Bike Lover? Here Are The Motorcycles You Should Look Forward To In 2018!

| January 5 , 2018 , 18:41 IST

Last year was packed with the launch of some fantastic new motorcycles from Kawasaki Z900 to Honda CBR 650F to Triumph Bobber and several others in varied segments. However, while these motorcycles are the very exciting, one thing that keeps them far from the mass market is the price tag.

Hence, it is bikes such as the recently launched TVS Apache 310RR that fit the bill for most motorcyclists in India. Who doesn't want a motorcycle that packs some grunt and isn't a burden in the pocket? So here goes:

BMW G310 R: BMW Motorrad's entry-level motorcycle, the G310 R was salted for launch in April along with the launch of the brand in the country. The G310 R is manufactured at the same plant as TVS Apache RR310 and also shares the engine with it. BMW is likely to price the G310 R at around Rs 2.5 lakh (ex-showroom).

BMW G310GS: The adventure touring version of the BMW G310R, the G310 GS is a 313cc, liquid-cooled, single-cylinder engine, with four valves and a reversed DOHC cylinder head. The G310 GS is expected to hit Indian market in the second half of 2018 and be priced between Rs 2.6 lakh to Rs 2.8 lakh.

Royal Enfield Interceptor 650 INT: It was first unveiled first at EICMA 2017 in Milan and then later at Rider Mania in India last year. The Interceptor INT 650 is a Roadster that is powered by 650cc air-cooled Parallel-twin engine that produces 47hp along with peak torque of 52Nm. It is expected to be priced around Rs 3 lakh.

Royal Enfield Continental GT650: This bike was unveiled along with the Interceptor INT 650 at Milan. It is a Cafe Racer version which is also powered by the same 648cc. Royal Enfield Continental GT650 is likely to be priced at about Rs 3.3 lakh.

Benelli Imperiale 400: The Italian manufacturers Benelli Imperiale 400 will most like to be displayed at Auto Expo 2018 as the Royal Enfiled 650 twins. It is powered by a 373cc, air-cooled, single cylinder engine paired with a five-speed transmission setup. its expected price is Rs 2.5 lakh.

Yamaha R3: The 2018 Yamaha YZF-R3 draws its power from the same 321cc, parallel twin, liquid-cooled engine that runs the outgoing model. the torque output of 41Hp and 30Nm. it is expected to hit Indian shores at coming to 2018 Auto Expo. the expected price of this bike is around Rs 3.3 lakh.