Hero MotoCorp has launched the road-focused XPulse 200T and off-road oriented XPulse 200. Hero XPulse 200 carb is priced at Rs 97,000 and Hero XPulse 200 Fi is priced at Rs 1.05 lakh. Hero XPulse 200T is priced at Rs. 94,000. All prices Es-showroom, Delhi.
Bookings for the two motorcycles have begun officially at the company's dealerships across India and deliveries will begin in the mid of Of the two, the XPulse 200 gets long-travel suspension, higher ground clearance, high mounted mudguard and larger spoked wheels (21-inch up front and 18-inch at the rear) wrapped in knobby Ceat Gripp tyres. Additionally, it will also come with a front beak, sump guard, knuckle guards and a high-mounted exhaust for better water-wading capability.
XPulse 200 gets knuckle guards, wired wheels and an upswept exhaust and these ingredients make the XPulse 200 an outright adventure bike that is meant to go on roads less travelled. The Hero XPulse 200 comes with a new instrument cluster with a ton of features which includes Bluetooth pairing, Service reminder, turn-by-turn navigation, gear indicator and call alerts.
Powering both the motorcycles will be the same 200cc air-cooled, fuel-injected engine that generates 18.7PS of power and 17.1Nm of torque, mated to a 5-speed transmission. However, the XPulse 200 could be tuned differently considering its off-road orientation.
The XPulse 200T features the same suspension setup as the Hero Xtreme 200R along with more urban-focused 17-inch alloy wheels (100/80 - front, 130/70 - rear). Both motorcycles will feature the same set of electronics - a fully-digital instrument console, Bluetooth connectivity, LED lights at both ends and a single-channel ABS system. The Hero XPulse 200T will come with a total of four colour options namely Candy Blazing Red, Black, Matte Shield Gold and Matte Axis Grey.
The third motorcycle launch by Hero MotoCorp is the Xtreme 200S, which is basically the fully faired version of the Xtreme 200R. The motorcycle gets an all LED headlamp up front and gets features like a fully digital instrument cluster. Hero Xtreme 200S is priced at Rs. 98,500.
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