Hero MotoCorp forays into connected mobility
News Desk, News Nation 360: Hero MotoCorp, the world’s largest manufacturer of motorcycles and scooters, has introduced Hero Connect, a cloud-based solution bringing smart riding experience for customers. Hero Connect, the new-age app for the new era of connected mobility, will be offered across segments with initial readiness in four models, including XPulse 200, Pleasure+, Passion XPRO and HF Deluxe. Offering security and safety through features like Live Tracking, Topple Alerts, Tow Away Alert, Geo-Fence Alert, Speed Alert, etc; Hero Connect ensures safety when on the move or while parked. Launched at an introductory price of Rs 4,999/- (inclusive of taxes), Hero Connect is available at select dealerships in Noida, Delhi and Pune, with a one-year subscription. The technology will be made available across more models and expanded to other cities in a phased manner. Malo Le Masson, Head of Global Product Planning, Hero MotoCorp, told, following the XPulse 200, the first motorcycle to offer connectivity through mobile phone to riders, Hero Connect offers the next level of connectivity. With this new cloud-enabled servicewe aim to enhance the riding experience of their customers, at the same time making their overall experience safer and smarter.
Report: Anustup Kundu