100cc bikes are the most used, sold and mileage giving bikes. According to Karnataka court, these bikes will not Pillion seats according to the law which was written 28- years old. This application is under the court final announcement, in this post, it is shown which are those bikes which will get affected by the application of this rule so Bikes banned in Karnataka are like below 100cc.

“Any bike or scooter less than 100cc will not be permitted to have a pillion rider. This rule will be applicable to the newly registered vehicles,” said Transport Commissioner B Dayananda 

“The department should not permit a pillion to travel on vehicles below 100cc, which would be in violation of the Karnataka Motor Vehicles Rules, 1989,”.

Two leading motorcycle manufacturing companies(Hero Motocorp Ltd. and TVS Motor Company Ltd.) on Tuesday moved the High Court of Karnataka questioning the 28-year-old Karnataka Motor Vehicles Rule, which prohibits pillion seat on motorcycles with engine capacity below 100cc.

The companies have also questioned the notification, issued on October 23, 2017, banning registration of motorcycles below 100cc with pillion seat and use of pillion seats in such motorcycles that are already plying on the road.

Here is the list of Bikes banned in Karnataka (Below 100cc):

These bikes will not get Pillion seats in their new production because all are having BELOW 100CC ENGINES.

  1. Hero Splendor Plus –  INR 47,930 * (Ex-showroom, Delhi)
  2. Bajaj CT 100 –  INR 32,653 * (Ex-showroom, Delhi)
  3. Bajaj Platina Comfortec – INR 45,571* (Ex-showroom, Delhi)
  4. TVS Sport – INR 46,591* (Ex-showroom, Delhi)
  5. Yamaha Saluto – INR 47,721 * (Ex-showroom, Delhi)
  6. Hero Splendor iSmart – INR 47,930 * (Ex-showroom, Delhi)

Hero Splendor Plus specifications:

Splendor Plus is the only bike which led the revolution in 100cc segment with superb mileage but it comes under the list of Bikes banned in Karnataka.

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  • It is powered by 100(97.20) cc 4 Stroke, Single Cylinder, Air-Cooled, OHC engine.
  • It delivers the Max Power of 8.20 bhp @ 8,000 rpm.
  • It churns the Torque around 8.05 Nm @ 5,000 rpm.
  • It gives the superb mileage of 81- km/litre (According to ARAI).
  • It has the Top speed of 87 km/h.
  • It got Fuel capacity of 11- litre and Reserve tank of 1-litre.

Hero Splendor plus Dimensions:

  1. Kerb Weight- 109 kg
  2. Length- 1970 mm
  3. Width- 720 mm
  4. Height- 1040 mm
  5. Wheelbase- 1230 mm
  6. Ground Clearance- 159 mm
  7. Seat Height- 785 mm

Price of Hero Splendor Plus starts from INR 47,930 * (Ex-showroom, Delhi)

Bajaj CT100 Specifications:

It is one of the leading 100cc bikes of its time and now the company has introduced again to increase the sells by getting more happy customers but it comes under the list of Bikes banned in Karnataka.

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  • It is powered by 100(99.27) cc 4 Stroke, Single Cylinder, Air-Cooled engine.
  • It delivers the Max Power of 8.2 bhp @ 7,500 rpm.
  • It churns the Torque around 8.05 Nm @ 4500 rpm.
  • It gives the superb mileage of 99.1- km/litre (According to ARAI).
  • It has the Top speed of 90 km/h.
  • It got Fuel capacity of 10.5- litre and Reserve tank of 2.4-litre.

CT100 Dimensions:

  1. Kerb Weight- 109 kg
  2. Length- 1965 mm
  3. Width- 770 mm
  4. Height- 1072 mm
  5. Wheelbase- 1235 mm
  6. Ground Clearance- 169 mm
  7. Seat Height- 678 mm

Price starts from INR 32,653 * (Ex-showroom, Delhi)

Bajaj Platina Comfortec Specifications:

It is the upgraded version of older Bajaj Platina, Comfortec version is the king of its segment for now which provides 20% less jerk in riding the bike which company has proven in every test but it comes under the list of Bikes banned in Karnataka.

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  • It is powered by 102 cc 4 Stroke, Single Cylinder, Air-Cooled, 2-valve, DTS-I with ExhausTECengine.
  • It delivers the Max Power of 8.2 ps @ 7,500 rpm.
  • It churns the Torque around 8.6 Nm @ 5,000 rpm.
  • It gives the superb mileage of 99.1- km/litre (According to ARAI).
  • It has the Top speed of 90 km/h.
  • It got Fuel capacity of 11- litre and Reserve tank of 2-litre.

Platina Comfortec Dimensions:

  1. Kerb Weight- 108 kg
  2. Length- 2000 mm
  3. Width- 840 mm
  4. Height- 1060 mm
  5. Wheelbase- 1255 mm
  6. Ground Clearance- 200 mm
  7. Seat Height- 798 mm

Price starts from INR 45,571* (Ex-showroom, Delhi)

TVS Sport Specifications:

The company has really done a great work on this bike which is perfectly suitable for the Indian roads but it comes under the list of Bikes banned in Karnataka.

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  • It is powered by 100(99.7) cc 4-Stroke Duralife, Single-Cylinder, Air-Cooled engine.
  • It delivers the Max Power of 7.6 bhp @ 7500 rpm.
  • It churns the Torque around 7.8 Nm @ 5500 rpm.
  • It gives the superb mileage of 95- km/litre (According to ARAI).
  • It has the Top speed of 85 km/h.
  • It got Fuel capacity of 12- litre and Reserve tank of 2-litre.

TVS Sport Dimensions:

  1. Kerb Weight- 108 kg
  2. Length- 1950 mm
  3. Width- 705 mm
  4. Height- 1080 mm
  5. Wheelbase- 1236 mm
  6. Ground Clearance- 170 mm
  7. Seat Height- 790 mm

Price starts from INR 46,591* (Ex-showroom, Delhi)

Bikes banned in Karnataka (iSmart specifications):

It consists of one of the most refined Fuel Economy engines of Hero which provides very good Fuel economy.

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  • It is powered by 100(97.20) cc 4 Stroke, Single Cylinder, Air-Cooled, OHC engine.
  • It delivers the Max Power of 8.24 bhp @ 8,000 rpm.
  • It churns the Torque around 8.05 Nm @ 5,000 rpm.
  • It gives the superb mileage of 92- km/litre (According to ARAI).
  • It has the Top speed of 87 km/h.

Hero iSmart Dimensions:

  1. Kerb Weight- 115 kg
  2. Length- 2015 mm
  3. Width- 770 mm
  4. Height- 1055 mm
  5. Wheelbase- 1245 mm
  6. Ground Clearance- 165 mm

Price starts from INR 47,930 * (Ex-showroom, Delhi)

So, guys what do you think about this 28- years old rule, according to me its just a foolish order which must be rectified, did you find your bike in the list of Bikes banned in Karnataka tell us your views in the comment box if you are willing to buy it and don’t forget to tell us the car & bike about which you want to get more information and follow us on FaceBook and Twitter.

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