Hero MotoCorp, the authorized distributor of Hero motorcycles in Nepal, has officially launched the Hero Xtreme 200R. The 200R is a premium motorcycle in the 200 cc segment and was showcased at the NADA Auto Show 2018. The price of the Hero Xtreme 200R is set for Rs. 2,95,500.
Hero Xtreme Overview
Hero Xtreme is the successor of the popular CBZ Xtreme model and has similar characteristics with the difference in the brakes. The new 200R has dual disc brakes and a single-channel ABS to add more safety.
Features and Design
The Xtreme 200R doesn’t have a sporty look which is common in the 200cc category. The design of the Hero Xtreme is similar to that of the Hero Hunk. However, the graphics are really appealing and can attract the eyes of individuals looking for a sporty bike in the 200cc segment.
The frame of the Hero Xtreme 200R is a diamond-shaped chassis with a 7mm long rear swingarm. The instrument cluster follows an old fashion design that doesn’t fulfil the needs of a 200cc bike. It is available in various colour options like Heavy Grey with Orange, Black with Sports Red, Sports Red, Panther Black with Force Silver, Techno Blue.
Engine and Performances
The Hero Xtreme 200R is powered by a single-cylinder, 4-stroke OHC engine, and has a displacement of 199.6cc. It produces a maximum power of 18.4 PS at 8000 rpm and a peak torque of 17.1 Nm at 6500 rpm.
The fuel tank capacity of the bike is 12.5 litres, a kerb weight of 148 kg and provides a mileage of 40 km per litre. The top speed reached by the 200R is 114 km per hour of which 0 to 60 km per hour in just 4.6 seconds.
Brakes and Tires
The safety of the Hero Xtreme 200R is assured by the dual disc brakes and a single-channel ABS on the front brakes. The front brake is a 276 mm Petal disc and the rear one is a 220 mm petal disc brake.
The wheels on the 200R are alloy wheels with tubeless tires and the tires are of size 100/80-17 inch on the front and 130/70-R17 inch on the rear. Moreover, there is a multi-plate wet clutch with a 5-speed gearbox.
The suspension on the Xtreme 200R is handled by Telescopic Hydraulic Type with Antifriction Bush on the front and 7 steps adjustable Mono-shock suspension on the rear.
Hero Xtreme Specifications
|Engine||Single cylinder, 4-stroke OHC engine|
|Maximum Power||18.4 PS @ 8000 rpm|
|Maximum Torque||17.1 Nm @ 6500 rpm|
|Starting Mechanism||Self-start and Kick both.|
|Fuel Tank Capacity||12.5 litres|
|Mileage||50 km per litre|
|Kerb Weight||114 km per hour|
|Ground Clearance||165 mm|
|Seat Height||795 mm|
|Front Suspension||Telescopic Hydraulic Type (37mm dia) with Antifriction Bush|
|Rear Suspension||7 step adjustable Mono-shock suspension|
|Brake Front||276mm Petal Disc with ABS|
|Brake Rear||220mm Petal Disc|
|Tire Front||100/80-17″ – Tubeless|
|Tire Rear||130/70-R17″ – Tubeless|
|Colour||Heavy Grey with Orange, Black with Sports Red, Sports Red, Panther Black with Force Silver, Techno Blue.|
Hero Xtreme Price in Nepal and Availability
Hero Xtreme 200R has a price tag of Rs.2,95,500 in Nepal and is available in all showrooms of Hero motors.
Hero has finally arrived for the 200cc segment and seems to provide good features for a reasonable price tag. The design is sporty and provides an aggressive look aiming at the youths. With the price tag, the 200R provides ABS features and disc braking on both ends. So, it will be a good choice for amazing features and an affordable price tag.