Hero Maestro Edge is a sibling of the standard Hero Maestro. It is a revised model of its predecessor with some sportier and sculpted design. It has a myriad of new features that a rider is always looking for. The stylish scooter, Hero Maestro Edge price in Nepal is Rs 1,91,500. The scooter price in Nepal is affordable as compared to other 125 cc scooters like Vespa SXL 125, Honda Grazia, and Honda Activa. Hero Maestro Edge is the best value for money scooter in the Nepalese market.
Engine and Performance
The all-new Hero Maestro Edge 125 is equipped with the same engine as its elder sibling, Hero Destini 125. The stylish scooter draws its power from an air-cooled, 125cc engine that churns out a maximum power of 8.7BHP and a peak torque of 10.2Nm.
The powerful air-cooled engine is mated to an automatic gear transmission, which is also known as CVT. The powerful engine and a maximum torque allow the scooter to attain a top speed of 85kmph.
Design and Features
In terms of design, the premium scooter washes out all its competitors in the market segment. It is stylish than the new model Hero Pleasure. It has an edgy and muscular design. The plastic body and striking graphics of the scooter are praiseworthy.
It is bigger and has an ample amount of storage capacity than many other scooters in Nepal. The all-new Hero Maestro Edge comes with a wide variety of paint schemes like Panther Black, Candy Blazing Red, Pearl Silver White, Shooting Night Star, Techno Blue, Matte Blue, Matte Vernier Grey, Sporty Matte Grey & Red and Active Matte Grey & Blue.
In terms of dimension, the scooter has a wheelbase of 1261mm and has a ground clearance of 155mm. It is 1843mm long, 718mm 1ide and 1188mm tall. Fuel tank capacity stands at 5.5 liters and has a kerb weight of 110kg.
The Hero Maestro Edge has all the necessary features that a modern-day scooter needs to have. It is equipped with new features like Mobile Charging Port and Engine Immobilizer. It also has other features like AHO, Digital Analog instrument Console and an LED Tail Lamp.
The main highlight of the scooter is the engine immobilizer, which is basically an anti-theft system. It also comes with commendable safety features and wider Tubeless tires that set it apart from its competitors.
Brakes and Tires
Braking duties of the Hero Maestro Edge are taken care by 130mm internal shoe type brakes at the front and 130mm expanding drum brake at the rear. The combined braking system (CBS) helps the scooter to perform well while braking at high speeds. Now, talking about the suspension, it has a telescopic hydraulic shock absorber at the front and unit swing with spring-loaded hydraulic damper at the rear.
The enhanced suspension system of the scooter provides a smooth and comfortable riding experience. The scooter rides on a 90/90 -12-54J tubeless tyres at the front and 90/100-10-53J tubeless tyres at the rear. The bigger and wider tubeless tires provide strong gripping power to the scooter.
As per the company claim, The Hero Maestro Edge returns a decent mileage of 65kmpl is a touch over 65 km per liter. But, in the real world, it delivers a mileage of 50-55kmpl. The fuel efficiency depends upon the road condition, riding behavior and highly depends upon whether you are a riding solo or accompanied by a pillion.
Hero Maestro Edge Specifications
- Engine Type: Air-cooled, 4-stroke single cylinder OHC
- Displacement:6 cc
- Max Power:8 Kw(9.1 bhp) @ 7000 rpm
- Max Torque:2 Nm @ 5000 rpm
- Starting: Self/Kick
- Ignition: Electronic Control Unit
- Fuel System: Fuel Injection
- Front Brake: Disc Brake 190 mm
- Rear Brake: Drum Brake Dia 130 mm
- Fuel Tank: 5L
Hero Maestro Edge Price in Nepal & Availability
The Hero Maestro Edge is a perfect choice for those who are looking for a powerful commuting partner at an affordable price. The huge under-seat storage capacity of 22 liters, external fuel filling and under-seat charging socket are the centers of attraction of the scooter.
The scooter will give a strong competition to the Honda Grazia, Honda Activa, Honda Aviator, Aprilia Storm 125, TVS Ntorq 125 and other scooters in the market segment.