|Hero Leap hybrid concept scooter unveiled in India|
After launching three new models for India on the first day of the 2012 auto expo, Hero Motocorp has attracted the eyeballs with its new Hero Leap concept scooter. Hero marked its entry in the expo by revealing its Hero Maestro Scooter, Hero Passion X-Pro 110cc and Hero Ignitor bikes.
Unlike the Hero Maestro Scooter, Hero Passion X-Pro 110cc and Hero Ignitor, Hero Leap concept scooter has been developed solely by the Reseach and development department of Hero Motocorp set up at Gurgaon and Dharuhera.
Hero Leap concept features :
The technological excellence of Hero Motocorp's R and D can be known well with the Hero Leap concept scooter. The Hero Leap is a hybrid scooter which can be run with both petrol and battery power. Important fact is that, Hero has applied for 3 international technology patents and 9 international design registrations for the Hero Leap scooter.
Hero proudly says that the Leap concept hybrid scooter is the way to show the world how much the firm has ventured into creating technologies, thereby changing the image Hero's complete dependency over its ex-Japanese partner, Honda. The hybrid vehicle has been designed with a futuristic view to replace completely petrol driven daily use bikes. The styling has been done very well in such a way it attracts young crowd.
The company claims that, the Leap scooter in hybrid mode can deliver fuel efficiency up to 100 kmpl as it uses both petrol and battery power for running. Since all the Scooters presently available in India have average fuel efficiency of around 40 to 45, Leap hybrid could be an excellent replacement.
If launched, the Hero leap will be the most fuel efficient scooter in India and will be considered as a revolutionary model. Being a concept model, the price of Hero Leap in India might be slightly on the higher side, but while considering the benefits during long run, Leap will be the order of the day. Stay connected to get more updates on hero Leap hybrid scooter.
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