Aftab Automobiles Ltd launches 8 new Keeway & Benelli motorcycles in Bangladesh today at a launching event at Cox’s Bazar at Hotel Royal Tulip (Source). The grand launching took place on the evening of 24th February 2019.
Aftab Automobiles Ltd has taken over the official distributorship of Keeway & Benelli motorcycles from Speedoz Ltd. Keeway is a Hungarian motorcycle brand while Benelli is one of the leading Italian motorcycle brands. Both the bikes which will come in Bangladesh will come from China under the supervision of Aftab Automobiles Ltd.
Aftab Automobiles Ltd is a sister concern of Navana Group. They have around 15 industries under their belt in Bangladesh. In Bangladesh, Navana Group are also the distributor of Toyota cars, Hino buses & Mahindra Motorcycles.
Today in the launching event of Aftab Automobiles Ltd revealed 8 motorcycles in Bangladesh. Many of them are brand new models which will attract the attention of young bikers. The first 2000 bikers who will buy Benelli TNT165S & Keeway RKR165 will get a helmet & gloves for free.
This is a bigger brother to Benelli TNT150. The new bike will have a brand new 165cc engine which will be EFI and it has front USD suspensions & rear mono-shock suspension. It is a naked sports bike and will have a fully digital speedometer.
Upfront they gave LED headlights and LED tail light. It also has duel disc brake & tubeless tires. The bike will also feature CBS braking system which will also increase the braking efficiency of the motorcycle. The price of this bike is 2,25,500 BDT.
Is a naked motorcycle from Benelli which is very aggressively designed. The bike has a 150cc air cooled carburetor engine. The engine will produce 13.82 BHP & 13.5 NM of Torque.( as per their official data). We have already seen Benelli TNT150 in Bangladesh for more than a year.
It’s a fully-featured bike. It has both front and rear disc brake. Both tires are tubeless tire & it is also equipped CBS braking system. Digital speedometer, 13.5 liters of fuel tank.
This is a pocket motorcycle. This motorcycle will attract the attention for bikers who want a small commuting motorcycle for the daily ride. This bike has a 135cc single-cylinder 4 valves single-cylinder engine. This engine will be oil-cooled and might be of Euro IV compliant. It will produce 13 BHP @ 9000 RPM 8 NM @ 7000 RPM. In features, it has alloy wheels, Upside down front suspension, rear mono-shock suspension. Digital speedometer with an analog rev counter, 7 liters of the fuel tank.
We saw the render pictures of this motorcycle for the past 2 years and finally this motorcycle will come in Bangladesh. This is a sports motorcycle which will surely attract the attention of young bikers in Bangladesh.
Bangladeshi bikers are obsessed with sports motorcycle but most of the high-end bikes are a bit expensive. With a price tag of 2,15,500 BDT, the bike will have a claim top speed of 135 kmph.
Keeway Superlight gained lots of popularity for being one of cruiser motorcycle in Bangladesh. Keeway K Light will also carry that momentum. This is a cruiser or bobber motorcycle from the brand with a 150cc engine.
This bike has twin disc brake, round headlight. The motorcycle has some very interesting features and will have a price tag of 1,67,000 BDT.
K Blade 125
Is a scooter from Keeway, with scooter marketing slowing growing in Bangladesh and the options are very less in the 125cc segment this could add a good competition in the market.
100 cc commuting motorcycle from Keeway. In Bangladesh 100cc commuting motorcycle grab a 65% market share. Most of the bikes in this segment don’t have a smart looks & this is where Keeway RKS100 will stand out.
RKS 100 has a 100cc, single-cylinder, 4-stroke, carburetor engine. This engine will produce 5.5 KW @ 7500 RPM and 7.6 Nm torque @ 5500 RPM. In front, it has front disc brake and rear drum brake. Alloy wheels and tubeless tires.
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Aftab Automobiles Ltd didn’t announce the price of all the models but very soon they will do it. Also they launched these new motorcycles but the bikes will take some time to be available in the market. We will update through our website about more details from when the bikes will be available to the bikers.