The new HX250R is powered by a 249cc, 4 stroke single cylinder DOHC, liquid cooled engine that has a healty power output of 31 ps. This motor comes mated to a six speed manual gearbox.
Suspension duties are courtesy twin telescopic hydraulic shock absorbers at front and a 5 step adjustable preload monoshock at rear. The bike boasts of a 300mm, triple piston caliper disc brake at front and a 220mm linked disc unit at the rear. ABS is optional. The bike sports an underseat exhaust.
Quite obviously, the new Hero HX250R is looking poised to become the next big thing from Hero MotoCorp and might very well become the perfect spiritual successor to the original Karizma. What do you say?
Hero HX250R Specifications
|Type||4 – stroke single cylinder DOHC, Liquid cooled, engine|
|Bore x Stroke||81.0 x 48.5 mm|
|Gear box||6 Speed constant mesh|
|Suspension||Front: Telescopic Hydraulic Shock AbsorbersRear Single shock, 5 Step adjustable Pre Load, Shim Valve Damping|
|Brakes||Front: 300 mm Disc, three piston caliper, Combined braking with optional ABS Rear 220 mm Disc, linked. Combined braking with optional ABS|
|Wheel and Tyres||Front: 17×2.75 Alloy wheel with 110/80R-17 Unidirectional tubeless tyre Rear 17×4.00 Alloy wheel with 140/70R-17 Unidirectional tubeless tyre|
|Battery||12 V – 6 Ah , MF Battery|
|Head Lamp||Twin 12V – 35W / 35W – Halogen Bulb, DC – Multi-Reflector Type|
|Position Lamp||LED Light Guide|
|Tail / Stop Lamp||LED Lights|
|Ground clearance||145 mm|
|Kerb weight||139 kgs.|
|Fuel tank capacity||12.9 Ltrs ( Min )|