Hero Honda Launches New 150cc Achiever

Hero Honda is definitely heading towards split up with its joint venture just round the corner. Even with the split up is around and can happen any time, Hero Honda still manages to launch a bike in altogether new avatar i.e. New Hero Honda Achiever. This is an upgraded model of already existing Achiever.

Hero Honda launched Achiever basic model in the year 2005 and then re-launched it in the year 2007 with a few changes. Both the launches in 2005 and 2007 failed t get a grip on market and thus Hero Honda have Launched it again now in an altogether new avatar.

Hero Honda new version has many structural and new amendments as regards the overall design and performance of the bike.

Some of the changes in design made in the new bike are:

  • Black Colored Engine cover and Foot Rests
  • New and improved graphic design

Some of the other features of the bike are:

  • 5 Spoke black alloy wheels
  • Powerful and efficient engine of 150cc with ATFT Technology that enhances performance and fuel efficiency simultaneously
  • Solid puncture resistant tuff up tube

The new bike is good as far is power is concerned. Some of the technical specifications of the bike are:

Engine Type: 4 Stroke, Single Cylinder,
Displacement: 149.1 cc
Max. Power: 13.4 BHP @ 8000
Max. Torque: 12.80 Nm @ 5000
Bore x Stroke: 57.3 x 57.8
Compression Ratio: 9.1:1
Ignition: AMI- Advanced Microprocessor Ignition
Carburetor: CV Type
Transmission: 5 Speed
Chassis: Tubular, Diamond Type
Front Brake: 240 mm Disc
Rear Brake: 130 mm Drum
Front Tyre: 2.75 x 18
Rear Tyre: 3.00 x 18 (Tuff Up)
Battery: 12 V – 2.5 Ah (Kick) / 7 Ah (Self)
Headlamp: 35/35 W Halogen
Starting: Kick / Self
Length x Breadth x Height: 2040 mm x 760 mm x 1120 mm
Wheelbase: 1290 mm
Ground Clearance: 160 mm
Fuel Tank: 12.5 (2.3 Lts Reserve)
Kerb Weight: 134 Kg (Kick), 138 Kg (Self)

The bike is also available in 5 different colors, they are:

  • Magnetic Blue
  • Candy Blazing Red
  • Force Metallic Silver
  • Black Purple
  • Black Blue