The Hero Xtreme 160R has been recently unveiled at the ‘Hero World 2020’ event. The all-new motorcycle is expected to be officially launched in India next month. The brand has not yet disclosed the pricing details for the 200cc motorcycle though it is expected to be priced around INR 85,000 to INR 90,000 (ex-showroom, India).
The Hero Xtreme 160R naked sports bike has been specifically designed by the brand to target the youth. The motorcycle features striking dual-tone colour schemes while the addition of the sporty profile further makes it appealing to the younger audience. The customers will be able to get their hands on the Xtreme 160R in three colour schemes namely White with Grey, Blue with Grey, and Sports Red with Grey.
The sleek headlamp of the bike compliments its dual-tone fuel tank design while the overall black body panels further offer it a futuristic look. The complete LED headlight set up is mated to the LED turn indicators while the rear has been equipped with LED taillight that offers it a neat outlook.
The brand has further equipped the Hero Xtreme 160R with a hazard lamp switch as well as side-stand engine cut-off sensor that offers additional safety. The all-new motorcycle features a digital instrument panel while getting a kerb weight of 138.5kgs.
Powering the Hero Xtreme 160R is a 160cc, single-cylinder, air-cooled engine that is BS6-compliant and is capable of offering maximum power of 15HP at 8500 rpm and a peak torque of 14Nm. The engine is mated to a 5-speed constant mesh gearbox mated to a wet-plate clutch.
The suspension duties on the 160R are handled by 37mm telescopic forks at the front and the rear has been equipped with a monoshock unit. The customers can further avail the motorcycle in two variants namely front disc with single-channel ABS, and a dual-disc version with single-channel ABS.
The motorcycle is capable of accelerating from 0 to 60 kmph in just 4.7 seconds. Once launched in India, the Hero Xtreme 160R will compete in the market with the likes of Yamaha FZS, TVS Apache RTR 160, Bajaj Pulsar NS160, Suzuki Gixxer 155, and the Honda CB Hornet 160R. You can click here to view the complete technical specifications of the Hero Xtreme 160R.
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