Top Upcoming Bike Launches of the Year
The year 2019 brought some amazing automobile launches that gained attention from enthusiasts all over the world. Brands across the globe are positive about the fact that India has a large number of potential customers for different segments of automobiles, and have hence kept a keen eye on the market.
Brands like Benelli and Ducati have recently launched some of their best creations in India but that’s not all.
Here is a list of some amazing motorbikes that are scheduled to be launched in India :-
Benelli 302 S
After Benelli Leoncino, it is time for Benelli 302 S. The brand has already delivered two amazing beasts in the market and now will be coming with a new 300cc motorcycle in September. It will function on a liquid-cooled, inline, two-cylinder engine capable of generating 30.06 PS@11000rpm and 25.6Nm of torque @ 9750rpm. With a dual-channeled ABS and Analogue tachometer, this vehicle is suitable for city rides. It will be priced around Rs 3.5Lakhs and is expected to be launched by September.
It will be a Single-cylinder, DOHC, 4-stroke, Liquid-cooled motorcycle running on a 249cc engine. It is capable of generating 28bhp and 25Nm of torque. Hyosung has been known for some of its great creations like ST7 & 650R, but now the brand has brought something that would meet the street requirements of the nation. It is expected to launch in September at Rs. 1.10Lakh. Featuring a digital speed-o-meter and tachometer, this motorcycle has everything to attract bike enthusiasts.
UM Motorcycles Renegade Thor
You must remember UM Renegade & Commando. Well, now the brand is back with Renegade Thor – a powerful motorcycle with electric fuel consumption and a range of 270km. It is expected to reach up to a top speed of 180kmph and you can just learn by the look of it that this monster will be suitable for highway rides where you can complete 270km run without breaking a sweat. It takes around 7hours to charge this vehicle completely and it can generate 40.78PS at 8000rpm. The launch date of the bike has not been revealed yet, but is expected to come to the markets by mid-2020 with a price tag of Rs. 9.90Lakhs.
Kawasaki Ninja ZX-10RR
There is not much information about this motorcycle yet, but as it has always been, the Ninja series of Kawasaki has never let its admirers down. Ninja ZX-10RR will be a 998cc displacement motorcycle with Liquid-cooled, 16 valves, Inline 4-cylinder, DOHC. It would belong to the category of a sports bike and is expected to reach up to a top speed of 180+kmph. The bike might be launched in September carrying a price tag of Rs. 16.98Lakhs.
You must be aware of the CBR650F, one of the mightiest creations from Honda. Now the brand is coming to the market with something much more special – the CB650R. It will be a sports motorcycle with a price tag that sits below Rs. 8Lakhs. The look of the motorcycle is more inclined towards Honda’s flagship litre-class superbike, the CBR1000RR. It would function on a 649cc engine displacement with a liquid-cooled, inline 4 cylinder engine with features like a slipper clutch and multistage traction control. It can generate 95PS @ 12000rpm and 64Nm torque @ 8500rpm. The launch date for this beauty is not confirmed yet, but there is no way anyone would miss this launch.
Triumph Speed Triple
At one part of our lives, we have always admired the design and power of an adventure sports motorcycle and Triumph has been the go-to company for such creations. Now, the brand will soon be launching a powerful motorcycle with a triple-cylinder motor and a 1050cc engine. It will be able to generate 140PS and 112Nm of torque and will deliver power to the rear wheel through a 6-speed gearbox. It is expected to launch somewhere in late 2019 or mid-2020 and has all the features to bring back the feel of GTA.
Sarthak Moghe is a young, enthusiastic writer who loves modern technology and automobiles. After completing his graduation in Journalism and Mass-Communication, he stepped into the world of adulting as a content writer. When not busy on the keyboard, he likes to explore new topics and hone his sense of humour.