Brand New! Unveiling the Top Two-wheeler Launches in 2018

Brand New! Unveiling the Top Two-wheeler Launches in 2018

 

The motorcycle industry is now becoming busier by the day – new bike announcements, development and launches. The two-wheelers commercial market is now becoming crowded with all new bike and scooters models. Earlier two-wheelers were a necessity to travel short distances. Today, they are a symbol of hotness, style and pride. Sleek and stylish models are brought into the market every year by the top brands. Let’s see what the makers have in for this year!

  1. Ducati 821

Stylish, sporty and powerful, the Ducati 821 is the upgraded version that holds high the legacy created by Monster 900 – a two-wheeler that embodied the spirit of a true naked sport. Now, the Monster 900 was 25 years ago. But, there sure are some great “Monster” fans for sure! The Ducati 821 with it’s stunning new look is surely the one for them.

The highlights:

  • Efficient ABS braking system
  • Three riding modes – sport, touring and urban
  • Available colors – the all new Ducati Yellow, Ducati Red and Matte black.

Price: 9.51 lakh Rupees

Launched on May 1st, 2018

2.Ather S340

With the world calling in on global warming and air pollution; zero emission vehicles will be the future. Founded by Tarun Mehta and Swapnil Jain in the year 2013, Ather energy is an Indian start-up company that announced it’s plans to release Ather S340, an electric scooter.

The highlights:

  • IP67-rated battery with an acclaimed expectancy of 50,000 kilometers
  • LED lights
  • Touchscreen dashboard
  • On-board navigation and sport and economy drive modes

Expected Price: 80,000 Rupees to 1 lakh Rupees

Expected Launch: September 2018

3. Benelli Imperiale 400

With an impressive design, a mixing cruiser and amazing performance, this red colored beauty is sure to win the hearts Of many. With a 373.5 cc single cylinder engine that produces 19 BHP at 5500 rpm and 28 Nm at 3500 rpm, Benelli Imperiale 400 is one tough competitor for the Royal Enfield Classic 350.

The highlights:

  • Highly efficient dual channel ABS braking system
  • High torque
  • Fuel injection
  • Spoke wheels
  • Good for highway touring

Expected Price: 2 lakh rupees to 3 lakh rupees

Expected Launch: June 2018

4. Harley-Davidson Iron 1200

An upgraded version of the old-school pure Harley-Davidson beast is the all new Iron 1200. The Iron 1200 has the design that was first seen in the Iron 883 but, uses an better 1,202 cc motor. Another visually distinctive feature is the new cowl around the headlight. Topically a sportester, the Harley-Davidson Iron 1200 has a sleek design.

The highlights:

  • A surge in torque. The motorcycle claims to have an additional 36 per cent
  • Max torque: 96 Nm
  • Cooking system: air Number of engine cylinders: 2

Expected Price: 9.4 lakhs (well under 10 lakhs)

Expected Launch: Yet to be announced

5. Royal Enfield Continental GT Twin/ Interceptor 650

The Royal Enfield craze is not going to die out anytime soon. The Giants who took on the two-wheeler industry still continues to give the best and is still the dream of every motorcycle enthusiast. This year, Royal Enfield is bringing out two new beasts to the country. The wait is nearly over as they are expected to be launched in India in June. The bikes will have a dual tone color for it’s body. The Interceptor is a highway cruiser while the Continental GT Twin is a café racer.

The highlights:

  • Engine specifications: Both the bikes use an all-new 647 cc parallel twin fuel injected engine which can be cooled by air or oil.
  • Torque produced: 52Nm
  • Top speed attained: 160 km/h
  • The bikes have disk brakes on both ends with ABS standards

Expected Price: 3 lakh Rupees to 3.25 lakh Rupees

Expected Launch: June 2018

6.Triumph Tiger 1200

The Triumph Tiger 1200 is a bike that’s built for speed, style and luxury. This cool new model is definite to give riders an added joy – the bike is made to be comfortable for long-distance touring. Take enhanced design features include LED headlamps and DRLs and a new 5 inch TFT screen as the instrument cluster.

The highlights:

  • The bikes’ motor has 6 power modes; which includes the Off-road Pro mode that allows the rider to switch off all electronic assists and ABS
  • Engine: 1215 cc motor
  • Maximum Torque: 122 Nm @ 7600 rpm
  • Maximum Power: 141 PS @ 9350 rpm
  • Max speed: 195.11 Kmph
  • Disc brakes on the front and the rear

Price: 17 lakh Rupees

The bike was launched in May 2018 in India.

 

There are several more bikes; some of them newly launched and some of them yet to be launched. Listed here are just 6 picks by us. Each bike has it’s own specifications, pros and cons, but definitely they are some aspiring rider’s dream somewhere. We hope that every rider gets to fulfill his dream of a memorable ride. For latest news, new launches and bike rentals visit us at https://www.caferides.com