Planning to buy a gearless scooter this festive season? Read on to know why Hero Maestro Edge 2017 can be a perfect choice.
Ever since Hero separated its path with the Japanese brand Honda in the Indian market, it tried its best to capture the two-wheeler segment with a margin. New product launches, revamped marketing strategy and better customer service are few steps which helped Hero to remain strong in the market. However, Honda’s dominance in the gearless scooter segment is still haunting Hero MotoCorp and other two-wheeler manufacturers.
The Hero Maestro Edge 2017 is Hero’s answer to Honda’s highly successful and best-selling Activa 4G. Honda sells close to 2.5 lakhs units of Activa (Activa-I, Activa4G, Activa 125) every month. This is why; Hero MotoCorp wants to steal Honda’s success in the scooter segment with its latest offering.
Here, we list top reasons to buy Hero Maestro Edge 2017–
Sporty & Attractive Looks
When it comes to body design, styling, dynamics and finish, the Hero Maestro Edge is undoubtedly the best-looking scooter available in the market. The 2017 edition of this gearless scooter sports all-new graphic combinations, which will attract college going and young crowd. The graphics are cleanly placed on the fiber panels and they give an appealing look to the scooter.
Digital Analog Combo Instrument Console
The Hero Maestro Edge 2017 features a digital and modern instrument console with all information presented in the best possible way. It also gets digital trip meter and service reminder, so that you don’t miss on the maintenance part. The instrument console is well illuminated and looks really cool during night.
The 2017 Edition Maestro Edge is loaded with various brilliant features that set it apart from its rivals. Some of the features on this gearless scooter are:
- External fuel filler cap
- Micro-chipped key
- Multifunction ignition key (ignition, remote fuel lid release and remote seat release)
- 22-litres Storage Capacity
- USB mobile charger
- Boot light
- Semi-digital instrument console
- LED tail lamp
- Pass light switch
Refined Engine & Fuel Mileage
The Maestro Edge 2017 is powered by an air-cooled single cylinder 110cc engine that churns 8.4PS of maximum power at 8,000rpm and peak torque at 8.3NM at 6,500rpm. This new 110cc engine has been developed in collaboration with AVL Engineering based in Austria. The Hero official claims a top speed of 85kmph, which is quite decent. Not only this, but Hero also claims a fuel efficiency figure of 65.8kmpl. Comparing with the rivals in the segment, the fuel efficiency is quite good, at least on papers.
Good Handling & Ride Quality
The Hero Maestro Edge features telescopic front fork suspension and mono-shock at the back, which easily passes the potholes and offer great comfort to the rider. The handling dynamics of the scooter are well-planned to offer a superb ride quality. Thanks to the 12-inch alloy wheels on the front and 10-inch alloy at the back, the scooter doesn’t fails to offer a confidence at high speeds.
Brand Reliability & Service Support
Hero MotoCorp is a proud #1 two-wheeler brand in India with selling the most number of two-wheelers every month. One can blindly trust upon Hero MotoCorp for their product quality, performance and durability. Thanks to the wide availability of Hero service centers across India, you won’t have any hassle to get your Maestro serviced on-time.
Do you think we missed any important point? Or do you think any other gearless scooter is better than the Hero Maestro Edge 2017? Do share your thoughts and comments in the section below.