Hero Splendor topped the list of leading two wheeler sales in April 2015. Sales of 1, 97,063 units were reported even as sales dipped by 6% in April 2015 as compared to April 2014.
Honda Motorcycle and Scooters India (HMSI) which reported a 9 percent increase in total sales in April 2015 is planning a new commuter bike positioned below the current Dream series.
With the launch of Hero MotoCorp’s Splendor iSmart with i3S – Idle Stop/Start System, competitors Honda are also introducing their new CB Shine with ESP Stop-Start Technology.
Hero MotoCorp claims that Splendor iSmart offers fuel efficiency of 102.5 kmpl, arch rivals Honda have raised doubts at these unrealistic figures.