Hero Splendor Pro Alloy Self

Hero Splendor Pro Alloy Self

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Colour Options and Price in India
Bike Variant 2018 Hero Splendor Pro Alloy Self
Availability Status in India Discontinued
2-Wheeler Type Commuter
Latest Price in India 2018 Hero Splendor Pro Alloy Self price was Rs 51,476 before being discontinued.
Fuel Type Petrol
Colour Options Black Purple, Hi Granite Blue, Heavy Grey, Excellent Blue, Cloud Silver, Candy Blazing Red, Palace Maroon, Black Monotone
Official Tagline Lage Aisa Family Jaisa
MAXABOUT RATING AND OVERVIEW
Vehicle Overview Hero Splendor Pro was sold with the old design a year back. Now its carries its very own identity and carries a different body design, front cowl and fuel tank design. It still carries the same engine, producing 8.2 BHP and 8.05 Nm of torque. The motorcycle still weighs 112 kg and carries an 11 liter fuel tank. The 785 mm of easily approachable seat height makes it a favorite among those who are looking for a city commuter with excellent mileage and good looks. It rivals Honda Dream series and TVS Star in its segment.
ENGINE AND GEARBOX
Engine Details Air-cooled, 4-stroke single cylinder OHC
Fuel System Side draft, Variable type with TCIS
Cooling Air Cooling
Engine cc (Displacement) 97.2 cc
Maximum Power 8.2 Bhp @ 8000 rpm
Maximum Torque 8.05 Nm @ 5000 rpm
Number of Cylinders 1
Ignition DC - Digital CDI
Compression Ratio 9.9 : 1
Bore 50 mm
Stroke 49.5 mm
Oil Grade SAE 10W 30 SJ Grade (JASO MA)
Number of Gears 4
Clutch Multi Plate Wet
MILEAGE AND TOP SPEED
Mileage 60-70 kmpl (approx.)
BRAKES AND TYRES
Front Brake Internal Expanding Shoe Type (130mm)
Rear Brake Internal expanding shoe type (110mm)
Front Tyre 2.75 x 18 – 42 P / 4 PR, Unidirectional Tyre
Rear Tyre 2.75 x 18 - 48 P / 6 PR, Unidirectional Tyre
Front Wheel 18 x 1.60, Alloy wheel
Rear Wheel 18 x 1.60, Alloy wheel
Wheel Type Alloys
Tubeless Tyres
Alloy Wheels
PERFORMANCE FIGURES
0-60 kmph 8 secs
SUSPENSION AND CHASSIS
Front Suspension Telescopic Hydraulic Shocks
Rear Suspension Swing arm with 5 step Adjustable Hydraulic Shock Absorbers
Frame (Chassis) Tubular, Double Cradle Type
DIMENSIONS AND WEIGHT
Overall Length 1970 mm
Overall Width 720 mm
Overall Height 1040 mm
Ground Clearance 159 mm
Seat Height 785 mm
Wheelbase 1230 mm
Kerb Weight 112 kg
Fuel Tank Capacity 11 litres
Reserve Fuel Capacity 1.4 litres
Turning Circle 1.90
INSTRUMENT CONSOLE FEATURES
Speedometer Analogue
Fuel Gauge Analogue
BATTERY AND LIGHTING
Pass Light
Battery Type Maintenance Free
Capacity 3 Ah
Voltage 12 V
Head Light 12V - 35W / 35W - Halogen bulb Multi reflector type
Tail Light 12 V - 5 / 10W Multi-Reflector
COMFORT FEATURES
Electric Start
Pillion Footrest
Step-up Seat/Split Seat

Hero Splendor Pro Alloy Self Review

15 Dec, 2015 10:58 AM

Quick Review by Maxabout Team

Hero Splendor Pro is the newest member in Splendor family. Hero has stuffed this bike with new features to compete with its rising competitors. This segment of bikes is the busiest segment in Indian bike market and with this bike; Hero will try to take the competition to the next level.

Design and Style

‘Old is gold’; that’s what Hero believes in as this bike has no different looks than its previous generations. Hero has once again played their favourite game of stickers with this bike. They have tried to distinguish it from Splendor Plus by adding new graphics on this bike. Its integrated visor and cowl are the same, covering its unique headlight. Clear lens indicators are a new addition to this bike with new body coloured rear view mirrors. If you look it closely then you can notice its new silver finished alloy wheels and front mudguard which are different than its Plus variant. Sideways, this bike is the exact copy of its plus variant and features only different graphics on its fuel tank and side panel. Chrome shield on its silencer and carrier are a standard part of this bike. Side indicators at the back is the only difference between Pro and Plus variant, otherwise from its rear fender to its tail light, everything is the same.

