Hero MotoCorp has launched the up to date Xtreme 160R within the nation at a price ticket of Rs 1.17 lakh, ex-showroom. It now is available in a mess of variants. The base-spec single-disc trim will retail for Rs 1.17 lakh (ex-showroom), whereas the dual-disc model will retail for Rs 1.20 lakh (ex-showroom). Besides, the corporate has additionally launched a Stealth Edition of the motorbike that may promote for Rs 1.22 lakh, ex-showroom. The TVS Apache RTR 160 4V rival now will get a few adjustments to boast of. The seize rails are up to date, and so is the case with the paint scheme.
Other than the aforementioned adjustments, the motorbike stays largely the identical. It continues to attract energy from its present 163 cc single-cylinder motor that develops a peak energy output of 15 bhp and max torque of 14 Nm. The engine is paired to a 5-speed gearbox that channels the facility to the rear wheel by way of a series drive mechanism.
Talking of brakes, the motorbike comes outfitted with a single-channel ABS as customary. As for the suspension, it makes use of standard telescopic entrance forks and a monoshock on the rear. The latter is adjustable for the preload.
In phrases of design, a revised design for the pillion seat is one other change on the up to date mannequin. The streetfighter-style motorbike continues with the sharp LED headlamp cluster and a beefy gasoline tank that additionally options outstanding tank shrouds including to the visible bulk. The exhaust canister is, nonetheless, completed in a black shade this time.
The Xtreme 160R will get LED flip alerts, together with a fully-digital instrument console. The backlit LCD panel presents a bunch of knowledge, equivalent to gear place indicator, speedometer, tachometer and journey meters.