Nothing beats the thrill and freedom given by a motorcycle. Riding has become a lifestyle for many. Riding down the highway with the hum of the engine can be an extremely satisfying experience. If you are somebody who cannot wait to chase the open roads and open air, you are not alone. Manufacturers have realized the potential of motorcycling and are becoming a part of the riding culture. They offer adventurer tourers that will easily fit into your budget. You no longer need to break a fixed deposit to purchase your dream ride.
Here are top 5 upcoming adventurer tourers in your budget:
- BMW G 310 GS
When it comes to stylish and sturdy design, nothing can beat BMW. BMW G 310GS has been developed in Germany and will be built in Hosur, India. It has a front break, headlamp cowl, tank design and a tubular steel frame in addition to cast five spoke wheels.
The adventure tourer has a 313cc, single cylinder engine with four valves and has a six-speed natural transmission.
The engine can churn out a power of 34hp and 28Nm of torque. It has a standard ABS and a decently equipped LCD dash. In addition, the bike has a host of accessories to choose from and is priced between Rs. 2.6 lakh and Rs. 2.8 lakh.
2. Honda CBR 500R
The Japanese brand is gearing up with exciting models for the market. The design of Honda CBR 500R is inspired from the bigger bikes and has twin sleek LED headlamps, a digital instrument cluster and a tall visor.
It has a fuel tank of 16.7 litter capacity and has a low positioned seat which adds to the comfort and convenience of the rider. The bike has a narrow tail section and an LED taillight in addition to black alloy wheels wrapped with high performance rubbers.
It will be priced between Rs. 4.25 lakh and Rs. 4.50 lakh. It has a 471cc liquid cooled engine which is coupled with a 6-speed transmission. The engine offers great performance with linear power delivery.
3. Suzuki V Storm 650
This bike from Suzuki features a high perfuming 645cc liquid cooled 8 valve engine which can produce power of around 70 BHP at 8800 rpm and has been mated to 6 speed transmission.
It has a weight of around 214 kgs and has a fuel tank of 20 liter. It is ideal for long distance touring and makes riding with luggage and a pillion much easier.
It has Bridgestone Battle Wing types that ensure maximum grip and comfort for the rider especially on tough terrains.
The Yamaha Tracer is a fully loaded motorbike which is a premium adventure tourer and has a sporty appeal. It has a 847cc 3 cylinder, liquid cooled engine which is capable of producing power of 115 PS at 10,000 rpm. It ensures a linear power delivery and the bike is easy to flick from one side to the other. It is light in weight and can be used for daily riding with ease. It meets the requirements of adventure tourers and has all the features that make it a perfect all-around bike.
To ensure that you are making the right choice, it is advisable to take a test ride before you shell out the money on the bike. These bikes promise satisfying and lasting performance with excellent features and a sturdy design.
5. Hero Xtreme 200R
This motorbike from Hero Honda was unveiled at the Auto Expo 2018. It is a 200cc motorcycle which is designed at the Jaipur facility and will have a top speed of 112kmph.
The bike can do 0-60 mph within 4.6 seconds and has a stylish design. It is equipped with dual tone graphics and has elements like LED DRL in the front end along with an all LED tail light. It has a 200cc, air cooled single cylinder engine which produces a maximum power of 18.1 BHP at 8000rpm.
The engine has a 5-speed transmission gearbox and it also has a premium balancer shaft that helps in keeping the vibrations to a minimum.
Insurance for Your Superbike
Motorbike insurance is one of the essential purchases for Indian roads. It’s not only about the minimum legal limit, but about your safety and of those on the road. Thankfully, nowadays, you can compare multiple motorbike insurance policies online and even purchase them without having to visit a dealer or branch.
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