The Hero Xtreme 160R 4V has just been launched in the Indian two-wheeler market. New features on the streetfighter bike include four-valve engine and inverted front-fork. has been added The starting price of the model is Rs 1.27 lakh (ex-showroom). Honda XBlade is present in the sub 200 cc segment as its rival in the market. In this report, we will know which of the two motorcycles is the best.
Hero Xtreme 160R 4V is more attractive in terms of design
The Honda XBlade comes with a 12 liter fuel tank, an angular LED headlight, an upswept exhaust, stepped up seat, wide handlebars, and sleek LED taillamps. On the other hand, the Hero Xtreme 160R 4V bike features a muscular 12 liter fuel tank with extensions, LED headlights, stepped up single piece seat, and slim LED taillamps. Both models get 17-inch alloy wheels.
The two motorcycles are almost identical in terms of dimensions
The Honda XBlade has a seat height of 795 mm, ground clearance of 160 mm, and a curb weight of 144 kg. And the Hero Xtreme 160R 4V has a saddle height of 790 mm, ground clearance of 167 mm, and a weight of 145 kg.
The Hero Xtreme 160R 4V has a more powerful engine
Powering the Honda XBlade is a 162.7 cc, fuel injected, air-cooled, single cylinder engine. which produces 13.7 HP of power and 14.7 Nm of torque. Whereas the Hero Xtreme 160R 4V’s 163 cc, air-oil cooled, 4-valve, single cylinder motor produces a maximum power of 16.7 HP and 14.6 Nm of torque. torque will be available. Both the engines are mated to a 5-speed gearbox.
Both motorcycles have disc brakes on both wheels
Honda XBlade and Hero Xtreme 160R 4V feature petal type disc brakes at the front and rear wheels to protect the rider. The former features single channel ABS, while the latter model features dual channel ABS. The XBlade rides on telescopic front forks. Whereas the Xtreme 160R 4V has a 37mm inverted front fork. Both bikes have a preload adjustable monoshock unit at the rear.
Buying any motorcycle will be beneficial
Honda XBlade price in India starts from Rs 1.21 lakh. Whereas the Hero Xtreme 160R 4V is priced from Rs 1.27 lakh to Rs 1.37 lakh (ex-showroom). Judging by the design, performance, and safety features, Hero Xtreme 160R 4V is a wise buy.