Best Bike under 2 to 4 lakhs Comparison Review

Best Bike under 2 to 4 lakhs Comparison Review



Today in Indian auto industry we have plenty of quarter liter bikes which can perform outstanding when compared to the superbikes of our dreams, lets try to find out which one of these stands-out on performance and it capabilities


KTM Duke 390:
The Duke 390 is powered by a hyper squared 373 cc engine, which delivers 44 bhp's @ 9500 rpm. The engine also manages to deliver 35 nm @ 7250 rpm which is about 2250 rpm lower than the peak power rpm. The bike uses an extremely light weight trellis frame to hold all the machinery together. The Duke 390 comes fitted with dual channel ABS from Bosch and a slipper clutch for better traction. Bike features a short wheel base of just 1367mm. The bike just weighs 154 kg wet with a capacity of 11ltrs of fuel tank.

Power-to-Weight Ratio : 285 PS/ton

Torque-to-Weight Ratio :  227 Nm/ton



Benelli TNT 300:
Benelli TNT 300 is powered by a 300 cc twin cylinder motor, the TNT delivers 37.73 bhp @ 11500 rpm and manages to generate 26.5 nm @ 10000 rpm. TNT 300 also features a comparatively heavy design of trellis frame to hold the extremely heavy aggregates of the motorcycle. The Benelli 300 weighs a whooping 196 kg wet with 90% fuel. TNT 300 features a bigger fuel tank and a luxurious seat for long distance journeys.

Power-to-Weight Ratio : 192.5 PS/ton

Torque-to-Weight Ratio :  135 Nm/ton


Kawasaki Z250:
The Z250 is powered by a 249 cc twin cylinder motor, max engine power is 31.5 bhp @ 11000 rpm and manages to deliver 21 nm @ 10000 rpm. The Z250 gets a hidden perimeter frame to hold the bike together. Kawasaki manages to keep the Z250 weight at 168 kg wet with 90% fuel. Z250 also gets a 17 liters of fuel tank.

Power-to-Weight Ratio : 187.5 PS/ton

Torque-to-Weight Ratio :  125 Nm/ton


Mahindra Mojo 300:
Mojo is power by a single cylinder 294.72 cc engine which develops peak power of 26.8 bhp @ 8000 rpm and manages to generate whooping 30 nm @ 5500 rpm only. The Mojo also gets a massive 21 liters of fuel tank. The bike weighs about 182 kg wet with 90% fuel. Mojo get a weird looking double tube perimeter frame with flashy color.

Power-to-Weight Ratio : 147 PS/ton

Torque-to-Weight Ratio :  165 Nm/ton


KTM Duke 200:
The Duke 200 is powered by a hyper squared 199.5 cc engine, which delivers 24.6 bhp's @ 10000 rpm. The engine also manages to deliver 19.2 nm @ 8000 rpm which is about 2000 rpm lower than the peak power rpm. The bike uses an extremely light weight trellis frame to hold all the machinery together. Bike features a short wheel base of just 1367mm. The bike just weighs 136 kg wet with a capacity of 11ltrs of fuel tank.

Power-to-Weight Ratio : 181 PS/ton

Torque-to-Weight Ratio :  141 Nm/ton

0-100 Acceleration and top speed figures:


KTM Duke 390: 5.6sec/170kmph

Benelli TNT 300: 8.4sec/160kmph

Kawasaki Z250: 8.2sec/166kmph

Mahindra Mojo 300: 10sec/155kmph

KTM Duke 200: 9.2sec/140kmph


Comfort & Ergonomics :


KTM Duke 390: Upright posture, hard seat cushion, small surface area, not meant for long rides, not meant for pillion 

Benelli TNT 300: Upright posture, well cushioned seat, redundant brake level setting, meant for long journeys 

Kawasaki Z250: aggressive posture, slim but effective seat for rider, not meant for long rides

Mahindra Mojo 300: Upright posture, well cushioned seat, meant for long journeys 

KTM Duke 200: Upright posture, hard seat cushion, small surface area, not meant for long rides, not meant for pillion 


Features:


KTM Duke 390: Bosch dual channel ABS, slipper clutch, USD forks, Mitzeller tires

Benelli TNT 300: USD forks, Adjustable front and rear suspensions, adjustable brake and clutch levers, dual front disc

Kawasaki Z250: its a Kawasaki it doesn't need anything more!!!!!!!!!

Mahindra Mojo 300: USD forks, Pirelli tires

KTM Duke 200: USD forks


Fuel cost for 40,000 km:


KTM Duke 390: 117000 Rupees

Benelli TNT 300: 100000 Rupees

Kawasaki Z250: 134000 Rupees

Mahindra Mojo 300: 100000 Rupees

KTM Duke 200: 83000 Rupees


Resale cost in 3-5 years:


KTM Duke 390: 95,000 Rupees

Benelli TNT 300: 1.25 lakhs

Kawasaki Z250: 1.55 lakhs

Mahindra Mojo 300: 65,000 Rupees

KTM Duke 200: 70,000 Rupees


Comments

More from CarComparos