Instrument Console

Hero has tried to make its instrument console look more premium and stylish. It features twin circular pods with chrome surroundings. The ignition switch has side turn indicators on its both sides. One of these dials features an analogue speedometer and odometer while the second dial houses analogue fuel gauge and other indicators.

Engine and Gearbox

This bike uses the same 100c engine used in Splendor Plus but it’s been altered for improved performance. This 4-stroke, mono cylinder engine yields out a peak power output of 7.6 bhp at 7500 rpm. The torque output of this air-cooled, OHC engine is 8.04 Nm which can be achieved at 4500 rpm. Hero has equipped this bike with a four speed manual gearbox with all gears up- shift pattern.

Acceleration and Performance

The alteration made to this engine seems to be effective as this bike feels more responsive and quick than its Plus variant. It now reaches 0-60km/hr in less than 8 seconds. Its revised gear ratios are also helpful while driving in city traffic. The power and torque output of this engine is available early. This bike can reach a top speed of 85km/hr. The crispy gear ratios remove the laziness from this engine. It still can’t go pass the engines of Bajaj bikes in terms of high end performance and pick up but feels certainly better if you talk about refinement. It’s a very silent motor which bothers you least when rev hard. The early availability of torque has resulted into better throttle response and that can be easily felt when it’s in big gears at low rpms. There is very less power offered by this engine after 6000rpm and that disappoints you highways. However noise and harshness levels are very less and that gives it an advantage over others. It’s not the best engineered engine in its class but surely has the quality and potential to impress you.

Mileage

Fuel efficiency of Hero Splendor Pro is more or less similar to its Plus variant but shorter gear ratios have increased its performance which has cut down its fuel efficiency marginally. This may give you a fuel efficiency of around 62-66km/ltr in city conditions while it increases by 5-7km/ltr on highways.

Comfort while Driving

There are no changes in this department. You won’t find its riding posture different than the regular Splendor. It’s still best for city commuters with an easy reach to its handle bar. There is no change in the quality of plastic buttons either. Front-set foot pegs and comfortable seat are carried over from the Plus variant.

Storage and Safety Features

Hero Splendor Pro has under seat storage space and utility box to keep the essentials. Moreover it features rear bag hook and carrier which can be used to carry bags. Pass button, multi reflector light and front leg guard are some of the standard safety features in this bike.

Suspension and Brakes

Hero Splendor Pro shares its suspension and braking system with its cheaper sibling Splendor Plus. At the front of this bike, it has telescopic forks while it features swing arm with adjustable hydraulic shock absorbers at the back. Its braking system consists of effective drum brakes of 130mm on its both front and rear wheel. Unfortunately, there is no option of disc brake in this bike.

Ride and Handling

Hero Splendor Pro is based on the same platform of its Plus variant which means it has similar physical dynamics. There is a lot of sense of familiarity in the ride and handling of this bike. There is nothing new in its ride quality which is not good news. The same skinny tyres and wheelbase of 1230mm finds it hard to make it stable at high speeds and around sharp corners. Nasty potholes and speed breakers are still a matter of concern due to its low ground clearance (159mm).

Shades

Splendor Pro is available in seven shades: Granite blue, Black with purple stripe I, Black with purple stripe II, Black with purple .stripe III, Black with silver stripe, Cloud silver and Candy red

Variants

Hero Honda Splendor Pro is available in 4 variants: kick start and spoke wheels, self-start and spoke wheels, kick start and alloy wheels, self-start and alloy wheels.

Verdict

Hero Splendor Pro ranges from INR 44.15K-47.15K (ex-showroom, Delhi (approx., may vary)). Yes, this is the price of a 100cc bike which has nothing to do with style and feels like many entry level bikes in terms of ride and performance. So, do you wonder what makes it so expensive; it’s the trust of Indians. Everyone believes in this bike and that’s the reason why it has been the world’s largest selling bike for many years. But not any-more, recently Bajaj Discover took over this bike and it’s a big warning for Hero. They should understand that people now look for complete value for money bikes not for old fashioned and expensive bikes.

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User Reviews for Hero Splendor Pro

Reviews Submitted by Maxabout Community

Definitely everyone has to trust on Splendor Pro

Jiwaji N. Katore | 6 years ago
helpful 2

Weight, pickup, engine and long driving efficiency are best. I have driven it nonstop 3 to 4 hours on NH4 many times.

Best Features: Carrier helps to carry luggage. Helps farmers to carry bags

Pros: Engine quality, built quality, mileage

Cons: Sound after releasing clutch

Mileage
Looks
Value For Money
Customer Service

Not up to mark

utsav nayak | 4 years ago
helpful 6

I think after separation from honda, Hero has lost its grip over quality of commuter bikes. They boast 70 kmpl and above but I get only 45-55 mileage riding at economy speed. On highway it gives nearly 60 kmpl at constant economy speed. Its seat is irritating, after 30 km riding you don't want to ride, poor suspension. Only thing beat is acceleration and speed comparing small engine. It won't start by self start but you have to kick at early morning. I don't suggest this bike for purchase.

