Hero MotoCorp today launched the highly anticipated Karizma XMR. The new Karizma XMR is the most powerful motorcycle in its class, producing the highest torque. The motorcycle is powered by 210cc Liquid Cooled DOHC Engine, 6 Speed transmission that comes with Slip and Assist Clutch and Dual Channel ABS – purpose built for taking on the likes of the Pulsar RS200, Suzuki Gixxer SF 250 and Yamaha R15 V4.
2023 Hero Karizma is packed with the segment-first adjustable windshield, Intelligent Illumination Headlamp and Turn-By-Turn navigation. Hero Karizma XMR will be available at Hero MotoCorp dealership across the country at an introductory price of INR 1,72,900/- (ex-showroom Delhi). The motorcycle can be booked online from today onwards by visiting www.heromotocorp.com or calling on 7046210210 with a booking amount of INR 3,000/-.
2023 Hero Karizma gets a 210 cc liquid cooled DOHC 4- Valve engine of Karizma XMR delivers an output of 25.5PS @ 9250 rpm and maximum torque of 20.4 Nm @ 7250 rpm. The motorcycle accelerates from 0-60 in just 3.8 seconds.
The DOHC setup and the DLC coated finger cam followers help achieve a better high-end performance and improved engine durability. The new engine now has an increased oil replacement limit of 12,000 kms. The 6-speed gearbox paired with Slip and Assist clutch system reduces skidding & rear wheel locking during quick downshifts.
The front suspension boasts of 37mm dia pinch bolted forks which enhances the stiffness support on the steering. The rear suspension is equipped with a 6-step pre load adjustable gas charged monoshock which further complements to improve the ride quality in all conditions.
The Karizma XMR should offer best-in-class sport-tourer rider & pillion ergonomics with best-in-class rider legroom, ample pillion seat space which allows for both aggressive and relaxed riding stance. The lightweight aluminum alloy clip-on handlebars should provide optimal and comfortable riding stance for Sports touring as well as everyday riding, along with improved structural stiffness.
Tyres made of specially developed rubber compound provides better cornering, agility, precision and stability. Lightest in segment, the 17-inch wheels set the best example for ride and handling. The front 300mm petal disc and rear 230mm petal disc brakes take care of the smooth braking. Rider safety is further enhanced with dual channel ABS which is the first for the brand.
The new Karizma XMR offers a Class-D LED projector headlamp with integrated LED DRLs. Available for the first time in the segment, the Auto – Illumination feature offers both convenient and an intuitive riding experience delivered by the motorcycle. Complemented by the Signature H shaped LED Tail light, backlit switchgear and the Hazard Switch, the all-LED lighting gives the Karizma XMR premium feel.
The Karizma XMR comes with an inverted display LCD speedometer that gives a clear view of your navigation and all your data. It comes with 39 different functionalities such as smart phone connectivity for incoming call/SMS alert, first-in-segment turn-by-turn navigation, vehicle battery status, range, gear position indicator and shift advisory, ambient light sensor, gear shift & low fuel indicator, trip meter etc.
2023 Hero Karizma gets accessories such as anti-glare rear view mirror, hugger fender, mobile holder, magnetic tank bag and thigh pads add to the overall look and feel of the motorcycle and enable the customers to extract more out of their bike according to their riding needs and style. 2023 Hero Karizma is available in three distinct color options – Iconic Yellow, Turbo Red and Matte Phantom Black.