From more than two decades ago, scooty has been associated with female riders in the Indian society. TVS was the first auto manufacturer that came up with scooters focused on female riders only. Soon after that there were bunch of other companies that rolled out automatic scooters specifically for females. One of the major factors that made scooty popular among girls was the lack of gears which meant no more frequent gear shifts in heavy traffic.
The presence of large under-seat storage, long and comfy seats, lightweight made scooters practical mode of transport for the female riders.
So, if you are looking to buy scooters or thinking to gift a scooter to someone special, then here are best two wheeler for ladies in India.
TVS Motor Company has updated its scooter line- up by relaunching the Grande variant. However, the new scooter features a Bluetooth enabled instrument console that can be connected with an Android and iOS smartphones to give the rider with information like call and text notifications, over speeding alert, trip report. All the rider has to do is download the TVS Connect App to access these smart features. Also, the scooter gets a new blue-colored scheme, more comfy seats. The new model sources it power from 109.7cc single pot motor that pumps out 7.8bhp of power and 8 N-m of torque. Weighing at 108kg, the scooter seems to be one of the light weight scooty for girls.
The new 2019 model Jupiter Grande is priced at an ex-showroom price of Rs 62,346 ex-showroom.
Vespa Elegante 150 is one of the finest scooters that are sale in India in terms of build quality, engine, design. The new 2019 model scooter features classy looking split seats, a timeless body form, and Retro-spec front windshield that set it apart from other scooters. This premium scooter is powered by 150cc engine that puts out 11.4 bhp of power and 11.5 Nm of torque. When it comes to price, the scooter leaves behind many 150 cc bikes. The ex-showroom price of this scooter is Rs. 1.03 Lacs.
Piaggio launched the new Aprilia Storm 125cc scooter for the Indian market a few months back. Now, Storm 125 is the most affordable scooter in the Italian manufacturer’s line-up.
The Storm 125 is powered by 124.5cc, single-cylinder 3-valve engine that produces 9.52 bhp of power and 9.9Nm of torque. The engine comes mated to a CVT automatic gearbox that gives a mileage of 40km/L. The scooter gets 12-inch wheels that get drum brakes and a Combi Braking System CBS. The model has all the potential to become the best scooty for women in India 2019.
The scooter comes in two color options Matte Red and Matte Yellow. The scooter has an ex-showroom price tag of Rs. 65,000.
Honda has updated its Grazia model with new decals on the front apron, new color options. However, the updates are limited to DX variant only. Honda Grazia is powered by the previous 125cc, air-cooled engine that churns out of 8.5 bhp of power and 10.5 Nm of max torque.
With the price hike, the 2019 Honda Grazia DX model is now priced at an ex-showroom price of Rs 61,000.
The brand that made sooty extremely popular not just among female riders but also the male commuters was the very famed Honda Activa. The brand has come a long way off from its first launch in the year 1999.
Honda has recently launched the Honda Activa 125 that comes with several new features like BSVI engine, silent start system and a new digital-analog, average fuel efficiency and CBS in compliance with the latest safety guidelines.
With a seating height of 765mm, it is the best two wheeler for short height ladies that provides a good riding stance too.
The new Honda Activa is claimed to give better fuel mileage by 13%. The scooter comes with an ex-showroom price of Rs. 66,779.
The above-mentioned scooters are some of the best scooters women can buy in the year 2019.