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Moto Morini bikes launched in India beginning at Rs 6.89 lakh | Autocar India

Written by Ravi Kapoor

The flagship X-Cape 650X journey bike instructions a Rs 7.40 lakh price ticket.

Moto Morini has launched 4 merchandise within the Indian market, with costs beginning at Rs 6.89 lakh for the Seiemmezzo Retro Road and going as much as Rs 7.40 lakh for the flagship X-Cape 650X journey bike. 

  • All fashions powered by the identical 649cc engine 
  • X-Cape 650 rivals Versys 650, Tiger Sport 660
  • Seiemmezzo Retro Road rivals Kawasaki Z650RS

Moto Morini bikes India pricing, options and rivals

Essentially the most reasonably priced Moto Morini is the Seiemmezzo Retro Road roadster, priced at Rs 6.89 lakh, whereas the Seiemmezzo Scrambler instructions a barely larger asking value of Rs 6.99 lakh. These bikes are powered by a liquid-cooled 649cc parallel-twin engine making 55hp and 54Nm and share most cycle components, aside from the wheels and tyres they arrive shod with.

Maybe the Moto Morini merchandise most suited to a few of our damaged street situations are the X-Cape 650 journey bikes. The X-Cape 650 vary begins at Rs 7.20 lakh for the usual mannequin with solid alloy rims and goes as much as Rs 7.40 lakh for the 650X with tubeless wire-spoke wheels. These middleweight journey bikes are powered by the identical 649cc liquid-cooled parallel-twin engine, though they make barely larger peak output figures right here – 60hp and 54Nm.

All Moto Morini merchandise bought in India come outfitted with options resembling a TFT sprint (bigger on the X-Cape fashions), Pirelli tyres, dual-channel ABS and all-LED lighting. Additional, the X-Cape journey bikes even characteristic two driving modes to higher complement their off-road character.

The Seiemmezzo Retro Road is aimed squarely on the neo-retro Kawasaki Z650RS (Rs 6.92 lakh), and is priced almost on par with it. It’s barely heavier and makes much less energy than the Z650RS, however is way more feature-rich. The Scrambler doesn’t have any pure rivals on this value or efficiency bracket, though the smaller Benelli Leoncino 500 and the Ducati Scrambler 800 fall at both finish of its competitors spectrum.

Moto Morini’s X-Cape 650 journey bikes are going up in opposition to some powerful competitors within the middleweight journey bike section from extra established manufacturers. The usual X-Cape 650 goes up in opposition to the Kawasaki Versys 650 (Rs 7.36 lakh) and the considerably dearer Triumph Tiger Sport 660 (Rs 8.95 lakh). We’ve got in contrast the latter two and you’ll see the video right here. Then there’s the X-Cape 650X, which works up in opposition to the confirmed Suzuki V-Strom 650XT, though the Suzuki is priced considerably above the Italian providing at Rs 8.88 lakh and doesn’t boast of as many options.   

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