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Hero MotoCorp Xtreme 125R – Ride Review

Written by Parichay Malvankar

In January 2024, Hero MotoCorp launched the Xtreme 125R in India at the starting price of INR 95,000 ex-showroom. The sporty commuter motorcycle comes with a street fighter design, an efficient 125cc engine and modern features. In this two part test review we bring you all the details of the Hero MotoCorp Xtreme 125R, so you can make an informed buying decision.

Hero MotoCorp Xtreme 125R – Price, Colours and Variants

The Hero MotoCorp Xtreme 125R is available in three colour options – Firestorm Red, Cobalt Blue, and Stallion Black. The Xtreme 125R is available in two variants – IBS and ABS. The Hero MotoCorp Xtreme 125R IBS comes with a price tag of INR 95,000 ex-showroom, Delhi and the Xtreme 125R ABS comes with a price tag of INR 99,500 ex-showroom, Delhi.

Hero MotoCorp Xtreme 125R – Technical Specifications

The Hero MotoCorp Xtreme 125R is a 125cc single-cylinder air-cooled engine producing 11.4 BHP of power and 10.5 Nm of torque. The engine comes with a 5-speed gearbox. The brand is using smarter cam angles to achieve a balance between power and efficiency. Also the engine offers smoother power delivery thanks to its ECU programming. Hero MotoCorp claims that the Xtreme 125R returns a fuel efficiency of 66 kmpl.

The Xtreme 125R features a diamond frame using the engine as a stressed member. The motorcycle comes with a steeper 24-degree caster angle and a larger trail. maintaining balance between rigidity and agility. It is also comes the first-in-segment motorcycle to come with 37mm telescopic front suspension. Rear suspension duties are carried out by a Showa developed monoshock. The Xtreme 125R also features a 276mm disc brake on the front with ABS and a drum brake on the rear.


Hero MotoCorp Xtreme 125R – Features

In terms of features, the motorcycle gets the following:-

  • LED Headlamps
  • LED Indicators
  • Hazard Lamp Switch
  • LED Taillamps
  • Alloy Wheels with Tubeless Tyres
  • Full Digital Instruments Cluster
  • Bluetooth Enabled dashboard with Call and Message Notification
  • Split Seats

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