At an event in Pune, Italian motorcycle manufacturer, Benelli has launched its full-faired sportsbike,the 302R in India. DSK Benelli 302R superbike comes loaded with (ABS) as standard. It comes with 3 colour options – White Rosso, Red Nero and Silver Verde and is available across all DSK Benelli showrooms PAN India at ex-showroom price of Rs. 3,48,000.
This bike has 4-stroke, DOHC engine that is bolted on to new chassis and is mated to a six speed gearbox and churns out 38.26 bhp of power at 11500 rpm, while generating an impressive 26.5 Nm torque at 10000 rpm.
The 302R is claimed to provide superbiking experience on Indian roads, courtesy of the precisely calibrated front USD forks and rear mono-suspension, which work together to offer a comfortable riding experience.
The 302R comes with a 4-year unlimited kilometre warranty and customers can opt for ‘Happy Savings Plan’ which offers low ownership costs, as well as warranty protection.
Commenting on the launch, Mr. Shirish Kulkarni, Chairman, DSK Motowheels said, “DSK Benelli has undeniably established itself as the favored brand of superbike lovers in India. Launch after launch, we have received a phenomenal response to the power-packed street-naked machines that have been launched in the country. The DSK Benelli 302R, however, is our first full-faired superbike which is set to alter the paradigm of the mid-sized segment in the country. This market is highly lucrative with widespread demand and DSK Benelli is perfectly poised to capture a lion’s share of the segment with the 302R joining our existing and highly successful line-up of superbikes. We are certain that the reception to this glorious superbike will be as overwhelming as that for our previous models.”