Cruiser bikes have better ergonomics to go the distance. The engine is built to give more torque over horsepower.
Cruiser bikes are designed to allow greater rider comfort with a much more relaxed riding posture while compared to sports bikes. Cruisers are usually built heavy and have minimalistic design features.
Engines on cruiser bikes are tuned to produce more torque to enable effortless highway riding. Their heavy build keeps them planted on the road. Although they are not known for having high speed engines, the extra torque on cruiser bikes give them instant power to overtake slower moving vehicles.
Cruiser bikes come in varied capacities depending on their engines. They have engines as small as 150cc and go up to 1000cc and above.
Cruiser Bike Manufacturers
The big 4 Japanese two-wheeler manufacturers, Honda, Kawasaki, Suzuki and Yamaha have cruiser bikes in their line-up.
European brands like Benelli, BMW Motorrad, Ducati, Keeway, Moto Guzzi and Triumph along with American brands like Arch Motorcycle, Harley-Davidson, Indian Motorcycle and Victory Motorcycles are cruiser bike manufacturers.
Bajaj, Jawa, Honda, Royal Enfield and TVS are brands that make cruiser bikes in India.
Top Cruiser Bikes in India Price List (March 2023) in India
|Indian Challenger||₹ 39.99 Lakhs|
|Honda CB350RS||₹ 1.9 - 1.98 Lakhs|
|BMW R 18||₹ 19.9 - 24 Lakhs|
|Honda Hness CB350||₹ 1.86 - 1.96 Lakhs|
|Kawasaki W175||₹ 1.47 - 1.49 Lakhs|
|Royal Enfield Super Meteor 650||₹ 3.49 - 3.79 Lakhs|
|Harley-Davidson Custom1250 ||₹ 16 - 17 Lakhs|
|Bajaj Avenger 400||₹ 1.5 Lakhs|
|Benelli Imperiale 400||₹ 1.89 - 2.11 Lakhs|
|Keeway K-Light 250V||₹ 2.89 - 3.09 Lakhs|