Hero Splendor Plus: Review, Price, RTO & Insurance | Royal Sundaram
Hero Splendor Plus
Hero had launched the first Splendor back in the year 1994. This bike was promoted as the replacement of the infamous CD 100. The Splendor has contributed a fair share to the overall sales by selling over a million bike units per year. Since the launch, Splendor is touted as a commuter motorcycle and is present in the market in several variants, one of which is the Splendor Plus. Hero Splendor Plus offers numerous standard features and consists of various accessories that have made the bike better over the years. Over the years, Splendor Plus has become more stylish and offers features like modern instrument console, alloy wheels, and an option with electric start.
Hero Splendor Plus is currently present in the market in six color options to choose from - Hi Granite Blue, Palace Maroon, Black and Silver, Black and Purple, and Candy Red.
Hero Splendor Plus fiercely competes with Bajaj Discover 100.
Hero Splendor Plus Price:
Currently, Hero Splendor Plus is available in three variants, each with different offerings and options to choose from. The base variant of Hero Splendor Plus that consists of Kick Start, Drum brakes, and Steel Spokes is priced at Rs. 49,210. (ex-showroom, Mumbai). The prices may vary from distributor to distributor.
Hero Splendor Plus Variants:
Price (Ex-showroom, Mumbai)
Splendor Plus Kick Start, Drum Brakes & Spokes
Splendor Plus Kick Start, Drum Brakes & Alloy Wheels
Splendor Plus Self-Start, Drum Brakes & Alloy Wheels
Hero Splendor Plus Review:
To recall and commemorate Hero MotoCorp Splendor's Silver Jubilee, they launched a "special edition" variant of the bike. To make this bike look brilliant and different from the standard Splendor Plus, Hero gave this edition option a brand-new paint scheme. Hero also gave this bike a USB charger and a blacked-out engine casing.
Coming to features, Splendor Plus receives Hero's i3S engine start and stop technology. This feature assists in increasing overall fuel efficiency. Hero Splendor Plus also gets Always Headlamp On feature (AHO). Hero Splendor Plus is a commuter motorcycle and is driven by a 97.2 cc single cylinder motor whose engine produces over 8.36ps power at 8000 rpm. The transmission is taken care of by a four-speed manual gearbox. Hero claims that Splendor Plus is fuel-efficient and that it offers a mileage of over 80.6 kmpl. Hero Splendor Plus highlights a 130mm front and 110mm rear drum brakes. The Hero has also adorned the Splendor Plus with Integrated Braking System (IBS) that allows more safety and reliability. The Hero has launched Splendor Plus in five color options: Black with Silver, Black with Purple, Silver, Red, Grey with Green. When it comes to competition, Splendor Plus competes with Honda Dream Neo, TVS Star City Plus, and Bajaj CT100.
With an objective of getting the maximum efficiency, Hero has created an engine that is tuned to offer a perfect equilibrium between economy and performance. As everything in this bike is tried and tested, Splendor Plus offers excellent fuel efficiency, and thus, it is an ideal bike to commute.
Hero Splendor Plus Insurance:
It is compulsory for every Indian bike owner to safeguard his bike with an insurance policy. However, now that there are several insurance companies out there, it has become challenging to choose an insurance company that caters to all their needs. Royal Sundaram makes that decision simpler for you by offering you insurance policies that you can trust and rely on in case of emergencies.
The significant benefits of Royal Sundaram insurance package involve:
• It offers claim settlement within ten working days.
• Royal Sundaram insurance package provides comprehensive cover for the bike, accessories, and any damage to the third-party life and property.
Hero Splendor Plus RTO Registration:
In India, registering your bike with the Regional Transport Office is mandatory. Registering your bike is a two-step process:
- RTO registration issued by the dealer.
You have to apply for a permanent number once you get a temporary number when you purchase your bike.
- Permanent Vehicle Registration Number in India - issued by RTO.
The registration fees depends on which state the owner is registering their bike.
Required documents for the registration are:
- Certificate of sale for your bike
- RTO issued NOC and sales tax certificate
- Copy of PAN card
- Insurance policy
- Address documents
- Invoice of purchase
- CMV20 form
- Fees of registration
Alternate Bike Brands:
As the Hero Splendor Plus is a commuter bike and that it offers amazing mileage, its competitors also fall in the same category and price range and can also be something that you are looking for. Do check these variants out before making a buying decision.
- Bajaj Platina 100
- TVS Sport
- Bajaj CT100
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