Benelli, after being acquired by a Chinese firm, faced many difficulties to maintain its identity in the Nepalese Market. In order to regain their previous charm, Benelli started adopting design by CentroStile Benelli. Following the design, Benelli Nepal has recently launched Benelli Leoncino 500 in Nepal.
The Benelli Leoncino is available in two variants: Benelli Leoncino street and Leoncino Scrambler. Currently Benelli Leoncno Street is making its debut in Nepalese Automobile Market. Benelli Leoncino price in Nepal is Rs. 8,99,999 in Nepal. Pre-bookings of the Bike is open at Benelli Nepal showrooms.
Benelli Leoncino is powered by a 499.6 cc, twin cylinder liquid cooled engine producing a maximum power of 47 BHP at 8500 rpm and a maximum torque of 45 Nm at 4500 rpm. It represents an authentic design rediscovering sporty and exciting experience.It adopts 17″ alloy wheels and 45mm upside down adjustable fork suspension and a laterally mounted shock absorber enhancing the more sophisticated look and powerful and smooth riding performance.
The riding position in the all-new Benelli Leoncino is upright with slightly raised handlebar and footrest position. Weighing just about 170 Kgs and the ground clearance of 185mm ease the riding experience regardless the road conditions. The LED package takes care of all illumination duties on the motorcycle with the Lion of Pesaro placed at the top of the mudguard.
How is the Braking of Benelli Leoncino?
For the safety purpose of rider and pillion in the bike, ABS system is marked as standard in both variants. The 4 piston brake calipers gripping 320mm disc at the front and 260mm disc with the single piston caliper at the rear stabilize the bike while applying sudden brakes. All of this leads to more control over the bike, delivering more sophisticated and powerful performance.
What about the design of Benelli Leoncino?
Following the design by CentroStile Benelli, Leoncino street and scrambler is designed as the street bike and sporty all-terrain scrambler.The exterior of the vehicle provides an optimum balance of rigidity and lightweight. The curvy fuel tank, mudguard, round headlight and floating tail section makes the bike attractive and appealing. Benelli Leoncino is available in four color variants:
Benelli Leoncino 500 Key Specs
- Engine: Inline 2-cylinder, liquid-cooled, 4-stroke
- Displacement: 499.6 cc
- Max Power: 47 BHP @ 8500 rpm
- Max Torque: 45 NM @ 4500 rpm
- No. of Gears: 6
- Transmission: Manual
- Fuel Tank: 15 liters
- Kerb Weight: 170 Kg
Benelli Leoncino Price in Nepal: Rs. 8,99,999
In the scrambler bikes range of Nepal, Ducati Scrambler and Ace British Scrambler are leading the Nepalese Market. The new Benelli Leoncino stands top with cost efficiency and performance on the bike. It was first showcased at the Auto Expo in 2016 on India and is currently making its debut at Nepalese Automobile Market. Making its way as an affordable Scrambler, this bike will meet the requirements of Nepali customers and can be a viable option to consider.
For more details about the bike, feel free to contact Benelli Nepal at their Official Facebook Page.