Hero MotoCorp presents the HX250R and the …RNT Diesel scooter (+video)
Hero MotoCorp the largest two-wheeler manufacturer in the world unveiled today five new bikes. The most important motorcycles introduced today were its new 250 c.c. flagship, developed by Eric Buell Racing (EBR). The HX250R is a liquid cooled 250 c.c. single cylinder aluminum engine which delivers 31 bhp/9000 rpm. The bike weighs 139 kgs (306 lbs) kerb. That is slightly more powerful and significantly lighter than a Honda CBR 300R. The two disc brakes front and rear are combined with optional ABS.
The RNT 150 is a 150 c.c. turbocharged diesel engine scooter, which delivers 13.5 bhp and an incredible 3.6 kgm (25.8 lbs ft)/1600 rpm. The company states that the turbocharge feature is optional(!), while an 1.36 PS electric motor at the front wheel is also an extra for the future owner!!