Having sold more than a million motorcycles and scooters in the first quarter (April-June) of FY’22, Hero MotoCorp has commenced the second quarter (July-September) with the launch of the ‘Xtec’ avatar of its popular motorcycle – Glamour.
Representing the evolved tastes and preferences of today’s youth, the Glamour Xtec is a combination of Style, Safety, and Connectivity. Packed with features such as first-in-segment Bluetooth connectivity, Turn-by-Turn Navigation, Integrated USB Charger along with Side-Stand Engine cut off, Bank Angle Sensor and LED headlamp, the new motorcycle is a notch higher than the rest in its segment.
Available in exciting new color options across Hero MotoCorp customer touch points in the country, the Glamour Xtec is attractively priced at Rs 78,900/- (Drum variant)* and Rs 83,500/- (Disc variant)*.
Malo Le Masson, Head of Strategy and Global Product Planning, Hero MotoCorp, said, “The new Glamour Xtec brings an ‘X’ factor to the segment, with first-in-class features like LED headlamp and Turn-by-Turn Navigation through Bluetooth connectivity. It has the ideal combination of features that appeal to the youth. The Glamour Xtec caters to customers’ aspirations for Technology, Style and Safety at a much more accessible price.”
Naveen Chauhan, Head of Sales and Aftersales, Hero MotoCorp, said, “Since its launch in 2005, the Glamour has been a trend-setter. In its Xtec avatar too, the Glamour builds on the brand legacy with a host of new features that will redefine the 125cc segment. We are confident that the Glamour Xtec is going to resonate with the youth across the country.”
Adding to its functionality and riding comfort, the Glamour Xtec offers the first-in-segment ‘Integrated USB charging’, Bluetooth connectivity with call and SMS alerts, and Turn-by-Turn Navigation along with Google map connectivity. The High-level Cluster features a Gear Position Indicator, Eco Mode, Tachometer, and Real Time Mileage Indicator (RTMi).
Ensuring the utmost safety of the rider and pillion, the motorcycle has a Side-stand visual indication and a segment-first ‘Side-stand Engine cut-off’. The Glamour Xtec also features a Bank-angle-sensor that cuts-off the engine during a fall. The rear 5-step adjustable Hydraulic Shock Absorber suspension, front 240mm disk brakes, wider rear tyre and ground clearance of 180mm provide reliability and all-day riding comfort with real road presence.
The new Glamour Xtec ups the style quotient for the aspirational youth with an LED headlamp and an H-Signature position lamp with the best in segment brightness (34% the more headlight intensity). The 3D branding, rim tapes, and blue accents for new Matte color adds to the overall appeal.
The new Glamour Xtec is powered by a 125cc BS-VI engine with XSens Programmed Fuel Injection and is 7% more fuel efficient. The engine produces a power output of 10.7 BHP @ 7500 RPM and torque of 10.6 Nm @ 6000 RPM. Featuring Hero MotoCorp’s revolutionary i3S (idle start-stop system), together with Auto Sail Technology, the Glamour Xtec delivers on its brand promise of performance and comfort.