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JAWA Forty Two Vs Honda CB Shine Vs Hero Achiever comparison

JAWA Forty Two Price
Honda CB Shine Price
Hero Achiever Price
Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 1.65 Lakh
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₹ 71,550
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₹ 65,900
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JAWA Forty Two Vs Honda CB Shine Vs Hero Achiever Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Forty Two Vs CB Shine Vs Achiever 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.

Forty Two Vs CB Shine Vs Achiever – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Honda CB Shine in New Delhi starts at ₹ 71,550 and goes up to ₹ 76,346 for the fully-loaded model. On the other hand, Hero Achiever price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 65,900 and goes up to Rs. ₹ 67,900 for range topping model Lastly, the JAWA Forty Two starts at ₹ 1.65 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 1.74 Lakh for the fully-loaded model.

SummaryJAWA Forty TwoHonda CB ShineHero Achiever
Price₹ 1.65 Lakh₹ 71,550 ₹ 65,900
Body TypeCruiserCommuterCommuter
Mileage37.50 Km/l65.00 Km/l50.00 Km/l
Power27.00 bhp10.50 bhp13.40 bhp
Engine293.0 CC124.7 CC149.1 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

Forty Two Vs CB Shine Vs Achiever – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Honda CB Shine base engine returns 65 Km/l. The Hero Achiever base returns 50 Km/l. The JAWA Forty Two basic model, on the other hand, gives 38 Km/l.

Forty Two Vs CB Shine Vs Achiever – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Honda CB Shine gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Hero Achiever comes in bhp Petrol engine. Lastly, the JAWA Forty Two is offered in bhp Petrol engine.


Engine CC 293.0 cc124.7 cc149.1 cc
No Of Cylinder 111
Max Power 27 bhp @ rpm10.5 bhp @ 7500 rpm13.4 bhp @ 8000 rpm
Max Torque 28 Nm @ rpm11 Nm @ 6000 rpm12.8 Nm @ 5000 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 422
Fuel Delivery Fuel InjectionFuel InjectionCarburetor
Cooling System Liquid CooledAir CooledAir Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartSelf / Kick StartSelf / Kick Start
Bore Stroke 76 x 65N/AN/A
Compression 11:19:2:1N/A
Emission Standard BS VIBS VIN/A
Exhaust Twin ExhaustN/AN/A
Bore N/A52.4 mmN/A
Stroke N/A57.8 mmN/A

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 14.0 L10.5 L13.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/A1.3 L1.8 L
Mileage 37.50 Km/l65.00 Km/l50.00 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 170 kg114 kg139 kg
Length 2122 mm2046 mm2060 mm
Width 789 mm737 mm763 mm
Height 1165 mm1116 mm1086 mm
Wheelbase 1369 mm1285 mm1290 mm
Ground Clearance N/A162 mm160 mm
Seat Height N/A791 mm800 mm
Frame Double cradleN/AN/A


No. Of Gears 6 Gears4 Gears5 Gears
Clutch N/AWet, MultiplateMulti-plate, Wet Type

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Double CradleDiamondTubular, Diamond Type
Front Suspension Telescopic Hydraulic ForkTelescopicTelescopic Hydraulic Shock Absorbers
Rear Suspension Gas Canister - Twin Shock HydraulicHydraulic TypeSwing Arm With Adjustable Shock Absorber


Front Brake Type Disc With Floating Caliper And ABSDrumDrum,Internal Expanding Shoe Type
Rear Brake Type DrumDrumDrum,Internal Expanding Shoe Type
Front Disc/Drum Size 280 mm130 mm130 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 153 mm130 mm130 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 18 inches18 inches18 inches
Wheel Type Spoke WheelsAlloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 90/90 - 18 Tubeless80/100-18 Tubeless80/100-18 47P (Tubeless)
Rear Tyre 120/80 - 17 Tubeless80/100-18 Tubeless80/100-18 54P (Tubeless)


Battery N/A12V 5.0Ah12V - 5Ah Maintenance Free
Headlight N/AHalogen Bulb12V - 35W/35W - Halogen Bulb(MFR)
Tail Light N/ABulb12V - 5W - MFR

Standard Features

Gear Indicatorcrosscrosscross
Fuel Warning Indicatortickcrosscross
Fuel Gaugetickticktick
Low Oil Indicatortickcrosscross
Low Battery Indicatortickcrosscross
Pillion Seattickticktick
Pillion Grabrailtickticktick
Engine Kill Switchtickcrosstick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalcrossAnalogue
Tripmeter Countcrosscrosscross
Pass Lighttickticktick
3D Wing Mark Emblem with Premium Stylingcross-cross
Anti-lock Braking Systemcross--
Gear Shift Levercross-cross
Handle Bar Weightscross-cross
Passion and horsepowertick--
Power and handlingtick--
Premium Front Cowlcross-cross
Quality at the heart of designtick--
Single Channel ABStick--
Stylish Meter Consolecross-cross
Viscous Air Filtercross-tick
5 Step Adjustable Suspension-tick-
Chrome Carburetor Cover-tick-
Chrome Finish Muffler-tick-
Combi Brake System With Equalizer-tick-
Digital Analog Meter-cross-
eSP Technology-cross-
Modern Graphics-tick-
Outstanding Tail Light-tick-
Seal Chain-cross-
Silent Start with ACG-cross-
Strong Rear Appearance-cross-
Tubeless Tyres-ticktick
Headlights With Pilot Lamps--tick
i3S Technology (Idle Start-Stop System)--tick
Maintenance Free Battery--tick
Side Stand Indicator--tick
Solid Aerodynamic Design With New Body Graphics--tick
Specially Designed Seat For Better Comfort--tick

Additonal Features

Black Alloy Wheels & Front Disc Brakecross-cross
Superior Performance with Black Robust Enginecross-cross

Key Features

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