Hero MotoCorp is undoubtedly the sole ruler of the two-wheeler arena of India and its credit goes to the technically advanced and stylish bikes they manufacture. In this series, Hero Honda Glamour is one of the most successful 125cc commuters. It directly targets the college going youth who want power and fuel-efficiency at the same time. This vehicle suits all the terrains as well.Behind bringing this commuter out, the purpose of Hero is to get more share stake in this segment. After the dissolution with their erstwhile spouse, they rolled out the upgraded edition of this two-wheeler.Hero Honda Glamour is packed with an OHC, air-cooled engine with a displacement of 124.8 cc. The 4 stroke and fuel-injection engine of its Pgm Fi variant cranks off a maximum power out put of 9 bhp accessible at 7000 rpm whereas a peak power this engine generates, is 10.35 Nm arrives at 4000 rpm. All the power is sent to the back wheel via a belt to a 4 speed constant mesh manual transmission with all gears up shift-pattern. In terms of mileage, this two-wheeler offers 62 kmpl on city roads while it can go up to the mark of 80 kmpl on highways. Hero Honda Glamour is equipped with the front telescopic hydraulic shock absorbers and rectangular swing arm with 5 step adjustable hydraulic shock absorber at the bottom. Its braking system consists dia disc of 240mm (optional) at the front and internal expanding shoe type; liners-non-asbestos at the rear. Its top speed is 94 kmph and it can reach up to 60 kmph in 7.50 seconds from standstill.
As far as the design of Hero Honda Glamour is concerned, this commuter comes with a stylishly designed body. What makes it more noticeable, is the changes made to its front styling. The new tinted visor and sleek cowl which makes it different than other ordinary commuters. The new Hero Honda Glamour has been able to serve the purpose of its being in terms of looks, mileage and overall performance. However, its Pgm Fi variant which costs more than 10K than its other variants, simply seems unnecessary as it also has the same features what they have. This is the reason why the Pgm Fi variant of the bike is not very successful. On the other hand, Honda Shine and Discover 125 are available with slightly better features. Overall, with a few more tweaks, this commuter could have stolen the show in the 125cc segment.