Hero showcased Splendor Pro Classic – Being first 100CC Café Racer, can it beat Bajaj’s Discover 100 M?
Hero Moto Corp has launched a new edition of their most sold two wheeler in the Indian market, the Splendor. The recently launched version of Splendor Pro has been received well by middle class Indian buyers and the model has continues its streak in the market. The new ‘Splendor Pro Classic’ Café Racer edition would be soon available for sale in India and it is expected to give a breakthrough for Hero like the former edition did.
The styling of the model has been completely changed and the new look represents a perfect café racer bike. Premium two wheelers have received the Café Racer styling so far in India, but with the launch of the new Splendor Pro Classic the iconic design has reached the commuter segment too. The smoother metal finishing of the petrol tank and other body parts reflects the quality making of Hero Moto Corp. Hero is the most reliable two wheeler in the Indian market currently and it is the leading two wheeler maker too. The new Splendor Pro Classic Café Racer will prove the potential of Hero once again.
Being the first ever Café Racer bike with a 100 CC engine, Splendor Pro Classic might start a new trend. Hero has powered the model with a 100 cc air cooled single cylinder four stroke engine that is capable of generating around 7.7 bhp at the peak along with 8.04 Nm of torque and the engine mated to a 4 speed gear box as standard. The new Splendor Pro Classic receives new front fender and the suspension is taken care by a telescopic hydraulic shock absorbers. The front fascia gets a round head light and the handle gets round shaped wing mirrors.
Suspension needs at the rear are taken care by a 5 step adjustable hydraulic shock absorbers and Hero is offering new round shaped tail lamps along with round shaped indicator lamps. The curb weight of the new Splendor Pro Classic Café Racer is around 109 kilograms and the manufacturer has not revealed pricing details of the model so far.
[Source: Indian Autos Blog]