The Bike Hero XPulse 400, being manufactured by Hero MotoCorp, has entered the benchmark testing phase. The prototype of this eagerly awaited motorcycle was recently spotted undergoing trials in Jaipur. Known for being the leading seller of two-wheelers in India, Hero MotoCorp has an imminent launch slated for the XPulse 400, further strengthening their renowned stature.
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Upcoming Bike Hero XPulse 400 Spy Video
The recently released video reveals Hero Express in motion alongside a KTM 390 Adventure. Notably, the Hero Express was completely veiled. The video particularly emphasizes the largeness of the rear end, specifically the rear tire and its diameter. It appeared as though a significant amount of mass had been added.
Hero XPulse 400 Features
The smartphone in question comes equipped with key features such as smartphone and Bluetooth connectivity, paired with a full digital instrument cluster and a turn-by-turn navigation system. In terms of safety, it’s likely outfitted with cruise control, an anti-lock braking system (ABS), and traction control.
The device also includes a range of conventional features. These comprise a speedometer, tachometer, trip meter, gear position indicator, service alert, and stand warning. Additionally, it provides real-time mileage information.
|350cc or 400cc (Expected)
|Approximately 40 bhp
|Approximately 35 Nm
|Smartphone Connectivity, Bluetooth
|Cruise Control, Anti-lock Braking System (ABS), Traction Control
|Speedometer, Tachometer, Trip Meter, Gear Position Indicator, Stand Alert, Real-time Mileage
|Upside-Down Front Forks, Rear Mono-shock with Preload Adjustment
|Front: Single Disc Brake, Rear: Drum Brake (Expected) with Single-Channel ABS
|Front: 21-inch, Rear: Not Specified (Expected)
|Expected Launch Date
|Expected Price (Ex-showroom)
|Around 1.70 lakh rupees (Expected)
Hero XPulse 400 Design
Based on information from reliable sources, the XPulse 400 is being developed with a mesh frame at its core. The overall design and select styling elements are being crafted to give it an appealing appearance. The vehicle is expected to feature a muscular fuel tank, split-style saddle, side-slung exhaust, and an eye-catching headlamp.
Hero XPulse 400 Engine
The Express prototype was observed to have a single-cylinder, liquid-cooled engine. It is speculated that the engine is likely to have a capacity of 350cc or 400cc. This engine is capable of producing approximately 35 Nm of peak torque and 40 bhp of power. It is anticipated that the engine will be coupled with a 6-speed gearbox.
Hero XPulse 400 Suspensor and Brakes
The XPulse 400 has an upside-down front suspension fork and a preload adjustable monoshock at the rear. It’s also equipped with a prominent 21-inch front wheel. For efficient braking, it is expected to feature a rear drum brake and a front single disc brake, both supporting a single channel.
Hero XPulse 400 Launch Date
The Hero XPulse 400, initially anticipated for a 2024 launch, has encountered some delays. Despite these setbacks, the brand has significantly enhanced its efforts over the past few months. Although earlier projected to be unveiled by the end of last year, the launch timeline appears to have shifted. Once released, the Hero XPulse 400 is predicted to be priced around Rs 1.70 lakh ex-showroom. It’s expected to enter the market as a competitor to the KTM 390 Duke.