The new Glamour 125cc motorcycle from Hero MotoCorp has been launched in India, with a price tag of Rs 82,348 (ex-showroom). The domestic two-wheeler producer has been updating its lineup in recent months as several new products have entered the volume-driven segments. The Glamour comes in two variations: the Drum and the Disc, with the latter costing Rs 86,348 (ex-showroom). The bike has mostly been modified in terms of features and ergonomics by the firm. According to the manufacturer, the new Glamour is a 'technologically advanced' model as far as the 125cc segment is concerned. Sharing his thoughts on the launch, Ranjivjit Singh, Chief Business Officer, India BU, Hero MotoCorp, said, “The introduction of the new Glamour will further strengthen the brand’s presence in the most competitive 125cc segment and help in improving market share. We are confident that the iconic Glamour in its new avatar will add to the growing appeal of our two-wheeler portfolio”.
2023 Hero Glamour 125: Feature Set
The bikemaker has installed a digital instrument cluster on the new product that displays all the necessary data, including real-time mileage. Owners will also have access to a mobile charging outlet for charging their phones and a low fuel indicator. The idle start-stop technology in the Glamour, which was also featured in the motorbike, automatically shuts off the engine if it is left running for a short period of time. Better fuel efficiency can be obtained with the help of this feature.
2023 Hero Glamour 125: Styling Details
The fuel tank shrouds and front cowl are still present on the new Glamour, and the bike's new chequered stripes further enhance its sporty appearance. Hero MotoCorp also reduced the seat height for the rider by 8mm and the pillion by 17mm to improve comfort and make it simpler to get on and off the motorcycle. Moreover, the model's single-piece seat is more comfortable as compared to the previous generation, and the fuel tank is flatter. The remainder of the features of the bike are unaffected outside these modifications.
2023 Hero Glamour 125: Engine Specs and Colour Options
The all-new Glamour 125 still runs on a single-cylinder, air-cooled, 124.7cc engine that puts out 10.72bhp of maximum power at 7,500rpm and 10.6Nm of peak torque at 6,000rpm. A five-speed gearbox has been coupled to this motor. It has 18-inch alloy wheels supported by telescopic forks as well as dual springs and is supported by a diamond-shaped frame. The motorcycle has Hero MotoCorp's i3S (idle stop-start system) technology and it delivers a claimed mileage of 63km/l.
In terms of colour options, the buyers can choose from three available shades: Candy Blazing Red, Techno Blue-Black, and Sports Red-Black.
2023 Hero Glamour 125: Price and Competitors
It is important to note that on August 29, 2023, India's top two-wheeler manufacturer will roll out the eagerly anticipated new generation Karizma XMR in the Indian market. With regard to the 2023 Hero Glamour 125, it is available in Drum and Disc models, with the former costing Rs 82,348 and the latter Rs 86,348. Both prices are ex-showroom. The new Hero Glamour competes with models like the Honda Shine 125, the Bajaj Pulsar 125, and the TVS Raider.