Best selling bikes and scooters in India in 2023

Dec 28, 2023

By: Sourabh Jain

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Hero Splendor

The Hero Splendor is the country’s best-selling two-wheeler in 2023 and with a good margin. The bike is one of the most popular options among those looking for an affordable daily driver that offers a good mileage.

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Honda Activa

The Honda Activa, synonymous with scooters, is the second two-wheeler in the list. The vehicle is well known for its reliable engine, cost efficiency and low-cost maintenance.

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Honda Shine

Honda Shine is another popular motorcycle that is preferred by the masses for its cost-effective operation and low-cost maintenance. The bike takes the third spot among the best-selling bikes list.

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Bajaj Pulsar

The Bajaj Pulsar, one of the earliest sports bikes in India is next on the list, recording decent sales throughout the year. Bajaj Auto is reportedly working on an electric version of the bike, which is expected to debut in 2024.

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Hero HF Deluxe

The Hero HF Deluxe is one the most affordable motorcycles in India and is one the preferred options for those looking for their first bike, especially in tier-2 and tier-3 cities and towns.

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TVS Jupiter

TVS Jupiter, the second scooter on the list takes on the Honda Activa and is the second most selling scooter in India. The TVS Jupiter is offered in 110cc and 125cc engine options.

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Bajaj Platina

The Bajaj Platina takes on the Hero Splendor and the Honda Shine in the affordable bike segment and is the second most selling bike for Bajaj after Pulsar.

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Suzuki Access

The Suzuki Access is the third most selling scooter in India and takes on the TVS Jupiter and Honda Activa. The Access is popular for its sleek design and reliable 125cc engine.

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The TVS XL, a moped, is popular among hawkers and street vendors, who use the vehicle to carry their goods. It occupies the ninth spot in the country’s top selling two wheelers.

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TVS Apache

The TVS Apache sports bike is next on the list of India’s most selling bikes. The Apache takes on the Bajaj Pulsar and is one of the costliest offerings in the list.

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