Benelli Imperiale 400 is coming to Nepal soon.
KTM International Trading, the authorized distributor of Benelli motorcycles in Nepal, plans to launch its first classic cruiser.
Benelli Imperiale is inspired by the historic Benelli-MotoBi range produced in the 1950s. It takes on the retro-classic charm and relaxed ergonomics.
Imperial 400 is defined as the benchmark as the latest Italian classic.
As for the costs, the Benelli Imperiale 400 price in Nepal has not yet been confirmed.
Other interesting details are not yet confirmed. However, it is rumored to launch in the Nepalese market.
With that said, let’s take a look at the Benelli Imperiale 400 in Nepal along with its main specs.
Benelli Imperial 400 Specifications
- Type of engine: Single cylinder, 4 stroke, SOHC, FI
- Emission standard: BS6
- Shift: 374cc
- Cooling system: Air conditioning
- Starting mechanism: Self starter only
- Maximum energy: 21 hp at 6000 rpm
- Maximum torque: 29 Nm at 3500 rpm
- Gearbox: 5 speeds
- Top speed: 115 km/h
- Fuel tank capacity: 12 liters
- Mileage: 30-35 kmpl
- Front tire: 100/90-19 – Disc
- Rear tire: 130/80-18 – Disc
- Tubeless tyres: Yes
- Braking system: Single-channel ABS
- Suspension configuration: 41mm telescopic and dual preload adjustable shocks
- Seat height : 780 millimeters
- Ground clearance : 165 millimeters
- Unloaded weight: 205 kilograms
- Colors: Red, black and silver
Benelli Imperiale 400 Price in Nepal: TBA
Benelli Imperial 400 Preview
Benelli Imperiale 400 is exactly what you would expect from a retro classic.
The front section comes with a circular halogen headlamp with circular indicators.
Adding to the premium feel, it gets chrome finishes in mirrors, headlight housing, handlebars, instrument meter, etc.
It gets considerable metal components, further adding to that raw appeal.
The big blacked-out engine highlights the side profile. Interestingly, the long tailpipe also gets a black finish with a bronze-like finish.
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Plus, retro elements like spoked rims, split-type seat and traditional suspension setup are still present.
Moving on to the back part, it includes a circular taillight with a nifty grab bar.
Moreover, Benelli Imperiale 400 will be available in three different colors: red, black and silver.
Benelli Imperiale 400 is powered by a 374cc, single cylinder, 4-valve, air-cooled, SOHC, FI engine. It can generate a maximum power of 21PS at 6000rpm and a maximum torque of 29Nm at 3500rpm.
Moreover, it is attached to a 5-speed gearbox with a fuel tank capacity of 12 liters.
It produces power in a linear and refined way. Although inspired by the classic, the Imperial lacks a Kick Start mechanism.
Suspension duties are handled by a 41mm telescopic up front and a preload-adjustable twin shock in the rear.
The dimensions are 2170 mm in length, 820 mm in width and 1120 mm in height. And, the wheelbase sits at 1440mm.
Benelli Imperiale 400 gets a ground clearance of 165 mm. In addition, the curb weight is 205 kg.
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Here is a quick feature list of the upcoming Benelli Imperiale 400 in Nepal.
Benelli Imperiale 400 Highlights
- 374cc fuel injected engine
- Retro-inspired styling
- Halogen headlight and halogen tail light
- Analog measuring instrument with LCD display
- Dual disc braking
- Single-channel ABS
- Large tire sizes with spoke rims
Benelli Imperiale 400 Nepal Price and Availability
Taking a quick look at the rivals, the retro-classic segment is around Rs. 8 Lakhs to 9 Lakhs. So it is very likely that the price of the Benelli Imperiale 400 in Nepal is around this price range.
It is currently available as a mono-variant for the Indian market.
However, we won’t know for sure until the official launch.
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As for its launch date, Benelli Nepal plans to present its first retro motorcycle at the NADA Auto Show 2022.
As planning is in its early stages, there are no further details available at this time. Nevertheless, Benelli Nepal plans to present the product at the NADA Auto Show.
We will have more concrete details in the coming weeks. Additionally, we will continue to update this article as we learn more.
Benelli Imperiale will face the Honda Highness 350, Jawa Classic and Royal Enfield Classic 350.
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