The upcoming Hero XPulse 200T 4V was recently spotted in India during a TVC shoot. The leaked images reveal that the motorcycle gets fork cover getters, a new visor over the headlamp, new paint scheme and much more. However, the biggest update for this touring motorcycle will be its engine.
The new Hero XPulse 200T 4V will be powered by a 199.6 cc, single-cylinder, oil-cooled, fuel-injected, 4-stroke, 4-valve engine. This motor will generate 18.9 Bhp and 17.35 Nm of peak torque, which is mated to a 5-speed manual gearbox. Talking about the features, the XPulse 200T 4V will get a Bluetooth-based digital instrument cluster with navigation, a USB charging port etc.
There will be no change in the hardware bits of the motorcycle. It will get telescopic front forks and mono-shock absorbers at the rear. For braking, the motorcycle will get single-channel ABS with disc brakes at both the ends. Hero XPulse 200T 4V price is Rs 1.24 Lakh, ex-showroom and expect the upcoming 4V model to be slightly more premium.
Bike Xpulse can be priced between Rs.1.25 Lakh-1.30 Lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). When launched, the Xpulse 200T 4V will take on the Honda Hornet 2.0, Bajaj Pulsar NS200 and TVS Apache ATR 200 4V.
Hero MotoCorp has sold 4.54 lakh two wheelers in the month of October. The company has registered a growth of 20% over the previous year in the festive season of 32 days and thus has the lowest post-festival inventory in the last 5 years.
Talking about Hero’s bike sales, the company has sold 419,568 units of bikes in the month of October as compared to 505,957 units sold last year. Talking about scooters, the company has sold 35,014 units of scooters in the month of October as compared to 42,013 units sold last year. There has been a decline in sales in both the segments.
Out of this, 442,825 units of two wheelers were sold in the domestic market in the month of October as against 527,779 units sold last year. On the export front, the company has exported 11,757 units in the month of October as against 20,191 units sold last year. There has been a decrease in both the segments.