Hero Xpulse 200 BS6 review: Hero Xpulse 200 BS6 review: Affordable and tailor-made for Indian conditions

NEW DELHI: Adventure motorcycling is exciting. Adventure motorcycling is expensive. To bridge the gap, Hero MotoCorp introduced the Xpulse 200 last year. Come 2020, the obvious BS6 emission norms have charged into the motorcycle. Watch the video for full reviewHero XPulse 200 holds its shape, bolt to bolt, between the two emission standards. Quality on offer at an affordable point, however, wasn’t questioned. The off-road elements like 21-inch front and 18-inch rear dual-purpose tyres, suspensions with long travels, flat bench seat and wide handlebars, engine bash plate, knuckle guards, and…

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hero xpulse 200 review: Hero Xpulse 200 BS6 road test review | Auto

Aug 05, 2020, 01:11PM ISTSource: TOI.in What’s more fun: Riding on the hills or through the woods? Hero MotoCorp tries to quench your thirst for adventure with Xpulse 200. What’s new? Come 2020, the Xpulse is updated to BS6. We review it to tell you whether it is equally fun-to-ride as before? Source link

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Hero Xtreme 160R review: Hero Xtreme 160R, most-affordable 160-cc sporty-commuter, reviewed

NEW DELHI: After a brief hiatus, Hero MotoCorp has forayed into the 160-cc, sporty commuter segment with Xtreme 160R. Xtreme, a relatively established name, now gets a brand new engine, indigenously developed cycle parts and a head-turning design. Now, people following the Xtreme 160R would remember the 1.R concept showcased in Milan Motor Show last year. Years of R&D at Centre of Innovation and Technology, Hero MotoCorp is all set to rival the TVS Apache RTR160 4V, Bajaj Pulsar NS160 and a few others. The naked fairing looks modern and…

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Hero MotoCorp: Hero MotoCorp changes organisational set up to drive future growth

NEW DELHI: The country’s largest two-wheeler maker HeroMotoCorp on Tuesday said it has made high level changes in organisational structure with an aim to drive growth in the emerging business climate and create a bench-strength of future leaders. As part of strengthening its ledership team, the company has appointed Rajat Bhargava to the newly created role of Chief of Staff in the office of Chairman and CEO Pawan Munjal, HeroMotoCorp said in a regulatory filing. Bhargava has so far been heading the company’s Strategy, Global Business and Emerging Mobility Business…

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Honda X-Blade vs TVS Apache RTR160 4V vs Hero Xtreme 160R: Price and performance

NEW DELHI: Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India on Tuesday unveiled the BS6-complaint X-Blade, updating its 160cc motorcycle portfolio. The 2020 Honda X-Blade starts at Rs 1,05,325 (ex-showroom, Noida). The upgraded Honda X-Blade is powered by a BS6-compliant, 160cc PGM-FI HET (Honda Eco Technology) engine, delivering 13.86 PS and 14.7 Nm while mated to a 5-speed transmission. Honda X-Blade The PGM-FI system uses eight onboard sensors to constantly inject optimum fuel and air mixture to provide greater performance and superior efficiency. The Honda X-Blade rivals TVS Apache RTR160 4V and Hero…

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Hero MotoCorp: New normal inside automobile manufacturing plant

NEW DELHI: Automobile makers are resuming operation and restarting vehicle manufacturing at facilities in sync with the government guidelines. The workforce and working hours have been restricted at the facilities. Hero MotoCorp resumed operations at three of its manufacturing plants in India. The leading two wheeler manufacturer shared a video showcasing the chain of activities carried out inside the plant. Sanitisation and social distancing have been given top-most priority. The vehicles entering and exiting the premises are sanitised. Employees are following social distancing, and are using masks and PPE kits…

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Hero Electric offers online discount, 3-day return option

NEW DELHI: Hero Electric on Thursday announced a three-day return offer on all its products (excluding Flash lead-acid low speed model) purchased during the online scheme only. Customers will be refunded the complete amount if they return the product within three days of purchasing. A surge in online offer has prompted the leading electric two wheelers company to introduce the second phase of its online offer on its products till May 31. All customers who book any Hero Electric scooter (excluding Flash lead-acid low speed model) would avail an instant…

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Hero MotoCorp: Hero MotoCorp sells 25,000 motorcycles since reboot, hopes to become 100% operational in a month

NEW DELHI: Hero MotoCorp will be able to reopen all the eight factories in the next one month, according to a top company official. “The automotive industry was going at a very slow pace for the last two years. The month of April has seen no production and no sales at all. Having said that, I’m happy to share that we are seeing some sparks of life,” Pawan Munjal, Managing Director of Hero MotoCorp told Bloomberg news agency. “We have resumed three manufacturing plants out of the six in India.…

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Hero MotoCorp resumes operations at three facilities

NEW DELHI: Hero MotoCorp commenced operations in a graded manner at three of its manufacturing plants from Monday and production at these facilities will begin from Wednesday, the company said. The facilities include Gurugram and Dharuhera (both in Haryana), Haridwar (Uttarakhand) and additionally the Global Parts Center (GPC) at Neemrana in Rajasthan. The decision by the Hero MotoCorp comes in the wake of the relaxations put in place by the government on the countrywide lockdown and the necessary permissions granted by the local authorities, the company said in a release.…

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Hero MotoCorp: Hero MotoCorp extends service, warranty timelines to support customers

NEW DELHI: The country’s largest two-wheeler maker Hero MotoCorp on Tuesday said it has extended the duration of all its warranty and free services in view of the nationwide COVID-19 lockdown. For the benefit of all its existing customers, the company has extended services that were getting exhausted during the lockdown period, Hero MotoCorp said in a statement. The services have been extended to ensure that all customers maintain social distancing and are not required to visit dealerships in a rush. All scheduled Free Service (FSC) expiring between March 21…

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Hero MotoCorp: End of road of Hero Xtreme 200S, 200R and Xpluse 200T?

NEW DELHI: Hero MotoCorp in 2018 launched Xtreme 200 R, embarking on an optimistic journey to cash on with a renewed 200-cc powertrain, after turning its back on iconic Karizma ZMR. A year later, the country’s largest manufacturers went a step ahead, showcasing Xtreme 200S, Xpulse 200 and Xpulse 200T. The intent was clear, the ambition was to pounce on the 150-200 cc segment — a hotly-contested arena. Hero’s four-pronged attack was aimed to catch the attention of all – sporty commuter to rugged off-roader. The towering vision is abruptly…

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