Which is the better bike between HF Deluxe and Bajaj Platina ES?
Both are almost similar types of bikes, following the key features of both:
Hero HF Deluxe is powered by 97.2cc Air Cooled, 4 - Stroke Single Cylinder OHC engine which produces maximum power of 8.36 Ps @ 8000 rpm and maximum torque of 8.05 N-m @ 5000 rpm
Bajaj Platina ES is powered by 102 cc Single cyl, 2-valve, DTS-I with ExhausTEC engine which produces maximum power of 8.2 Ps @ 7500 rpm and maximum torque of 8.6 Nm @ 5000 rpm
Mileage of HF Deluxe as per users experience is 65 kmpl in the city conditions and 70 kmpl on highway while of Platina ES is 63 kmpl in the city and 68 kmpl on highway.
Dimension (L×W×H in mm)
HF Deluxe: 1965×720×1045, kerb weight is 112 kg.
Platina ES: 2000×840×1060, kerb weight is 108 kg.
Ex-showroom Delhi price as on 30.09.2015
HF Deluxe Rs. 45,250
Platina ES: Rs 45,252
Bajaj Platina seems to be better choice here as it has better dimensions and better torque and rest other comparisons are almost same.