TOP 10 UPCOMING BIKES
TOP 10 UPCOMING BIKES : A motorcycle, often called a motorbike, bike, is a two or three-wheeled motor vehicle. Motorcycle design varies greatly to suit a range of different purposes: long-distance travel, commuting, cruising, sport including racing, and off-road riding. Motorcycling is riding a motorcycle and related social activity such as joining a motorcycle club and attending motorcycle rallies.
TOP 10 UPCOMING BIKES : There are three major types of motorcycle: street, off-road, and dual purpose. Within these types, there are many sub-types of motorcycles for different purposes. There is often a racing counterpart to each type, such as road racing and street bikes, or motocross including dirt bikes.Street bikes include cruisers, sportbikes, scooters and mopeds, and many other types. Off-road motorcycles include many types designed for dirt-oriented racing classes such as motocross and are not street legal in most areas. Dual purpose machines like the dual-sport style are made to go off-road but include features to make them legal and comfortable on the street as well.
TOP 10 UPCOMING BIKES: Wondering which bikes will come to India soon? Your search ends here. We provides a list of all the upcoming bikes in India along with details of launch date, engine specifications and expected price. For those planning to buy a new bike, here is the complete list of upcoming bikes in India in 2020 and 2021.
1.Suzuki V-Strom 1050 , Expected Price: ₹ 14 Lakh – 15 Lakh (Off Road, Petrol)
The Suzuki V-Strom 1050 has been updated for 2020 and is offered in two variants globally, the Suzuki V-Strom 1050 and the Suzuki V-Strom 1050 XT. The flagship adventure touring bike from Suzuki gets revised styling, updated electronics and an Euro 5 compliant engine. The updated 1,037 cc, v-twin engine puts out more power now, with peak power of 105 bhp, and it also comes equipped with a new electronics suite, called the Suzuki Intelligent Ride System (SIRS). The new electronics package includes an updated ride-by-wire system, as well as Motion Track Brake System, which prevents mid-corner braking kick back and assistance on slopes.
2.KTM 250 Adventure , Expected Price: ₹ 2 Lakh – 2.5 Lakh (Off Road, Petrol)
The KTM 250 Adventure will be the gateway for a number of off-road enthusiasts looking to enter the ADV segment on a budget. Visually, the 250 Adventure looks identical to the 390 Adventure and there are a number of components shared by the bikes. The difference though includes a different headlamp unit that gets a halogen bulb with LED DRLs and new paint scheme. The bike though does carry over the larger 14.5-litre fuel tank from the 390 Adventure that promises better touring abilities. The 250 Adventure shares the same ground clearance as the 390 at 200 mm, while the seat height remains identical too at 855 mm.
3.Aprilia SXR 160 , Expected Price: ₹ 1.25 Lakh – 1.3 Lakh (Scooter, Petrol)
There have been a just a handful of two-wheeler manufacturers showcasing their portfolio at the 2020 Auto Expo. One of the two-wheeler highlights is the Aprilia SXR 160, which was revealed at the Piaggio pavilion. The Aprilia SXR 160 is a new moto-scooter with an interesting ‘CrossMax’ and it will be launched in India in the third quarter of 2020. The Aprilia team spent two years in designing and developing the SXR moto-scooter in Italy and it has been made specially for the Indian market. Aprilia hopes to launch a new category of scooters in the coming years. The bookings for the Aprilia SXR 160 will begin in August 2020.
4.Bajaj Pulsar RS400 , Expected Price: ₹ 1.75 Lakh – 2 Lakh (Sports, Petrol)
Unveiled at the 2014 Auto Expo, Bajaj’s power cruiser, Pulsar RS400 sports the similar contour as its younger sibling, Pulsar 200NS, but the former has a bigger stance. The prototype revealed at the Auto Expo back in 2014 had an assertive front profile featuring dual head lamp.
5.Benelli TRK 251 , Expected Price: ₹ 2 Lakh – 2.5 Lakh (Off Road, Petrol)
Adventure bikes, like SUVs, are not going out of fashion any time soon! And while KTM, Honda and Triumph are getting big ADVs, Benelli will be launching the TRK 251 in India too. It will be using the same 250 cc single-cylinder motor which is used in the Leoncino 250, making 25.5 bhp at 9,250 rpm and torque of 21.1 Nm at 8,000 rpm. The suspension features an upside-down fork with 41 mm diameter tubes up front and a rear swinging arm with central damper and 60 mm of travel. The TRK 251 gets a braking system consisting of a single floating 280 mm disc with 4-piston calliper on the front and 240 mm with single-piston calliper at the rear. We expect the motorcycle to be launched in early 2020 with prices somewhere between Rs. 2 – 2.5 lakh (ex-showroom).
6.Suzuki Katana , Expected Price: ₹ 13 Lakh – 14 Lakh (Sports, Petrol)
Suzuki Motorcycle India Private Limited (SMIPL) revived the iconic Katana name by unveiling it in India at the 2020 Auto Expo. The motorcycle gets classic design, which is complemented by modern styling elements as well as technology. Suzuki Katan name has been taken from Suzuki’s past, wherein it was a popular sport-touring machine with the same nameplate. Based on the Suzuki GSX-S1000F, the 2020 Suzuki Katana comes powered by a 999 cc, in-line four-cylinder engine.
7.TVS Zeppelin , Expected Price: ₹ 2 Lakh – 3.2 Lakh (Cruiser, Electric)
The bike has the typical, relaxed cruiser stance and looks striking, especially in its shades of brown and matt black. The overall design of the bike is pretty contemporary and it feels well-finished. Adding to the looks is the retro-styled fuel tank and the flat-track style handlebar.
8.Harley-Davidson LiveWire , Expected Price: ₹ 20.5 Lakh – 20.6 Lakh (Sports, Electric)
The Harley-Davidson LiveWire is the first electric cruiser from the American motorcycle manufacturer. The Harley-Davidson LiveWire is powered by an all-new electric powertrain which Harley-Davidson calls the “Revelation”. It uses what is called an internal permanent magnet synchronous motor which has a power output of 78 kW or 104.6 bhp and with a peak torque output of 116 Nm. The LiveWire has a claimed acceleration time from 0-100 kmph in 3.5 seconds, and is claimed to reach 128 kmph from 100 kmph in less than two seconds. Top speed is rated at 177 kmph.
9.Benelli 752S , Expected Price: ₹ 6 Lakh – 7 Lakh (Sports, Petrol)
The Benelli 752S is a brawny, naked, middleweight motorcycle from Chinese-owned Italian motorcycle manufacturer, Benelli. The Benelli 752S was shown as a concept at 2017 EICMA Motorcycle Show, and overall the design seems to be quite similar to the concept. At 227 kg kerb weight, the 752S is no lightweight though, with the 14-litre fuel tank fully filled up. As the name suggests, it is a 750 cc middleweight.
10.Kawasaki Z400 , Expected Price: ₹ 4 Lakh – 5 Lakh (Sports, Petrol)
The Kawasaki Z400 is one of the smallest parallel-twin naked motorcycles that the Japanese manufacturer has to offer and was revealed at the EICMA Motorcycle Show in 2018. The Kawasaki Z400 is the stripped version of the Ninja 400 and omits a number of components including the full fairing, clip-on handlebars and the aggressive riding position. Instead, the Z400 offers minimal body panels making it lighter than its faired sibling while offering identical power figures. Globally, the new Z400 replaces the Z300 in Kawasaki’s line-up.