Hero Motocorp is actively expanding its XTec technology; in May, the company introduced the Splendor Plus XTec, and now it has introduced the Passion Xtec. The Passion XTec comes with slew of segment-first features and comes with a starting price of Rs 74,590 (ex-showroom). According to the brand the new Hero Passion ?XTec? is a perfect combination of style, safety, connectivity and comfort.
Hero Passion XTec Design and Features
The headlamps on the Passion XTec have been updated to seem sportier than the standard model. A rim tape and chromed 3D logo are also added to the motorcycle.
The Passion XTec is loaded with features and it boasts a first-in-Segment projector LED headlamp, full-digital instrument cluster with Bluetooth connectivity, SMS and call alerts, real-time mileage indicator, low-fuel indicator, side-stand engine cut-off, and a service reminder. The motorcycle also boasts a USB charging port. The projector LED headlamps are the brightest in their class and have a 12 percent longer beam than halogen lamps. With all these new features the Passion XTec has become a stiff competitor for its rival.
Speaking about the features of new Passion Xtec, Malo Le Masson, Head of Strategy and Global Product Planning, Hero MotoCorp, said, ?The Passion XTec with its new features and a smart design is a compelling product that will excite the country?s youth. Our range of ?XTec? products such as the Splendor+ XTec, Glamour 125 XTec, Pleasure+ 110 XTec and Destini 125 XTec have received an overwhelming response from customers and we expect the Passion XTec to continue this trend.?
Hero Passion XTec Engine
The new Passion Pro XTec has the same 110cc BS-VI compliant engine that produces an impressive 9 BHP @ 7500 rpm and 9.79 NM @ 5000 rpm of torque on demand for a high-performance ride. The new Passion XTec features the patented i3S technology for increased fuel efficiency and fulfils the brand promise of performance and comfort.
Hero Passion XTec Variants and Price
There are two variants of the Hero Passion XTec, one with front disc brakes and the other with drum brakes on both ends. Both versions cost Rs 78,990 and Rs 74,590 (ex-showroom), respectively.