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Bajaj Chetak Vs Hero Electric Optima Vs Ather 450 comparison


Bajaj Chetak Vs Hero Electric Optima Vs Ather 450 Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Chetak Vs Optima Vs 450 on carandbike to make an informed buying decision as to which bike to buy in 2021. This comparison has been carried out on the basis of prices, engine specifications, mileage, and features of these two-wheelers.

Chetak Vs Optima Vs 450 – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Ather 450 in New Delhi starts at ₹ 1.13 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 1.45 Lakh for the fully-loaded model. On the other hand, Hero Electric Optima price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 41,770 and goes up to Rs. ₹ 61,866 for range topping model Lastly, the Bajaj Chetak starts at ₹ 1 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 1.15 Lakh for the fully-loaded model.

SummaryBajaj ChetakHero Electric OptimaAther 450
Price₹ 1 Lakh₹ 41,770 ₹ 1.13 Lakh
ManufacturerBajajHero ElectricAther
Body TypeScooterScooterScooter
Mileage95.00 Km/Full Charge65.00 Km/Full Charge75.00 Km/Full Charge
PowerN/A0.30 bhp7.24 bhp
Enginelithium-ionVRLA2.4 kWh Lithium-ion
Fuel TypeElectricElectricElectric

Chetak Vs Optima Vs 450 – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Ather 450 base engine returns 75 Km/Full Charge. The Hero Electric Optima base returns 65 Km/Full Charge. The Bajaj Chetak basic model, on the other hand, gives 95 Km/Full Charge.

Chetak Vs Optima Vs 450 – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Ather 450 gets bhp Electric engine, whereas the Hero Electric Optima comes in bhp Electric engine. Lastly, the Bajaj Chetak is offered in bhp Electric engine.


Battery Type Lithium-ionVRLA2.4 KWh Lithium-ion
Charging Time 5 Hours7 - 8 Hours2 Hours 40 Min
Fast Charging Time N/AN/A1 Km/min
Engine Power N/A0.30 bhp7.24 bhp
Max Torque 16.00 NmN/A20.50 Nm
Cooling System N/AAir CooledAir Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartElectric StartSelf Start
Acceleration (0-40 kmph) N/AN/A3.9 s
Motor Type N/AN/ABLDC Motor
Top Speed N/AN/A80 kmph

Fuel Consumption

Battery Range 95 Km/Full Charge65-70 Km/Full Charge75 Km/Full Charge

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 100 kg82 kg118 kg
Length 1970 mm1970 mm1800 mm
Width 745 mm745 mm700 mm
Height 1145 mm1145 mm1250 mm
Wheelbase N/A810 mm1278 mm
Ground Clearance 170 mm165 mm160 mm
Seat Height N/A774 mm765 mm
F:R Weight Ratio N/AN/A47 : 53


Clutch N/AAutomaticBelt Drive

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type N/AReinforced High Strength Steel ChassisPrecision Machined Hybrid Chassis
Front Suspension N/ASoft SuspensionTelescopic Forks
Rear Suspension N/ASoft SuspensionSymmetrically Mounted Progressive Mono-shock


Front Brake Type DrumDrumHydraulically Actuated Triple-Piston Calliper - Disc
Rear Brake Type DrumDrumHydraulically Actuated Single-Piston Calliper - Disc
Front Disc/Drum Size N/AN/A200 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size N/AN/A190 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size N/A16 inches12 inches
Wheel Type AlloyAlloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre N/A16 X 3 Inch90/90-12 Tubeless
Rear Tyre N/A16 X 3 Inch90/90-12 Tubeless


Battery 3kWh48V/20AhLithium-ion
Headlight LEDHalogenLED
Tail Light LEDBulbLED

Standard Features

Gear Indicatorcrosscrosscross
Fuel Warning Indicatortickcrosscross
Fuel Gaugetickcrosscross
Low Oil Indicatorcrosscrosscross
Low Battery Indicatortickcrosstick
Pillion Seattickticktick
Pillion Grabrailtickticktick
Engine Kill Switchcrosscrosstick
Tripmeter TypeDigital-Digital
Tripmeter Counttickcrosstick
Pass Lightticktickcross
AHO(Automatic Headlamp On)-cross-
Boot Light In Luggage Box-cross-
BS-IV Compliant-cross-
Exciting Body Graphics-cross-
Mobile Charging Socket-cross-
Side-Stand Indicator-cross-
Stunning Meter Console-cross-
AHO (Automatic Headlamps On)--cross
Back-lit Switchgear--cross
BSIV Compliant Engine--cross
Check who is calling with Bluetooth® connectivity--tick
Clear-Lens Indicator Lenses--cross
Front & Rear Disc Brakes--tick
Get over-the-air software upgrades--tick
Interactive Dash--tick
Low Center Of Gravity--tick
Mono-Shock Suspension--tick
Perfect Balance--tick
Play the next song with Bluetooth® connectivity--tick
Reverse Mode--tick

Additonal Features

Signature "C"tick--
Glove Boxtick--
Retractable Luggage Hooktick--
Integrated Braking System & Tubeless Tyres-cross-
7” Touchscreen--tick

Key Features

Electronic Switchestick--
Reverse Geartick--
Find the nearest charging point--tick
Navigate with on-board Google MapsTM--tick

Competitor of Bajaj Chetak

Competitor of Hero Electric Optima

Competitor of Ather 450

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