Raftaar Galaxy vs Merico Speedstar

STD scooter

Raftaar Galaxy


₹ 51,900

60V scooter

Merico Speedstar


₹ 53,692

STD Drum Brake scooter

Hero Destini 125 XTEC

STD Drum Brake

₹ 70,290


Specifications Overview

Variant Name STD 60V STD Drum Brake
On Road Price ₹ 54,132 ₹ 56,001 ₹ 78,936
Fuel Type Electric Electric Petrol
Body Type Electric Scooter Electric scooter -
Mileage(ARAI) --50 kmpl
User Rating -- 3.9
Transmission Type Automatic Automatic Automatic
Fuel Tank Capacity --5 Litres
Engine Displacement --124.6 cc

Body & Suspension

Galaxy colours

Speedstar colours

Destini 125 XTEC colours
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Body Type Electric ScooterElectric scooter-
Suspension - Front Telescopic (Hydraulic Type)TelescopicTelescopic Hydraulic Shock Absorber
Suspension - Rear Double shoker with dual tube technology (Hydraulic)-Unit Swing with Spring Loaded Hydraulic Damper
Frame Type -High Rigid Tubular Frame-

Engine & Transmission

Engine Type Hub MotorBLDC, Hub Motor-
Max Power 250 W250 W9.12 PS @ 7000 rpm
Max Torque --10.4 Nm @ 5500 rpm
Engine Capacity --124.6 cc
Bore x Stroke --52.4 x 57.8 mm
Cooling type --Air Cooled
Type AutomaticAutomaticAutomatic
Fuelling ElectricElectric-
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Comfort & Convenience

Console Type DigitalDigital-
Luggage Space YesYes-
Odometer Digital-Digital
Speedometer DigitalDigitalAnalogue
Start Type Self Start OnlySelf Start OnlyElectric Start
Fuel level guage Digital-Yes
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ABS - Anti-lock braking system No--
Brake Assist Yes--
Slipper Clutch --Dry, Centrifugal
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Performance & Drivetrain

Mileage (Claimed) --50 kmpl
Max Speed 25 Kmph-85 Kmph
Range/Charge 100 km/Charge--

Dimensions & Capacity

Length 1825 mm1850 mm1809 mm
Width 715 mm610 mm729 mm
Height 1100 mm1130 mm1154 mm
Unladden/Kerb Weight -59.9 kg114 kg
Wheelbase -1360 mm1245 mm
Seat Height 874 mm-778 mm
Ground Clearance 180 mm195 mm155 mm
Fuel Tank Capacity --5 Litres
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Wheels, Tyre & Brakes

Front Type DrumDisc-
Rear Type DrumDrum-
Front Tyre Size 3.00-103.00-10,90/100-10
Rear Tyre Size 3.00-103.00-10,90/100-10
Tyre Size Spare --90/100 - 10
Tubeless Tyres YesYesYes
Wheel Type AlloyAlloyAlloy
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Battery Capacity 1.5 kwh-0.48 kwh
Battery Type VRLAVRLAMF Battery
Motor Power 250 W250 W-

Entertainment & Communication


Charging Socket -YesYes
Charging Time 4-6 Hours6-7 Hours-

Pros & Cons

  • Decent build quality & fit and finish
  • Hero’s widespread service network is a peace of mind in itself
  • Powerful & fuel-efficient scooter
  • Ride quality is one of the best in the segment
  • Feels dated already
  • Long term reliability is questionable
  • Not as equipped as the rivals

Detailed Comparison of Galaxy and Speedstar

Comfort & Convenience

Raftaar Galaxy has features like Luggage Space and Merico Speedstar, on the other hand, has Luggage Space.

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Comparisons for Raftaar Galaxy vs Merico Speedstar

Confused between Galaxy & Speedstar? Wondering whether you should spend that hard earned money on Raftaar Galaxy or Merico Speedstar? Don't Worry! We are here to help you choose between these two models. Talking about STD variant of Raftaar Galaxy, it has been priced at Rs 54.13 K. On the other hand, Merico Speedstar will cost you Rs 1.87 K more than Galaxy. 60V variant of Merico Speedstar comes with a price tag of Rs 56.00 K. Check the detailed comparison of both the models below on the basis of safety features, comfort, power, transmission, suspension and more.

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Raftaar Galaxy vs Merico Speedstar FAQs

  • What is the on-road price of Raftaar Galaxy?

    The on-road price of Raftaar Galaxy is Rs. 54.13 K in New Delhi

  • What is the on-road price of Merico Speedstar?

    The on-road price of Merico Speedstar is Rs. 56.00 K in New Delhi