Tag Archives: Hero

UAE’s Masdar invests $150 million in Hero Future Energies

New Delhi: In what will rank among the largest deals in the India’s clean energy space, United Arab Emirates’ Masdar (Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company) has acquired around 20% stake in Munjal family-promoted Hero Future Energies Pvt. Ltd for $150 million. Masdar is owned by Abu Dhabi government’s sovereign wealth fund Mubadala Investment Company. Sovereign wealth funds are preferred for their ... Read More »

2019 HERO XPULSE 200 ROAD TEST REVIEW

The Hero XPulse 200 needs no introduction as one of the most highly anticipated small capacity motorcycles to get launched this year. After all, it is positioned as an entry-premium adventure tourer, a genre of motorcycles that are gaining importance increasingly. And that’s beside the fact that the XPulse 200 has been developed by Hero MotoCorp with help from none ... Read More »

IFC offers $43.3 mn in debt funding to Hero Future Energies

International Finance Corporation plans to provide debt financing of up to $43.3 million (Rs 300 crore) to Hero Future Energies Global Ltd for the construction of a solar power plant. The money will be used to build a 250-megawatt project at Bhadla in Rajasthan, the World Bank’s private-sector investment said in a disclosure. The total project cost is $200 million. ... Read More »

Hero Xtreme 200R review: A fun to ride, easy-going bike

HIGHLIGHTS Hero MotoCorp will launch the Xtreme 200R in a couple of months The company will try to make a comeback in the premium/sports bike segment with the new bike At the heart of the Xtreme 200R sits a 200cc air-cooled engine NEW DELHI: Hero MotoCorp is perhaps the most trusted brand in the commuter motorcycle segment, but breaking away from its ... Read More »

2018 Hero Super Splendor First Ride Review

The year of 2017 was a good one for Hero MotoCorp! While the company had just one launch in the Glamour 125, it managed to keep its market share intact and is still the largest selling two-wheeler brand in India. Now, the Splendor and the Passion brands from Hero are two of the biggest selling motorcycle models in India and it ... Read More »

2018 Hero Passion Pro And Passion XPro First Ride Review

Along with the 2018 Hero Super Splendor, Hero MotoCorp also unveiled the 2018 models of the Hero Passion Pro and the Hero Passion XPro recently. Now, apart from the Splendor if there is any other motorcycle model which sells almost as much, it is the Hero Passion. And keeping that in mind, Hero decided to give a nip and tuck to one of its highest ... Read More »

2018 Hero Super Splendor review, test ride

Hero’s popular Splendor iSmart 110 has evolved uncomfortably over the Super Splendor. It doesn’t just looks snazzier and offer the same level of equipment but is also marginally more expensive and powerful (although less torquey). This is a crucial hurdle the Super Splendor had been waiting to overcome – and its turn has finally arrived. WAIT – A NEW ONE? ... Read More »

2018 Hero Super Splendor First Ride Review

Here is our first ride experience of the 2018 Hero Super Splendor, which was unveiled recently Highlights The new Hero Super Splendor gets a new 125 cc engine The bike gets new colour schemes and few other updates The price will be announced in January 2018 The year of 2017 was a good one for Hero MotoCorp! While the company ... Read More »

2017 Hero Glamour FI review

The bike actually looks all-new and a bit bigger as compared to its predecessor The 125cc commuter segment does not get quite the limelight in the Indian two-wheeler market. People tend to either go for a 100-110cc mileage churner or a better performing 150-160cc premium commuter. However, there are two models trying to break the league with an optimum combination ... Read More »

Hero Electric Cruz: Review

Hero Electric has introduced the Cruz, its latest offering in the segment of economical electric scooters. Here’s a comprehensive lowdown on what the Cruz has to offer It has been quite a while since e-scooters made any splash in the Indian two-wheeler market. These silent scooters powered by electric drives can sometimes be spotted in various cities where commuters use ... Read More »