Best Features: Handling is best.

Pros: Handling, acceleration

Cons: Mileage, poor customer service, uncomfortable, poor suspension

Mileage
Looks
Value For Money
Customer Service

Retro Style Motorcycle at a Budget

Abhishek Rawat | 8 years ago
helpful 2

One of the best bike to ride. Its overall height make it easy to handle in heavy traffic. One flat seat is comfortable for long tours. It returns me 60-70 kmpl mileage which is my major reason to purchase this bike. I am happy to own this motorcycle.

Best Features: Mileage and Comfort

Pros: Price, Comfort, Style, Performance, Mileage

Cons: No Pillion seat

Mileage
Looks
Value For Money
Customer Service

Economical Classy Bike

niketan bhatt | 9 years ago
helpful 0

This is all new class looking bike. The throttle response of the motorcycle is quicker and sudden in nature as compared to other Splendor variants. Its kerb weight is low which makes it handy in city riding. The ergonomics is typical commuter-ish with comfortable front foot pegs, upward seating position and easily reachable handlebars. This bike is budget friendly and is fuel efficient and gives me a mileage of 61 to 65 km/l in cities and 68 to 73 km/l on highways. The bike has no front disc which is essential if we see the Indian road conditions and centre stand is also not present which can be a hurdle in the comfort of pillion rider.

Best Features: Fuel Efficient & Excellent Mileage

Pros: Refined APDV engine, excellent mileage, superb styling, value for money, fuel efficient, handling comfort, low kerb weight

Cons: No front disc, no centre stand, akwardly set front foot pegs, single seater

Mileage
Looks
Value For Money
Customer Service

Hero Splendor Pro Alloy Self Comments

User Comments
Utsav Nayak
8 years ago

I think hero has lost quality after separation from Honda. I have it since 1 year, 7000 km and 4 services are completed. Though i ride at economy speed, in city I only get 45-55 kmpl and on highway only near to 60 kmpl. Its very uncomfortable and never start on self start early morning, I hve to kick everyday. Though for small engine it has nice acceleration.

vishal
10 years ago

plz suggest me a bike with short hight. i am 5'4". the bikes i have sorted are splendor, tvs phoenix.

vinod
10 years ago

IT is not so good bike

ziddu
11 years ago

ts a nice bike from my first experience.

Ankit Shukla
11 years ago

Hi All,
Hero motocorp creating worst bikes after sepration from honda, i have purchased splendor pro bike from hero moto corp and after 1 week their is a problem in clutch plate and wire.
but they every time drive vehicle every thing is ok but one day i was face lots of problem when bike is not working anymore when i was on the way of my office, then i carry bike by own tranportation to service station then they say it is your fault and charge 800 rs to me.
My personnal experience is that either hero motocorp not a good manufacturer of bike or their service stations are not welll, so i will not suggest any one to buy hero bikes.
Mileage are also not very wellllll.........

Ankit Shukla
11 years ago

Hi All,
Hero motocorp creating worst bikes after sepration from honda, i have purchased splendor pro bike from hero moto corp and after 1 week their is a problem in clutch plate and wire.
but they every time drive vehicle every thing is ok but one day i was face lots of problem when bike is not working anymore when i was on the way of my office, then i carry bike by own tranportation to service station then they say it is your fault and charge 800 rs to me.
My personnal experience is that either hero motocorp not a good manufacturer of bike or their service stations are not welll, so i will not suggest any one to buy hero bikes.

Siddhesh Kamble
11 years ago

nice bike.............

mahesh
11 years ago

i have dis bike ...after an year also feels the same...good looks, shining metal parts, same sound, similar mileage, no messup bike...buy hero bike along with tvs & any bajaj bike after 2 yrs u will find the result.....hero bike earlier hero honda would remain almost same while tvs & bajaj bikes will show their cheap build quality....i think this review is enough

mahesh
11 years ago

Hii guys...splendor pro is a great bike to have...value for money,reliability,self start,excellent service network...wat more do u want..........go for it

Rajesh More
11 years ago

its very good bike

Naveen
11 years ago

Execellent comments

Muthu
11 years ago

very good mileage...

Dr. K. Sivasankaran
11 years ago

I purchased Splendor PRO it looking very nice. The cost of vehicle is really affordable. Thanks for Hero company for providing good vehicle.

Manoj Agarwal
11 years ago

i want all the details for splender pro

regarding price& milege ,

please send me all the details on

[email protected]

monu
11 years ago

I m nt stisfy this bike only 55km/ltr milege very poor pls not best your money my friends..

monu
11 years ago

I am not saticfy this bike only 55km/ltr very poor

sohail meman
11 years ago

i had bought the bike hero splendor pro last week and i got very nice mileage of 65 KMPL.

