc single cylinder engine. The engine will feature the famous Honda’s HET (Honda Eco Technology to offer excellent mileage figure for you.
Safety and comfort features includes telescopic front forks suspension, comfortable seats etc. The 2014 Honda 110 cc Scooter will be a powerful rival to the Yamaha Ray-Z. (The image shown above is of Honda Dio model)
Honda 110 cc Scooter Price in India: Rs. 50,000/- (Expected)
TVS RockZ 125 a great product from the TVS expecting to launch in 2014 with amazing features like ATL (Anti Theft Locking) system and an on board MP3 player. These features are the best and first in this segment to ensure more passenger and rider safety and comfort.
The scooter already launched in Indonesia and made good response from the customers. The TVS RockZ 125 as the name suggest looks sporty and stylish with its design. The technical specification as per Indonesian launch is a 125 cc engine.
It producing 9.8 bhp power and 9.8 Nm of torque on ride. An integrated music system in the bike with storage, Glowing ignition slot at night FM Radio and anti theft lock system and engine kill switch offers optimum safety and comfort for the rider.
TVS RockZ 125 Price in India: Rs. 65,000/-(Expected)
Bajaj Blade 125 scooter will be a super launch in 2014. Bajaj is the current India’s third largest two wheeler manufacturer also entering in to the tough automatic scooter segment. The full model will showcased in next year at the Delhi Auto Expo 2014.
Hot features in this model are kick start and electric start, 12 inch alloy wheels, digital instrument panel etc. The engine package of this scooter may be a 125 cc air cooled four valve four stroke engine. The engine mated with the CVT automatic transmission gearbox for good performance.
While sharing the same platform and engine of the Discover 125 ST commuter bike the company can cut down the cost. Currently the Discover 125 ST powered by 125 cc DTS-i twin spark unit.
Bajaj Blade 125 Price in India: Rs. 40,000/- (Expected)
TVS Scooty Zest from TVS is a good upcoming scooter option expected to launch in early 2014 which will be priced around Rs. 45,000 in ex showrooms. After the successful launch of TVS Jupiter the company working for a powerful rival against the Honda Activa-i.
It will be the flagship offering in the Scooty range and a female focused scooter powered by the 88cc engine capacity. The TVS Scooty Zest looks stylish with its special design language with many special added features for females.
Powering this hot scooter will be a 88cc, air-cooled engine capable to churns out 5PS of power and 5.8Nm of torque on ride. For safety it is equipped with Hydraulic Telescopic Forks suspension in front and Mono Coil Springs rear. The brakes used is Drum brakes in front and rear.
TVS Scooty Zest Price in India: Rs. 45,000/- (Expected)
5. Yamaha Alpha
Yamaha Alpha competes with Honda Activa-i and TVS Jupiter. Yamaha just recently launched two successful model in last years, they are the Ray and Ray-Z. Yamaha ray scooters were well received when they launched specially for ladies. The next launch Yamaha ray z especially focused for the men.
Yamaha Alpha powered by the air-cooled 4-stroke 113cc engine. The engine can churns out 7.1 PS/7500 rpm power and 8.1Nm /5000 rpm torque on ride. The scooter comes with good mileage and excellent engine performance. The engine mated with with CVT (Continuous variable transmission) option.
The company claimed mileage of the Yamaha Alpha is 62kmpl on ride. The engine is the same which is using in Yamaha Ray and Ray Z scooters.This scooter can use for both sex without any difficulties.
Yamaha Alpha Price in India: Rs. 47,700/- (Ex-showroom, Delhi)
Piaggio Vespa Primavera is a new scooter from the Piaggio will replace the LX versions. It is got attention during the 2013 EICMA show in Milan and expected to launch in India during early 2014. The engine package will be the same as LX series but the design and style including dimensions may get newer updates.
The hot and attractive features expecting in the upcoming model Piaggio Vespa Primavera includes thinner foot-board, alloy wheels, disc brakes, lower seat, LED daytime running lamps, stylish side flair etc. It also comes with five-spoke 11″ alloy wheels for stunning looks.
The expected engine is a 125 cc or another option of 150 cc too. The engine will be of 3-valve SOHC fuel-injected engines features crankshaft, fuel injection, roller-rockers to give you good performance and mileage figure offering. The engine will return fuel efficiency of 64 kmpl on ride.
