Several series of bikes are launched each year with different models, look and style and specifications. Among them, any person will be keen to buy a bike by first checking out its engine capacity and engine make. In accordance to that, let us check few of the best bikes available in the market with an engine capacity between 150 CC to 200 CC.
At present, the most renowned section in the Indian motorcycle market is the lightweight division. The volume generator for the majority of the brands after the customer division, the 200-500 cc divisions gives a wide range of body structures and service based machines. The 200 cc division begins with a most anticipated invention from TVS, the Apache RTR 200 while ends with the adventure affordable TRK 500/502 and Leoncino scrambler from Benelli.
10. KTM RC 200
Jointly launched KTM RC 390 along with KTM RC 200 by Austrian manufacturer KTM in the Indian market is right now an extraordinary hit among Indians due to its elegance, style and performance. Built more or less similar to the KTM Duke series, KTM RC 200 consists of an engine capacity of 200 CC built with liquid cooled water pump technology. Also, it has mechanically operated clutch along with the digital ignition system that comes with the time settings.
KTM has publicized the 2017 model of RC 200 in India for Rs 1.71 lakhs. The most reasonable road based 200cc motorcycle in India. The KTM RC 200 comes with all first-class bike gears like USD forks, projectors headlights, aerodynamic blueprint and brand new black-white-orange theme. It only requires an ABS whereas it shares the orange frame with its senior product RC390.
9. Yamaha YZF R15
A very stylish series of bikes from Yamaha Motors India, is constantly standing one among the top most bikes in the Indian market. This 136 KG bike is built with 149 CC single cylinder engine that transmits through gear box with six speed transmission. This is the first ever bike in the Indian market to offer rear disc brake which is still maintained in its facelift model.
Yamaha R15 BS4 is India’s preferred motorbike in 150cc segment even after 8 years of its initial launch. The bike has a significant design and combines all of the superior engine technologies like liquid cooling and electronic fuel injection. Yamaha R15 V2.0 produces 16.8 bhp and 15 nm of torque. The price of this vehicle is 1, 19,800.
8. TVS Apache RTR 200 4v
TVS, a very famous Automobile industry in India has launched it’s another series of Apache RTR 200 4V where RTR stands for Race Throttle Response. Closely resembling the style of Draken X-21, TVS Apache RTR 200 4V comes with 199 CC single cylinder 4 stroked oil cooled engine surpasses all its previous versions of Apache bikes in its design and performance. It is available in two versions (i.e) with Fuel Injection Technology and other with Carburettor.
Apache RTR 200 is the franchise bike by TVS for the Indian market. It races straight against Bajaj pulsar as 200 whereas the indirect rivals include Bajaj pulsar rs200, KTM 200 duke and KTM RC 200. At present, it is sold in carburetor fed edition and would shortly get fuel injection and abs version. Apache RTR 200 gives a 20.23 bhp and 18.1 nm of torque, making it the MVP in money department on 200cc motorcycle in India. The price of the vehicle is 92,215
7. Suzuki Gs -150 R
A best hi-tech bike from Suzuki with amazing digital speedometer, gear shift indicator with 6 speed adjusting gears that closely resembles Honda Unicorn model. Suzuki GS-150 R can also be called as a complete Indian family bike that comes with rear saree guard. Engine is excellent with low end torque and has a capacity around 149.5 CC. It is a best bike that gives its maximum performance even at a speed of 110 KM/hr.
Suzuki’s new GS 150R is a capably valued bike with nice general quality. Plus it comes with a sound engine and the added fun of a six-speed gearbox that will certainly a huge hit with sporty riders. Add sound treatment and strong brakes and you know the reason why the GS 150R make a healthy motor package. The GS 150R are a practical 150cc bike on its own, one that should please the Suzuki’s loyal fans. The price of this vehicle is 2, 30,000.
6. Honda CBR 150 R
This is an updated version of bike from Honda which is designed with Fuel Injection Technology instead of Carburettor. It is a very perfect bike in its design and look with a small wheel base that helps you to enter even a small street. 149.4 CC 4 valved short stroke DOHC engine gives an amazing and smoothest riding at higher speeds than at lower speeds.
Honda CBR150R gives the similar model as the bigger 250cc CBR in India. While its competitors Yamaha R15 in the Indian market is making 18.28 bhp of inspiring maximum power. It maintains a low 12.66 nm of torque and comes assisted with a 6-speed gearbox. The price of this vehicle is 1, 23,957.
