TVS Jupiter Grande vs Honda Activa 5G - Price, Features & Spec comparison

10/10/2018 - 11:53 | ,  ,  ,   | Ajinkya Lad

TVS Motor Company recently launched the Jupiter Grande, which goes on sale at INR 55,936 and INR 59,648 for the Drum and Disc brake variants. The chief rival to the TVS Jupiter Grande is the Honda Activa 5G, the highest-selling scooter in India with average monthly sales of 2.5 lakh units. Here’s a quick spec-level comparison between the Jupiter Grande and the Activa 5G.

Tvs Jupiter Grande Press Image Front Right Quarter
The TSV Jupiter Grande receives cosmetic updates and feature additions.

The new TVS Jupiter Grande comes with new features like LED headlight, diamond-cut alloy wheels and a semi-digital instrument console. Cosmetic updates include a new Starlight Blue paint scheme with beige panels, quilted faux leather seat and chrome garnish on various body panels. The Jupiter Grande comes with an external fuel filler cap.

On the other hand, the Honda Activa 5G also features an LED headlamp as well as an LED position light. The Activa 5G Deluxe variant comes with an analogue-digital instrument cluster with Eco Speed indicator. While the Jupiter Grande comes with an optional front disc brake, the Activa 5G features drum brakes at both the ends.

Specifications TVS Jupiter Grande Honda Activa 5G
Engine 109.7 cc CVTi engine 109.19 cc HET engine
Maximum Power 7.88 PS at 7,500 rpm 7.85 bhp at 7,500 rpm
Peak Torque 8 Nm at 5,500 rpm 9 Nm at 5,500 rpm
Transmission CVT V-Matic
Front Suspension 30 mm telescopic fork Spring Loaded Hydraulic Type
Rear Suspension Gas-charged adjustable mono-shock Spring Loaded Hydraulic Type
Front Brake 130 mm drum with SBS (220 mm front disc is optional) 130 mm drum brake with CBS
Rear Brake 130 mm drum with SBS 130 mm drum brake with CBS
Under-seat Storage Capacity 17 litres with an optional charging port for mobile phones 18 litres (optional Smartphone charging port)
Fuel Tank Capacity 5 litres (external fuel filler cap) 5.3 litres (internal fuel filler cap)
Seat Height 765 mm 765 mm
Ground Clearance 150 mm 153 mm
Tyre Size, Front & Rear 90/90-12 (Tubeless), Alloy Wheels 90/100-10 53J (Tubeless), Steel Wheels
Price (Ex-showroom Delhi) INR 55,936 (Drum Brake) & INR 59,648 (Disc Drake) INR 53,865 (STD), INR 55,730 (DLX)

The top-spec TVS Jupiter Grande receives 12-inch machined alloy wheels, while the Honda Activa 5G gets 10-inch steel rims. Both the scooters feature 90-section tubeless tyres at both the ends. The Jupiter Grande comes shod with 30 mm telescopic front forks and an adjustable mono-shock at the back. The Activa 5G, on the other hand, receives spring loaded hydraulic type shock absorbers at the front and rear.

Honda Activa 5G front left quarter at 2018 Auto Expo
The Honda Activa 5G is the best-selling scooter in India with average sales of 2.5 lakh units per month.

Also Read: Top 10 Best-selling scooters in India in 2018 - Honda Activa to TVS Ntorq 125

The Honda Activa has a slightly higher under-seat storage capacity of 18-litres, while that on the Jupiter Grande is 17-litres. The Jupiter Grande has an external fuel filler cap, while the Activa 5G has a conventional internal fuel filler cap.

TVS Jupiter Grande - Image Gallery

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