Italian superbike manufacturer Benelli has launched the Imperiale 400 in the Indian market for Rs. 1.69 Lakhs (Ex-showroom, India). The Benelli Imperiale 400 is a reinterpretation of a historical model of the Benelli-MotoBi range produced in the 1950s. An authentic bike with a pure spirit that today finds its essence in an elegant and retro motorcycle.
Bookings for the Benelli Imperiale 400 for Rs. 4,000/-, by visiting india.benelli.com or by visiting the nearest Benelli India Dealership Benelli India is also offering the Imperiale 400 with the Best-In-Class ‘3-Year Unlimited Kilometre Warranty as Standard’.
The Benelli Imperiale 400 is introduced with complimentary service for the first 2-years. The company has also introduced an Annual Maintenance Contract for the Imperiale 400 for hassle-free customer experience, which can be availed after the completion of the first 2-years.
The Benelli Imperiale 400 is available in three colour options – Red, Silver and Black. The Imperiale 400 gets an all-new SOHC, single-cylinder, four-stroke, air-cooled BS4 engine with electronic fuel injection. The maximum power produced is 21PS at 5500rpm, with a peak torque output of 29Nm at 4500rpm.
Extremely easy to ride and handle, the Imperiale 400 has a compact and durable double-cradle frame. The front gets a 41mm telescopic fork while the rear gets preload-adjustable dual shock absorbers. The design of the exhaust, finished in black with chrome inserts, accentuate the vintage style of this new Benelli motorcycle, reinforced by the round front headlight – typically retro – and the teardrop tank, which bring out the motorcycle’s true essence.
The classic bike features a 300mm disc on the front with a two-piston floating caliper and a 240mm disc with single-piston caliper at the rear, with dual-channel ABS, thus ensuring an effective and balanced braking system. The spoked rims have different diameters, 19-inch on the front end, 18-inch at the back, respectively mounting 110/90 and 130/80 section tubed tyres.