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New bikes, scooters launching in 2022 – full listing | Autocar India

Written by Ravi Kapoor

From petrol to electrical, small scooters to large journey bikes, there’s loads headed our approach this yr.

It’s a new yr, and one which’s stuffed with twos – 2022. And there’s loads to look ahead to, if you happen to’re looking out for a brand new two-wheeler. The final yr was a fairly eventful one for the bike market, however this yr guarantees to be simply as thrilling if no more. So, listed below are all the brand new bikes and scooters you possibly can look ahead to in 2022.

This form of factor normally comes right down to a mixture of guesswork and estimation, however in a relatively unusual transfer, Ducati has already advised us precisely what bikes it will likely be launching in 2022, so we’ll begin there.

Ducati

There are just a few really new bikes headed our approach, in addition to some mannequin yr updates, and a few particular editions, too. The all-new machines are the Streetfighter V2 – a stripped down model of the Panigale V2 supersport – and , whose deliveries are anticipated to start in April.

On the electrical scooter entrance, Bounce and Easy Power each introduced costs for his or her e-scooters within the latter half of final yr, and deliveries are anticipated to start this yr.

Husqvarna and KTM

Swedish model Husqvarna can be anticipated to launch its electrical scooter, the Vektorr, someday this yr. As for its sister firm, KTM, nicely, it has fairly a bit in retailer for us. It’ll first roll out the brand new RC 390, which will get updates according to the brand new RC 125 and RC 200, plus a brand new TFT show just like the 390 Duke’s.

2022 KTM RC 125, RC 390 unveiled

It has additionally been noticed testing an up to date 390 Journey that includes a barely completely different wheel design, and the 390 Duke is due for a refresher, too, so count on these additionally. Along with this, there’s a small probability that the Austrian producer might launch an e-scooter of its personal. As for whether or not KTM will lastly carry some extra large bikes to India to observe up the 790 Duke, nicely, one can solely hope as a result of the corporate hasn’t hinted at doing this up to now.

Kawasaki

Switching from orange to inexperienced, Kawasaki will carry us the up to date Versys 650 in 2022, full with a brand new look and a much-needed TFT show and some different updates. It’s been some time since we heard something in regards to the W175, so the standing of that mission stays unsure at this level. Maybe Kawasaki is having second ideas on how nicely it is going to do right here.

Suzuki

One machine we do count on to definitely arrive is Suzuki’s new electrical scooter, which is able to maybe be primarily based on the Burgman and known as the Burgman Electrical. The model can be reportedly engaged on a V-Strom 250 journey bike, which might borrow its engine from the 250cc Gixxers.

Lastly, the Japanese producer might increase its big-bike portfolio in India by launching the Katana, the brand new GSX-S1000 and its GT model, all of that are powered by the identical 999cc inline-four engine. The up to date GSX fashions had been each launched internationally final yr, with recent styling and a few added options.

Triumph

Triumph Tiger 1200 unveiled

One other large participant within the big-bike market is Triumph, which is able to carry us its Tiger Sport 660 – an journey tourer primarily based on the Trident 660. It is more likely to be fairly reasonably priced, presumably below Rs 10 lakh (on street). On the reverse finish of issues is one other journey bike, the brand new Tiger 1200, which has been comprehensively revised, with a brand new engine idea, chassis and electronics.

Benelli

Benelli’s plans embody the reintroduction of the Leoncino 250, which shares its engine with the not too long ago launched TRK 251. There’s additionally the highly-anticipated launch of the up to date TNT 600, which is oh so widespread in India, in addition to the brand new TRK 800 journey bike, which has not been on sale in India earlier than.

Harley-Davidson

And eventually, now we have Harley-Davidson, from whom we must always obtain the up to date 2022 Pan America, which will get a brand new color scheme and a few revisions to its TFT show. It additionally not too long ago added an entire bunch of fashions to its world 2022 line-up, just a few of which ought to launch in India this yr.

Which new bike or scooter are you most wanting ahead to in 2022? Tell us within the feedback beneath.

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