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When it comes to mileage and cost put together, few companies can offer customers a better deal than Bajaj Auto. With the Bajaj CT 110 and the Bajaj Platina 110, the company gives commuters all over the country two incredibly affordable and most importantly, comfortable high mileage bikes.
When faced with two golden choices, it’ll be hard to make the right call. To help you make an informed decision, we have curated a detailed comparison between the two bikes. The comparison is based on several factors such as cost, mileage, engine type and displacement(also known as cc) to name a few.
The Bajaj CT 110 being one of the most affordable bikes in the country comes at an Ex-showroom price of Rs 39,994*. The more expensive and premium Bajaj Platina 110 begins at an Ex-showroom price of Rs 50,899*. The CT 110 is the more affordable of the two.
Everyone likes a bike that can offer you good mileage. The Bajaj CT 110 is one of the best mileage bikes in India offering a staggering 104 kmpl. This does not mean that the Platina 110 is a money burner; however, with an impressive fuel economy of 80 kmpl, the Platina 110 can more than carry its own.
The CT 110 comes with a single-cylinder, four-stroke engine. Whereas, the Platina 110 comes with the more complex single-cylinder, 2-valve DTS-I engine. Both engines have a sophisticated air cooling system. One thing is that the CT 110 can only be started via kickstart.
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Both engines can output an impressive 9.81 Nm of torque at an rpm of 5000.
Like most vehicles in the affordable commuter segment, both bikes come with a four-speed gearbox. The transmission system for both vehicles is manual.
Noticing that customers were interested in a five-speed gearbox for highway driving, Bajaj recently came out with the Bajaj Platina 110 H Gear. This bike offer enhances mileage for driving on the highways. The H in ‘H Gear’ stands for highway or happiness.
When comparing the Bajaj CT 110 vs Bajaj Platina 110 very little can differentiate the two in terms of weight. The Platina 110 is marginally the heavier of the two bikes weighing 117 kgs compared with the CT 110 116 kgs. The weight difference can be attributed to the fact that the CT 110 uses tubeless tires. This is one of the reasons why it is one of the best mileage bikes in India.
The Bajaj CT 110 was brought to the Indian market last year in July. With the tag ‘the most affordable bike in India’, the bike was received in the market with great fanfare and anticipation. This bike was brought to phase out the older Platina 110, which is currently on the more premium side of the 110cc segment. The Platina 110 cc is a year older than its counterpart the CT 110. It came to the market carrying with it Bajaj’s rich legacy. It is a great bike with a durable chassis.
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A newer version called the Bajaj Platina 110 H Gear, which is one of the best mileage bikes in India was a quick update for the older Platina 110. Together both of them offer customers excellent value for their investment.