Hero-Honda is out with a gift to India On Diwali season and it is All New Hero Honda Achiever
This Festive season, i mean Diwali, every manufacturer had made a statement that their won’t be any discounts on buys but the individual surprises in terms of new launches and some modifications over existing version. Better examples for the case are MidNight Special FZ series from Yamaha and Apache RTR 160 Hyper Edge from TVS. Now it was turn from the leader in 2 wheelers business – the team Hero-Honda. But what could be expected from the team who has just said a bye-bye to their partner, nothing more than a touch over a flop bike and they did same. Honda Achiever which i personally treat one of the big flops of Hero-Honda comes now in some modified version.
The modified version with prefix in extra i.e. All New Hero Honda Achiever has been released officially by the team on their official website and may be available soon in the market.
Take a look over bike below and just ask yourself what is different in this one?
Hardy anything which can appeal a person to buy this machine. Now lets stop the criticism and do some Preview over this all new Hero Honda Achiever
Preview On All New Hero Honda Achiever
Technical specifications remaining same, the new Hero Honda Achiever features a 4 stroke engine with a displacement of 149.1cc that can generate a peak power of 13.4bhp @ 8000rpm. Frame also remaining same i.e. a diamond look but acceptable this time with some extra and glossy graphics. The engine has received a dark black color over its presentation which is really giving some value to bike and making it even in today’s market.
The new Hero Honda Achiever claims to be unique in 150cc segment offering better mileage in comparison to rivals. The bike is said to come with Tuff-Up tube that can decrease the possibilities of Tyre puncture.
Technical Specifications Of New hero Honda Achiever
Chassis: Tubular, Diamond Type Engine: 4 Stroke, Single Cylinder, Displacement: 149.1 cc Max. Power: 13.4 BHP @ 8000 Max. Torque: 12.80 Nm @ 5000 Bore x Stroke: 57.3 x 57.8 Compression Ratio: 9.1:1 Front Brake: 240 mm Disc Rear Brake: 130 mm Drum Front Tyre: 2.75 x 18 Rear Tyre: 3.00 x 18 (Tuff Up) Ignition: AMI- Advanced Microprocessor Ignition Carburetor: CV Type Transmission: 5 Speed Length x Breadth x Height: 2040 mm x 760 mm x 1120 mm Wheelbase: 1290 mm Ground Clearance: 160 mm Fuel Tank: 12.5 (2.3 Lts Reserve) Kerb Weight: 134 Kg (Kick), 138 Kg (Self) Battery: 12 V - 2.5 Ah (Kick) / 7 Ah (Self) Headlamp: 35/35 W Halogen Starting: Kick / Self
The bike will be offered in 5 color schemes that shall increase the choice over this new Achiever.
The bike is said to come with a price tag of 73,700INR (ex-showroom Bangalore) but isn’t the bike demanding much more over price? Definitely yes! May be they will revise the price prior to time making it public else it would be really hard for some one going for a 150cc bike like Hero Honda Achiever and investing a sum of Rs80,000.