Chandu Singh
11 years ago

I purchased Splender pro, on Nov 7, 2012...in Bhubanweshwar after all analysis, comparision with all existing bikes in Honda, bazaz,Yamaha,suzuki, mahindra ALSO...I know splendor no doubt is good but I was little confused by Hero-Honda splendor pro/ plus....and Hero (after separaton with Honda)....After narrow discussion with dealer...I decide to go for Splendor pro...
At present bike is (after 10 days of buying)
total run....350 km
Mileage ...68+ (no doubt)
Driving Speed...40-50 (will not exceed till 3000 Km run)
Start.....Single kick in morning, and Self also.
Pick up....good
Color....Black/ Maroon Red
Cost....53700 with Registration, Road Tax, Insurance for 1 year
Opinon:
You can buy this bike if you are much concern about pocket money...because no mentainance, and high mileage.
Hero splendor brands are much good than others since they are keen to win common man heart once again after separation from Honda.
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animish
11 years ago

i purchased this bike, its good but self start not working its just for selling purpose but not working

Hemant Garg
11 years ago

this is a nice bike to drive, simple n sophisticated..
I will call it a NO TENSION BIKE. :)

MANISH SHARMA
11 years ago

I HAVE THIS BIKE.CHAIN SET PROBLEM OF THIS BIKE IN AFTER MONTHS BUT AVG. VERY GOOD 72 KMPL

mahesh ghaziabad
11 years ago

very good bike in budget

Bala Ji
11 years ago

best model change it styles are also possible.... buy ths bike for poor familar

Bharat
11 years ago

Best fuel efficient vehicle

Kamal Sharma
11 years ago

i brought It on June 2012 its really very nice bike and ride is very comfortable but now i want to buy new bike so i want to take some suggestion form you guys. pls tell me now which bike is best terms of mileage and show in the market

shakeel.sayad
11 years ago

Vary nice Bike

ajay
11 years ago

very nice bike for looking average and satisfaction

b.prasad
11 years ago

nice bike

salilan kk
12 years ago

Iam just purchased splendor pro,its a nice bike from my first experience.

Azhar Ali
12 years ago

Forget Cbr,Ninja,Yamaha R series! buy this one and invest your parents hard earning money on building your career.

Varun Sha
12 years ago

Last month i buy this bike,it give realy good mileage of 65kmpl

Ram Bulbule
12 years ago

I am purches spledor pro very nice bike. RAM BULBULE, Jalna

Vipin S
12 years ago

It`s Styling is 0

kishore kumar
12 years ago

lovely cool comfort love to ride this se*y one. kishore kumar bagani bangalore.

bagdadi Raza
12 years ago

great bike i m going to prches it...

akash modi
13 years ago

Great and in budget bike
hooooon daaaaaaaaaaa

masud khan
13 years ago

I am going to purchase Hero Honda Spl. Pro
It is very nice bike, full pick up and good average
light , I am very thankful to hero honda.


Masud khan
Aurangabad (MS)

vikash kumar
13 years ago

Splendor PRO is awesome and full pleasure to ride

Sudev Nilekani
13 years ago

With great desire, I bought Splendor Pro in Feb.2011. It is good to my satisfaction, except it has got starting problem, ie. for first start of the day I have to use the ignition start button. Even kick start or auto start do not work. First service is over, get it corrected in second service. Getting 56 Kms per ltr. However it is nice to ride.

SANA
13 years ago

Can anyone say about the mileage of Splendor Pro?

mahesh patil
13 years ago

I booked this Honda CBR150R some days before and it will come soon. I already have one Splendor+ at my home. But guys this is mine.

SANA
13 years ago

Which bike is the best in terms of mileage if compared with Splendour Pro and Splendour+?

phanindra kolluru
13 years ago

Hi, hero honda spl pro is a good vehicle for all people. this vehicle gives you nearly 65km per litre. I always prefer hero honda vehicles to my freinds. all of my freinds are using hero honda vehicles, so we are hero honda family.

Finally I tell you this a good vehicle. don't miss it, don't buy another vehicle

kp prasanth
13 years ago

I have booked this bike . The on road price of this bike is Rs. 50720/- . I like this bike very much . Splendor is the bike which has been updated from 1994.

Mohammed Vhora
13 years ago

I had booked this bike and I will get it on 10th of january, then only I can tell you about this bike in detail...

By the way I am SPLENDOR LOVER, and I was wishing about self start in it.

Thanks HERO HONDA

SANA
13 years ago

On-road price has been mentioned below the main image of bike.

Prakash Bhat
13 years ago

I want to know the price of Hero Honda Splendor PRO?


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