Hero Impulse

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Rs 71,400


Bike Discontinued in June , 2017

Key Specs

149.2 ccEngine
69.8 KmplMileage
115 KmphTop Speed
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Hero Impulse Highlights

April 1, 2016: Hero MotoCorp introduced its premium 150cc motorcycle named as the Impulse to serve the needs of off-road biking enthusiasts in India. But, unfortunately it did not get a good response and resulted in the company discontinuing the model.  It featured a raised front fender and a highly mounted muffler giving it a rough look.

Impulse Bike Price and Variants

VariantImpulse 150cc
Ex-Showroom Price71,400
Start MechanismKick and Self Start
Front BrakeDisc
Rear BrakeDrum
Tyre & WheelSpoke
Available Colour(s)NA

Hero Impulse Specifications


Mileage69.8 Kmpl
Front BrakeDisc
Rear BrakeDrum
Wheel TypeSpoke
StartingKick and Self Start
Fuel Capacity11.1 Ltrs
Engine TypeAir Cooled, 4- Stroke Single Cylinder OHC
Displacement149.2 cc
Maximum Speed115 Kmph
Gear Box5 Speed
Fuel TypePetrol

Engine and Transmission

Engine TypeAir Cooled, 4- Stroke Single Cylinder OHC
Displacement149.2 cc
Mileage69.8 Kmpl
Maximum Power13.0 bhp @ 7500 rpm
Maximum Torque13.4 Nm @ 5000 rpm
StartingKick and Self Start
Maximum Speed115 Kmph
Cooling SystemAir Cooled
Gear Box5 Speed
ClutchWet, Multi-Plate
No. of Cylinders1
Drive TypeChain Drive
Valves (per cylinder)2
Bore57.3 mm
Stroke57.8 mm
Supply SystemCarburetor
Transmission TypeManual

Tyres and Brakes

Tyre Size

Front :-90/90 - 19,

Rear :-110/90 - 17

Tyre TypeTube
Radial TyresYes
Wheel Size

Front :-19 inch,

Rear :-17 inch

Front BrakeDisc
Rear BrakeDrum
Front Brake Diameter240 mm
Rear Brake Diameter110 mm

Features and Safety

Body GraphicsYes
Carry HookNo
Seat TypeSingle
ConsoleAnalogue and Digital
Passenger BackrestNo
Step-up SeatNo
Passenger FootrestYes
Underseat StorageNo
Distance to Empty IndicatorNo

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis/FrameSemi Double Cradle
Front SuspensionTelescopic Hydraulic Shock Absorbers
Rear SuspensionSwing Arm With Mono Suspension With Nitrox


Length2100 mm
Height1160 mm
Width820 mm
Ground Clearance245 mm
Saddle Height835 mm
Kerb Weight134 Kgs
Wheelbase1360 mm
Fuel Capacity11.1 Ltrs


Head Lamp12 V - 35 W / 35 W - Halogen Bulb (MFR)
Tail LampLED
Turn Signal LampBulb
Pass SwitchYes
Projector HeadlightNo
Battery TypeMaintenance Free
Battery Capacity12 V - 4 Ah
Low Fuel IndicatorYes
Pilot LampsNo
LED Tail LightLED Lamp

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    Oct 3, 2015 by Chhaya Sagar

    I m from Dirugarh Assam and I m writing this review after riding 14000 kms. 2 yeras back i wanna bought a bike which is good in looks and impressive in mileage.I had read reviews of many bikes and well compared too. My budget was small, its around..........Read more

  • stunning bike

    Oct 3, 2015 by roy

    It is a stunning bike, I have traveled near about 1000 kms off road & 20000 kms on road, there was zero down time I faced. I did off road in all seasons. Specially I feel great in rainy season when people look at my bike while pushing their bikes..........Read more

  • just ok.....

    Oct 3, 2015 by sunil

    My review is based on riding over 10, 000 kms including city n mountainous roads. I used to be a rough rider on Mumbai streets. I bought this bike as it would be easy getting over dividers n road side quickly to escape traffic jams and I also go..........Read more

Hero Impulse Expert Review

Hero is the first the company who registered itself as the maker of India’s first adventure bike in 150cc segment. Few years back, Hero Impulse landed to the Indian shores. Since its inception, the bike receives a lot of appreciation from the buyers because of its amazing body dynamics and butter-smooth performance.

