Hero MotoCorp the world’s largest manufacturer of motorcycle and scooters, today launched the new edition of iconic motorcycle Splendor, the Splendor+ XTEC at a starting price of Rs 72,900 (Ex-showroom, Delhi). The new Splendor+ XTEC comes with a 5-year warranty.
The new Hero Splendor+ ‘XTEC’ is packed with features such as Full Digital Meter with Bluetooth connectivity, Call & SMS alert, RTMI (Real Time Mileage Indicator), low fuel indicator, LED High Intensity Position Lamp (HIPL) and exclusive graphics. Additionally, it also comes with an Integrated USB Charger, Side-Stand Engine Cut-off and Hero’s revolutionary i3S Technology, (Idle Stop-Start System). The motorcycle also features a Bank-angle-sensor that cuts-off the engine during a fall.
The new Hero Splendor+ XTEC is powered by the same 97.2cc engine, which produces 7.9 HP at 7000 rpm and 8.05 Nm of torque at 6000 rpm. The new Splendor+ XTEC will be offered in four new colour schemes – Sparkling Beta Blue, Canvas Black, Tornado Grey and Pearl White.
Malo Le Masson, Head of Strategy and Global Product Planning, Hero MotoCorp, said, “Hero Splendor is the most popular and the best-selling motorcycle in India, a true companion to millions across India. It has been an icon for almost three decades and will still continue to inspire many with the launch of the Splendor+ XTEC model, adding technologically advanced features and a smart modern design. This is the latest model complementing the XTEC technology umbrella that has been an overwhelming success since its launch on the Hero Glamour 125, Pleasure+ 110 and Destini 125.”
Ranjivjit Singh, Chief Growth Officer, Hero MotoCorp, said, “Hero Splendor has been a trend-setter for decades. The motorcycle has been impressing a diverse range of customers with its trust, style, performance and its enhanced range of comfort features. We are certain, Hero Splendor+ XTEC will yet again set a new benchmark – in terms of both technology and visual style, and deliver on the brand promise of comfort and safety.”