Hero to launch 3 new two wheelers in 45 days
World’s largest two wheeler manufacturer, Hero MotoCorp is getting ready to launch three new motorcycles in the next 45 days. These will most probably be in the form ofÂ â€“ Passion Pro TR, Splendor Pro Classic and Xtreme Sports. Timing of launch is in tandem with the approaching festive season, when motorcycle sales peak.
Splendor Pro Classic will bear a cafĂ© racer style and guaranteed to be found highly appealing by a younger generation of buyers in the country. This model will receive a 100cc air cooled, single cylinder engine offering 7 bhp power and 8.4 Nm torque.
Passion Pro TR is sturdy and rugged in design and geared to tackle some uneven terrain across India with its specially designed front fender, new safety grille and bashplate for engine protection. Pro TR is powered by an air-cooled, single stroke, single cylinder 97.2 cc engine offering 7.7 bhp power at 7,500 rpm and 8.04 Nm torque at 4,500 rpm. Sitting on tyres measuring 3.00 x 18 at the rear and 2.75 x 18 up front, the Pro TR will have an enhanced tank capacity of 12.8 liters as compared to that seen on its regular model.
Third in line of new launches will include Xtreme Sports which will be seen with new graphics and restyled head lamp. This model will receive a 149.2cc air cooled engine offering peak power of 15.2 bhp at 8,500 rpm and 12.80 Nm torque at 6,500 rpm.
Further read –Â Top 6 upcoming bike launches in 2014
via Economic Times