|Power:||9 bhp @ 7000 rpm|
|Torque:||10.35 Nm @ 4000 rpm|
|Hero Super Splendor||51,650||
The Hero Super Splendor is a mid-segment 125cc commuter from the stables of Hero MotoCorp. Its 125cc engine employs Advanced Swirl Flow Induction System (ASFS), a technology that aids in improving the mileage, without loss in power. It comes equipped with a new speedo console, electric start, black alloy wheels, clear-lens indicators and tail-lamps., and a front disc brake available as an optional extra.
Mileage, Price & Colours
The delivers an average mileage of 82.9 kmpl. It is priced at Rs 51,560(ex-showroom, Delhi), and is available in six shades, black/purple, black/red, red, silver, black, grey and blue.
Design and Ergonomics
It employs a trendy design that would appeal to the young executive commuter, its target group. The bike offers the rider a typical commuter-style upright riding position, which minimises stress applied on the lower back and wrists, thereby improving comfort while riding for extended durations.
Engine and Gearbox
The bike is powered by an air-cooled single cylinder 124.7cc engine that outputs 9 bhp @ 7000 rpm and 10.35 Nm torque @ 4000 rpm. Power is transmitted to the rear-wheel via a 4-speed gearbox.
It is equipped with telescopic front forks and a pair of hydraulic shock absorbers at the rear end. The rear shock absorbers can be adjusted to compensate for the load applied on the bike.
It employs a 130mm drum brake at the front and rear wheels. A 240mm front disc brake is offered as an optional extra.
Who should buy one?
People whose commutes exceed 50 kms a day can consider buying the Hero Super Splendor.
Which bikes compete with the Hero Super Splendor?
|Ps/Rpm Peak Power||9 bhp @ 7000 rpm|
|Nm/Rpm Peak Torque||10.35 Nm @ 4000 rpm|
|No Of Gears||4|
|Start(Kick/Electric)||Kick and Electric Start|
|Wheelbase (mm)||1265 mm|
|Height (mm)||1095 mm|
|Ground Clearance (mm)||150 mm|
|Kerb Weight (mm)||121 Kg|