DSK plans to Launch Nine New Superbikes for India in 2015. They will roll out at least 10 superbikes from the stables of its foreign partners. The main partners are South Korea-based Hyosung and Italy’s Benelli, this year.
They will launch four new models from Hyosung to strengthen the brand’s India presence. Other five models are from Benelli. All these are highly powerful and sporty looking bikes between 250 cc to 1100 cc for sports bike lovers of India.
Benelli TNT 250 is a powerful bike packed with 249 cc 4-stroke single-cylinder engine. It can churns out 24.2 BHP @ 9000 rpm power and 21 NM @ 7000 rpm torque on ride. Engine mated to 6-speed gears transmission. For safety Benelli TNT 250 gets 280mm Disc, 4-piston caliper brakes in front and 240mm Disc, 2-piston caliper at rear.
Benelli is famous Italian brand which is well known for their racing background. This is also one of the oldest European bike manufacturer with high build quality and performance assurance. The five bikes are 300cc one, two 600cc bikes, an 899cc and an 1113cc.
India offers a big market for superbikes, estimated to be at 7,000 units a year. At present DSK offers six models from 250 cc to 650 cc, four more bikes are planned. These include two 200cc bikes, including a cruiser and one 250 cc bike.
Benelli Keeway Blackster Cruiser is a smart Street bike. This hot cruiser which carries an all-black theme, highlighted with chrome dual exhaust. Engine powering the bike is a 249cc, V-Twin, fuel injected air-cooled motor. It can churns out 19.18PS peak power at 8500rpm and maximum torque of 18.70Nm at 5750rpm. Engine mated to a 5-speed gearbox for smooth transmission.