Upcoming Bikes in India 2014
The new Hero Karizma ZMR 2013 gets a Twin projector headlamp setup. New ZMR gets some small upgrades like a sportier handle bar,muscular front fender,new muffler cover and wider tires.The sportier Karizma ZMR is powered by a 223cc oil-cooled fuel-injected four-stroke engine and produces 17.6 bhp @ 7,000 RPM of peak power and 19.73 NM @ 6,500 RPM of max torque.
Expected Price : Rs 1.00 L - Rs 1.20 L
After entering the Indian motorcycle market with the Duke 200 KTM is all set to launch one of its most notorious bikes the ‘990SMT’. It is a supermoto with long distance touring capabilities and it is all set to enter the Indian shores in the first quarter of 2013.
Expected Price : Rs 16.00 L - Rs 17.00 L
The new 2014 Hero Xtreme is a 149.2cc, Air cooled, 4-stroke single cylinder motorcycle by Hero Motocorp. It features a new digital-analog combo meter console. All secure ignition switch with key shutter. Diamond lusture headlight, anti-drag fuel tank and Prism shell LED tail lamp.
Expected Price : Rs 7.00 L - Rs 8.00 L
The Versys 1000 is a dual purpose bike having 1,043 cc liquid-cooled, 4-stroke in-line four cylinder engine mill that churns out 118 PS @ 9000 rpm of power and max torque 102 Nm @ 7,700 rpm mated with a 6-speed gearbox. Its fuel capacity is 21 litres and the kerb weight of the bike is 239 kilograms. It has dual semi-floating 300 mm petal disc up in front and single 250 mm petal disc at rear.The Versys 1000 is built on an aluminium twin-tube frame and has 43mm inverted forks up front and a horizontal back-link suspension at the rear.
Expected Price : Rs 9.00 L - Rs 10.00 L
The new Hero Karizma 2014 comes with the same twin projector Headlamp setup that the new ZMR boasts.It is not so distinct than ZMR except getting ''quarter-variant'' of the new ZMR's fairing.New Karizma 2014 gets fairing mounted ORVMs unlike the current model along with “R premium sports” decal.
Expected Price : Rs 88,000 - Rs 1.00 L
Unveiled on 29th January the bike takes slight hints from Fireblade. Bike is powered by 250cc, single-cylinder, liquid cooled engine and will have the power output of 31 bhp. The bike will have disc brake at front as well as rear and will feature tubeless tyre.
Expected Price : Rs 1.40 L - Rs 1.70 L
Suzuki Gixxer’s engine and chassis have been developed by the engineers who designed the GSX-R series of motorcycles. The Gixxer is Suzuki’s new flagship 155cc motorcycle which is positioned as a sporty motorcycle in the segment. The bike is built on a light and stiff frame. Suzuki has developed an all new engine for this bike utilising SEP (Suzuki Eco Performance) technology. Suzuki ‘Gixxer’ motorcycle is a combination of style and performance. The bike is powered by a 155 cc, single-cylinder, 4-stroke, air-cooled, SOHC engine
Expected Price : Rs 80,000 - Rs 90,000
The Star City+ is an upgraded version of the 110 cc Star City motorcycle. TVS has upgraded the Star City with features a digital speedometer, improved controls and switches, hi-intensity lamp, soft touch grips, service indicator, improved cushioning on seats and aluminium grab rail. Visually the bike retains the original Star City design. The bike also gets new colours and body graphics.
Expected Price : Rs 50,000 - Rs 55,000
KLR 650 is one of the best multipurpose bikes in the Kawasaki’s lineup and is lined up for getting launched in the Indian market. KLR is the no fuss all terrain tool from Kawasaki which is also light on the pocket. Expect the bike to be launched by the end of 2013 and in a very tempting price range
Expected Price : Rs 5.00 L - Rs 6.00 L
Kawasaki has already started a successful innings with the Ninja 250 and 650 in India and has proved that they mean business. Now with their upcoming range they are going a step further ahead. Versys 650 is one of the most versatile bikes in the Kawasaki’s product range and with its immense practicality it is going to be a hoot for the Indian bikers.
Expected Price : Rs 5.00 L - Rs 7.00 L