After some spy shots and teasers, Hero Motorcorp has finally launched the Xpulse 200T 4V in the Indian market. It started at $1,25,726 (ex-showroom), so the price has increased slightly. The motorcycle has been updated aesthetically as well as mechanically. At this price, Xpulse 200T 4V will compete with Honda wasps 2.0Bajaj Pulsar NS200 and TVS Apache RTR 200 4V.
In terms of aesthetic upgrades, the Xpulse 200T 4V now has a neoclassical look and now features more striking graphics with new color schemes of Sports Red, Matt Funk Lemon and Matt Shield Gold.
The LED headlight has a chrome ring surrounding it with a visor. The LED position light has been repositioned and lowered by 20 mm. There are also fork guards that help protect the front fork from dirt build-up. The armrests for the rear seats are new and the engine top is finished in red.
In terms of features, the motorbike is equipped with a digital LCD instrument cluster with smartphone connectivity and call alert, turn-by-turn navigation, a USB charger under the seat, a number indicator light and an engine stop sensor. set side.
The engine is now a 200 cc, 4-valve, oil-cooled type, producing 18.8 hp at 8,500 rpm and – maximum torque of 17.3 Nm at 6,500 rpm. It comes with a 5-speed gearbox and the gear ratio has been revised for better acceleration and ease of control. The 4-valve configuration has improved mid-range and high-end power so the engine is now stress-free at higher rpm.
Suspension duties are handled by 37 mm forks up front and a 7-step adjustable monoshock at the rear. Braking duties on the motorcycle are performed by a 276 mm disc at the front and a 220 mm disc at the rear. At the rear, there are 130 mm radial tires and Hero Motocorp using petal disc.
First published date: December 20, 2022, 18:36 pm IST