Attempting to enter the lucrative performance motorcycle segment of India, Hero MotoCorp has showcased the production-spec Xtreme 200 after almost two years of its Auto Expo debut in early 2016. Named as the Hero Xtreme 200R, the domestic automaker has positioned it as a roadster to go against the likes of Bajaj Pulsar NS 200 and TVS Apache 200. However, the motorcycle is lacking behind on paper in performance and styling aspects when compared to the aforementioned rivals.By design, Hero Xtreme 200R largely resembles the concept version showcased at the 2016 Auto Expo with its bold street-fighter stance and seamless integration of body graphics. While the motorcycle does show a lack of muscle, it comes with some attractive features which include eyebrow-shaped LED pilot lamps, part-digital instrument cluster, alloy wheels, LED tail lamp, contoured seat, single-channel ABS and so on. The bike will be offered in 5 dual-tone paint schemes – Panther Black with Cool Silver, Panther … [Read more...] about Hero Xtreme 200R Showcased In India, Launch In April 2018
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Hero Xtreme 200 S:Hero MotoCorp had unveiled the Xtreme 200 S at the 2016 Auto Expo and was expected to launch the production version of the concept bike at the 2018 edition. Fast forward to 2018 and Hero has announced that it will launch the new Xtreme 200 S on January 30 and will be showcasing the bike publicly at the Expo. The new Hero offering is expected to be priced around Rs 1 lakh (ex-showroom) and will rival the likes of the TVS Apache RTR 200, Bajaj Pulsar NS 200 and the Yamaha FZ 25.The new Hero motorcycle, with sharper lines and creases, looks like an evolution over the Xtreme Sports. It will be equipped with a semi-digital instrument console. Powering the Xtreme 200 S will be an all-new 200cc, single-cylinder engine. The motor showcased at the 2016 Expo delivers 18.6PS of power at 8,500rpm and maximum torque of 17.2Nm at 6,000 rpm. We hope Hero engineers tune the powerplant for more grunt to take the fight to … [Read more...] about 2018 Auto Expo – What To Expect From Hero?