The LX version of the scooter is priced at Rs 48,400, while the VX trim is priced at Rs 49,900 (ex-showroom Bangalore).

"We have now expanded our scooter portfolio with the launch of the new scooter Duet. The Duet and Maestro Edge scooters – the first of the products developed by our own in-house R&D team - mark a significant step in Hero's journey”, Hero MotoCorp, Chairman, MD and CEO, Pawan Munjal said in a statement.

The Maestro Edge has already been received well since its launch earlier this month, he added.

"Now with Duet in the market, we are confident of further strengthening our presence in the scooter segment," Munjal said.

Built on a completely new engine and chassis platform, the 110cc Duet comes with metal body and various features including external fuel filling, mobile charging port, telescopic front suspension and side stand indicator.