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Benelli’s launches much-awaited Adventure Tourer TRK 502 & TRK 502X
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Benelli’s launches much-awaited Adventure Tourer TRK 502 & TRK 502X

Kolkata, Feb 18: Benelli, a leading worldwide manufacturer of premium bikes and Adishwar Auto Ride India – Mahavir Group, today launched the adventure-oriented range “Benelli TRK 502”and “Benelli TRK 502X”.

With its comfortable ergonomics, amazing wind and weather protection, superior suspension, efficient and powerful twin-cylinder engine, the TRK 502 is the perfect travelling companion for long leisure rides.

The TRK 502 range is available in 3 colour options –Red, White and Graphite Grey.

Designed to meet the needs of the most demanding riders who wish to travel without boundaries, the TRK 502 has been enhanced to create an adventure version, the TRK 502X.

For an unadulterated experience, the TRK range gets a 20-litre fuel tank that allows riders to enjoy long hauls without much stopping for fuel fill-ups.

Vikas Jhabakh, Managing Director, Benelli India said,“We are delighted to launch the TRK range as the first adventure offering from Benelli in India. The launch of the TRK range is just the beginning and we are committed to bringing many more exciting Benelli products through 2019.”

Online bookings for the TRK range begins today and interested buyers can log on to india.benelli.com to book their ride by paying only Rs 10,000. As a limited period offer, customers can avail an Rs 10,000 worth Benelli voucher, which can be used to purchase accessories and apparels from the showroom at the time of delivery.

Wrapped in a traditional Benelli steel trellis frame, the TRK 502 range is powered by an all new twin-cylinder, liquid-cooled, four-stroke, 500cc, DOHC engine with 4-valves per cylinder. The fuel-injected motor produces 47.5PS @ 8500rpm, with peak torque of 46Nm available at 6000rpm. The slick shifting six-speed gearbox is offered along with a gear shift indicator, which enables you to get into the right gear for right situation.

The trellis frame is made of steel tubes and plates, to guarantee agility under all circumstances. Up front, both models come with 50mm upside down forks, while the rear gets a vertically mounted mono-shock. While the front suspension is not adjustable, the rear mono-shock on both variants comes with rebound and pre-load adjustment.

Being a tourer, the TRK 502 gets 17-inchalloy wheels that come wrapped with 120/70 section Pirelli tyres at the front and 160/60 section Pirelli tyres at the rear.

The adventure ready TRK 502X gets Metzeler tyres measuring 110/80– 19inch front and 150/70 –17inch at the rear, which are wrapped onto spoked rims, offering more flex to tackle rough situations.

Both, the TRK 502 and TRK 502X use twin 320mm floating discs with a 2-piston calliper at the front and a single 260mm disc with one piston calliper at the rear with switchable ABS. (UNI)