Before you ask, Yes! it is pretty much the same motorcycle that we already have in the market. Why if you may ask? we honestly do not know. Either ways its here and the Hero Ignitor which we first saw at the Auto Expo 2012 has now been officially launched in India at an ex-showroom price in Delhi of  55,900 for the Drum-Self star version and  57,900 for the Disc-Self start version. It will be available in four colours Panther Black Metallic/ Vibrant Blue/ Sports Red and Pearl White.

Hero Ignitor technical specifications
TypeAir cooled , 4 – stroke single cylinder OHC
Displacement124.7 cc
Max. Power8.20 kW ( 11 bhp ) @ 8000 rpm
Max. Torque11 N-m @ 5000 rpm
Bore x Stroke52.4 x 57.8 mm
CarburettorCV Type
Compression Ratio9.2 :1
StartingSelf Start / Kick Start
IgnitionDigital CDI
Transmission & Chassis
ClutchMultiplate wet
Gear box5 Speed constant mesh
Chassis TypeTubular , Diamond Type
FrontTelescopic Hydraulic Shock Absorbers
RearSwing Arm with adjustable hydraulic shock absorbers
Front BrakeDia 240 mm Disc – Non Asbestos type
Rear BrakeInternal expanding shoe type ( 130 mm ) – Non Asbestos type
Wheels & Tyres
Rim Size Front17 x 1.85, Cast Wheel
Rim Size Rear17 x 2.15, Cast Wheel
Tyre Size Front80/100 x 17 – M/C 46 P ( Tubeless Tyre )
Tyre Size Rear100/90 x 17 – M/C 55P ( Tubeless Tyre )
Battery12 V – 3 Ah , MF Battery
Head Light35 W / 35 W – Halogen Bulb ( Multi-Reflector )
Tail Stop Lamp5 W / 21 W ( Multi-Reflector )
Turn Signal Lamp10 W x 4 nos ( Multi- Reflector )
Length2010 mm
Width710 mm
Height1095 mm
Wheelbase1270 mm
Ground Clearance175 mm
Kerb Weight129 kg


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