AMI: What is Advanced Microprocessor Ignition System?

AMI technology in bikes

Technological Features in Indian Bikes: AMI

The Indian automotive industry, especially the bike segment in India, has undergone an engineering transformation for some time now. As a result, many improvements have taken place in the areas such as engines, power-train, and electricals. Here, we have compiled these technological advancements in our articles. One of these technologies is Advanced Microprocessor Ignition or AMI. So let’s find out what is all about this technology in Hero MotoCorp motorcycles.

What is Advanced Microprocessor Ignition?

The term AMI stands for Advanced Microprocessor Ignition System.

Hero Xtreme (Photo Courtesy: Hero MotoCorp)
Hero Xtreme with AMI (Photo Courtesy: Hero MotoCorp)

For – Better pickup & power. By – Hero Xtreme

How Does Advanced Microprocessor Ignition or AMI Work?

Hero MotoCorp deployed the Advanced Microprocessor Ignition technology for its Hero Xtreme bike. It is an advanced type of Ignition System for use in motorcycles.

In this design, the system links the sensors to the throttle. It is to control the spark advancement electronically. Thus, it is different from the mechanical control of spark in the case of the conventional design. Hence, this system helps in delivering better pickup & power. And it also improves fuel efficiency, as claimed by Hero MotoCorp.

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