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Piaggio Ape Auto DX Vs Piaggio Ape Auto Plus Comparison

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    Piaggio Ape Auto DX
    Piaggio Ape Auto DX
    ₹3.52 Lakh*
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    Piaggio Ape Auto Plus
    Piaggio Ape Auto Plus
    ₹2.06 Lakh*
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Basic Information
Model Name
Ape Auto DX
Ape Auto Plus
Brand Name
Piaggio
On Road Price
₹3.52 Lakh
₹2.06 Lakh
User Rating
4.8
Based on 21 Reviews
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Body Type
Auto Rickshaw
Auto Rickshaw
Finance Available (EMI)
₹6,828.00
₹3,984.00
Performance
Max Power
10.05 hp
9.39 hp
Displacement (cc)
230.7
599
Fuel Tank (Litres)
20.6
10
Engine
Forced Air Cooled with 3 Valve Tech
Water cooled engine
Fuel Type
LPG
Diesel
Emission Norms
BS-VI
BS-VI
Max Torque
18.7 Nm
23.5 Nm
Acceleration
-
-
Mileage City
-
-
Mileage Highway
-
-
Top Speed
-
-
Mileage
30
25
Gradeability (%)
26.2
23.8
Max Speed (km/h)
60
60
Engine Cylinders
1
-
Turning Radius (mm)
-
-
Dimension
Overall Length (mm)
2940
3140
Overall Width (mm)
1470
1465
Overall Height (mm)
1950
1950
Ground Clearance (mm)
200
240
Wheelbase (mm)
1920
2100
Axle Configuration
-
-
Transmission & Loading Capacity
Transmission
Manual
Manual
Payload (Kgs)
-
-
GVW / GCW (Kgs)
Kerb Weight (Kgs)
453
524
Gear Box
4-Speed
5-Speed
Clutch
Multi Disc Wet Type
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
D+5
Tubeless TyresNoNo
Seat Belts
-
-
Hill HoldNoNo
Brakes & Suspension
Brakes
Drum Brake
Drum Brake
Front Axle
-
-
Front Suspension
Hydraulic Telescopic Shock Absorber with Helical Compression Spring with Damper
Hydraulic Telescopic Shock Absorber With Helical Compression Spring with dampener
Rear Axle
-
-
Rear Suspension
Hydraulic Telescopic Shock Absorber with Rubber Compression Spring with Damper
Hydraulic Telescopic Shock Absorber With Rubber Compression Spring with dampener
ABSNoNo
Parking BrakesYesYes
Body Option & Cabin Type
Chassis Type
Chassis with Cabin
Chassis with Cabin
Body Option
Fully Built
Fuliy Bulit
Cabin Type
Day Cabin
Day Cabin
Tiltable CabinNoNo
Tyres
Number of Tyre
3
3
Rear Tyre
4.50 - 10, 8 PR
4.50 - 10, 8 PR
Front Tyre
4.50 - 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
-
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Refrigerating Unit
-
-
Temperature Range
-
-
Battery(Volts)
12V DC 50Ah
12 V 50 Ah
Fog Lights
-
-

Pros and Cons

  • Pros
  • Cons

    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

    Piaggio Ape Auto Plus

    • A very popular auto-rickshaw in the Indian market, the Ape Auto Plus is a very affordable and value for money auto-rickshaw which offers excellent returns on investment.
    • The auto-rickshaw has a GVW 974 kgs and can carry 5 passengers and a driver making it a very profitable package for auto-rickshaw operators in the Indian market.
    • The 599 cc diesel BSVI engine is quite capable while also being smooth and extremely fuel efficient.
    • The auto rickshaw offers a wheelbase of 2100 mm and with a length and width of 3140 mm and 1465 mm respectively, the three wheeler offers ample space and legroom to the passengers and driver and ensures a very comfortable journey.
    • The auto rickshaw gets a number of features adding to the convenience and safety, which includes parking brakes and a driver information display system in the day cabin.

    Piaggio Ape Auto DX

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

    Piaggio Ape Auto Plus

    • No arm rests available.
    • Braking performance could improve.

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User Reviews of Comparison

  • Piaggio Ape Auto DX
  • 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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