HERO MOTOCORP UNLEASHES THE ‘THRILL OF RIDING’ IN BENGALURU
Giving Bengaluru’s thrill-seekers an adrenaline rush, Hero MotoCorp, the world’s largest two-wheeler manufacturer, checked into the city today with its electrifying adventure riding experience – Xtracks – Live the Thrill.
The one-of-a-kind ‘XTracks’ provides riders an exciting opportunity to experience the country’s most accessible adventure bike - all new XPulse 200 – in a specially-curated thrilling off-road zone.
In addition to showcasing the capabilities of Hero MotoCorp’s XPulse 200 at multiple terrains, the XTracks session also aims to impart critical skills to the enthusiasts, thereby enhancing their riding abilities. It makes riding more fun, and yet safe for them!
the Xtracks Experience, the participants are first provided with product and safety briefings that enable them to understand the capabilities of the bike and inculcate safe riding habits.
Following the briefings, riders are led on a specially curated on-and-off-road track by expert riders from Hero MotoCorp. The tracks include obstacles that help the riders test the characteristic features of the XPulse 200.
Bangalore is the third location to host the multi-city event after Chennai and Delhi/NCR. Each of these locations saw more than 500 bike enthusiasts attend the event. From Bengaluru, the XTracks will now move to Kochi, and Pune in coming weeks.
The XPulse 200
India’s first 200cc adventure motorcycle – a dynamic, on-road-off-road bike - is targeted at the young and thrill-seeking riding enthusiasts who are scouting for a comfortable and capable riding companion for adventure excursions.
The XPulse 200 comes with two variants of 200cc engine - CV Carburetor and Fuel Injection - delivering 18.4 PS Power and 17.1 Nm Torque for a real-world performance.
The High Tensile Steel Frame offers superior strength, rigidity and responsive handling on any terrain. The Aluminum skid plate, 21" Front wheel and 18" Rear wheel with dual purpose tyres, 220 mm ground clearance, upswept exhaust, Mono shock with 10 Step adjustable Gas Charged rear Suspension (170 mm Wheel Travel) and Telescopic Front suspension (190 mm Stroke) provides strength to take on any terrain. The upright riding stance and accessible seat height ensures comfort even in long journeys.
The XPulse comes loaded with next-gen smart technology features, such as, first-in-class ‘Turn-by-Turn Navigation’, LCD instrument cluster with Bluetooth connectivity, Gear Indicator, Trip meter and service reminder.
To ensure hassle-free excursions that remain uninterrupted even during the night travel, the XPulse 200 comes with full LED headlamps and tail lights, under-seat USB charger, protective windshields and luggage plate with bungee hooks. Single-channel ABS offers added control and safety in all conditions.
The XPulse 200 FI variant is available in three colors, including Matte Green, Pearl Fadeless White and Matte Axis Grey, while the Carburetor variant comes in two colors – Sports Red and Black.
The XPulse 200 is available in Bengaluru at Rs 104,500/-* for Fuel Injection variant and Rs. 96,500/-* for Carb. Variant.