In 2019, there were quite some unique and high performing two-wheelers launched in India across all the segments. Some of the remarkable models include the Hero XPulse 200, KTM 125 Duke, Indian FTR 1200 S, BMW R 1250 GS, Triumph Speed Twin, and many more.
However, 2020 is no less exciting for the automobiles industry. Some of the entry-level premium motorcycles and adventure bikes are set to experience changes. To help you catch up with all the action, here’s a list of top upcoming bikes in 2020.
KTM 390 Adventure
The most awaited bike of 2019, which is finally being launched in 2020 is the new KTM 390 Adventure. After making people wait for two years, KTM has finally showcased the bike in India Bike Week 2019 and is expected to launch the same in 2020.
This bike is more of a touring and adventure-sport bike variant of KTM 390 Duke. It has similar output – 43 bhp @ 9000 rpm, 37 Nm torque @ 7000 rpm. The only difference between 390 Duke and 390 Adventure is that the latter will be getting more suspension travel to justify its adventure-related capabilities.
Husqvarna Vitpilen 250/ Husqvarna Svartpilen 250
The famous Swedish bike brand Husqvarna made a debut in India with two new 250 cc bikes – the Svartpilen 250 and the Vitpilen 250. This debut was made in the India Bike Week 2019. Technically, Husqvarna is owned by KTM, which is partly owned by Bajaj.
Both the bikes – the Svartpilen 250 and the Vitpilen 250 – are based on KTM 250 Duke and has similar specifications like 248 cc single-cylinder, liquid-cooled engine. The bike is said to have a maximum power of 30 bhp @ 9000 rpm and maximum torque of 24 Nm @ 7500 rpm.
The price range of Jawa Perak was announced back in November 2019. However, the production and delivery of the motorcycle will begin this year. It is priced at INR 1.94 Lakh and is said to be one of the most affordable Bobber-styled bikes in the Indian market.
The bike has 334 cc single-cylinder, liquid-cooled engine that has a power of 30 bhp along with a peak torque of 31 Nm.
Triumph Tiger 900
The Triumph Tiger 900 is all set to replace the Triumph Tiger 800 range of Triumph Motorcycles. This all-new bike is said to have 888 cc, inline three-cylinder engine and a brand new chassis. However, a major upgrade to the model is to its design. It portrays slimmer body and will be offered in three variants – a base Tiger 900, a touring and mild off-road capable Tiger 900 GT, and off-road adventure capable Tiger 900 Rally.
We believe you would want your hands on these amazing up and coming bikes in 2020. In case you are planning to upgrade from an old model or buy your first bike this year, make sure that you are also buying appropriate bike insurance.
You can browse through Bajaj Allianz two wheeler insurance plans available on Finserv MARKETS and choose the coverage that is most suitable for your needs. No matter what, never ride a bike uninsured as it can attract hefty penalties.