The Hero Xpulse 200 is the most affordable and capable offroad-adventure bike you can buy. The bike gets long suspension travel compared to other bikes. The bike is very capable off the road and has enough low end power which is required while offroading. But there are also some cons with this bike along with pros. So read the full article to know about the features, pros, cons, price, colours available and competitors or the alternatives of the Hero Xpulse 200.
On/ Off Road Ready
This light-weight multipurpose bike is perfect for both – everyday rides on your city streets as well as the rough trails of the great outdoors.
Double it up as an adventure bike on the weekends and set out to explore places you’ve never seen before with this all-terrain ready bike.
Adventure goes HiTech
This is a first of its kind all-terrain motorcycle that has both cutting-edge technology and high build quality for the best riding experience.
xSens powered 200cc Oil-cooled Engine
14 sensors working in conjunction to deliver stress-free riding everywhere.
A 1st-in-category feature that lets you connect your smartphone to your bike via bluetooth to ensure you and your ride are always in sync.
Know the path ahead be it the city or the great outdoors, with yet another 1st-in-category feature of on-screen navigation.
Full LED Headlamps
The high intensity LED Headlamps will ensure you tear through dark environments with ease.
Large Discs with ABS
Get absolute control with a single channel ABS and large petal discs of 276mm up front and 220mm at the rear.
Long-travel Front Suspension
Get acquainted with the rock-solid stability of a 190 mm front suspension that will surpass any bump, rock or pit with ease.
Wade through water effortlessly with an up-swept exhaust.
Aluminium Bash Plate
A protective bash plate will ensure that your precious engine is always protected.
10-step Adjustable Mono-shock
Witness unmatched superior stability with a preloaded rear mono-shock suspension with 10-step adjustable settings.
Dual Purpose Tyres
Be the master of the streets with dual-purpose tyres that offer a great grip, both on tarmac as well as loose dirt.
High Ground Clearance
Potholes, bumps and rocks won’t ever get in your way with a high 220 mm ground clearance.
Easy Seat Access
It’ll be easy ingress and egress for all with a narrow seat profile and an 823 mm seat height.
- Power : 17.8 BHP @ 8,500 RPM
- Torque : 16.45 Nm @ 6,500 rpm
- Displacement : 199.6 cc
- Cooling System : Oil Cooled
- Fuel delivery system : Fuel Injection
- Fuel tank capacity : 13 Litres
- Transmission : 5-Speed Manual
- Kerb Weight : 157 kgs
- Front tyre : 90/90-21
- Rear tyre : 120/80-18
- Tyre type : Tubed
- Front Suspension : Telescopic (37 mm diameter) with double DU bush (190 mm stroke)
- Rear suspension : 10 step rider-adjustable monoshock
- Seat height : 823 mm
- Ground clearance : 220 mm
- Chassis : Tubular Diamond
BRAKES AND WHEELS
|FRONT BRAKE TYPE||DISC|
|READ BRAKE TYPE||DISC|
|FRONT BRAKE SIZE||276 MM|
|REAR BRAKE SIZE||220 MM|
|FRONT WHEEL SIZE||90/90-21|
|REAR WHEEL SIZE||120/80-18|
- EXTREMELY GOOD OFFROADER
- GOOD ENGINE
- GREAT LOW END POWER
- HAS GO ANYWHERE CAPABILITY
- VALUE FOR MONEY
- RETURNS DECENT MILEAGE OF AROUND 40 KMPL
- PERFECT BIKE FOR COMFORTABLE CRUISING AND ADVENTURE RIDES
- FEATURE LOADED BIKE WITH GPS NAVIGATION ETC..
- TOP END PERFORMANCE IS NOT THAT GREAT
- YOU MIGHT FEEL VIBRATION AT TOP END OF THE REV BAND
- ENGINE IS NOT THAT RELIABLE
- NVH LEVELS ARE NOT THAT GREAT
- NOT FOR HIGHSPEED HIGHWAY CRUISING
VERDICT, ALTERNATIVES AND PRICE
So if you want a perfect adventure motorcycle under 1.5 lakhs, then you can go with this bike without a second thought. Because no other bike can give you this kind of offroad ability in this price range. But this is for those who want out ride acceleration and highspeed cruising ability.
If you have more budget then you can also go with some more powerful adventure bikes like the Royal Enfield Himalayan, KTM 390 Adventure and the BMW G310GS.
The Hero Xpulse 200 is priced at 1,48,893 on-road Bangalore. And there is only one variant of the bike in sale.