Adding another feather to its cap, Hero has launched the Passion Xpro after the success of Passion Pro. To increase the sales of the Passion series, the company has made quite changes in the model and the performance as well.
Looks - The graphics and the design on the body and the tank is different than the The instrument console includes the digital meter which indicates the speed, the distance, fuel gauge and the additional feature that shows the service due reminder. There has not been that great changes in the headlamps and the tail lights. However, you will get the rear view mirrors in the body colour itself.
Dimensions - The dimensions of Hero Motocorp Passion Xpro are little bigger than the Passion Pro. The bike measures 2005 mm in length, 765mm in width and 1115mm in height. The fuel tank of Passion Xpro is flat and has a capacity of 9.5 litres with 2 litres of usable reserve. The Kerb weight of the bike is 113 Kg, whereas the maximum payload is 130 Kg.
Engine & Gearbox - The Passion Xpro is powered by the 110cc air cooled 4-stroke single cylinder that produces 8.7 PS of power @ 7500 rpm and 9.36 Nm @ 5500 rpm. This is mated with the 4-speed manual gearbox.
Suspension & Brakes - The Passion Xpro has been transmitted with the Tubular Diamond type chassis. There have not been many changes in the suspension. The Shock absorbers are the same that are found in the other bikes and the results is also the same that ensures less disturbance in the drive. The internally expanding shoe drum brakes both in the front and at the rear ensures safe brakes and smooth drive.
Overview - This being the last bike with the Hero and Honda technologies together. After this bike, the companies split and then Hero emerged as Hero Motocorp and introduced new bikes with new technologies. So if you are looking for 110cc with decent looks and little technology then, Hero Motocorp Passion Xpro is a good choice to make. It is available in 8 colours out of which 4 are in single colours - Sports Red, Leaf Green Metallic, Force Silver Metallic and Electric Yellow Metallic and 4 are in the combination with Black - Vibrant Blue Metallic, Black with Heavy Grey, Black with Sports Red and Black with Forest Blue. The bike has been priced between Rs. 51,500 and Rs. 56,900 is a good bike for this deal.