In India, scooters are the easiest and the most convenient way to travel. Congested roads make it very hard to maneuver and in this scenario, scooters are blessing because they are sleek and easiest to ride on chaotic roads. Scooters have always been a popular mode of transport for the middle class from the iconic Chetak to today’s best selling Activa. Now their popularity is not limited to small towns and villages since early 2000 have gained tremendous popularity in the major metros as well. Scooters are offering the best solution for traffic snarls and congestion.
With every new entry into the scooter segment newer and updated features are getting introduced into this segment. Below we have listed scooters that are not only fun to drive but also offer great mileage and make up the top 5 scooters in the segment.
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Honda Activa 5G
Honda Activa is hands down the best selling scooter in India. It has sold more than 20 million sales from the time it was launched. It has consistently maintained quality and impressed the audience looking for a gearless scooter. The sales for the Activa has surpassed even the most popular motorcycles. Activa's smooth and flawless 110 cc engine, which was introduced in the second generation of the scooter, makes it the first choice of everyone. It rides smoothly through the city and cruises easily above 60 mph on the highways also.
Suzuki Access 125
Suzuki Access is a rising star in the scooter segment. The scooter is powered by a 125cc engine which offers 8.6 hp and a fuel-efficiency of 64 km. The Access provides a good performance because of its higher power and appeals greatly to its ever-expanding loyal customer base.
Jupiter is best selling offering by TVS popular for its superior features, styling and fuel efficiency. Jupiter is a 110cc gearless scooter with 8Bhp power and a design that appeals to the Indian customer base. The Jupiter also boasts of a USB port for charging your mobile which is a unique feature for sure. Furthermore, TVS Jupiter also offers an option of a disc brake for those who are concerned about their safety.
The Honda Dio was the first moto-scooter to be introduced in India. The steel wheels are finished in Gold, and the bodywork features sporty graphics with dual-tone colors. There is a 4-in-1 lock with seat opening switch up front as well. Other practical touches include a new front hook and a retractable hook; an optional USB charging port under the seat.
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Hero Destini 125
Hero was a late entrant into the rapidly growing 125cc scooter segment in India. With the launch the Destini 125, Hero is looking to grab a share of the scooter segment dominated by Activa. Hero Destini 125 has a stunning design with masculine bodywork with sharp contour lines.