The bike is propelled by a 149.2cc, air-cooled, four-stroke engine that is mated to a five-speed constant mesh gearbox and uses a multiplate clutch assembly for power transmission. It comes fitted over 90/90 x 19-52P front and 110/90 x 17-60P rear sticky tyres that have a good grip on the roads. Furthermore, it features a disc brake at the front and drum brake at the rear. It employs hydraulic telescopic forks as its front suspension and swing arm aided mono shock with nitrox as its rear suspension.

Built on an adventure bike platform, the machine has been equipped with a high-mounted front fender and a sporty headlamp that provides it a remarkable visual aspect. It has a sharply designed fuel tank with large tank shrouds and flat handlebars that gives it an upright riding stance. It comes with a thick-cushioned split seat that offers a high-end comfort to the rider as well as the pillion. Talking about the rear, the bike sports a highly positioned muffler along with a stylish rear grab rail and LED tail lamp. The instrument cluster of the off-road adventure bike comprises of a digital speedometer, twin trip meters, fuel gauge and an analogue tachometer.

Impulse is the country’s first adventure bike in 150cc segment offered by Hero. It has a muscular body structure and ensures a butter-smooth performance. At the front, it features a sporty headlamp along with clear lens turn indicators and adventure-styled front fender. The instrument console of the bike is easy to read and displays the information about a digital speedometer, twin trip meters, fuel gauge and an analogue tachometer. The fuel tank of the machine has been crafted nicely and has a larger tank shrouds that give an upright riding stance to the rider. It has a fuel capacity of 11.1 liters. Furthermore, it has also been loaded with long motocross inspired seat that ensures smooth and comfortable ride for a rider as well as pillion.

Talking about the rear, the adventure sportbike features an LED tail lamp along with twin clear lens turn blinkers and impressively designed long rear grab rail. A high-mounted exhaust system finds its place just below the saddle. Bolted on a Semi-double-cradle frame, the bike has an overall dimension of 2100 mm in length, 820 mm in width, 1160 mm in height along with a wheelbase of 1360 mm that offers it an indispensable posture on the street. It has a minimum ground clearance of 245 mm that ensures a good and smooth stability around the corners.

Powering the bike is a 149.2cc, air-cooled, four-stroke, DOHC engine that comes mated to a five-speed constant mesh gearbox and uses wet multiplate clutch assembly for uninterrupted power transmission. The mill is capable enough to develop a maximum power of 13 bhp at 7500 rpm along with a peak torque of 13.4 Nm at 5000 rpm. It employs D.C - CDI with TCIS as its ignition system and carburetor controlled with variable ignition as its fuel system. The fuel injected mill has a bore x stroke ratio of 57.3 mm x 57.8 mm. With this setup, this bike can sprint 0-60 kmph in just 5 seconds and can hit a maximum speed of 115 kmph. For an easy start, the machine has also been provided with an electric start button.

Hero Impulse equipped with 90/90 x 19-52P front and 110/90 x 17-60P rear sticky MRF Zapper tyres that are fitted over robust and durable spoke wheels that give a good grip on both, tarmac as well as bumpy surfaces. The braking duties are carried out by 240mm disc brake at the front and 110mm drum brake at the rear. Forbye, the bike also features a suspension system that includes hydraulic telescopic forks up front and swingarm assisted gas-filled Nitrox mono shock absorber at the rear end.

Impulse houses a powerful 12V-35/35W halogen headlamp at the front that ensures good visibility at night. It has been fitted with MRF Zapper tyres at the front as well as the rear end that ensures good adhesion to the road, hence provide a good grip and smooth ride quality. The above-mentioned safety features make Hero Impulse a thrilling yet safe true adventure bike.

Impulse Mileage and Running Cost

City Mileage of Hero Impulse

69.8 Kmpl

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Impulse Colors

There are 1 variant(s) available. ​Hero Impulse comes in 5 different colour(s) - Tar Black, Terra Rossa, Grassland Green, Deep Sea Blue, Canyon Orange. There are 1 variants starting from Rs. 79,342 onwards.

  • Tar Black
  • Terra Rossa
  • Grassland Green
  • Deep Sea Blue
  • Canyon Orange
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