Splendor PRO vs Star City Plus

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Rs57,026 *
*On Road Price Delhi
Rs52,027 *
*On Road Price Delhi

Hero Splendor Pro vs TVS Star City Plus

Hero Splendor Pro vs TVS Star City Plus: Hero Splendor Pro Kick Alloy is the more fuel efficient one with a claimed mileage of 90 Kmpl while the claimed figure for TVS Star City Plus Kick Start Alloy is 86 Kmpl. TVS Star City Plus is priced at Rs 52,027 (On road, Delhi) while Hero Splendor Pro is the costlier one priced at Rs 57,026 (On road, Delhi). Splendor PRO is available in 7 colour options while Star City Plus has 11 colours to choose from. Splendor PRO churns out a power of 8.36 PS @ 8000 rpm while Star City Plus produces 8.4 PS @ 7000 rpm.


Mileage90 Kmpl86 Kmpl
Front BrakeDrumDrum
Rear BrakeDrumDrum
Wheel TypeAlloyAlloy
StartingKick and Self StartKick Start Only
Fuel Capacity11 Ltrs10 Ltrs
Engine TypeAir-Cooled, 4-Stroke Single Cylinder OHC4 Stroke
Displacement97.2 cc109.7 cc
Maximum Speed87 Kmph90 Kmph
Gear Box4 Speed4 Speed
Fuel TypePetrolPetrol
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Engine and Transmission

Engine TypeAir-Cooled, 4-Stroke Single Cylinder OHC4 Stroke
Displacement97.2 cc109.7 cc
Mileage90 Kmpl86 Kmpl
Maximum Power8.36 PS @ 8000 rpm8.4 PS @ 7000 rpm
Maximum Torque8.05 Nm @ 5000 rpm8.7 Nm @ 5000 rpm
StartingKick and Self StartKick Start Only
Maximum Speed87 Kmph90 Kmph
Cooling SystemAir CooledAir Cooled
Gear Box4 Speed4 Speed
ClutchWet, Multi-PlateWet, Multi Plate
No. of Cylinders11
Drive TypeChain DriveChain Drive
Valves (per cylinder)24
Bore50 mm53.5 mm
Stroke49.5 mm48.8 mm
Supply SystemCarburetorCarburetor
Transmission TypeManualManual

Tyres and Brakes

Tyre Size

Front :-2.75 - 18

Rear :-2.75 - 18

Front :-2.75 - 17,

Rear :-3.00 - 17

Tyre TypeTubeTubeless
Wheel Size

Front :-18 inch,

Rear :-18 inch

Front :-17 inch,

Rear :-17 inch

Front BrakeDrumDrum
Rear BrakeDrumDrum
Optimum Tyre pressure (Rider)NA25 psi
Optimum Tyre Pressure (Rider & Pillion)NA25 psi
Front Brake Diameter130 mm130 mm
Rear Brake Diameter110 mm110 mm

Features and Safety

Body GraphicsYesYes
Carry HookNoNo
Fuel economy IndicatorYesYes
Seat TypeSingleSingle
ConsoleAnalogueAnalogue and Digital
Passenger BackrestNoNo
Step-up SeatNoNo
Passenger FootrestYesYes
Underseat StorageNoNo
Distance to Empty IndicatorNoNo

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis/FrameTubular Double CradleSingle Cradle Tubular Frame
Front SuspensionTelescopic Hydraulic Shock AbsorbersTelescopic Oil Damped Front Suspension
Rear SuspensionSwing Arm With 5 Step Adjustable Hydraulic Shock Absorber5 Step Adjustable Hydraulic Shock Absorber


Length1970 mm1980 mm
Height1040 mm1080 mm
Width720 mm750 mm
Ground Clearance159 mm172 mm
Saddle Height785 mm785 mm
Kerb Weight109 Kg109 Kg
Wheelbase1230 mm1260 mm
Fuel Capacity11 Ltrs10 Ltrs


IgnitionDC Digital CDITCI
Head Lamp12V - 35W / 35W - Halogen bulb (Multi reflector)12 V - 35 / 35 W (HS1)
Tail LampBulbBulb
Turn Signal LampBulbBulb
Pass SwitchYesYes
Projector HeadlightNoNo
Battery TypeMaintenance FreeNA
Battery Capacity12 V, 3 Ah12 V - 5 Ah
Low Fuel IndicatorNAYes
Pilot LampsNoNo
LED Tail LightNoNo

Service Costs

Air Filter Service CostNA245
Air Filter Service FrequencyNA12000 kms
Spark Plug Service CostNA85
Spark Plug Service FrequencyNA12000 Kms
First year Service CostNA1905
Second year Service CostNA3040
Third year Service CostNA3040
Fourth year Service CostNA3040
Fifth year Service CostNA3040
Count of free services/kms.NA5
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Expert Reviews

  • Hero Splendor Pro Review-The Legendary Commuter

    Hero Splendor Pro Review-The Legendary Commuter

    Posted By: Rajpal Singh on Nov 20, 2013

    The pros: Affordable machine with all basic features, frugal engine, lightweight, comfortable and maneuverability is quite easy.The cons: Ordinary looks, difficult to control at high speed, suspension system needs to update. Tyres loose its grip at high speed. The crux: Splendor has a glorious past,... Read More

  • TVS Star City+ Road Test

    TVS Star City+ Road Test

    Posted By: Rommel Albuquerque on Aug 12, 2015

    The pros: Stylish commuter comes with a semi-digital instrument console, good quality material used, refined engine and very much comfortable. The cons: It lacks of digital fuel gauge and a digital odometer, it would have come up with disc brake option.The crux: Overall, TVS star city + is one ... Read More

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