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Hero Maestro Overview
The Scooter segment has been growing really fast these days in India with a 26.1% YoY for April 2014 when compared to an 8.1% growth in the motorcycle segment. The Hero Maestro is a scooter designed for men for their everyday use. It is sturdy, stylish and comes with a host of attractive features. In fact, it is seen that this bike is more stylish than the Pleasure scooter meant for women. It is convenient to go for scooter; the reason being storage is better and spacious.The fuel efficiency on this model is also good with 60 kmpl and an engine, which gives brilliant performance. The top speed on this scooter is 91 kmph and is ideal for even long distance rides. Though you cannot compare the performance of scooters with that of bikes in terms of speed,mileage of both scooters and bikes are almost similar. Adding up mileage, stylish features, performance and durability is of course a reason why many opt for scooters in place of bikes.
Hero Maestro Engine & Transmission
Hero MotoCorp Maestro is powered by a single-cylinder 109cc air-cooled engine and churns out 8.2 PS at 7500 rpm and 9.10 Nm at 5500 rpm. Though the transmission type on this scooter is via Chain drive, this scooter does not have any gear function; it just comes with an automatic Gearbox.
Hero Maestro Mileage
Hero MotoCorp Maestro is a sturdy bike, which gives the perfect performance that you require for daily commuting. With a decent Mileage of 60 kmpl, this vehicle has proved to be economically efficient. The fuel tank capacity of this scooter is 5.3 litres and this could help in a decent long distance drive.
Hero Maestro Performance and Handling
Hero MotoCorp Maestro has offered the best scooter for men with its 2014 launch. It is not only stylish but also bears a lot of distinct features. Looks and style are stunning and it has bold lines giving it a very masculine and dynamic look. This vehicle gets combine braking system that triggers both brakes while pressing just the left side of the lever resulting in a very efficient braking. This scooter comes with a digital instrument cluster with trip meter, odometer, fuel gauge and service due indicator. Equipped with excellent features and a decent mileage, this bike has made a place in the competitive market. It comes in various color combinations such as Harvest Green, Electric Blue, Blazing red, Panther Black, Pearl White and Force Silver. Hero MotoCorp has very well understood the changing trend and has given the best blend of style and features. This bike has had to face a lot of challenges as it is a tough competitor of the Honda Activa which is the highest selling scooters in India. In terms of price also, this scooter is similar to that of Activa.