Which biker would miss an Auto Expo? Neither did I!!
Yes! Finally, I made it to the adrenaline-pumping, gala auto event of the year – the Auto Expo 2020! And, believe me when I say, I was overwhelmed with the display of some of the most magnificent bikes – all under the same roof.
But what caught my attention and I couldn’t resist sharing with all biking freaks like me, are some really cool and awe-inspiring bikes that are all set to hit the market this year. Yes! Here is a first-hand sneak peek into the most awaited and upcoming bikes of 2022.
So, hold your breath! Here are the beasts that are all set to rock the biking world this year.
V-Strom 650 XT
Suzuki has earmarked 2020 for the launch of their handsome and versatile machine – V-Strom 650XT. Powered by a 4-Stroke, 2-cylinder, liquid-cooled engine, v-Strom would be available in two color variants – Champion Yellow and Pearl Glacier White. A perfect Adventure bike, this bike is fitted with a slimmer 20-litre fuel tank and a 55-litres top case, making it just ready to take the next long-distance bike tour. The braking system is ABS-equipped, and the bike has wire-spoked wheels and an advanced traction control system. The bike would be priced between INR 7.45 and INR 7.58 lakhs.
Aprilia RS V 4
Aprilla RS V4 would be a premier range bike coming at a handsome price of INR 22.8 lakhs. This limited-edition bike spots a red, black and green combination body that give this sports bike its sporty attitude. The bike brings a 12 mpl mileage coupled with a top speed of 300 kmph, powered by a double-cylinder, 900cc engine and a 6-speed manual gearbox. Aprilla RS V4 also features an anti-locking braking system and a latest version of its race-developed APRC (Aprilia Performance Ride Control) system that powers the engine in three modes – S (Sport), T (Track), and R (Race) – making the bike just as track-ready as it can get!
Moto GuzziV85 TT ADVENTURE
Moto Guzzi unveiled its latest model V85TT Adventure at the Auto Expo this year. This adventure tourer’s delight is available for INR 12.64 lakhs via the CBU route currently. A Euro4 (BS4) compliant motorcycle comes with an 853cc transversely mounted V-twin motor and a large 23-litre fuel tank. The V85 TT has been designed with a rugged and purposeful look reminiscent of the retro world yet equipped for the modern times with a full-LED lighting, three riding modes, traction control and a 4.3-inch full TFT instrument console.
Suzuki Hayabusa 2020
Another bike that is all set to steal the show is Suzuki’s Hayabusa 2020. Pegged at INR 13.75 lakhs, this amazingly attractive superbike comes in three color variants – Metallic Thunder Gray and Candy Daring Red. Powered by an in-line 4-cylinder, 1340 cc, liquid-cooled engine, this powerhouse of a bike can hit a top speed of 299 kmph. This bike is ABS-equipped, features a 21-litre fuel tank, and is also BS4 compliant.
If you have missed the event or are unable to make to it before it ends, just don’t worry. I have captured these upcoming bike models. Just check my YouTube channel for the Vlog on these upcoming bikes in 2020.
Don’t forget to leave your comments on my channel! Adieu till then!
-Royal Rider Dinesh