One of the world’s largest motorcycle manufacturers, Hero MotoCorp has unveiled the Xoom 160 maxi-scooter at the EICMA in Milan, Italy. The Zoom 160 2-wheeler is the first of its kind vehicle from the brand and is expected to be launched in India in early 2024.
Hero Xoom 160 Sporty Maxi-Scooter
The Hero Zoom 160 is a sporty maxi-scooter with a tall stance. At the front, it has dual headlamps and an aggressive fairing with a tall visor, wide handlebar and a single-piece seat. The overall design of the scooter is quite attractive and will definitely attract the young buyers.
Hero Xoom 160 Engine
The Zoom 160 is powered by a 156cc, liquid-cooled, single-cylinder engine that produces 13.8 bhp at 8,000 rpm and 13.7 Nm at 6,500 rpm. The maxi-scooter is equipped with telescopic forks at the front and dual shock absorbers at the rear. It rides on 14-inch alloy wheels shod with dual-purpose tires and disc brakes at both ends.
Hero Xoom 160 Features
In terms of features, the Zoom 160 is equipped with a smart key with remote key ignition, remote seat opening and a digital instrument console. The instrument console displays a variety of information including speed, trip meter, fuel gauge and engine RPM.
LED headlights and taillights
large front windscreen
comfortable sitting position
space under seat
12V charging socket
Hero Xoom 160 Price
If we talk about price, the price of Hero Zoom 160 is expected to be between Rs. 1.10 lakh and Rs. 1.20 lakh (ex-showroom).
Who competes with Hero Xoom 160?
The Zoom 160 will face competition from the Yamaha Aerox 155, Aprilia SR 160 and Suzuki Burgman Street 160. The Zoom 160 marks Hero’s entry into the maxi-scooter segment in India. The segment is currently dominated by Yamaha and Aprilia, but Hero is hoping to make a significant impact with the Zoom 160. Hero Zoom 160 is a promising maxi-scooter that offers a good combination of style, performance and features. It is expected to be a popular choice among young buyers looking for a sporty and practical scooter.