While the majority of bikes sold in India are of the commuter segment, with five gears, we all love mileage and higher top speed. The 6 gear is here exactly to do the both. In some bikes it is there to get better mileage on the highway and on some, it is to achieve a higher top speed. Here is a lost of 5 bikes which you should look at if you want a 6-speed transmission on your bike.

1) Yamaha R15

Yamaha R15

Every childhood boy’s dream is the Yamaha R15. The R15 has become quite popular for enthusiasts and other people alike. The on-road price of the Yamaha YZF R15 is Rs.1.78 to Rs.1.81 lakh. It comes with a 155cc liquid-cooled engine which produces 18.6PS/10000rpm and 14.1Nm/8500rpm. This is one of the first bikes that comes to the mind when we talk about 6th gear on bikes.

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2) Yamaha MT 15

yamaha mt-15

The Yamaha MT 15 is a more modern-looking bike from the manufacturer. The on-road Mumbai price of the Yamaha MT 15 is Rs.1.69 lakh. It also comes with similar engine and performance figures like the Yamaha R15. The same 6-speed manual transmission is present here. This is the cheaper yet different looking alternative to the Yamaha YZF R15.

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3) KTM 200 Duke

KTM 200 Duke

The KTM 200 Duke is also a popular selling bike in the 200cc segment. The KTM 200 Duke costs Rs.1.76 lakh ex-showroom Mumbai. The KTM 200 Duke comes with a 199.5cc Liquid-cooled engine which produces 25.83PS/10,000rpm and 19.5Nm/8000rpm. Like the other bikes in this segment, it comes with a 6-speed manual transmission.

4) KTM 125 Duke

2021 KTM Duke 125

The KTM 125 Duke is the younger brother of the 200 Duke. The ex-showroom price of the KTM 125 Duke is Rs.1.41 lakh. It is the only 125 cc bike in India to get a 6th gear. The KTM 125 Duke comes with a 124.7cc engine which produces 14.5PS/9250rpm and 12Nm/8000rpm.

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5) Bajaj Pulsar 200NS

Pulsar NS200

We cannot complete this list without including an Indian made bike. The new Bajaj Pulsar 200NS costs Rs.1.30 lakh and comes with a 6-speed transmission.  It comes with a 199.5cc liquid-cooled engine like the KTM which produces 24.5PS/9750rpm and 18.5Nm/8000rpm. Bajaj bikes are also known for their reliability and affordable price in India.

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