Hero has always had a strong ground in the commuter segment of motorcycles. In the sales of the two wheeler commuters, Hero’s motorcycles are always at the top. One of the best selling commuter motorcycles in India is the Hero Splendor. The Splendor was launched around a decade ago and since then the company has made several changes to it and also have launched many models of the motorcycle. One such model is the Hero Splendor Pro, which also sells in good numbers. Now, an upcoming Hero Splendor Pro has been spotted testing for the first time and the pictures reveal the changes Hero has incorporated in it.
It can be seen in the pictures that the upcoming Hero Splendor Pro get a lot of changes but still keeping the Splendor stance unchanged. The motorcycle gets a new headlight and headlight cowl which looks more modern and nice. The tank has also been redesigned to match the modern day quotient of the motorcycle. The side profile more or less remains the same with a new side cowl. The rear gets subtle changes with a slightly modified tail light.
The upcoming Hero Splendor Pro shares some of its parts with its other siblings. The grab rail has been borrowed from the Hero HF Deluxe. The bike does get a new silencer but the exhaust heat shield has also been borrowed from the HF Deluxe. Apart from the headlight, the most prominent change is the instrument cluster which now has three pods. The speedometer has been kept at the center supported by the tell-tale lights and the fuel indicator on either side. All the three pods of the console have been given chrome surrounds to give a premium touch.
Apart from this, Hero has given a plastic cladding on the fuel tank cap of the upcoming Hero Splendor Pro. The indicators and mud guards remain the same and so does the alloy wheels. Well, all of the changes which the company has made will be welcomed and the new Splendor Pro will successfully rope in more customers.
In terms of the engine, we think that there is a possibility that Hero may provide the new Splendor Pro with its new engine because the company has been working on it for quite some time now. As of now any details of that engine has not been disclosed but as the time for the launch of the new Splendor Pro will come near, more details will be revealed and we will be here to keep you informed. The present model of the Hero Splendor Pro falls in the price range of Rs 46,377 to Rs 49,288 depending on where you live and which variant you pick. The new model is expected to be priced around the same with a slight increase in all models. It is being expected that Hero would launch the new Splendor Pro next year.