Mahindra Two Wheelers To Launch Jawa Motorcycles In India: Expected To Be Launched in 2019
Jawa Motorcycle brand was revived by home-grown automaker Mahindra when it announced that it had acquired the license to market the brand. Now, Pawan Goenka, MD, Mahindra has confirmed that Mahindra two wheelers to launch Jawa motorcycles in India by 2019.
In a recent interview with Moneycontrol, he said, “The two-wheeler business has been demerged into Mahindra & Mahindra, and the business continues with the current product range that we have. We have reduced our losses significantly.” “As far as Peugeot business is concerned as of now, we have put on hold any plans to bring those scooter to India because we were not able to meet the price point to those based on the price expectations in India. We will be launching the first product under the Jawa brand before the end of next financial year.”
Mahindra will launch the Jawa motorcycles under their respective brand name and not under Mahindra. Mr. Goenka has not confirmed the details of the Jawa motorcycles to be launched in India.
The Jawa motorcycle brand has a massive cult following in India, and along with Mahindra’s expertise in manufacturing, the brand is looking at a future which is bright. That said, Mahindra has an enormous responsibility to make the brand a success in the country where Royal Enfield dominates.
|Number of cylinders||1|
|Number of gears||5|
|Maximum power||27.35 Bhp @ 6,500 rpm|
|Maximum torque||30.6 Nm @ 5,000 rpm|
|Seat height||760 mm|
|Dry Weight||160 kg|
|Fuel tank capacity||12.5 litres|
|Reserve fuel capacity||2 litres|
|Mileage (certified)||33.33 kmpl|
|Instrument consoles||Speedometer, Tachometer, Odometer, Trip meter, ABS light, Low fuel warning light, Low battery indicator|
|Comfort and convenience||Electric start, Pass light, Pillion grabrail, Pillion footrest|
|Price||₹ 2,00,000 (Expected)|