Piaggio Vespa Primavera Price in India: Rs. 68,000/- (Expected)
7. TVS Qube
TVS Qube is another hot launch from the TVS after the latest TVS product launch ‘Jupiter scooter’. It will launch in Indian market around 204 first. The expected price is around Rs 70,000 to 75,000. The Qube is a hybrid scooter from the company showcased in the 2012 Indian Auto Expo.
It will become the first scooter in India with hybrid drive. The engine package will be a 100cc combustion engine. The power to run will come from the electric motor and lithium-ion battery pack fitted in it. There will be two riding mode/ options for the rider including ‘Hybrid Economy Mode’ and Hybrid Power Mode’.
With the economy mode option the fuel economy will higher (70kmpl) and when you change into power mode, it will offer you quicker acceleration whenever needed. Hot features of this hybrid scooter for your safety and comfort are regenerative braking, start-stop system, less co2 emission etc.
TVS Qube Price in India: Rs. 75,000/- (Expected)
Hero Pleasure is a new scooter from the Hero for 2014 year which is priced Rs. 45,960/- for base model. Hero MotoCorp is the country’s largest two-wheeler manufacturer but couldn’t able to taste the success in scooter industry yet as their bikes.
Hero MotoCorp Maestro and Pleasure are good model scooters in the current portfolio. The 2014 Hero MotoCorp pleasure gets linked brakes, Integrated Braking System (IBS), The Integrated Braking System (IBS) of 2014 Hero Pleasure offer equal performance to the Honda’s Combi Braking System (CBS).
It is for excellent breaking stability. For safety and comfort of passenger and driver it may equipped with facilities like mobile charging point, under seat storage compartment,lockable glove box, combination ignition lock, open seat and side stand indicator etc.
Hero Pleasure Price in India: Ex-Showroom, Delhi
Pleasure with alloy wheels + IBS price : Rs. 47,075/-
Pleasure with steel wheel price : Rs. 45,960/-
Vespa S is one of the best scooter from Indian manufacturer Piaggio . Actually the scooter is a sporty and trendy variant of their model Vespa VX/Vespa S. In terms of styling the new scooter comes with the special 1970s-styled square headlights, redesigned instrument cluster.
It also gets cut back mudguard, 5-spoke alloys, digital clock, stylish tale lights, analogue speedometer and fuel gauge, comfortable seats etc. About the engine package, it remain the same as the earlier model. 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 on ride along with automatic gears. The expected mileage from this engine is mileage is 45kmpl in city and 60kmpl in highway.
Piaggio Vespa S Price in India: Rs. 75,424/- Ex-Showroom, Delhi
Piaggio Vespa 946 will be a remarkable launch in early 2014 with its awesome features and most of them are really rare in the two wheeler segment. The expected price is around Rs. 2 to 3 lakh. This radical scooter comes with an attractive retro-futuristic design.
The Piaggio Vespa 946 represents the future generation Vespa scooters. The top styling attractions includes LCD instrumentation cluster, floating saddle, LED headlamp, LED tail light, cast aluminium support etc. The engine package will be a 125cc engine which churns out 11.9PS power output and 10.3Nm of torque on ride.
There is a chance for another 150cc engine which can produce 13.2PS of power output and a torque of 12.6NM on ride. The cost of this premium scooter will be really worth it because of this hot features like front disc brakes, rear disc brakes, ABS (anti-lock braking system), ASR (anti-slip regulator) and Traction Control system.
Piaggio Vespa 946 Price in India: Rs. 2 – 3 Lakh (Expected)
Other Best Scooters
Honda Activa Scooters are the ever best and hit products in the market. Honda officially Launched the much awaited Activa 125 scooter in India for Rs. 52477/-. The new scooter with 125cc engine competes with Suzuki Access and Vespa S.
The new activa is most powerful and fuel efficient. The scooter first showcased at the 2014 auto expo at Delhi. Main rivals are Suzuki Acess 125 and the Yamaha Ray-series. It also features a viscous air filter and long lasting MF battery.
The Activa 125 gets a combi-brake system and added optional disc brake for stability and safety of passenger on ride along with special tubeless tires. The scooter made with strong metal body. Instrument console, includes a digital meter.
Honda Activa 125 Price in India: Ex-Showroom, Delhi
Honda Activa 125 drum, self, cast – Rs. 52,447/-
Honda Activa 125 Disc, self, cast – Rs. 58156/-