Hero motorcorp ltd., formerly HERO HONDA, is a motorcycle and scooter manufacturer based in new delhi, in india. The company is largest producer of motorcycles in the world, and also in india where it is having market share of 46% in the two-wheeler category. On march 2013 the market capitalisation of the company was of rs 30,800 crores.Hero maestro Edge 125 is a bike from hero.
Hero Honda started its operation in 1984 as a joint venture between Hero Cycles (sometimes called as hero group, same hero group is in Switzerland as food company) honda decided to move out from joint venture, hero group bought the shares held by honda.
HERO DEVELOPMENT IN INDIA WITHOUT HONDA :
In June 2012, Hero motocorp approved a proposal to merge the investment into parentgroup Hero Investment Pvt.ltd. with the automaker. This decision makes into after eighteen months split from hero honda.
Motor company has been formed in the year 1984 as the hero motors limited at Dharuhera, India. Munjal family and honda group both owned 26% share in the company.
During the 1980s, the company introduced motorcycles that were popular in india for their fuels in economy and low cost. A popular slogan “fill it – Shit it”.
In 2001, the company is the second largest producer of motorbikes in the world and in india also. The technology in the bikes of hero motocop Earlier hero honda for almost 26 years has come from the Japanese counterpart honda.
Hero motocop has five manufacturing based at Dharuhera, Gurgaon,Neemrana, Haridwar and Halol under Green Field Stage. These plants together have a production capacity of 76 lakhs in two-wheeler production.Hero motocorp has a sales and service network with cover of 6000 dealership and service points across in india. It has a customer loyalty program for 2000 year.hero maestro edge 125 is the latest bile going to launch in india.
HERO MAESTRO EDGE 125:
Details of the bike:
Automatic transmission with engine capacity of 125CC.
Power of peak 8.85ps @6750rpm.
Weight of 110 kg.
Drive type of belt drive.
Peak torque of 10.2 nm @5000 rpm.
Having 2 valve system.
Single cylinder, 4 -stroke ohc engine capacity.
Breaking features of disc drums at the front and the Rear end comes with drum brakes.
Fuel capacity of 5.5 litres.
Top Speed of 90.77kmph.
Wheels type of sheet metal.
Compression ratio of 9.5:1
Estimated mileage capacity of 55 km/lit.
Front suspension is of telescopic,Hydraulic Shock Absorber type and comes to Rear suspension is of unit swing spring loaded hydraulic Damper.
Colours of Blue, Grey, Bronze and Red.
Front tyre of =90/100-12.
Rare tyre of =90/100-10.
Chassis type of high rigidity under bone.
Sheet/Alloy type of wheel types.
Clutch of V-Matic.
Instrument console features:
Speedometer is in analouge, tripmeter and odometer is in
Carburetor fuel system. The locking system of the scooter also houses the seat release button.
Comfort and convenience features:
Foot rest and electric start, kick start.
Battery of capacity of 4.0 ah, and voltage of 12 Volts (MF Battery).
Head light of halogen type and also tail light of led type.
Standard warranty of 5 years and of 40000 kms from the company.
Ground clearance of 155 mm.
Wheel base of 1261 mm.
Length, width,and height of 1841x695x1190.
Overall Riding Range of 375.5 Km.
Hero majestro edge 125 costs of 66,000 rs (varies to showroom).