Most Popular Motorcycles in Bangladesh: Top searches on Carmudi BD
Are you looking for a new motorcycle but can’t decide on a bike to suit your needs and budget? Carmudi is here to help you get all the necessary information such as bike specifications, availability and price. Today we reveal the five most searched motorcycles on carmudi.com.bd. If you’re looking to buy a motorcycle in Bangladesh, you may have searched for at least one of the bikes mentioned below.
Fun fact: Our research revealed that the most searched vehicle (both car and motorcycle combined) on Carmudi is the Suzuki Gixxer, which was searched by our users 70 times more than the most popular Toyota car!
1. Suzuki Gixxer
Japanese automaker Suzuki designed this street sports bike to meet all the requirements of the Indian subcontinent motorcycle market. The Suzuki Gixxer was brought to the market to compete with the Yamaha FZs. It has a dynamic mid-range power combined with a broad low-end torque for sporty handling and strong acceleration. With an engine displacement of 155 cc, this strikingly masculine bike can reach a top speed of 127 kilometers per hour and gives a fuel efficiency of 45 km per liter. The Gixxer guarantees to give you the best motorcycle riding experience and comes with a price tag of BDT 2,35,000.
2. Yamaha R15
The Yamaha R15 was introduced as a sports bike in 2008 by India Yamaha Motors and is still manufactured to date. Its 4-stroke, 4-Valve, SOHC 150cc engine is designed to pump out a power of 16.8 Horsepower at 8500 rpm with an utmost torque production of 15 Nm. This bike is well known for its fuel efficiency of 42 kilometers per liter and it can reach a remarkable top speed of 150 kilometers per hour. The R15 was one of the first bikes to offer a rear disc brake in 2008 and its facelifted model kept that tradition. Its look has all the qualities to quench any young rider’s thirst for an adrenaline-packed experience with a hefty price tag of BDT 4, 00,000 to 4, 70,000 for the 2014 version.
3. Bajaj Discover
One of Bajaj’s most popular and successful models, the Discover was introduced in 2004 and is available in the following variants in Bangladesh: the 100 DTS-i, the Discover 125 DTS-i, the Discover 125ST and the Discover 150 DTS-I. Engine displacement ranges from 100 to 144.8 cc. The Discover 150 DTS-I has a 4-stroke, natural air-cooled DTS-i engine that generates 13 horsepower at 7500 rpm and maximum torque is 12.75 Nm at 5500 rpm. It can reach a top speed of 102 km/h and can give a very decent fuel efficiency of 60 kilometers per liter. The 2015 models of the Bajaj Discover starts from BDT 1,75,000.
4. Bajaj Pulsar
The Bajaj Pulsar has been a household name since its introduction in 1999. To meet everyone’s needs, the Pulsar is available in 5 variants with different engine capacities of 135 cc, 150 cc, 180 cc, 200 cc and 220 cc. The most common Pulsar model with the 150cc engine comes with a single cylinder four-stroke engine offering a maximum 13 horsepower and a torque of 12.76NM, with an average fuel consumption rate of approximately 50-55 kilometers per liter in combined (urban and highway) conditions. The Pulsar is also popular for its practical, aggressive design and sporty look for its wolf eyed headlamp and 17 inches alloy wheel. Its features, specifications, design, availability of spare parts and reasonable pricing from 50,000 BDT to 2, 00,000 BDT have made it one of the most popular bikes in Bangladesh for a long time.
5. Yamaha Fazer
The sports-touring Fazer is the most popular Yamaha model in Bangladesh and is renowned for its youthful look with a strong presence on the street. This commuter bike has a strong 153 cc, 2-valve, single cylinder, 4-stroke, SOHC engine producing a maximum power of 13.8 horsepower and a torque of 13.6 Nm. It reaches a top speed of 118 km/h and can accelerate from 0-60 km/h in only 5.5 seconds. At the same time, the Fazer has been criticized for its lower fuel efficiency of 38 km/l compared to its other rivals in the market like the Bajaj Pulsar and the TVS Apache RTR. It has all the necessary design features to guarantee a pleasant ride. The Yamaha Fazer falls into the pricey motorcycle category in the country and the expected price of its latest model (2015) in new condition starts from BDT 2,70,000.