The new Hero Xtreme Sports is not merely a facelift but a motorcycle with reworked mechanicals. The 149.2cc engine in the new bike produces 15.4PS and 13.5Nm as against the 14.4PS and 12.8Nm that the engine in the current Xtreme makes. The Hero Xtreme Sport features LED position lights in the headlamp cluster, tubeless tyres, an analogue tachometer and fuel gauge. You can read our review of the motorcycle here.
The rear end is similar to the current Hero Xtreme
A lot of the components have simply been lifted off the second-gen CBZ Xtreme, the motorcycle that precedes the current Hero Xtreme
The Hero Xtreme is powered by a 149.2cc engine that produces 15.4PS and 13.5Nm (against 14.4PS and 12.8Nm)
The bright red colour along with the new graphics make the bike stand out
The Hero Xtreme Sports gets tubeless tyres
LED pilot lamps on the new Hero Xtreme Sports
LED tail lights are similar to the ones in the current generation Hero Xtreme
The Hero Xtreme Sports gets an analogue tachometer and fuel gauge while the speedometer is digital. Side stand indicator is placed next to the turn indicator
The key slot position is styled like a cruiser motorcycle ignition
The Xtreme Sports has neutral handling
Images: Varun Anchan, who spent his birthday on this shoot in Dombivali. Read Lijo Mathai’s review of the motorcycle.