Benelli and Keeway Announce Price Hike for Select Models; V302C Now Equipped with Slipper Clutch
Benelli and Keeway India have recently announced updates to the pricing and features of some of their popular models in the current product lineup. The touring-focused TRK 502 and TRK 502X motorcycles are now priced at Rs 5.85 lakh and Rs 6.35 lakh (ex-showroom) respectively, with a marginal increase of Rs 10,000 over their previous prices.
Additionally, Benelli has refreshed the color options for these models, replacing the red variant with a new green shade and introducing an extra black color option for the TRK 502.Under the hood, the TRK series retains its powerful performance, housing a 500cc liquid-cooled parallel-twin engine that generates an impressive output of 46.85 bhp and 46Nm of torque, mated to a 6-speed gearbox.
While the price hike is noticeable, the official statement from the company is yet to be released.Moving on to the Keeway V302C, the V-twin roadster receives an updated price of Rs 4.29 lakh (ex-showroom), with an increase of Rs 9,000 due to the incorporation of a slipper clutch in the existing powertrain. The motorcycle maintains its mechanical specifications, being powered by a 298 cc liquid-cooled V-twin engine capable of producing 29.9 bhp and 26.5 Nm of torque, paired with a 6-speed gearbox.Benelli’s current product portfolio includes the 502C, TRK 502/502X, TRK 251, Leoncino, and the Imperiale 400, catering to a wide range of riding preferences.
On the other hand, Keeway’s two-wheeler lineup offers a variety of choices, including the SR 125/250, K300 N/R, V302C, K-Light 250V, and the Sixties 300i and Vieste 300i scooters.
The updates from Benelli and Keeway reflect their commitment to enhancing the riding experience for enthusiasts and offering the latest technologies in their motorcycles. With these changes, riders can look forward to improved performance and fresh color options, making their two-wheeled adventures all the more thrilling and stylish.