Benelli has entered Indian market by launching five models today starting from an unbelievable price of 2.83 Lakhs . The entire range of models is TNT 300, TNT 600 GT, TNT 600i, TNT 899 and TNT 1130. The entry level 300cc and 600cc models is said to be come as CKDs from China while the more premium 899 cc and 1,130 cc bikes would be imported directly from Italy and assembling will be done at the company’s plant near pune. The TNT 600i is the most powerful here and does 0-100 km/hr in flat 4 seconds.The Benelli TNT 899 competes against the Kawasaki Z800, but comes as a CKD
The entire line up of Benelli in India will be starting from the TNT 300 and is priced at Rs. 2.83 Lakhs. It contains two-cylinders and would appeal to masses. TNT 300 is a mix of Italian styling and modern looks. With its kerb weight of 185 kgs it is capable of doing 0-100 kms run in near 8 seconds. With an average fuel economy of 28 kmpl.
The engine of Benelli TNT 300 is a 300cc liquid-cooled, inline twin-cylinder engine that churns out 37 BHP of power at 11,500 RPM and 27 Nm of torque at 9000 RPM, paired to a 6-speed gearbox. The Benelli TNT 300 will be facing some serious competition from Duke 390, Kawasaki Z250 and Hyosung’s GD250N.
The price of the entire Line-up is here-
Price of TNT 300- INR 2.83 lakh (ex-Delhi)
Price of TNT 600i – INR 5.15 lakh
Price of 600 GT- INR 5.60 lakh
Price of TNT 899- INR 9.48 lakh
Price of TNT 1130R- INR 11.81 lakh