Hero Motocorp is the leader in the motorcycle segment and company is looking to replicate the same success in the scooter segment, where Honda currently rules the segment. According to Gaadiwaadi, the upcoming scooter spied is a 125cc and will be positioned in the premium 125cc to rival Suzuki Access and Honda Activa 125.
This could also possibly the first model to be developed by Hero MotoCorp and will be powered by a non-Honda engine. The design looks conventional and does not draw any design cues from the Dare Dash scooters showcased at the 2014 Auto Expo. The design is inspired from the Maestro and the rear looks identical. The scooter will come with a telescopic suspension at front, clear lens headlamps and tail lamps and a wide seat.
Hero is currently second in the scooter segment is planning to widen its range and increase market share. The company retails the Pleasure scooter targeted to female riders and Maestro which is targeted to male riders.
Image source – Gaadiwaadi