Scooter can be best companions for women, especially in India. The hindrance caused for the women while driving a bike using traditional dresses can be easily solved by using a scooter that comes with wider and spacious floor boards. The neatly stitched and carefully designed seats, big under seat storage and various purposeful features make scooters more close to the women. It can be said that scooters are indeed two wheeler that could make the life simpler for women. Whether it's commuting to work or shopping for groceries, scooters can be decent commuting wagons that could save time and money on the go in the fast moving city life.
The following is a list of scooters ideal for women.
Lets is an entry level scooter from Suzuki that got launched in India back in May 2014. This is the lightest scooter made by Suzuki in its scooter segment and is also the lightest scooter around when comparing the weight of other scooters available in the India market. A very robust yet compact design flows from head to tail in this scooter and this makes it weighs only 98 kg.
A powerful 110cc, single cylinder engine sits underneath this scooter and delivers 8.7 bhp power @ 7500 rpm and a peak torque of 9 Nm @ 5500 rpm. A 5.2-litre fuel tank is provided in this scooter. The 110cc engine produces good power and torque along with a best in class mileage of 64 km/litres.
Price Ex Showroom (Delhi):48,576/-
Hero launched the sleek and trendy scooter; Duet in September 2015. The Duet is a stripped down version of Maestro but with little cosmetic changes. The Duet is one of the scooters that Hero launched after leaving the partnership with Honda.
The Duet showcase a compact body and trendy design style that showcase a 110.9 cc engine capable of delivering a maximum power of 8.31 bhp @ 8000 rpm and a peak torque of 8.30 Nm @ 6500 rpm. The Duet comes with a mileage of 45 km/litres and weighs 115 kg.
Price Ex Showroom (Delhi):51,402/-
Honda Dio is a young scooter that got launched in July 2002. The Dio is made especially for the younger generations and the trendy design styles and motor look appearance claims its audience.
The Dio is coupled with a 109cc 4-stroke air-cooled engine. It delivers a maximum power of 8 bhp @ 7500 rpm and maximum torque of 8.66 Nm @ 5500 rpm. The manufacturer claims a mileage of 60km/litres for this unisexual scooter.
Price Ex Showroom (Delhi):49239/-
Yamaha upgraded its scooter line up with the new Fascino; a modern scooter with vintage inspired looks and design. This scooter got launched in India in May 2015 and is made to be a uni-sexual one. Yamaha has given curvy and sleek design profile to this scooter that blends with the design trends of the modern world.
The Fascino uses a 113cc air-cooled single cylinder engine. and uses Yamaha's 'blue core'technology to derive maximum power and mileage at the same time. The engine of this scooter produces 7bhp power @ 7500rpm and a maximum torque of 8.1Nm @ 5000rpm. The Fascino return a best in class mileage of 66 Km/litres and weighs 103 kgs.
Price Ex Showroom (Delhi):54593/-
Activa i is a modern scooter that combines the new age style and the sylish and purposeful design and the making of the Activa. The Activa i is made to be a female friendly scooter with colourful graphics and sleek and compact design.
The Activa i showcase a 109cc, Air cooled, 4-stroke, Single cylinder, OHC, HET engine that produces a power of 8 bhp @ 7500 rpm and a torque of 8.74 Nm @ 5500 rpm. the scooter offers a stunning mileage of 60 km/litres. To make the scooter easy to operate around traffic Honda has stripped down the weight of the scooter and it only weights just 103 kgs.
Price Ex Showroom (Delhi):48059/-
The Activa 4G is the upgraded Activa with new features to attract the customers. The Activa is considered as a family scooter that can be found in almost all households in the country. A new age look and design is given by Honda to make this scooter shines throughout all times.
The Activa 4G showcase a 109cc Eco Technology (HET) engine which can also be found in the Activa 3G. The engine delivers a maximum power of 8 bhp @ 7500 rpm and a peak torque of 9 Nm @ 5500 rpm. This scooter returns the best mileage of 60 km/litres and weighs only 108 kgs.
Price Ex Showroom (Delhi):50,730/-