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Hero Impulse

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Power
13 bhp
@ 7500 rpm
Engine
149
cc
Mileage
55
kmpl
Torque
13.4 Nm
@ 5000 rpm
Pros
Cons

Hero Impulse Features and Overview

The Hero Impulse is a premium performance bike from Hero MotoCorp. Pegged as a on and off road bike, it is the first bike of its kind in India. Powered by a high-torque 150cc engine, designed outright to handle the most rugged of terrains, with a ground clearance of 245 mm, equipped with rugged spoke wheels, off-road tyres, and long travel telescopic front and rear suspension, for good grip and stability over all types of surfaces. A high-mounted exhaust makes it possible for the bike to wade through water easily. The wide-handlebar makes it easy to manoeuvre the 134kg bike through city traffic.

The bike delivers an average mileage of 65 kmpl. It is priced at priced at Rs.68,800(ex-showroom, Delhi) , and is available in a variety of shades, such as Terra Rosa, Grassland Green, Canyon Orange, Deep Sea Blue, and Tar Black.

The bike is styled like a motocross bike. With a ground clearance of 245 mm, the bike is designed to handle the most rugged of terrains. The ergonomics of the bike seat the rider high and upright, with a wide handle bar and mid-set foot pegs. This posture offers maximum control when riding over rough surfaces.

It is powered by a 149cc air-cooled single cylinder engine that outputs 13 bhp @ 7500 rpm and 13.4 Nm torque @ 5000 rpm. The engine is mated to a 5-speed gearbox.

The bike is equipped with long travel telescopic fork front suspension, and a gas-charged mono-shock at the rear. The 19 front and 17 rear heavy-duty spoke wheels with knobby tyres offer grip and stability over all kinds of terrains.

The Impulse employs a 240mm disc brake at the front, and a 110mm drum brake at the rear.

Off-roading enthusiasts, and those who want a different type of bike for their everyday commute, should consider buying the Hero Impulse.

Hero Impulse Tech Specifications

Engine
Displacement
149 cc
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149.2 cc
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149 cc
Your Bike
799 cc
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59.9 cc
Lowest
149 cc
Your Bike
2294 cc
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Engine Configuration
Air cooled, 4-stroke single cylinder
Average
Cylinders
1
Great
Mileage
55 Kmpl
Great
Good

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15 Kmpl
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55 Kmpl
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55 Kmpl
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8 Kmpl
Lowest
55 Kmpl
Your Bike
102 Kmpl
The Best
Peak Torque
13.4 Nm @ 5000 rpm
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13.4 bhp
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13.4 bhp
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79 bhp
The Best
4.5 bhp
Lowest
13.4 bhp
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221 bhp
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Peak Power
13 bhp @ 7500 rpm
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13 bhp
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13 bhp
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93 bhp
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3.5 bhp
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13 bhp
Your Bike
198 bhp
The Best
Ignition
D.C - CDI Ignition System
Good
Transmission
5 Gears
Good
Bore X Stroke
57mm X 58mm
Good
Compression Ratio
Good
Clutch Type
Wet, multi-plate
Good
Fuel Delivery System
Carburettor
Good
Starter Type
Kick and Electric Start
Good
Cooling System
Air Cooled
Good
Wheels & Brakes
Front Tyre
90 / 90 x 19 - 52 P
Good
Rear Tyre
110 / 90 x 17 - 60 P
Average
Front Brake
Disc, dia 240 mm
Great
Rear Brake
Drum, dia. 110 mm, Internal expanding shoe type
Good
Wheel Type
NA
Good
Chassis & Suspension
Chassis Types
High Rigidity Underbone Type
Good
Front Suspension
Telescopic Hydraulic Shock Absorbers
Average
Rear Suspension
Swing Arm with Mono Suspension with Nitrox
Great
Dimensions
Tank Capacity
11.1 Litres
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11.1 litres
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11.1 litres
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19 litres
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4 litres
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11.1 litres
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27 litres
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Wheel Base
1360 mm
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1360 mm
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1360 mm
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1545 mm
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1135 mm
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1360 mm
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1805 mm
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Length
2110 mm
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2110 mm
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2110 mm
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2215 mm
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1750 mm
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2110 mm
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2634 mm
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Height
1175 mm
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Good

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1175 mm
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1390 mm
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660 mm
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1593 mm
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Width
805 mm
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805 mm
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805 mm
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865 mm
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640 mm
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1030 mm
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Ground Clearance
245 mm
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245 mm
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100 mm
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245 mm
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318 mm
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Kerb Weight
134 Kg
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215 Kg
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134 Kg
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134 Kg
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82 Kg
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134 Kg
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480.8 Kg
The Best

Hero Impulse Technology

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Hero Impulse Maintenance & Service

Evaluate Running Cost
Kms Done/Yr
Km
Mileage
Kmpl
Cost of Fuel
/litre
Service Cost
/year
Total Running Cost (Fuel + Service) / Year
12,636

Service Schedule

Service 1
Service 2
Service 3
Service 4
Service 5
Service 6
Kilometers
500-750
Days From Last Service
45-60
Type Of Service
Free
Changes
Change Engine Oil, Oil Filter, Clean Spark Plug & Air Filter
Kilometers
3000-3500
Days From Last Service
100
Type Of Service
Free
Changes
Top up Engine oil, Clean Spark Plug & Air Filter
Kilometers
6000-6500
Days From Last Service
100
Type Of Service
Free
Changes
Change Engine Oil, Oil Filter, Clean Spark Plug & Air Filter
Kilometers
9000-9500
Days From Last Service
100
Type Of Service
Free
Changes
Top up Engine oil, Clean Spark Plug & Air Filter
Kilometers
12000-12500
Days From Last Service
100
Type Of Service
Free
Changes
Change Engine Oil, Oil Filter, Replace Spark Plug & Air Filter
Kilometers
15000-15500
Days From Last Service
90
Type Of Service
Free
Changes
Top up Engine oil, Clean Spark Plug & Air Filter
The resale value of the Hero Impulse in
after having been used for a period of years is