Which bike is better between HF Deluxe, Bajaj Discover and CB Shine?
Bajaj Discover is available in 100cc, 125cc & 150cc segments, we are taking here 125cc Discover to compare with same segment Honda Shine which is also 125cc segment bike but Hero HF Deluxe is a 100cc bike.
Hero HF Deluxe is powered by 97.2cc engine which produces maximum power of 6.15 kw @ 8000 rpm and torque of 8.05 Nm @ 5000 rpm
Bajaj Discover 125 is powered by 124.6cc engine which produces maximum power of 8.1 kw @ 8000 rpm and torque of 10.8 Nm @ 5500 rpm.
Honda CB Shine is powered by 124.7cc engine which produces maximum power of 7.88 kw @ 7500 rpm and the torque of 10.30 Nm @ 5500 rpm.
Hero HF Deluxe is available with drum brakes only while Discover 125 & Shine is available with optional front disc brake.
Dimensions (L×W×H in mm)
HF Deluxe: 1965×720×1045, fuel tank capacity is 10.5 ltrs and kerb weight is 112 Kg
Bajaj Discvoer 125: 2035×760×1087, fuel tank capacity is 8 ltrs and kerb weight is 120.5 kg.
Honda Shine: 2012×762×1090mm, fuel tank capacity is 10.5 ltrs, and kerb weight is 123 kg.
The mileage of HF deluxe as per users experience in the city conditions is 65 kmpl and on highway is 70 kmpl while the mileage of Discover 125 and Shine is same as per users experience around 60 kmpl in the city and 65 kmpl on highway.
Price (ex-showroom New Delhi as on 30.09.2015)
Hero HF Deluxe (Self Start Drum Brake Alloy Wheel) Rs. 45,250
Discover 125 DI Rs. 53,001
Discover 125 DR Rs. 51,003
CB Shine (Self-Drum) Rs. 55,559
CB Shine (Self-Disc) Rs. 58,376
CB Shine (Self-Disc)-CBS Rs. 61,299
So, if your priority is fuel efficiency than HF Deluxe will be a better choice and if you can compromise with mileage and want more powerful bike then Discover 125 will be better choice as it has better power figures and also cost efficient than Shine.