2021 Hero Xpulse 200T launched; priced at Rs. 1.13 lakh
Hero MotoCorp has launched the BS6 version of its Xpulse 200T motorbike in India with a price-tag of Rs. 1,12,800. It comes with an updated engine to meet the latest emission norms but the styling and features remain similar to the BS4 version. The bike is available in three color options and packs a 199.6cc oil-cooled motor. Here's our roundup.
It has an LED headlight and an upswept exhaust
The 2021 Hero Xpulse 200T has an off-road-friendly design, with a sloping fuel tank, an upswept exhaust, a flat-type seat, a pillion grab rail, and designer mirrors. It also houses a Bluetooth-enabled instrument cluster with turn-by-turn navigation, an LED headlight, and alloy wheels. The bike is offered in three color schemes: Sports Red, Panther Black, and Matte Shield Gold.
The bike runs on an 18hp, 199.6cc engine
The Hero Xpulse 200T is powered by a BS6-compliant 199.6cc, single-cylinder, oil-cooled engine that produces 17.8hp of power at 8,500rpm and 16.15Nm of peak torque at 6,500rpm. The motor comes paired to a 5-speed manual gearbox.
It offers disc brakes on both the wheels
On the safety front, the Hero Xpulse 200T is armed with disc brakes on both the front and rear wheels, along with a single-channel ABS for improved handling on the roads. Suspension duties on the motorcycle are taken care of by telescopic forks on the front side and a 7-step adjustable mono-shock unit on the rear end.
Hero Xpulse 200T: Pricing and availability
The BS6 Hero Xpulse 200T has been launched in India with a price-tag of Rs. 1,12,800 (ex-showroom, Delhi), which makes it Rs. 17,300 costlier than the outgoing BS4 model.