Hero Destini 125 Scooter will have a lot of rivals to deal with in this space
Hero Motocorp is getting all ready for launching a new scooter in the nation. This new scooter will be powered with a 125cc motor and it will be known as the Destini 125. Hero had showcased this scooter at the 2018 Auto Expo. After the launch of the Destini 125, it will be positioned as the flagship product of Hero Motocorp scooter lineup. On the other hand, the Hero Maestro will be targeted at the customers who are looking out for a scooter on a budget.
According to the spy shots of the Destini 125 we come to know that the design of the scooty is identical to the one which was displayed at the 2018 Auto Expo. It is said that the Duet is now renamed as the Destini and as compared to it, the Destini 125 boosts of bigger turn indicators, new silencer canister, black wheels, larger taillight unit and new design grab rail. In terms of equipment, Hero will be offering the Destini 125 with an LED tail lamp unit, boot light, a 12 Volt charging port for mobiles and an analog-digital display unit.
In addition to this, the Destini 125 will also get Hero’s i3S idle start / stop technology which helps reducing fuel consumption. This will be the first scooter from Hero’s lineup to get the i3S technology which will help them, compete with the Honda Activa
Powering the Destini 125 is a 124,66cc single cylinder, air-cooled petrol engine which also powers the Maestro 125. This engine is developed at Hero Motocorp’s Centre of Innovation and Technology and it can generate 8.7 bhp of power and 10.2Nm of twist.
Through the spy images of the brochure, we come to know that the Hero Destini 125 will be available in four colour schemes- Noble Red, Chestnut Bronze, Panther Black, and Pearl Silver White. Both the front and rear tyres will get a drum brake setup and it is supported by a Combi-Brake setup. In terms of suspension at the front is a telescopic fork unit while at the rear it is a one-sided shock absorber.
Once launched in the Indian market, the Destini 125 from Hero Motocorp will be competing head-on with the Honda Activa, Suzuki Access, Honda Grazia, TVS Ntorq, Vespa LX 125 and the Aprilia SR 125. Till then stay tuned to ThrustZone to know more about the launch of the Hero Destini 125.
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