Hero MotoCorp has reported that the Splendor iSmart has clocked a mileage of 102.50 kilometer per litre of petrol, making it the world’s most fuel-efficient bike and setting a new global benchmark in fuel efficiency. These FE values are certified by the iCAT (International Centre for Automotive Technology) and obtained in the mandatory emission test specified in Rule 115 of the Central Motor Vehicle Rules (CMVR) 1989, under controlled conditions using a reference fuel at an agency authorized by Rule 126 of the said Rules. iCAT is a division of NATRIP Implementation Society (NATIS) of the government of India.
Splendor, consisting of a range of popular brands such as Splendor+, Splendor Pro, Splendor Pro Classic, the 125cc Super Splendor and Splendor iSmart – is the largest selling motorcycle brand in the world with over two million unit sales every year.
Splendor iSmart comes with a 100-cc air-cooled, 4 Stroke Single Cylinder OHC engine that delivers maximum power of 5.74 KW (7.8 Ps) at 7500 rpm and maximum torque of 0.82 Kg-m (8.04 N-M) @ 4500 rpm. Developed in-house by Hero MotoCorp, Splendor iSmart comes with i3S (Idle Stop and Start System) – a technology that automatically shuts the engine when idling and turns it on, when needed, with a simple press of the clutch, giving more mileage in congested cities. The iSmart is available in two different variant drum self-spoke & self-Cast at Ex-showroom price of Rs. 50,000 and Rs.51,100.
Here is a list of 10 most fuel efficient two-wheelers in India:
|Rank No.||Manufacturer||Vehicle Model / Variant||Engine cc||Fuel Type||FE (Kmpl)|
|1||Hero MotoCorp||Splendor iSmart||97.2||Petrol||102.50|
|2||Bajaj Auto||Platina ES(Electric Start)||99.2||Petrol||96.90|
|3||Hero MotoCorp||Splendor Pro||97.2||Petrol||93.21|
|4||Hero MotoCorp||Splendor Pro Classic||97.2||Petrol||93.21|
|5||Bajaj Auto||Discover 100||94.4||Petrol||90.30|
|7||Hero MotoCorp||HF – Dawn||97.2||Petrol||88.56|
|8||Hero MotoCorp||HF – Deluxe||97.2||Petrol||88.56|
|9||Hero MotoCorp||HF Deluxe Eco||97.2||Petrol||88.56|
|10||TVS Motor||Star Sport- Duralife||99.7||Petrol||87.70|