Hero sold 24,018 units of Destini 125 in February 2019 and it was the best selling scooter of the company last month
Hero MotoCorp sold 24,018 units of Destini 125 in February 2019 and it was the best selling scooter of the company in India. The Destini 125 is currently in the second position in the 125 cc segment behind the segment leader Access and it has already beaten both Ntorq and Grazia.
Hero officially introduced the Destini 125 in October 2018 but sales commenced across the country only in November and it is the first 125 cc scooter of Hero in the market. This is the second time, Hero has managed to sell more than 20,000 units of Destini as the company already sold 21,352 units in January 2019.
The Destini 125 was showcased for the first time at the 2018 Auto Expo but initially, it was named as Duet 125. The scooter is powered by 124.6 cc single cylinder air-cooled engine producing 8.70 bhp of power at 6,750 rpm and 10.2 Nm of torque at 5,000 rpm. This engine is mated to an automatic gearbox and the top speed of scooter is 85 kph.
|Models||February 2019 Sales|
|Hero Destini 125||24,018|
Hero has added i3S (Idle Stop-Start System) on the Destini 125 and According to ARAI, the scooter returns 51.58 kmpl. The braking duties are handled by 130 mm drum brakes at front and rear as the company is not offering disc brake not even as an option and the scooter also comes with Combi-Braking system as standard.
The scooter measures 1809 mm length, 1154 mm height, 729 mm width and wheelbase is 1245 mm. The ground clearance of Destini 125 is 155 mm and the scooter tips the scale at 111.5 kg. Hero has given boot light and mobile phone charging port on the top-spec model along with various chrome elements and dual-tone seat covers.
But Hero is not offering the Destini 125 with LED headlamps, which is available in most of the competitors. The Destini 125 gets telescopic forks at the front and spring-loaded hydraulic dampers at the rear. The company has given 10-inch wheels with 90/100 section tyre at the front and rear. Hero Destini 125 comes in four colour options.