India is the country where it might be a little difficult to afford a premium sports bike but yet this community is growing alongside many superbike clubs which are sprouting across different corners of the country. The superbike culture is surely growing as many people are opting for superbikes these days and in the recent years, the country has grown more serious towards the same. Many global brands like Triumph, MV Agusta and Benelli have entered the market with their world class products. So today we are listing down five most famous premium sports bikes in India.
1. Suzuki Hayabusa:
The Suzuki Hayabusa tops the list and it is easily the most loved superbike in our country. The bike sells in amazing numbers and because of its all-time high sales, Suzuki has even shifted its import route from CBU (completely built unit) to CKD (completely knocked down) route. Due to which, the bike’s price slashed down straight by almost Rs 2 lakh. Currently, the Suzuki Hayabusa price in Delhi is Rs 13.88 lakh.
2. Kawasaki Z800:
Kawasaki Z800 has emerged out to be the best selling motorcycle in its segment and why is that? It is because of its terrifying power, correct pricing, and looks of a monster that has made it one of the most famous bikes in its category. The bike will shortly be updated with the new Z900 by mid-2017. The Kawasaki Z800 currently retails at a price tag of Rs 7.50 lakh.
3. Benelli TNT 600i:
The 600cc monster from the Italian marque is the most famous mid-segment naked sports bike in the country and it is because it is the most budget friendly 4-cylinder bike in India. It is powered by a 600cc liquid-cooled engine producing 83.9bhp and 54.6Nm of torque. The bike is now also available with ABS as a safety feature. It is available at a price of Rs 5.5 lakh.
4. Kawasaki Ninja 650:
The Kawasaki Ninja 650 has been one of the most affordable faired bike available in the Indian market at the moment. The bike comes with a 649cc parallel-twin, liquid-cooled engine producing 71bhp of maximum power and 64Nm of peak torque. The bike is one of the most selling Kawasaki bikes in India. The ongoing Ninja 650 will soon be replaced with the 2017 Kawasaki Ninja 650 which comes with major visual as well as mechanical upgrades. Currently, the bike retails at a price of Rs 5.20 lakh in Delhi.
5. Ducati Panigale 959:
The Panigale 959 is among the newest bikes in the list. It was launched in India about 10 months back at the India Bike Week in Goa. The Italian motorcycle maker sells in decent number in the Indian market and part from Panigale 959, the Scrambler and Diavel are among the most selling Ducati motorcycles in the country. The bike currently retails at Rs 13.97 lakh in Delhi. Stay tuned as Autoportal brings you more such informative updates.