Another 125cc motorcycle from Hero Motocorp - Glamour. Proving its name, are its features and looks. Launched in the year 2005, it has been continuously winning the hearts of many consumers. However, the design was modified and the bike was re-launched with a fresh look in the year 2011. This 125cc beast looks like a 150cc motorbike and stands up to compete with them in their looks. Lets have a look at its looks and features in detail.
Looks - The first thing that you will notice is the large headlight and a fully covered console. This dual tone bike has almost the complete body and the major parts in the same shade. Out of them are the rear view mirrors, the front mudguard. On the console, you will the odometer, speedometer, fuel gauge and a trip meter.
Dimensions - This heavy looking bike measures 2005 mm in length, 735mm in width, and 1070 mm in height. It gives a ground clearance of 150mm. The wheelbase is 1265mm. Although the bike looks heavy, it isn’t when compared to the other sports bike. The Kerb weight of Glamour is 125 Kg.
Engine - The Hero Motocorp Glamour is powered by the 125cc 4-stroke air-cooled single cylinder oHC engine that ensures great delivery. The advanced microprocessor ignition system enable you to start your bike with the button or even with the kick. The maximum power generated by this engine is 9.1 Ps @7000 rpm and the torque is 10.35 Nm @ 4000 rpm. This gives a decent drive to you in the city area.
Suspensions & Brakes - The Hero Motocorp Glamours has been transmitted with the Tubular Double cradle type chassis. The 4 speed constant mesh gear enable s a very smooth drive without disturbances. The telescopic hydraulic shock absorbers in the front and the Swing Arm with the hydraulic shock absorbers at the rear will enable that there are no jerks while you ride this motobike.
The front brakes are offered in 2 variants - Disc and Drum and the rear brake is the drum brake version. Of the two front brakes variants, the drum brake variant is charges Rs.3,000 more than the former one.
Overview - Available in 5 colours, of which 2 are single tones - Candy Blazing Red and Digital Silver.and the other 3 in the combination of black are Tornado Grey Metallic, Sports Red and Techno Blue offering a great look for this bike. Like the above mentioned features, this bike is sure to satisfy you with the looks and the performance as well. Priced between Rs.55,000 - Rs.58,000(varies from state to state), this is an economy as well. It also gives you the mileage of 75kmpl. So if you are economic and want a perfect value for money bike, then this the one where you would not be compromising on any features as well as on the mileage and price.