The Hero Splendor Ismart BS6 is a bike that has been an icon of the commuter motorcycles in India. This bike has been around for quite a long time now and has also survived the separation of Hero from honda. The Hero Splendor Ismart BS6 is a bike that is used widely in the rural as well as the urban market. This is because of its simple working mechanics. To add to that, it is also very versatile as it can be modified to a carrier vehicle. This bike has found its place in the urban scene as a goods transporter and the amazing mileage that the bike gives has gained its place in the hearts of the rural minds. The BS6 version of the vehicle is important as the bike is a super important product for the company for years now.
Now that the Hero Splendor has been launched with a BS6 engine it becomes the first-ever bike to be BS6 compliant. Read further ahead to know more about the specifications of the vehicle.
Hero Splendor Ismart BS6 Price
The current generation of Splendor Ismart is priced at Rs. 54,743. This might sound affordable but is priced optimally for the market it sells in. The new Splendor Ismart will get a small price to hike due to the changes made in the engine. Therefore the new Splendor Ismart will be available at a price of Rs. 55,000. To provide more options to the customer’s Hero might provide a change in the variants and cut down some features. The pricing is where the company should tread with caution because this is the only reason why the bike sells. The bike has been launched at Rs 64, 900. The delivaries of the vehicle have also begun and this vehicle is recieving the same response as the previous vehicle.
|2020 Splendor iSmart + IBS||Price Rs. 64,900|
Hero Splendor Ismart BS6 Engine
The BS6 compliant Splendor Ismart will get a bigger engine. This will be a 113.2 cc engine. This will be slightly bigger than the current model. The vehicle will now get fuel injection. This is no reason why the displacement will be increased. There has been a lot of work on the engine and it has been completely redesigned. There also has been an increase in capacity which has revealed that the vehicle will have less power than the previous models. the bike will be available in drum brake variant with a front disc brake.
power than the previous models. the bike will be available in a drum brake variant with a front disc brake. The specifications will remain the same without any major changes over this year. This bike will sport the basic parts and specifications. This vehicle has 30 mm front forks
|Splendor iSmart + IBS|
|Type||Air-cooled, 4 – stroke single cylinder OHC|
|Max. Power||6.70 kW @ 7500 Revolutions per minute (rpm)|
|Max. Torque||9.0 Nm @5500 Revolutions per minute (rpm)|
|Clutch||Multi-Plate, Wet Type|
|Gearbox||4-Speed Constant Mesh|
|Chassis Type||Tubular Double Cradle Type|
|Front||Telescopic Hydraulic Shock Absorbers|
|Rear||Swingarm with 5 steps Adjustable Hydraulic Shock Absorbers|
Hero Splendor Ismart BS6 Features
The new bike is expected to come with premium features. This will be incorporated in a new variant which will be introduced over by keeping all the features in the existing variant. The New feature will include:
- Front Disc Brakes
- Digital fuel indicator
- LED DRL
- Better Headlights
- Side stand indicator
Hero Splendor Ismart BS6 Emissions
The BS-VI model promises 45% and 88% reduction in carbon monoxide (CO) and nitrogen oxide (NOx) respectively. Hero MotoCorp also claims an improved fuel economy from the updated engine. The new bike retains the Idle Stop and Start System (i3S). The feature turns off the engine at long halts to save fuel. The motor is brought back to life as soon as the clutch is engaged.
Hero Splendor Ismart BS6 Design
The Design of the bike is kept simple over the previous designs. The headlight of the bike is so new that the Ismart design. Along with that, the pillion grab rails are split to get it in accordance with the new look of the bikes in 2019. In the 2020 bike, there will be some new updates of the body graphics and the seat. In addition to this, the placement of DRL will be interesting. The splendor might see a change in the color of the Shock Absorber.
Hero Splendor Ismart BS6 Colours
This year there is a chance the company will give one new color combination. This might give some new customers who will upgrade for the new color. The existing color includes:
- Leaf Green
- Sports Red
- Jet Black
- Techno Blue
Hero Splendor Ismart BS6 Mileage
The mileage of the Hero Splendor Ismart will again be the same as the bike continues to use the same engine. This will again prove to be the USP of the bike. The mileage will make it a great commuter. The colors and the design bring some upmarket feel and thus give the bike an executive feel. Combined with the amazing Ismart technology which brings such great mileage. This is a great bike for daily city commuting. We will soon tell you the actual mileage figures of the vehicles by conducting a milage test on this vehicle real soon!
Hero Splendor Ismart BS6 Competition
Hero Splendor Ismart BS6 is a bike that has from the Honda Livo, Bajaj Platina and the TVS Sport, TVS Radeon.