Here is a list of the best BS6 bikes that are also the most affordable, in case you are looking for a cost-effective alternative to public transport once the lockdown is over. [Read more…]
The Hero brand is synonymous with two-wheelers in India and is the world's largest two-wheeler manufacturer. By 2018 they had already sold over 7.5 crore two-wheelers and reported annual sales of 75,87,130 units between April 2017-March 2018. The auto major has one of the widest networks in India, with more than 6,000 dealerships and touch-points across the country.
The company was established by Mr Brijmohan Lall Munjal and was a joint venture with Honda of Japan. This alliance ended in 2010 as the two companies parted ways and became arch rivals in the Indian two-wheeler space. As of 2018, Hero have eight manufacturing plants across the globe. The five Indian facilities are located at Haridwar in Uttarakhand; Gurgaon and Dharuhera in Haryana; Neemrana in Rajasthan; Vadodara in Gujarat; and the newly made Sri City facility in Andhra Pradesh. Hero also have international manufacturing plants situated in Villa Rica in Colombia, and Jessore in Bangladesh. The company also has its R&D centre located on the outskirts of Jaipur.
Post Coronavirus lockdown, people could avoid public transport and prefer to travel on their own vehicle which might increase two-wheeler sales in India.
The Hero Maestro Electric scooter was recently on display hinting at the possibility of a launch in the near future. [Read more…]
We take a look at the best selling motorcycles in India prior to the lockdown. [Read more…]
With a price tag of Rs 68,900 (ex-showroom), the BS6 Hero Glamour has plenty going for it. Here’s our first impression of the new 125-cc commuter bike.
We compile an on-paper specifications comparison between the best 125-cc scooters from each manufacturer in the market. [Read more…]
From the Husqvarna 250s to the 2020 Honda CRF1100L Africa Twin, these newly launched beauties are waiting to be cranked up – once the lockdown is lifted. Till then, we make a wish list of the top seven motorcycles and scooter we can’t wait to get our hands on.
Hero MotoCorp and their group companies have been providing a lot of financial and logistics relief for the coronavirus-affected and prevention; the latest being the supply of Hero motorcycle ambulances for rural areas. [Read more…]
Hero MotoCorp have launched the Hero CoLabs – the Design Challenge which will provide enthusiasts, fans, students and professionals a chance to showcase their creative abilities in design. [Read more…]