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Bajaj Maxima Z Vs Piaggio Ape Auto DX Comparison

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    Bajaj Maxima Z
    Bajaj Maxima Z
    ₹ 1.96 - ₹ 1.98 Lakh*
    *Ex-showroom Price
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    Piaggio Ape Auto DX
    Piaggio Ape Auto DX
    ₹ 3.52 - ₹ 3.54 Lakh*
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Bajaj Maxima Z vs Piaggio Ape Auto DX

Should you buy Bajaj Maxima Z or Piaggio Ape Auto DX? Compare the models on the basis of their price, dimension, fuel type, payload capacity, Chasis type, number of tyres, GVW & other safety features. Maxima Z has 236.2 cc engine & Ape Auto DX has 230.7 cc engine. Find out which commercial vehicle is best for you.

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Basic Information
Model Name
Maxima Z
Ape Auto DX
Brand Name
On Road Price
₹ 1.96 Lakh
₹ 3.52 Lakh
User Rating
4.9
Based on 29 Reviews
4.8
Based on 21 Reviews
Body Type
Auto Rickshaw
Auto Rickshaw
Finance Available (EMI)
₹ 3,791.00
₹ 6,828.00
Performance
Max Power
9 hp
10.05 hp
Displacement (cc)
236.2
230.7
Fuel Tank (Litres)
40 (5.6kg)
20.6
Engine
4 Stroke oil cooled
Forced Air Cooled with 3 Valve Tech
Fuel Type
CNG
LPG
Emission Norms
BS-VI
BS-VI
Max Torque
16.2 Nm
18.7 Nm
Acceleration
-
-
Mileage City
-
-
Mileage Highway
-
-
Top Speed
-
-
Mileage
-
30
Gradeability (%)
21
26.2
Max Speed (km/h)
-
60
Engine Cylinders
1
1
Turning Radius (mm)
2880
-
Dimension
Overall Length (mm)
2835
2940
Overall Width (mm)
1350
1470
Overall Height (mm)
1780
1950
Ground Clearance (mm)
194
200
Wheelbase (mm)
2000
1920
Axle Configuration
-
-
Transmission & Loading Capacity
Transmission
Manual
Manual
Payload (Kgs)
-
-
GVW / GCW (Kgs)
Kerb Weight (Kgs)
482
453
Gear Box
4-Speed
4-Speed
Clutch
Wet, Multiplate
Multi Disc Wet Type
Power SteeringNoNo
Features
Steering
Handle Bar
Handle Bar
A/CNoNo
Cruise ControlNoNo
Navigation SystemNoNo
TelematicsNoNo
Tiltable SteeringNoNo
Arm-restNoNo
Seat TypeYesYes
Driver Information DisplayYesYes
Adjustable Driver SeatNoNo
Seating Capacity
D+4 Passanger
D+3
Tubeless TyresNoNo
Seat Belts
-
-
Hill HoldNoNo
Brakes & Suspension
Brakes
Hydraulic Drum Brakes
Drum Brake
Front Axle
-
-
Front Suspension
-
Hydraulic Telescopic Shock Absorber with Helical Compression Spring with Damper
Rear Axle
-
-
Rear Suspension
Helical coil compression spring
Hydraulic Telescopic Shock Absorber with Rubber Compression Spring with Damper
ABSNoNo
Parking BrakesYesYes
Body Option & Cabin Type
Chassis Type
Chassis with Cabin
Chassis with Cabin
Body Option
Fully Built
Fully Built
Cabin Type
Day Cabin
Day Cabin
Tiltable CabinNoNo
Tyres
Number of Tyre
3
3
Rear Tyre
4.00 - 10, 6 PR
4.50 - 10, 8 PR
Front Tyre
4.00 - 10, 6 PR
4.50 - 10, 8 PR
Others
No. Of Axles
-
-
Axle Types
-
-
Body Brakes
-
-
ChassisYesYes
Floor Type
-
-
Body Material
-
-
Canopy Length
-
-
Water Tank Capacity (KL)
-
-
Water Tank Type
-
-
No. Of Valves
-
-
Pump Type
-
-
Bulker Type
-
-
Bulker Discharge Pipe
-
-
Bulker Air Inlet Pipe
-
-
Bulker Equipments
-
-
Bulker Electricals
-
-
Bulker Pressure
-
-
Floor Material
-
-
Side Board Material
-
-
Rear Board Material
-
-
External/Interior Surface
-
-
Refrigerating Unit
-
-
Temperature Range
-
-
Battery(Volts)
12 V, 32 Ah
12V DC 50Ah
Fog Lights
-
-

Pros and Cons

  • Pros
  • Cons

    Bajaj Maxima Z

    • Bajaj' another auto-rickshaw that is trustworthy
    • Suitable for city and outside drives too
    • Good mileage enable higher potential earning
    • A comfortable and relaxing passenger cabin
    • Easy to navigate and drive
    • Available in diesel, CNG & LPG variants makes it suitable all customers

    Piaggio Ape Auto DX

    • Piaggio's another promising auto-rickshaw for urban & rural last-mile mobility needs
    • Higher power & torque
    • Spacious passenger cabin with a safety gate
    • Affordable price
    • Strong build quality
    • Reliable auto that has a lower maintenance cost

    Bajaj Maxima Z

    • 8L capacity fuel tank is small
    • Smaller luggage space
    • Basic dashboard

    Piaggio Ape Auto DX

    • No Petrol variant
    • Not many colours to choose
    • Gradeability & ground clearance could have been better
    • The engine is slightly noisy

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User Reviews of Comparison

  • Bajaj Maxima Z
  • Piaggio Ape Auto DX
  • Auto ka King

    Agar aapko ek aisa auto khareed na ho jo sasta hai, low maintenance hai aur tikao hai, toh Bajaj Maxima Z abhi India ka...

    By adil palod
    On: May 20, 2022
  • bigger dimension,

    Buy only Maxima X Wide than Z because you get bigger dimension, more space and big vehicle overall. Price is not very di...

    By dilshad ali
    On: Dec 07, 2021
  • May be Piaggio is a good options.

    Not good auto. Bajaj is a India’s top brand but not all auto rickshaw give you good moeny. Maxima Z is giving me low mil...

    By utkarsh
    On: Jun 20, 2021
  • Good Bajaj Auto ricksahw

    Good Bajaj Auto ricksahw in India. In mileage, maintenace, performance, pickup and power. ...

    By udant
    On: Jun 20, 2021
  • CNG is a better option than petorl

    In auto rickshaw Bajaj is the best. Buy Maxima or RE, both auto good for mileage and kamai be good hai. I think the CNG ...

    By raghav
    On: Jun 20, 2021
  • No good vehicle

    No good vehicle, mileage less also some trouble in suspension in 6 months itself, spend 2/3 visit to dealership for serv...

    By thambi k
    On: Mar 29, 2022
  • Overall super vehicle

    This Ape auto is powerful. Piaggio offered good features, the drving of this auto is smooth. Easy on/off and steering ha...

    By tanish
    On: Jun 20, 2021
  • like Bajaj

    I purchased this auto after market research and also test drive other brand like Bajaj and Mahindra. The auto is strong ...

    By teerth
    On: Jun 20, 2021
  • DX is overall better auto.

    If you want strong and rugged auto for more people transport, Ape DX is one good options, but you can also try Bajaj bra...

    By rachit
    On: Jun 20, 2021
  • Overall Ape Auto is good.

    Ape DX auto give better pickup and mileage on city road. No failure in this auto, maintenance also low. BS6 engine is re...

    By praneel
    On: Jun 20, 2021
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