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Hero MotoCorp bags over 25,000 bookings for Harley-Davidson X440

Written by Kanad Kalasur

The Harley-Davidson X440 has 25,597 bookings as per data released by Hero MotoCorp. Interestingly, the bike has received over 25,000 bookings within the first month since its launch. The X440 was launched at an introductory price of INR 2.29 lakh. Now, the price has been hiked by INR 10,500.

Meanwhile, the online bookings for the highly anticipated motorcycle were stopped on 3 August 2023. The move comes after a strong demand for the X440.

Hero MotoCorp and Harley-Davidson

Harley-Davidson & Hero MotoCorp have jointly developed and launched the X440 cruiser motorcycle in India. This is the most affordable Harley-Davidson motorcycle to be sold worldwide, and it will be available in 3 variants.

While the bike has been launched in India, production is expected to commence only from September 2023. The bike will be made at Hero’s Neemrana plant in Rajasthan. Meanwhile, the customer deliveries are planned in October 2023. Hero is currently working to expand the production capacity at the Neemrana plant.

Harley-Davidson X440 : More Details

In terms of the powertrain, the X440 uses a 440cc, single-cylinder engine. This motor produces 27 BHP of power and 38 Nm of torque. The engine uses a six-speed gearbox.

The entry level variant Denim is offered in Mustard Denim paint shade. It gets a yellow painted fuel tank with the rest of the bike finished in black. The bike rides on tube tyres shod on wire-spoke wheels.

The mid-sped Vivid trim gets two colours – Metallic Thick Red and Metallic Dark Silver. Harley is offering alloy wheels on the Vivid trim.

The top-end S variant comes in a lone Matte Black colour. It gets machined alloys, 3D decals and most importantly connected features including smartphone connectivity. Other features include maps support using turn-by-turn navigation, phone and SMS alerts and music control.

All variants of the Harley-Davidson X440 are equipped with a 3.5-inch TFT screen, full-LED lighting, and dual-channel ABS for safety.

Also Read – Harley-Davidson X440 priced at INR 2,39,500, increase of INR 10,500 on all variants.