Hero Karizma Price in India, Specifications and Review 2018

Hero Karizma ZMR and Hero Karizma R Review

Hero Karizma bikes launched in India after understanding the increased demand and like for full fairing bikes specially those with aggressive look and attractive sports bike design by the Hero moto corp. Hero launched one of the most expensive bike at that time in a focus to compete with the Yamaha R15.

After its successful launch the company launched the same bike with minor changes in color and graphics and named as Hero Karizma R. Whatever the Hero Karizma bikes can do well in the market and it have lot of fans still now.  Hero Karizma bikes currently available in 2 variants in India. They are Hero Karizma ZMR and Hero Karizma R. Technically both are same and you can read the short review of Hero Karizma ZMR and Hero Karizma R below.

Look, Style and Dimensions

Both bikes are looking stunning by its colorful design and graphic works. It features body colored rear mirrors, Blue back-lit instrument cluster,  Re-designed silencer, new color shades etc. Hero Karizma R has no special changes when comparing with the original design of Karizma. Still it lacks a digital speedometer.

Hot Features of Hero Karizma

  • Powered by a 223cc, 4-Stroke engine
  • Power of 17.6 Bhp at 7000 rpm
  • Torque of 18.35 Nm at 6000 rpm
  • Impressive mileage figure
  • Available in 2 variants and 5 colors

Engine and Performance

Hero Karizma ZMR 220cc and Hero Karizma R sports bikes powered by a 223cc, 4-Stroke engine that can give you power of 17.6 Bhp at 7000 rpm and a torque of 18.35 Nm at 6000 rpm on ride. The engine mated with 5 speed manual gears and Multiplate Wet clutch. The bike can reach 0-60km/hr in just 3.8 seconds. Acceleration and performance is really good. The attainable top speed is 125kmph. Ground clearance is 150mm.


The company offered mileage of  Karizma R bike is 40kmpl in highway and 30kmpl in city ride.  Hero Karizma ZMR can return mileage of 45kmpl in highway and 35kmpl in city.

Safety and Comfort on Ride

Suspension used in this bike is Telescopic Hydraulic Shock Absorbers in front and 5 Step Adjustable iGRS System in rear. The brakes are good and easy to handle. In front you have 276mm Dia Disc brake and rear 240mm Dia Disc. 130mm Drum brake used in rear of Hero Karizma R. The seats are so comfortable and you can have a relaxed travel on it. There is n under storage space in this bike. Wheelbase of 1355mm ensures safety and smooth drive.

Available Variants and Colors

Both Hero Karizma ZMR and Hero Karizma R are available in single variant only. You have 4 color options to choose for  Karizma ZMR. Spot Light White, Vibrant Orange, Panther Black Metallic and Candy Blazing Red. The Hero Karizma R are available in Force Silver, Spotlight White, Sport Red, Darling Yellow and Power Black.

Hero Karizma ZMR and Hero Karizma R Full Technical Specifications

Features of the model of Bike Hero Karizma sports bike 
Displacement 223cc
Engine 223cc, 4-Stroke engine
Max power 17.6 Bhp at 7000 rpm
Max torque 18.35 Nm at 6000 rpm
Fuel consumption(high way)
  • 40kmpl for R
  • 45kmpl for ZMR
Fuel consumption(city)
  • 30kmpl for R
  • 35 kmpl for ZMR
Gears 5 speed
Seating capacity 2
Dimensions(length x width x height)
  • 2110.00 mm x 805.00 mm x 1175.00 mm for ZMR
  • 2125.00 mm x 755.00 mm x 1160.00 mm for R
  • 159.00 kg for ZMR
  • 150 kg  for R
Ground clearance
  • 159.00 mm for ZMR
  • 150 mm  for R
Fuel tank 16.00 ltrs
  • Telescopic Hydraulic Shock Absorbers in front
  • 5 Step Adjustable iGRS System in rear
Stand alarm no
Chassis type Diamond Type
Brakes(front) 276mm Dia Disc
Breaks (rear)
  • 240mm Dia Disc for ZMR
  • 130mm Drum for R
Wheel base 1350.00 mm
Trip meter Digital-2
Headlamp 35W/35W
Battery Voltage 12V
alloys Die Cast Black Alloys
Wheel size
  • Front – 80/100×18 47P
  • Rear – 100/90 18 56P mm
Self start yes
Fuel gauge digital
Tacho meter digital
Low fuel/oil/battery indicator yes

Hero Karizma ZMR last known Price in India: Rs. 98,800/- (Ex-Showroom, Delhi)

Hero Karizma R last known Price in India: Rs. 78,600/- (Ex-Showroom, Delhi)

Hero Karizma is now discontinued in India.


    • hai man , what is this ,
      “The company offered mileage of Karizma ZMR bike is 40kmpl in highway and 30kmpl in city ride. Hero Karizma R can return mileage of 35kmpl in highway and 45kmpl in city.”
      I heard ZMR gives more mileage than R .

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