Hero has unveiled a new variant of already existing Hero Xtreme with the name ‘Hero Xtreme Sports’. This bike belongs to 150 cc commuter motorcycle segment aiming at the young population of India with its adorable looks and efficiency in daily commuting. This bike is introduced in the market with some cosmetic and mechanical updates to the standard Xtreme.
IN DEPTH ANALYSIS:
If we look at the design of the bike then we have to say that Hero has been successful in giving this bike a sporty look. The bike features a new headlamp along with LED position lights, there are some new graphics given to bike, updated visor and mudguard increasing the beauty of bike and a well sculpted fuel tank having an Xtreme Sports logo. It has got a nicely positioned handlebar, sporty dual colored handle bars and a maintenance free battery. Adding to the sporty looks of the bike is the stylish silencer and front and rear bullet and side indicators. There are broad tubeless tyres given to the bike having 18- inch cast wheels with 80/ 100 front and 110/ 90 rear.
The instrument console of Xtreme Sports has a cool looking which displays a digital fuel gauge and speedometer, two digital trip meters and an analogue tachometer. In addition to these indicators, a pass light, a low fuel, battery and side stand indicator can also be seen in the instrument panel.
POWER AND PERFORMANCE :
Talking about the power of the bike, Hero Xtreme Sports is powered by a 149.2 cc, single cylinder, air- cooled, 4- stroke, OHC engine which can produce a high power output of 15.2 bhp at 2500 rpm which was 14.2 bhp in standard Xtreme model. The torque has also been bumped up from 12.8 Nm to 13.5 Nm at 6500 rpm. The engine is paired with a five speed gearbox. The braking system of the bike houses 240 mm single disc brake at front and 220 mm rear disk brake with another option of 130 mm internal expanding drum brake at the rear side.
The suspension of the bike has a telescopic hydraulic in the front and an adjustable gas reservoir swing arm at the back side. The dimensions, i.e. length, width and height, of the bike are 2100 mm, 780 mm and 1080 mm respectively. It flaunts a nice ground clearance of 160 mm which will give you a bump- free ride.
PRICE AND AVAILABILITY :
The company claims that Xtreme Sports can give a mileage of 55 kmpl and will be available in two variants- Single Disc ad Double Disc. The bike will be offered in five color schemes- panther black, mercuric silver, fiery red, pyro orange and lack/ red. It is offered in a reasonable price of Rs. 69687.
If you are searching for a splendid bike with a sporty look, then this one has nearly no alternative. It has tremendous extreme sport looks. You can ride over this bike on dirt as well as on black topped roads. Just ride over it and feel the extreme nature of it. It has everything that can fit into a street racer who needs extremity. Hero xtreme sports has remained a major flagship bike of the Hero for years. Be it power, looks or performance, it has everything in it. You do not need an alternative. You just need this bike. It has everything. Follow your heart and go for it. Buy this bike with confidence. You will never regret your decision. Wear all safety gears before riding.
Have a happy and safe riding experience.