Unveiled at the Hero World 2020 event in February this year, the Xtreme 160R is inspired by the bold 1.R concept showcased at the International automotive show EICMA in 2019
Hero MotoCorp has launched the Xtreme 160R with an aim to create a robust portfolio of premium products. The new Hero Xtreme 160R will be available at company dealerships for Rs 99,950 (front disc with single channel ABS) and Rs. 1,03,500 (double disc with single channel ABS), in Delhi.
The new Xtreme 160R comes with a 160cc air-cooled BS 6 compliant engine that is powered by the XSens technology and advanced Programmed-Fuel-Injection. The engine delivers an output of 15 Bhp at 8,500 rpm and can accelerate 0-60 km/h in 4.7 seconds, thanks to the low kerb-weight of 138.5 kg.
The new Xtreme 160R enjoys a commanding riding position with ergonomics engineered for the streets. The lightweight rigid diamond frame setup is supported by the 37mm telescopic front forks and a 7-step adjustable rear mono-shock suspension setup is tuned for urban agility, providing precise handling and a smooth ride.
The new motrcycle by Hero Motocorp is paired with a first-in-segment all LED package, from a sculpted full LED headlamp with LED DRLs in front, to LED indicators with hazard switch and down to the rear H signature LED tail lamp. The inverted fully digital LCD display together with the first-in-segment side-stand engine cut off ensure the motorcycle is both technologically advanced and safe.
Adding a striking and powerful new chapter to the popular premium brand Xtreme, the Xtreme 160R further strengthens Hero MotoCorp’s presence in the premium motorcycle segment. With its successful XPulse and Xtreme motorcycle brands, the Company is geared-up to make a compelling appeal to youth across the globe.
Malo Le Masson, Head of Global Product Planning, Hero MotoCorp, said this modern street fighter is targeting to win the urban race and with Xtreme 160R, the company is offering a compelling and competitive line-up of premium motorcycles.
The Xtreme 160R has been designed and developed completely in-house at the company’s R&D hub - the Center of Innovation and Technology (CIT) in Jaipur.