Sleek, comfortable, and zippy scooters are popular two-wheeler options for those who ride daily across the city. College students and women riders too prefer affordable options that are easy to handle, park and maintain. The TVS Jupiter BS6 and Honda Activa 6G are two such popular options.
Both Jupiter and Activa have built a strong reputation over the years. The BS6 and 6G are the latest Jupiter and Activa variants, respectively, with multiple improvements and upgrades.
Torn between Jupiter vs Activa? Here is a quick comparison of the various features to help you make an informed decision.
Once you have chosen your scooter, a two wheeler loan can help you with easy financing so you can bring it home.
|Specifications||Activa 6G||Jupiter BS6|
|Engine||4 stroke, SI Engine||Single cylinder, 4 stroke, CVTi, fuel injection|
|Engine Displacement (CC)||109.51 cc||109.7 cc|
|Power||7.79 PS @ 8000 rpm||7.99 PS @ 7500 rpm|
|Starting Mechanism||Self/Kick Start||Self/Kick Start|
|Fuel Tank Capacity||5.3 L||6 L|
|0-60 kmph (sec)||10.55s||11.2s|
|Mileage||55 kmpl||56 kmpl|
|Chassis and Suspension|
|Chassis Type||Under Bone||High Rigidity Under Bone|
|Front Suspension||Telescopic||Telescopic hydraulic|
3-Step adjustable spring loaded hydraulic
|3-Step adjustable type coil spring with hydraulic damper|
|Battery||12V 3Ah||12V, 4Ah Maintenance Free|
|Wheel Type||Alloy Wheel||Sheet Metal|
|Kerb Weight||107 kg||109 kg|
|Price||Rs 65,500||Rs 62,000|
Comparing TVS Jupiter vs Honda Activa, you can note that they pretty much stand on an even keel.
Here are some additional features you should know of.
Honda Activa 6G meets the new BS6 emission norms along with improved features from its previous models. The upgrades include multi-function key with remote hatch opening, both for the seat hatch and new external fuel filler lid and an engine kill switch. The model also has an ACG silent starter motor, engine start-stop switch with one touch-start function.
The Jupiter BS6, on the other hand, comes with TVS-patented Econometer that offers two modes – Eco Mode and Power Mode; the engine delivers better fuel economy in Eco mode. The engine is also assisted with Digital IDI along with Ignition Map Technology for smooth power delivery. TVS Jupiter also offers best-in-class footboard space, a large 21-liter under-seat storage, external power socket, retractable bag hooks, LED tail lamp, clear lens blinkers and tubeless tires.
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This comparison should help you assess the features that appeal to you best and take the call on the right scooter to purchase. Once you have made your decision, all you need to do is make a quick two wheeler loan application with Tata Capital. It’s a simple process that can be done online or even through WhatsApp!
Tata Capital offers the most attractive two wheeler loan interest rates. Higher loan eligibility, tenure availability up to 60 months and Flexi EMI options mean you can customize your repayment schedule as per your convenience and ride out on your new scooter immediately.