Hero MotoCorp Unveils 'The Centennial'

Hero MotoCorp honors its founder with 'The Centennial,' a bespoke motorcycle limited to 100 units, showcasing advanced engineering and premium craftsmanship.

Hero MotoCorp Unveils 'The Centennial'

Bengaluru -Hero MotoCorp, the motorcycle and scooter manufacturer, is paying tribute to its visionary Founder Chairman, Dr. Brijmohan Lall Munjal, with the collector's edition motorcycle, 'The Centennial.'

'The Centennial' was created by global experts at Hero's Hero Centre for Innovation and Technology (CIT) in India and the Hero Tech Centre (TCG) in Germany, showcasing the company's dedication to innovation and excellence. With only 100 meticulously handcrafted units, it embodies premium performance and craftsmanship.

In honor of Dr. Brijmohan Lall Munjal's 101st birth anniversary, the company will auction these bikes to employees, associates, business partners, and stakeholders. Proceeds will support community initiatives, reflecting our Founder's enduring commitment to giving back.

Deliveries of ‘The Centennial’ will begin in September 2024.

The company is celebrating 100 days of engagements with customers and employees worldwide, emphasizing inclusivity and sustainability. Customers purchasing any Hero motorcycle or scooter during this period have a chance to receive 100% cashback on their purchase. This offer is limited to 100 vehicles, with more details on the company's website and social media platforms.

Hero MotoCorp is launching the 'My Hero, My Story' campaign, inviting customers to share their stories of their special connection with the brand. A panel of experts will review submissions, and the best entries will win 'The Centennial' award.

The Centennial Features

‘The Centennial’ stands out with its exceptional craftsmanship, carbon fibre and milled aluminium usage, and meticulous engineering.

The unique features of 'The Centennial' include a lightweight aluminum swingarm that enhances the riding experience, along with newly designed carbon fiber body panels that offer both sleek aesthetics and structural rigidity. Specifically developed for 'The Centennial' are custom machined and anodized components such as handlebars, handlebar mounts, triple clamps, and rear-set foot pegs.

 The bike features a gas-charged, fully adjustable mono-shock from Wilbers for the rear suspension and a 43-mm upside-down front suspension with damping adjustment, ensuring impressive performance and agility.

The premium Akrapovic exhaust system boasts a distinctive deep exhaust note, finely tuned for peak performance and seamlessly integrating with the bike.

The solo seat with a carbon fibre seat cowl and milled aluminium special edition numbered badging on the side covers contribute to the bike's unique and exclusive feel. Attention to detail is evident in features like the diamond-cut alloy wheels and the meticulously designed paint scheme of the engine and frame, which significantly enhance the motorcycle's visual appeal.

The newly introduced 'Centennial' boasts a remarkable low kerb weight of just 158 kg. This lightweight construction enhances its throttle response, handling capabilities, and braking performance to deliver an unparalleled riding experience.