Hero MotoCorp has launched the corporate’s first 125 cc scooter, the Hero Destini 125 and costs begin at Rs. 54,650. The Destini 125 is offered in two variants LX and VX. Whereas the LX is priced at Rs. 54,650 (ex-delhi), the VX prices Rs. 57,500 (ex-showroom Delhi). Deliveries for the scooter will begin in three to 4 weeks. Visually, the Hero Destini 125 resembles the 110 cc Hero Duet, however will get a couple of beauty upgrades. The Destini 125 was first showcased because the Hero Duet 125 idea on the Auto Expo 2018 in February this yr. The Hero Destini 125 has been fully designed and developed in-house at Hero MotoCorp’s R&D centre in Jaipur.
When it comes to options, the Hero Destini 125 will embrace an elective entrance disc brake, Built-in Braking System (IBS), facet stand indicator, service reminder, cross change, exterior gasoline filling and extra. The Destini 125 has been fully developed in-house on the firm’s Centre of Innovation and Expertise (CIT) in Jaipur. The VX comes with Boot gentle, cellular charging level, chrome garnishes, solid wheels, twin tone seat covers.
Malo Le Masson – Head of World Product Planning, Hero MotoCorp Ltd., mentioned, “The scooter market is witnessing a shift in direction of merchandise with larger engine capability. The 125cc phase particularly has been increasing at a speedy place, witnessing a progress of over 75% yr so far, this fiscal. The 125cc phase, subsequently is a spotlight space for us and we’re strategically following a multi model strategy on this area. In line with this technique, we’ve got debuted immediately on this class with the Destini 125 and can quickly introduce one other scooter in direction of the tip of the yr.”
Powertrain clever, the brand new Hero Destini 125 is powered by a 125 cc single-cylinder, air-cooled engine, which is actually a bored out model of the 110 cc mill frim the Duet 110. The engine presents eight.7 bhp at 6750 rpm and 10.2 Nm of peak torque obtainable at 5000 rpm, and has been tweaked to supply higher low-end energy for larger city usability. Maximising gasoline effectivity, the Destini 125 is the primary Hero scooter to get idle-start-stop-system (i3S system).
Dr. Markus Braunsperger, Chief Expertise officer, Hero MotoCorp ltd., mentioned. “We’re introducing the brand new Destini 125 scooter, inside just some weeks of launching our new premium motorcycle- Xtreme 200R. This clearly demonstrates our strong in-house competency in designing and growing merchandise within the premium phase. The Destini 125 is the one scooter in India immediately to supply the revolutionary i3S know-how, along with offering an ideal steadiness of energy and magnificence. We’ve got a robust pipeline of latest merchandise in each scooter and premium motorbike segments, which we are going to launch within the coming months.”
The Hero Destini 125 goes up towards the likes of the Honda Grazia, Suzuki Entry 125 and TVS NTorq