Best Bikes Under Rs 40,000 in India 2017

Bikes in India are one of the most preferred modes of transportation. They are really popular in rural as well as urban areas and in addition to this, it is quite affordable to travel on the bike as they offer a mileage of up to 95 Kmpl. It is also easy to maintain bikes and they can travel in a place where there is virtually no road.

In this article, we have listed some of the best yet economical bikes available in India. So here is the list.

4. TVS XL 100

TVS XL 100

This is one of the most preferred bikes in rural areas and the cheap price of the bike helps it in getting a deeper market penetration. The bike has an old fashioned design but it is very durable and it is a companion for a decade. Moreover, this bike comes with an automatic transmission

Dimensions & Weight  
Length 2020 mm
Width 750 mm
Height 1110 mm
Wheelbase 1215 mm
Ground Clearance 155 mm
Kerb Weight 80 Kgs
Fuel Tank Capacity 4 Litres
Engine & Transmission
Engine Type Single Cylinder, Air Cooled
Displacement 99.70 Cc
Mileage 50 Kmpl
Max Power (bhp@rpm) 4.30 BHP @6000 RPM
Max Torque (Nm@rpm) 6.50 NM @ 6000 RPM
No of gears
Engine Start-Stop Function No
Suspensions, Brakes & Steering              
Suspension Front Telescopic Spring Type Hydraulic
Suspension Rear Swing Aem with Hydraulic Shock Absorber
Front Brake Type 80 mm Drum
Rear Brake Type 100 mm Drum
Wheels & Tyres              
Front Tyres 2.50 – 16 41L 6 PR
Rear Tyres 2.50 – 16 41L 6 PR
Speed
Top Speed 70 Kmph
Price  
Ex-Showroom Price Rs. 32,278

3. TVS Sports

TVS Sport

Next on our list is another bike from TVS and this bike is a modern looking bike which offers great performance. The bike offers a mileage of 95 Kmpl and it is available in 3 different variants with 8 different colours.

Dimensions & Weight  
Length 1950 mm
Width 705 mm
Height 1080 mm
Wheelbase 1250 mm
Ground Clearance 170 mm
Kerb Weight 108 Kgs
Fuel Tank Capacity 12 Litres
Engine & Transmission
Engine Type Single Cylinder, Air Cooled
Displacement 100 cc
Mileage 95 Kmpl
Max Power (bhp@rpm) 7.40 BHP @7500 RPM
Max Torque (Nm@rpm) 7.50  NM @ 5000 RPM
No of gears 4 Gears
Engine Start-Stop Function No
Suspensions, Brakes & Steering              
Suspension Front Telescopic Forks
Suspension Rear 5 Stage Adjustable Hydraulic Suspension
Front Brake Type 130 mm Drum
Rear Brake Type 110 mm Drum
Wheels & Tyres              
Front Tyres 2.75×17
Rear Tyres 3.00×17
Speed
Top Speed 90 Kmph
Price  
Ex-Showroom Price Rs. 36,705

2. Bajaj CT 100

Bajaj CT 100

Bajaj is an established name in the automobile industry and this bike from Bajaj has gained the trust of lakhs of people in rural as well as urban India. Bajaj also has an established sales and service network which makes it quite easy to get the spare parts of the bike.

Dimensions & Weight  
Length 1965 mm
Width 770 mm
Height 1072 mm
Wheelbase 1235 mm
Ground Clearance 169 mm
Kerb Weight 109 Kgs
Fuel Tank Capacity 10.50 Litres
Engine & Transmission
Engine Type Single Cylinder, Air Cooled
Displacement 99.27 cc
Mileage 89 Kmpl
Max Power (bhp@rpm) 8.10 BHP @7500 RPM
Max Torque (Nm@rpm) 8.05 NM @ 4500 RPM
No of gears 4 Gears
Engine Start-Stop Function Yes, Digital
Suspensions, Brakes & Steering              
Suspension Front Hydraulic, Telescopic Type
Suspension Rear Trailing Arm with co-axial Hydraulic Type
Front Brake Type 110 mm Drum
Rear Brake Type 110 mm Drum
Wheels & Tyres              
Front Tyres 2.75*17
Rear Tyres 3.00*17
Speed
Top Speed 90 Kmph
Price  
Ex-Showroom Price Rs. 32,028

1. Hero HF Deluxe

Hero HF Deluxe

This is the highest selling bike in India and in addition to this, the bike has a high resale value which makes it one of the most preferred bikes for the people. The bike also comes in 4 different variants along with 5 different colours.

Dimensions & Weight  
Length 1965 mm
Width 720mm
Height 1045 mm
Wheelbase 1235 mm
Ground Clearance 165 mm
Kerb Weight 110 Kgs
Fuel Tank Capacity 10 Litres
Engine & Transmission
Engine Type Single Cylinder, Air Cooled
Displacement 97 cc
Mileage 83 Kmpl
Max Power (bhp@rpm) 7.70 BHP @7500 RPM
Max Torque (Nm@rpm) 8.00 NM @ 4500 RPM
No of gears 4 Gears
Engine Start-Stop Function Yes, Digital
Suspensions, Brakes & Steering              
Suspension Front Telescopic Hydraulic Shock Absorber
Suspension Rear Swing Arm With 2 Step Adjust
Front Brake Type 130 mm Drum
Rear Brake Type 110 mm Drum
Wheels & Tyres              
Front Tyres 2.75 x 18 – 4 PR / 42 P
Rear Tyres 2.75 x 18 – 6 PR / 48 P
Speed
Top Speed 85 Kmph
Price  
Ex-Showroom Price Rs. 38,460

 These were some of the best bikes which are available for quite an affordable price. You can also get a lot of EMI options while purchasing these bikes.