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Piaggio Vespa Vs Honda Dio Vs Hero Electric Photon comparison

  • Piaggio Vespa
Piaggio Vespa Price
Honda Dio Price
Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 91,492
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₹ 62,229
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₹ 86,490
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Piaggio Vespa Vs Honda Dio Vs Hero Electric Photon Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Vespa Vs Dio Vs Photon 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.

Vespa Vs Dio Vs Photon – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Honda Dio in New Delhi starts at ₹ 62,229 and goes up to ₹ 68,127 for the fully-loaded model. On the other hand, Hero Electric Photon price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 86,490 Lastly, the Piaggio Vespa starts at ₹ 91,492 and goes up to ₹ 1.19 Lakh for the fully-loaded model.

SummaryPiaggio VespaHonda DioHero Electric Photon
Price₹ 91,492 ₹ 62,229 ₹ 86,490
ManufacturerPiaggioHondaHero Electric
Body TypeScooterScooterScooter
Mileage45.00 Km/l55.00 Km/l50.00 Km/Full Charge
Power9.78 bhp8.00 bhp2.00 bhp
Engine125.0 CC109.2 CCVRLA
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolElectric

Vespa Vs Dio Vs Photon – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Honda Dio base engine returns 55 Km/l. The Hero Electric Photon base returns 50 Km/Full Charge. The Piaggio Vespa basic model, on the other hand, gives 45 Km/l.

Vespa Vs Dio Vs Photon – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Honda Dio gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Hero Electric Photon comes in bhp Electric engine. Lastly, the Piaggio Vespa is offered in bhp Petrol engine.


Engine CC 125.0 cc109.2 ccN/A
No Of Cylinder 11N/A
Max Power 9.78 bhp @ 7500 rpm8 bhp @ 8000 rpmN/A
Max Torque 9.6 Nm @ 5500 rpm9 Nm @ 4750 rpmN/A
Valves Per Cylinder 32N/A
Fuel Delivery Fuel InjectionFuel InjectionN/A
Cooling System Air CooledFan CooledAir Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self / Kick StartSelf / Kick StartElectric Start
Emission Standard BS VIBS VIN/A
Battery Type N/AN/AVRLA
Charging Time N/AN/AN/A
Fast Charging Time N/AN/AN/A
Engine Power N/AN/A2.00 bhp

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 8.0 L5.3 LN/A
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/A1.0 LN/A
Mileage 45.00 Km/l55.00 Km/lN/A
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A
Battery Range N/AN/A50 Km/Full Charge

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 114 kg107 kg111 kg
Length 1770 mm1808 mm1970 mm
Width 690 mm723 mm745 mm
Height 1140 mm1150 mm1145 mm
Wheelbase 1290 mm1260 mmN/A
Ground Clearance 155 mm160 mm140 mm
Seat Height 770 mm650 mmN/A


No. Of Gears N/AN/AN/A
Clutch AutomaticV - MaticAutomatic

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Telescopic ForksUnder BoneReinforced Steel Chassis
Front Suspension Single ShockTelescopic SuspensionTelescopic Suspension
Rear Suspension Rear Suspension With Dual-Effect Hydraulic Shock Absorber3-Step AdjustableTelescopic Suspension
Suspension N/AN/ATelescopic


Front Brake Type DrumDrumDisc
Rear Brake Type DrumDrum (CBS)Drum
Front Disc/Drum Size 149 mm130 mmN/A
Rear Disc/Drum Size 140 mm130 mmN/A

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 11 inches10 inches10 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsSheet MetalSteel Alloy Wheels
Front Tyre 110-70/11 - Tubeless90/100-12 54J (Tubeless)10 X 3 Inch
Rear Tyre 120-70/10 - Tubeless90/100-10 53 (Tubeless)10 X 3 Inch


Battery Maintenance Free12V 3Ah (MF)72V/24AH
Headlight Bulb And ReflectorHalogen BulbPolycarbonate Head Lamp
Tail Light LEDBulbBulb

Standard Features

Gear Indicatorcrosscrosscross
Fuel Warning Indicatortickcrosscross
Fuel Gaugeticktickcross
Low Oil Indicatortickcrosscross
Low Battery Indicatorcrosscrosstick
Pillion Seattickticktick
Pillion Grabrailtickticktick
Engine Kill Switchcrosstickcross
Tripmeter TypeDigitalAnaloguecross
Tripmeter Countticktickcross
Pass Lighttickticktick
18 Litres of Storage Space-tick-
4-In-1 Lock With Seat Opening Switch-cross-
Automatic HeadLamp on (AHO)-tick-
Bold Body-Mounted Headlamp-tick-
Carved Tail Light-tick-
CBS with Equalizer-tick-
Clic Mechanism-cross-
Digital Analog Meter With Speed Indicator-cross-
Elegant Chrome Garnish With Premium 3D Emblem-cross-
Full Metal Body-cross-
HET Engine (Honda Eco Technology)-cross-
LED Headlamp & position lamp-tick-
Metal Muffler Protector-tick-
New Front Hook And Retractable Rear Hook-cross-
Service Due Indicator -cross-
Signature Gold Rim-tick-
Tubeless Tyres-tick-

Additonal Features

Signature "C"--cross
Glove Box--cross
Retractable Luggage Hook--cross

Key Features

Electronic Switches--cross
Reverse Gear--cross

Competitor of Piaggio Vespa

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