Hero MotoCorp (Hero Glamour), the largest automobile company making motorcycles and scooters in the world, launched the new Hero Glamor 100 million edition model on Monday. Apart from this, the company has also launched many similar special edition two-wheelers in the market earlier this month. Here know what is special in Hero Glamour 100 Million Edition.
The launch of Hero’s new ‘100 Million Edition’ range is to celebrate the brand’s total sales of 100 million two-wheelers.
As seen in other Special Edition models in the 100 million edition range, the new glamor also gets a dual-tone white and red color finish. The bike’s headlight cowl, fuel tank, and rear panel have a checkered flag design.
Apart from the new paint scheme in Hero Glamor, no other updates have been received on the bike. It has the same features as before. It gets the same halogen headlight as before, a semi-digital instrument cluster, auto-cell function, muscular fuel tank, and split-style alloy wheels.
Talking about the mechanicals of the bike, it gets the same 124.7cc, single-cylinder engine. This engine generates power of 10.7 bhp at 7,500 rpm and peak torque of 10.6 Nm at 6,000 rpm. This engine has a five-speed gearbox.
For the drum brake variants of the new Hero Glamor 100 Million Edition bike, the Ex-showroom price of Glamor 100 Million Edition has been kept at 73,700 and its disc brake variants have been kept at an ex-showroom price of 77,200.
Hero MotoCorp on Thursday achieved a significant milestone of crossing 100 million (100 million) units in cumulative production in the month of January. The 10 millionth bike Xtreme 160R (Extreme 160R) was rolled out from the company’s plant in Haridwar, Uttarakhand.
This is also the 20th consecutive year when Hero MotoCorp has retained the reputation of being the largest two-wheeler manufacturer in the world.
Since April 2020, Hero MotoCorp has produced 5 million two-wheelers, which is about 15 percent less than the 7.83 million made in 2019. In 2019, the company has produced the highest ever.
Hero Glamour Specifications and Features
|Kerb Weight||122 kg|
|Ground Clearance||180 mm|
|Seat Height||793 mm|
|Power (BHP)||10.72 bhp @ 7,500|
|Cooling System||Air Cooled|
|Ignition||Digital DC CDI|
|No of gears||—|
|Drive Type||Chain Drive|
|Fuel delivery system||Fuel Injection|
|Suspension Front||Telescopic Front Forks (Travel 120mm)|
|Suspension Rear||5 step Adjustable Hydraulic Shock Absorbers (Travel 81mm)|
|Wheel Size (inches)||18 inches|
|Tyre Size Front||80/100-18|
|Tyre Size Rear||100/80 – 18|
|Headlight Bulb Type||12 V – 35 W / 35 W|
|Electric System||12V DC|