Automobile @The Hush Post| The After showcasing it at the Auto Expo, Hero has finally launched their most anticipated motorcycles the Hero XPulse 200 and the XPulse 200T adventure in India.
The company has prices both the motorcycles very competitively and aggressively. The price of Heo XPulse 200 is Rs. 97,000 ex-showroom Delhi for the carbureted variant and Rs. 1.05 lakh ex-showroom Delhi for the fuel-injected variant. The Hero XPulse 200T which is going to compete with the Royal Enfield Himalayan is priced Rs. 94,000 which makes it much cheaper than the Himalayan as well as the most affordable adventure motorcycles in India.
Both the Models use the same 199.6 cc air-cooled, 2 Valve, single-cylinder engine that generates around 18 bhp at 8000 rpm and 17.1 Nm of peak torque at 6500 rpm and is mated to a 5 speed gearbox.
Hero XPulse 200 comes with an option of fuel-injected engine as well. Both the bikes come with 13 litres fuel tank capacity, the XPulse 200 weighs at 154 kg and the XPulse 200T at 150 kg. Both the models get single channel ABS as standard with 276 mm disc at the front and a 220 mm disc at the rear with LED headlamp and a LED taillight.
To add to the off roading capabilities of XPulse 200 it comes with knuckle guards, up- swept exhaust, high mounted mudguard, engine bash plate with a 21-inch spoked wheel in the front and an 18-inch spoked wheel at the rear.
XPulse 200T is the touring version and gets alloy wheels. Both the motorcycles sport a digital instrument cluster with gear indicator, trip meters, smartphone connectivity via Bluetooth and navigation.
Hero has opened the booking of the motorcycle at all its dealerships across India and deliveries will start in the Month of June 2019.