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Mahindra Alfa Vs Piaggio Ape Auto DX Comparison

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    Mahindra Alfa
    Mahindra Alfa
    ₹ 2.88 - ₹ 2.89 Lakh*
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    Piaggio Ape Auto DX
    Piaggio Ape Auto DX
    ₹ 3.52 - ₹ 3.54 Lakh*
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Mahindra Alfa vs Piaggio Ape Auto DX

Should you buy Mahindra Alfa 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. Alfa has 597 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
Alfa
Ape Auto DX
Brand Name
On Road Price
₹ 2.88 Lakh
₹ 3.52 Lakh
User Rating
4.8
Based on 13 Reviews
4.8
Based on 21 Reviews
Body Type
Auto Rickshaw
Auto Rickshaw
Finance Available (EMI)
₹ 5,574.00
₹ 6,828.00
Performance
Max Power
9 hp
10.05 hp
Displacement (cc)
597
230.7
Fuel Tank (Litres)
10.5
20.6
Engine
Four Stroke Single Cylinder Water Cooled Diesel Engine
Forced Air Cooled with 3 Valve Tech
Fuel Type
Diesel
LPG
Emission Norms
BS-VI
BS-VI
Max Torque
23.5 Nm
18.7 Nm
Acceleration
-
-
Mileage City
-
-
Mileage Highway
-
-
Top Speed
-
-
Mileage
28.9
30
Gradeability (%)
-
26.2
Max Speed (km/h)
54
60
Engine Cylinders
1
1
Turning Radius (mm)
1750
-
Dimension
Overall Length (mm)
3025
2940
Overall Width (mm)
1480
1470
Overall Height (mm)
1930
1950
Ground Clearance (mm)
170
200
Wheelbase (mm)
2005
1920
Axle Configuration
-
-
Transmission & Loading Capacity
Transmission
Manual
Manual
Payload (Kgs)
-
-
GVW / GCW (Kgs)
Kerb Weight (Kgs)
515
453
Gear Box
5-Speed
4-Speed
Clutch
Multi plate wet clutch
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+3 Passenger
D+3
Tubeless TyresNoNo
Seat Belts
-
-
Hill HoldNoNo
Brakes & Suspension
Brakes
Hydraulic Brake
Drum Brake
Front Axle
-
-
Front Suspension
Coil spring, hydraulic shock absorber with anti dive leading link
Hydraulic Telescopic Shock Absorber with Helical Compression Spring with Damper
Rear Axle
-
-
Rear Suspension
Rubber spring with independent swinging arm & hydraulic shock absorber
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
Fuliy Bulit
Fully Built
Cabin Type
Day Cabin
Day Cabin
Tiltable CabinNoNo
Tyres
Number of Tyre
3
3
Rear Tyre
4.50 X 10 - 8 PR
4.50 - 10, 8 PR
Front Tyre
4.50 X 10 - 8 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 50 Ah
12V DC 50Ah
Fog Lights
-
-

Pros and Cons

  • Pros
  • Cons

    Mahindra Alfa

    • Highly competitive auto-rickshaw segment, Alfa impress with its overall design and road presence
    • Overall bigger size auto & large, roomy passenger cabin
    • Comfortable driver position with easy to drive
    • Passenger cabin with door for higher safety
    • Superior performance makes its worthy rival in the passenger auto-rickshaw category
    • Multiple variants for a variety of customer needs and applications
    • Proven powertrain, durable aggregates & higher mileage

    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

    Mahindra Alfa

    • A bigger tyre variant will be a good choice
    • Only diesel powertrain
    • Bigger fuel tank will avoid frequent refill breaks
    • No standard entertainment feature

    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

  • Mahindra Alfa
  • Piaggio Ape Auto DX
  • Bigger size

    Bigger size auto rickshaw is Alfa for 3-4 passenger and also mahindra giving powerful engine with this auto. Other good ...

    By atul halge
    On: Apr 19, 2022
  • more load capacity

    The new alfa get bigger cargo body, more load capacity, mileage is ok. super vehicle from mahindra. ...

    By arif ali
    On: Feb 09, 2022
  • good auto-rickshaw for my usage.

    Mahindra Alfa purchased 3 months ago, good auto-rickshaw for my usage. Happy with performance-getting good mileage, bs6 ...

    By shailesh
    On: Jan 04, 2022
  • Kunal Singh Rajput mera naam hua aise log pyar se

    मैंने अपनी जितनी भी कार्य गाड़ी खरीदी vah sab ki sab acchi malish jaati hai achcha chalta bhi hai sab gadi chal rahi hai...

    By kundan kumar
    On: Dec 26, 2021
  • You can buy any auto-rickahw

    You can buy any auto-rickahw bajaj, mahindra, piaggio. All of them good. The new Alfa from mahindra is also good, the en...

    By ghanshyam patel
    On: Nov 22, 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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