Hero MotoCorp has launched the Xtreme 200S 4 Valve variant in India, priced at $141,000 (ex-showroom Delhi). The new Hero Xtreme 200S 4V joins the recently launched Xtreme 160R 4V with four-valve technology, bringing even more power and capability to this complete motorcycle.The new four-valve version is approximately $That’s $6,000 more than the Xtreme 200S two-valve currently on sale.
The new Hero Xtreme 200S 4V draws its power from an updated 200 cc four valve, single cylinder, oil cooled engine with fuel injection. The four-valve engine now develops 18.8 bhp at 8,000 rpm and peak torque of 17.35 Nm at 6,500 rpm. The motor now has 6 percent more power and 5 percent more torque than its predecessor. According to the company, it comes with the same 5-speed gearbox, but optimized for better traction and acceleration, as well as better strength and durability.
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Commenting on the launch, Ranjivjit Singh, Chief Commercial Officer, Hero MotoCorp India, “The Hero Xtreme 200S demonstrates our approach to focus on the premium sports segment. The Hero Xtreme 200S 4V is a true masterpiece for cycling enthusiasts, a full Skysport motorcycles, uniquely combining urban performance and sporty performance in perfect form. We have successfully created and developed a horizontal strategy across the Adventure, Touring and Street Fighter segments for our premium products and received Overwhelming customer response. We are confident that our latest offering, the Xtreme 200S 4V, will further extend the success of this category and create a strong connection with our customers.”
In terms of upgrades, the 2023 Hero Xtreme 200S 4V now features a new split handlebar for added comfort on long rides. There’s also a new rear tire hugger. The bike is equipped with dual LED headlights with LED DRLs, and LED taillights with light guides for a signature look. The bike also features Bluetooth connectivity and features such as route navigation and call/text alerts, paired with an LCD instrument console.
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The Xtreme 200S 4V continues to use the front telescopic fork, unlike the Xtreme 160R 4V which uses a USD fork. The rear is equipped with 7-stage adjustable single shock absorbers and 130 mm wide radial rear tires. Xtreme 200S 4V continues to be equipped with single-channel ABS as standard. This fully streamlined motorcycle is available in two-tone colors – Moon Yellow, Panther Black Metallic and Stealth. The bike competes with the Suzuki Gixxer SF and Yamaha R15 S at the same price point.
First published date: Jul 18, 2023 at 17:38 PM UST