2017 India Bike Week is all set to cherish riders start today
2017 India Bike Week: Asia’s biggest biking festival which goes by the name India Bike Week (IBW) is all set for its 2017 edition starting 24th November. Motorcyclists throughout the nation will ride down to Goa to attend the event. Since it provides them a platform to launch their own 26, India Bike Week is among the events for manufacturers in India. The 2017 variant is no different and there’ll be a number of bikes which are going to be launched at the affair. Interestingly, they all are bikes that are big and are predicted to pump up the adrenaline rush of their traffic.
2017 India Bike Week was hosted for the first time from the year 2013 and the event will be the fifth edition of IBW. The event will see a lot of activities training academies with barbeques and enduro. The chief guest for 2017 IBW is Leslie Porterfield called the world’s fastest woman on two-wheels.
Indian Scout Bobber
The Indian Scout Bobber is all set to be launched tomorrow at a starting price of Rs 13.09 lakh (ex-showroom, Ahmedabad). The model’s graphics have been shown to us a couple of days back. The motorcycle takes its design inspiration and receives a body styling that is minimalistic. Powering the Indian Scout Bobber is a 1131cc, twin cylinder engine mated to a six-speed gearbox, churning out 99 hp of power and 97.7 Nm of torque. This bike’s characteristics include rear fenders and front tyres along with a motif.
Cost – Rs 13.09 lakh (ex-showroom, Ahmedabad)
Triumph Bonneville Speedmaster
The Triumph Speedmaster is basically an expansion of the British producer’s Bonneville household and is founded on the Bobber. Powering the Speedmaster is a liquid-cooled, parallel twin engine which produces 76 hp of power and 106 Nm of torque. The motorcycle has an Anti-lock Braking System (ABS) as standard, a switchable traction control system, torque assist clutch, engine immobiliser and one-touch railroad control. The Triumph Speedmaster is expected to be launched at a price nearing Rs 11 lakh (ex-showroom).
Expected Price: Rs 11 lakh (ex-showroom)
BMW K 1600 B
The BMW K 1600 B is a full bagger motorcycle that offers a laid-back and comfy riding position. Powering this bike is a 1649cc, inline six-xylinder engine that generates a maximum power output of 158 hp together with a peak torque of 175 Nm. The transmission gets a quick-shifter and a reverse gear. The BMW K 1600 B will make.
Expected price: Rs 25 lakh (ex-showroom)
BMW R nineT Racer
There’s an additional bike that the Bavarian automaker will be launching at India Bike Week (IBW) 2017. The BMW R nineT Racer is basically the stripped version of this R nineT down. The bike receives a cowl that is retro and the forks upfront by the R nineT have given the method to the conventional units. The motorcycle is powered by a 1170cc twin cylinder engine that churns out 116 Nm of torque and 110 bhp of power.
Expected Price: Rs 17 lakh (ex-showroom)