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Hero Leap Overview
Hero MotoCorp has in store a unique hybrid scooter named Hero Leap. This vehicle was unveiled prior to the 2014 Auto Expo. Initially it was showcased in 2012 and it is one of its kind being manufactured by an Indian two-wheeler manufacturer.Leap is powered by an 8kW Permanent magnet AC (PMAC) motor. The motor is powered by lithium-ion batteries and is rated at 60Nm. It is a fact that the vehicle is havi g low power generation but something like this from zero rpm is still notable. The scooter can be charged by plugging it into a standard wall outlet. Another version of the vehicle comes with an extremely efficient 124cc engine which uses petrol from a three-litre fuel tank. This is infact a range extender enabling to use petrol.
Hero Leap Expected Feature
The petrol version is a better option with a buffer of up to 100kmph. The vehicle is also equipped with good braking mechanism provided by Brembo 240mm twin-piston disc brake at the front. Overall the design of the bike is very futuristic with the headlight positioned between the handlebars giving it a unique look. The bike is equipped with an all-LED lighting system.
Hero Leap Expected Prices
The Leap Hybrid would still require a lot of time to come on the roads and is expected to be priced around the Rs 1 lakh. The soaring hopes of the Indian consumers are glued on this launch from Hero Motocorp.