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Hero to launch 3 new two wheelers in 45 days

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 of – Passion Pro TR, Splendor Pro Classic and Xtreme Sports. Timing of launch is in tandem with the approaching festive season, when motorcycle sales peak.

Hero Splendor Pro Classic Cafe Racer at 2014 Delhi Auto Expo (1)Splendor Pro Classic will bear a café 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.

Hero to launch 3 new two wheelers in 45 daysPassion 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.

hero xtreme sportsThird 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 – Top 6 upcoming bike launches in 2014

via Economic Times


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Former freelance writer, Pearl Daniels is in the auto industry since 2011, having established herself as a widely read staff writer since 2013. Her keen eye for industry news, daily need to break down latest events, and quest to not miss a single launch detail, gives you the most refreshing morning news on weekdays.

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