The Italian motorcycle maker, Benelli is looking forward to launching its famous middleweight tourer TNT 600GT with ABS in December. Apart from the ABS version of the TNT 600GT, the bike maker will also be launching its highly awaited Tornado 302 in the Indian market by last month of 2016. The TNT 600GT ABS will be Rs 30,000 on the costlier side when compared to the present one. The introduction of ABS is surely a good step towards safety. According to new government rules, ABS will be mandatory for all the vehicles above 125cc and below which CBS will be mandatory. The all new Benelli Tornado 302 will also be available with ABS.
The Benelli TNT 600GT runs on an inline 4-cylinder 600cc that delivers 81bhp of maximum power at 11,000rpm while 59.4Nm of peak torque comes at 8,000rpm. While talking about the Tornado 302, it is propelled by 300cc twin-cylinder, liquid-cooled engine that pumps out 36bhp of maximum power and 27Nm of peak torque.
Expected price of the 2017 Benelli Tornado 302?
The bike is expected to be costlier than the naked TNT 300 and hence will fall into a price bracket of Rs 3.2 to Rs 3.5 lakh.
Competitors for TNT 600GT and Tornado 302?
The Tornado 302 competes against motorcycle like Kawasaki Ninja 300, Yamaha YZF-R3 and KTM RC390. On the other hand, the TNT 600 GT competes right against the Kawasaki Ninja 650.