Hero Diesel RNT concept bike unveiled (Photos)
After unveiling Dash automatic scooter, Extreme Sports 150 cc motorcycle and a flagship 250cc HX250R, Hero MotorCorp unveiled two un-conventional products. One is a diesel engine powered motorcycle called RNT Concept, the other is a electric-hybrid Leap automatic scooter.
Calling the diesel RNT concept as MUV of bikes, Mr Pawan Munjal, MD and CEO Hero MotoCorp announced that this is the first of it’s kind motorcycle in the world. Powered by a world’s smallest 150cc diesel unit, that churns out 13.5 bhp power and 35 Nm torque, the aim of this bike is to be made available to the masses in the future.
Key features of the new Hero concept diesel bike – practical design, removable secondary LED with internal Li-ion battery, front mounted LED main headlights, integrated stationary generator which provides 1500W of uninterrupted supply of 6.5A @230V, optional 2WD, wide flat loading surface (perfect for commuters in India) and spacious footboards.
More info will be revealed at 2014Â Delhi Auto Expo. Stay tuned to Rush Lane as we will soon share a hi res image gallery of all the products from todayâ€™s unveil.
Images Nikhil Kumbhar.
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Hero Leap electric hybrid unveiled (Photos)
Hero HX250R 250 cc and Extreme Sports 150 cc motorcycle unveiled (Photos)
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