Hero MotoCorp’s Xtreme 200R hits city roads

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 11 Sep 2018 09:58:08



Business Bureau

One of the leading two-wheeler manufacturers, Hero MotoCorp, on Monday launched its much awaited Xtreme 200R here at glittering ceremonies held simulteniously at three different dealerships including Aditya Hero at Dhantoli, Kusumgar Hero at Baidynath Square and Unnati Hero at Kamptee Road.

The new bike will be available at a price of Rs 89,990 (ex-showroom). Designed and developed by Hero MotoCorp’s in-house R&D team, based at the Hero Centre of Innovation and Technology in Jaipur, Hero Xtreme 200R is aimed at strengthening Hero’s presence in the rapidly growing premium motorcycle segment.

Unveiled at the Auto Expo 2018, the new Xtreme 200R is powered by a BS-IV compliant 200cc engine. The air-cooled engine produces a maximum power output of 18.4 PS @ 8000 rpm and maximum torque of 17.1 NM @ 6500 rpm. The bike races from 0-60 km/h in 4.6s seconds only and reaches a top speed of 114 km/h.

The all-new Xtreme 200R comes with a lightweight yet stiff Frame which offers precise handling in tight corners and utmost stability at high speeds. The carefully tuned Ergonomic-riding triangle between the handlebar, seat and foot-pegs offers perfect balance of agility and comfort. The bike also gets sporty Headlight, eyebrow-shaped LED Pilot Lamps and LED Tail Lamp with guide lights, sporty digi-analogue information cluster and dual-tone graphics.

In addition, the bike features a newly designed contoured seat for improved ergonomics and seating comfort for rider and pillion. The bike will be five dual-tone color schemes - Panther Black with cool Silver, Panther Black with Red, Sports Red, Charcoal Grey with Orange and Techno Blue.