Hero MotoCorp has introduced a feature rich variant of the Passion motorcycle. It gets many hi-tech features including projector LED headlamps, a digital instrument cluster with Bluetooth connectivity and much more. According to India’s largest two wheeler manufacturer. The new Hero Passion XTEC is the perfect package of style, safety, connectivity and comfort. Talking about cosmetic changes, the bike gets a new first-in-segment projector LED headlamp with H-shaped LED DRLs. There is also chrome 3D ‘Passion’ branding with red rim tape and five-spoke alloys.
Hero Passion XTEC Features.
Talking about the features, it gets a new all-digital instrument cluster with blue backlight that offers Bluetooth connectivity and shows call/SMS alerts, phone battery percentage, real-time mileage, service schedule reminder and low fuel indicator. The motorcycle also gets an integrated USB charging port and a side stand engine cut-off feature. The new Hero Passion XTEC has launched in India for Rs 74,590 for the drum brake variant and Rs 78,990 for the front disc brake variant, ex-showroom.
The new Hero Passion XTEC is powered by the same 110cc, single-cylinder, air-cooled, FI engine that powers the standard Passion Pro as well. This motor generates power of 9 bhp at 7,500 RPM and peak torque of 9.79 Nm at 5,000 RPM. The engine comes mated to a 5-speed gearbox and is mated to Hero’s patented i3S technology as well for better fuel efficiency.
According to the company. “Passion Xtec is an irresistible product with its innovative features and smart design that will excite the youth of the country. Our ‘Xtec’ range of products such as Splendor+ Xtec, Glamor 125 Xtec, Pleasure+ 110 Xtec and Destiny 125 Xtec has received an overwhelming response from the customers and we expect the Passion Xtec to be loved by the masses.