5. Hero CBZ Xtreme Sports
Closely resembling the early model CBZ Xtreme of Hero Motors, Hero CBZ Xtreme Sports takes a new look in its engine design, body look and front and rear head lights. With 150 CC engine capacity the bike performs well in its fifth gear when going at a top speed of 120 KM/hr. Same engine is used by the Honda corporation since it gives stunning mileage around 45 KMPL.
Hero Xtreme Sports is a 150cc motorbike from the Indian maker that declares one of the lowest sales numbers among all its rivals. The 149.2cc, air-cooled engine on the motorcycle is a first-class product for 15.6 bhp and 13.5 nm of torque. It comes joined with a 5-speed gearbox and claims a top speed of 115 mph. The bike weighs widely high at 147 kg while its 12.10-liter fuel tank which is small for a bike of its class. The double disc alternative is priced at INR 76,430.
4. Bajaj Pulsar 150 NS
As we already know, Bajaj Pulsar series has great fan following due to its look and performance. In that series, Bajaj Pulsar 150 NS has now become one of the top most selling bikes in the Indian market. It has an engine capacity of 149.5 CC as that of Bajaj Pulsar 150 AS model and equipped with most powerful disc brakes in both sides (Front and rear).
Pulsar ns150 is the younger version of 200ns, also called as ns200 by motorcycle lovers. It has the same structure as 200ns whereas uses the engine from pulsar as150. The motorbike is presently being sold in some global markets and rivals Suzuki Gixxer, Yamaha FZ, and Honda CB Hornet. The price of this vehicle is Rs 78,000.
3. Honda NXR 160
Honda has announced this bike Honda NXR 160 as a replacement to its previous model Honda Impulse which failed due to the only reason of low powered engine. Now Honda has found a chance to re-correct it and present in the form of Honda NXR 160 with an engine capacity of 162.7 CC that is air cooled with a single cylinder. It has promised its customers that this series of bike will be definitely cost-worthy and best performing bike than Honda Impulse.
Honda NXR 160 bros is a new off-road bike with remarkable ground consent of 247 mm. With a ride height of 842 mm it is making it hard for short riders to manage the equal in heavy traffic. The motorbike is motorized by a 162.7cc, single-cylinder engine producing 14.6 bhp and 14.41 nm of torque. It is using a 12-liter fuel tank and weighs just 120 kg. The motorbike is waiting for an Indian launch and would have effectively rivaled hero impulse. It will be around INR 90,000 if launched in India.
2. KTM 200 Duke
KTM Duke is a very famous series of bikes that is manufactured and sold worldwide including European and all Asian countries. In India, it is manufactured by Bajaj Autos at Chakan plant nearby Pune and still it is one among the top most bikes sold in Indian market. It is one of the most stylish naked bikes available in India with 199.5 CC DOHC Single cylinder four stroked engine that gives an amazing driving experience to the rider. It has more than 40 service centers across India.
It carries the similar 199.5 cc, single cylinder engine making25 Ps at 10,000 rpm and 19.2 nm at 8000 rpm. The engine is merged with a 6-speed instruction manual gearbox that is short of the use of a slipper clutch. It has a small 10.2-liter fuel tank and weighs 148 kg with 90 percent fuel. The motorbike comes with 300 mm front disc brake. Ktm duke 200 is priced at INR 1, 43,500 and you can see an increase in its price tag in contrast to the model.
1. Bajaj Pulsar 180
Again a successful model of Bajaj Pulsar with an Engine Capacity of 178.6 CC that is designed with 4 stroke DTS-I air cooled technology. The bike has good suspension and NVH levels. Design and look that comes from its siblings Pulsar 200 and 220 with big rear tyre and rear chain that adds elegance to this model. This bike is made up of latest Digital Twin Spark Ignition technology for better combustion.
Bajaj pulsar 180 bs4 is a sports edition of pulsar 150 comprising a bigger 178.6 cc engine and making 16.8 bhp and 14.22 nm of torque. The bike is merged with a 5-speed gearbox and weighs 147 kg which is quite over the 150 cc models, as the 180cc pulsar now launched with a rear disc brake. Most of the parts of both the bikes are joined while the gears like split rear grab rail and bigger tires make it look improved. The bike takes just 5.2 seconds for 0-60 km and rivals TVS Apache RTR 180 in its division. The price of this two-wheeler is 79,545.
The above mentioned are the top 10 150 cc to 200 cc bikes that rashes the busier roads of India and also evoke the racing thirsts of the younger generation to the next levels.