New Delhi: Italian motorbike producer Benelli has not too long ago launched the Leoncino 500 in India. That is the up to date BS-6 model of the bike.
Benelli India’s MD Vikas Jhabakh mentioned “The Leoncino 500 has been very particular to us at Benelli because it combines custom and keenness with modern design, innovation and efficiency. The Leoncino 500 is a tribute to the unique mannequin, which is a legend of Italian motorcycling that largely contributed to the historical past of the model.”
Benelli Leoncino is powered by a 500cc twin-cylinder, DOHC, liquid-cooled engine. This 500cc mill is able to producing 47.5 PS at 8,500 rpm and peak torque of 46Nm at 6,000 rpm. The engine is four-stroke, consists of Eight valves and is coupled to a 6-speed gearbox.
Benelli Leoncino will get a retro-modern design and will get a metal trellis body. The bike will get 17-inch alloy wheels. It will get tubeless tyres, 120/70 ZR17 on the entrance and 160/60 tyre on the rear.
The bike sports activities an upside-down 50mm fork suspension on the entrance and pre-load adjustable and rebound shock absorber on the rear.
Benelli Leoncino 500 will get 320mm disc brake the entrance and 260mm disc on the rear. The bike comes geared up with a dual-channel Anti-lock Braking System (ABS).
The bike is out there in two colors, Leoncino Pink and Metal Gray. The Metal Gray Leoncino 500 is priced at Rs. 4.59 lakh (ex-showroom) whereas the Leoncino Pink is priced at Rs. 4.69 lakh (ex-showroom).
Benelli has began taking bookings for Leoncino 500. Clients can guide the bike from Benelli’s web site or the closest showroom. The bike could be booked at Rs. 10,000.