Niloy Motors the sole distributor of Hero Motocorp in Bangladesh yesterday ( 28th August 2016) launched Hero Splendor Plus Self version in Bangladesh at Hotel Regency (Source). Hero MotoCorp Ltd. (HMCL), the world’s largest two-wheeler manufacturer, continues in its endeavor to bring world-class products to the Bangladesh market.
Senior dignitaries from Hero Motocorp & Niloy Motors Limited attended this launching event. The country’s Press, Electronic & Digital Media has been invited on this occasion. Mr. Abdul Musabbir Ahmad, Managing Director, Nitol Niloy Group was hosting this Product Launching Event. Also present in the event were High official of Niloy Motors & Hero MotoCorp were also present in this event & they were:
- Anup Roy, Head of Marketing, Hero MotoCorp, Bangladesh.
- Abu Aslam, Chief Marketing Officer, Niloy Motors Ltd.
- Md. Bodroddoza, Head of Sales, Niloy Motors Ltd.
Speaking at the launch, Mr. Abdul Musabbir Ahmad, Managing Director of Niloy Motors Limited said, “The Splendor is the largest selling motorcycle in the world and its Splendor+ variant has been one of the most popular bikes in Bangladesh as well. As a leading motorcycle brand of the world, Hero MotoCorp is completely attuned to the needs of the customers. And the launching of the Splendor+ with ‘Self-Start’ is proof that the company is focused on providing its customers in the country with up-to-date and customer oriented products.”
Splendor+ is Hero’s largest selling motorcycle in India trusted by millions and has reinvented itself with changing times. The new variant with the Power Start feature adds to the riding convenience and premium-ness of the motorcycle. With this new feature riders will now be able to start their bike with the push of a button.
The Splendor+ delivers an impressive 8.2 BHP of power @ 8000 rpm alone with 8 NM of Torque from its fuel efficient and trusted APDV 100 cc engine. The motorcycle also packs a host of utility features including larger rear carrier, stylish alloy wheels and stylish body graphics. The bike is now available in exciting Candi Blazing Red color only but more colour options will follow in the future.
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Hero MotoCorp is the first company in Bangladesh to offer a 5 year engine warranty on its products. The company has 134 touch points across the country to provide customers with efficient sales and service. Company claims a top speed from the bike of around 90 km/h and during their test event they found a mileage of 80 km/l, but they said in the event that mileage will depend on many factors including the riding style, traffic condition and quality of the fuel.
Hero MotoCorp currently sells its products in 32 countries across Asia, Africa and Central and South America. In September 2015, Hero MotoCorp commenced operations at its first overseas manufacturing facility in Colombia. Hero MotoCorp’s second manufacturing facility at a global location is coming up in Bangladesh, which will become operational this year.
Hero Splendor Plus Self is the 3rd bike that Hero Motocorp launched in Bangladesh this year after they launched Splendor Pro and Passion Pro back in January! During this launch event they said that very soon they will launch Hero i Smart 110 & Hero Hunk with the upgraded engine soon in Bangladesh.
Price: 129,990 BDT (Click Here For Current Market Price)
Specification of Hero Splendor Plus self variant
|Type||Air cooled, 4 – stroke single cylinder OHC|
|Max. Power||6.15kW (8.36 Ps) @8000 rpm|
|Max. Torque||0.82kg – m (8.05 N-m) @5000 rpm|
|Max. Speed||87 Kmph|
|Bore x Stroke||50.0 mm x 49.5 mm|
|Carburettor||Side Draft , Variable Venturi Type with TCIS|
|Compression Ratio||9.9 : 1|
|Starting||Kick / Self Start|
|Ignition||DC – Digital CDI|
|Oil Grade||SAE 10 W 30 SJ Grade , JASO MA Grade|
|Air Filtration||Dry , Pleated Paper Filter|
TRANSMISSION & CHASSIS
|Gear box||4 Speed constant mesh|
|Chassis Type||Tubular Double Cradle Type|
|Front||Telescopic Hydraulic Shock Absorbers|
|Rear||Swing Arm with Hydraulic Shock Absorbers|
|Front Brake Disc||Internal expanding shoe type (130 mm) – Non Asbestos Type|
|Rear Brake Disc||Internal expanding shoe type (110 mm) – Non Asbestos Type|
WHEELS & TYRES
|Tyre Size Front||2.75 x 18 – 42 P / 4 PR|
|Tyre Size Rear||2.75 x 18 – 48 P / 6 PR|
|Battery||12V – 2.5Ah (Kick) / 12V- 3 Ah MF ( Self )|
|Head Lamp||12V- 35W / 35W – Halogen Bulb ( Multi-Reflector Type )|
|Tail/Stop Lamp||12V- 5 / 10 W ( Multi-Reflector )|
|Turn Signal Lamp||12V – 10W x 4 nos ( MFR )|
|Pilot Lamp||12V – 3W|
|Saddle Height||785 mm|
|Ground Clearance||159 mm|
|Fuel Tank Capacity||11 Litre (Min)|
|Reserve||1 Litre (Usable reserve)|
|Kerb Weight||112 Kg ( Self )|
|Max Payload||130 Kg|