Hero MotoCorp today launched an exclusive Rally Edition of its widely popular motorcycle Xpulse 200 4V. Enhanced suspension set-up and increased ground clearance underscore the off-road characteristics of the exclusive Rally Edition. Inspired by Hero MotoSports Rally Bike, the limited edition model unleashes the adventurous spirit of the motorcycling enthusiasts. The exclusive Rally Code graphics and the eponymous “CS Santhosh” autograph signal the roots of Hero MotoSports and take the exclusivity factor a notch up to give the riders the pride of ownership. Priced at INR. 1,52,100/-, Hero Xpulse 200 4V Rally Edition can be booked on company’s online sales platform – eSHOP from 22 July 2022, 12pm onwards till 29 July 2022, 12pm.
Hero Xpulse 200 4V Rally Edition delivers an impressive performance on all terrains – gravel or dirt tracks. The motorcycle is powered by a 200cc 4-valve-oil-cooled engine, which churns out a maximum power of 18.9 BHP at 8500rpm, and a peak torque of 17.35 Nm at 6500 rpm. The engine is mated to a 5-speed gearbox.
For better heat management in heavy traffic, the cooling system comes with a 7-fin oil cooler. The oil-cooled engine not only provides superior power across the mid and top-end speed range but also offers stress free engine performance even at high-speeds for relaxed cruising. In a true rally spirit, the motorcycle features taller and fully-adjustable front suspension with 250mm travel and a fully-adjustable 10 step rear suspension with 220mm travel. This allows the rider to fine tune the suspension to the terrain and personal riding style.
Enhanced riding dynamics with seat height of 885mm, handlebar risers of 40mm, increased ground clearance of 270mm, wheelbase of 1426mm and increased trail of 116mm provides a confident riding stance. It offers remarkable handling, balanced agility with maximum traction in extreme and challenging off-road conditions. Further, the extended gear lever and the longer side stand takes care of the finer details required in such a machine.
The motorcycle comes with robust 21″ front and 18″ rear spoke wheels fitted with dual purpose tyres tuned for both on and off-road use. To ensure a trouble-free ride through the rocky and treacherous terrains, the motorcycle is equipped with an aluminium skid plate that protects the engine, toothed brake pedal for maximum grip and control, and an upswept exhaust that enables deep water crossing. This capable motorcycle remains light weight with a kerb weight of 160kg. Equipped with the latest technology, the Xpulse 200 4V Rally Edition guarantees a comfortable ride for a greater distance. The LED headlight and LED tail light provides perfect and functional illumination on the road. It boasts of features such as full digital LCD instrument cluster with smartphone connectivity and call alerts, Turn-by-Turn navigation, Gear indicator, Eco Mode and two Trip meters and Single Channel ABS as standard offering.