Benelli will be launching the TRK 502 on 18 February 2019. The TRK 502X will be an off-roader version of the TRK 502. Being showcased in the 2016 Auto Expo it’s been long days the motorcycles is being launched. After the partnering group DSK faced some financial issue, the Italian brand has
tie-up with Adishwar Auto Ride India (AARI), subsidiary of Hyderabad based Mahavir Group.
Benelli TRK 502 Designs.
The TRK 502 will be a road going variant whereas the TRK 502X will receive a off road kit. Design elements feel properly put up together, at the front it get the split headlamps and a big wind shield. Just below the headlamps the fender makes an eagle beak profile. Side profile also look dominating and displays big fuel tank and the engine with a chrome exhaust. Spoke wheels further continue to make the design more rugged.
Benelli TRK 502 Drive train.
Powering the motorcycle will be a 499 cc parallel-twin, liquid cooled motor producing 47.6 BHP at 8,500 rpm and 45 Nm of torque at 5,500 rpm. On offer will be a six speed gear box. The motorcycle with weigh 213 Kg, which is not a light one.
Braking duty is handled by 320 mm twin discs at front and a 260 mm disc at the rear. The TRK 502 will get 17 inch tyres at front as well as at the rear. The TRK 502X will get a 19 inch tyre at front and 17 inch rear tyre. It will also get 50 mm USD forks upfront and a mono-shock suspension at the rear.
Benelli TRK 502 Price.
The TRK 502 is expected to get a price tag between 5 lakh and 6 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi). At this price point, the TRK 502 will undercut rivals such as Suzuki V-Strom 650XT (Rs 7.46 lakh ex-showroom Delhi ) and the Kawasaki Versys 650 (Rs 6.69 lakh ex-showroom Delhi )