Benelli, the Italian superbike manufacturer, has launched the BS6 TRK 502 at a starting price of Rs 4.79 Lakhs (Ex. Showroom, India) in the country. The aforementioned price is only for the Metallic Dark Grey colour as the Pure White and Benelli Red colour are priced at Rs 4.89 Lakhs (Ex-showroom, India). The bookings for the BS6 Benelli TRK 502 are now open at a token amount of Rs 10,000 at any of the 38 company authorized dealerships across the country. The bike comes with a 3-year unlimited KMS warranty as standard.
Benelli TRK 502 comes with a redesigned instrument cluster with a mix of analogue display in white and amber lit digital display. The rider controls boast of backlit now to offer better visibility during night. Furthermore, it gets bigger and broader mirrors while the newly designed seat features double-threading.
The motorcycle has been equipped with adjustable rear mono-shock suspension as standard. Other bells and whistles include a blacked out handlebar with Benelli logo, aluminum rear box bracket and aerodynamically designed windscreen. Talking about the safety features, the BS6 TRK 502 comes with Switchable ABS, knuckle guards and engine guards among many others.
Mechanically, Benelli TRK 502 is powered by a retuned version of the 500cc twin-cylinder liquid-cooled petrol engine which generates maximum power output of 47bhp at 8500rpm and peak torque performance of 46Nm at 6000rpm. The engine is linked to a 6-speed gearbox alongside a gear shift indicator. Being based on a Steel Trellis chassis, it has a large fuel tank of 20 litres. Commenting on the TRK 502 launch, Mr. Vikas Jhabakh, Managing Director, Benelli India, said, “We are delighted to introduce the BS-VI TRK 502. It is the perfect amalgamation of an innovative technological phenomenon, unmatched ergonomics, enhanced functionality and uncompromised quality. With the transition to BS-VI norms, we are confident in further strengthening our footprint in the premium touring segment.”