Auto Expo is almost at our doorstep, hence we bring you a list of some of the top 5 bikes that will be showcased at the event this year. Apart from our Indian manufactures a lot of big names will be there like Benelli, BMW Motorrad, Yamaha and Honda with models from their international line-ups.
Here is a look at the top 5 bikes likely to garner the most interest at the venue:
Triumph Bonneville Street Twin
The first bike in out top 5 bikes list is the Bonneville Street Twin. The Street Twin is the most affordable model in Triumph’s revamped Bonneville line-up. Powered by a 900cc parallel-twin powerplant paired with a six-speed gearbox. The Street Twin is the replacement for the standard Bonneville. It was released in late 2015, the T120 and the new Thruxton, the Street Twin features contemporary styling, alloy wheels, ride-by-wire throttle management, also having a better torque processor build. It comes with switable transaction control and ABS, a slip-assisted, lighter feel clutch, engine immobilizer and USB port.
Next up in our Top 5 bikes list is Yamaha MT03. Yamaha will bring in the naked version of its fully faired motorbike, the YZF-R3. Using the same 321cc two-cylinder engine as the R3, the MT03 is capable of developing 42.4bhp along with 3.01kgm of torque. The MT03 borrows styling cues such as the wide handlebars and exposed engine from other naked sport bikes from Yamaha.
Honda PCX 150
A scooter is here people. Honda will showcase a new 150cc scooter in the form of the PCX 150. It will be sourced by a four-stroke, single-cylinder 153cc motor paired to an automatic gearbox. This scooter will offer a more European design with a large low-mounted headlamp, contoured body shell, large wheels and contoured seats. This was an interesting contribution to our list of top 5 bikes at this Auto Expo.
Next up on our Top 5 bikes list is a bike developed jointly by BMW Motorrad and Indian two-wheeler giant TVS, the G310 is a motorcycle designed for more practical purposes compared to the other larger offerings from BMW. It has a 313cc, 33.6bhp single-cylinder engine, the bike features an engine tilted towards the rear with the cylinder inclined towards the rear wheel and the exhaust exiting from the rear as well, allowing for a longer swingarm while keeping the dimensions compact and maintaining good weight distribution.
Benelli TRK 502
This adventure bike from the Italian marque makes to our top 5 bikes list and gets styling more in line with a Bavarian adventure tourer rather than its larger siblings.
It is built around a 499cc parallel twin-cylinder engine . TRK lines up as an accessible adventure bike and a change up bike for excitement. The liquid-cooled engine offers usable performance with 46.9bhp of power at 8,500rpm and 4.6kgm of torque at 4,500rpm.
The TRK 502 has 2 versions – a road-biased version with 17-inch rims front and rear, and an off-road version with 19-inch rims at the front and 17-inchers at the rear. It also comes with the on-off road tyres, backed by the long-travel suspension and rugged build. This ride should be able to deal with anything our roads throw at it, and lots more.This concludes are top 5 bikes to see at this Auto Expo 2016.
These are the major highlights of the Auto expo will sure be luring in a lot of fans and auto lovers. tho these machines come at a price but being at the Auto Expo 2016 and watching them will itself be something you’ll remember in years to come. So be there and happy riding. Also do let us know your views on these rides