Hero Xtreme 160R Price, Specs, Mileage, Features, Colors and Top Speed.
Hero Moto Corp has unveiled the Xtreme 160R in the Indian market. The Hero Xtreme 160R is expected to launch next month. The New Xtreme will be BS6 compliant and will come with a single-channel ABS setup. The expected price of Hero Xtreme 160R in India is 85K to 90K INR.
Xtreme 160R is a performance commuter motorcycle. The bike looks sporty and has good power and torque output for a 160cc bike. It comes with some new features that no other previous Hero bikes had.
Key Features OF Hero Xtreme 160R
Here are the key features of the all-new Xtreme 160R.
- Stylish Design
- Good Performance
- Digital Instrument Cluster
- LED HEadlamps
- LED Turn Signals
- Side Stand Engine Cut Off Switch
- Fuel Injected Engine
Specs and Features Of Hero Xtreme 160R
Specification of Xtreme 160R
|Engine||160cc 1-cylinder, Fuel Injected BS6|
|Max Power||15 bhp at 8,500 RPM|
|Peak Torque||14 Nm|
|Front Brake||276 mm Petal Disc|
|Rear Brake||220 mm petal disc|
|Front Suspension||37 mm telescopic forks|
|Rear Suspension||Mono-Shock Suspension|
|Kerb Weight||138 KG|
|Price||Rs 85-90k Expected|
|Mileage||55 KMPL Approx|
Design And Colors.
The new Xtreme 160R looks fresh and attractive. Hero is trying to target the youth audience with stylish products with a competitive price tag. As of now, Hero Moto Corp has revealed only two color options, White and Red. The design of the Xtreme resembles to it’s elder sibling Xtreme 200R. It looks stylish and edgy in both the colors especially in the white.
The front features a sleek all-LED headlamp with a 3D hero emblem on the headlamp Upper Housing. It has a small windscreen that covers the Instrument cluster. Both the white and red colors are complimented with black bits that add more aesthetic appeal to the bike. It is equipped with an LED turn signal and tail lamp.
When launched, the Xtreme 160R will be available in three color options white with grey, red with grey and blue with grey.
Engine and Performance
Now, coming to the performance, Hero Xtreme 160R is equipped with a 160cc single-cylinder, Fuel-Injected, Air-cooled, BS-6 engine. The engine is mated to a 5-speed transmission. The Xtreme 160R will come with the BS6 compliant engine.
The Motor is capable of producing 15 bhp of maximum power at 8,500 RPM and 14 Nm of peak torque. It will provide an overall package of performance and mileage. Hero claims that the Xtreme 160R can do 0-60 KMPH in 4.7 seconds. The top speed of Xtreme 160R would be 115 KMPH Approx.
Hero Xtreme 160R is equipped with a 37 MM telescopic front forks and a hydraulic mono-shock at the rear. The braking duties are taken care of by disc brakes at both the front and rear wheels. It has a single-channel ABS setup onboard. The front disc is 276 mm in diameter, while the rear disc is 220mm in diameter.
The curb weight of the Xtreme 160R is 138.5 Kg which makes it easier to handle and maneuver in heavy traffic conditions. Hero Xtreme 160R has a ground clearance of 170mm
It is equipped with an all-LED headlamp, LED taillights and LED turn signals. The bike uses a fully digital instrument cluster that shows all the necessary information. It also gets a slide stand engine cut off switch that is completely new in the hero bikes.
Competitors Of Xtreme 160R
- TVS Apache RTR 1604V
- Yamaha FZ Fi
- Suzuki Gixxer
- TVS Apache RTR 180
- Honda Hornet
- Honda Xblade
Hero Xtreme will have to face stiff competition in this segment as there are already established models generating good sales numbers. It will mainly compete with the TVS Apache RTR 1604V, Yamaha FZ Fi, Honda Hornet, and Suzuki Gixxer.
To win this fiery battle, Hero Moto Corp has to price the Xtreme 160R competitively.
Conclusion on Hero Xtreme 160R
Hero Xtreme 160R is a good motorcycle. It looks sporty and stylish and has a decent performance to compete in the segment. Also, it has some features that no other bikes in the segment offer likee the side stand engine cut off switch and LED turn signals.
Hero Xtreme 200 didn’t do well as the brand expected. But as of now, the Xtreme 160R seems to tick all the right boxes for a value for money performance 160cc commuter motorcycle.
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