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Hero RNT Launch Date, Price and Specifications of 150CC Diesel Conept Motorcycle Automobile News
Hero Motocorp has revealed another surprise in AutoShow 2014 – Hero RNT 150CC diesel Concept Motor Cycle. and people are awaiting for Hero RNT Launch Date and also about the price of RNT. The diesel powered Hero RNT has been specifically designed for the use in the rural areas. It is expected that Hero will launch Hero RNT in the First Quarter of 2015 in Indian Market. As the positioning is concerned, Hero has not revealed any specific strategy for the positioning that whether the Motor-Cycle will be positioned for the mass segment or niche segment. But looking at the design and specifications of the concept motor cycle, it is expected that Hero MotoCorp is trying to tap the rural market or small businessmen or farmers.
As the pricing is concerned, Hero RNT 150CC Diesel Concept Motorcycle is priced at around Rs. 1Lakh ex-showroom at the time of launch. Along with RNT, Hero has also showcased Dash and Xtreme in the AutoShow 2014 which are also expected to be launched in the next 4 quarters. The Dash and Xtreme are going to use Honda engines while the for the RNT, they are going to use Hero RNT 150CC diesel concept motorcycle. Let’s have a look at eatures and specifications of Hero RNT.
Features and Specifications of Hero RNT 150CC Diesel Motor-Cycle
- Engine Displacement : 150 CC liquid-cooled 4-stroke engine
- Fuel Type : Diesel
- Maximum Power : 13.5 BHP
- Torque : 4,000 RPM
- Pick-up : 0-60 km/hour in 5 seconds
- Length*Width*Height : 2029 mm*739 mm*1077 mm
One more interesting thing about the Hero RNT is still left. Hero RNT is having an optional hub electric motor with an electric battery pack. This will be used to power the front wheel and hence Hero RNT can also be a 2-wheel drive bike. In addition, Hero RNT will have a generator motor which can provide electric backup at remote places. This can be used for using it to operate lights or powering tools etc. Earlier Royal Enfield also tried it’s hand in diesel propelled cruiser bike, but they didn’t make it successful. But time has changed now, and also this time it is Hero who has an excellent grip in understanding Indian Market and perhaps the most successful Bike Maker in India. Any how, still a time to launch and we need wait to see what happens.