DSK Benelli TNT 25 to launch in India on December 18 – Report

Posted on: Dec 11, 2015 - 9:29am IST

ABS is unlikely to be offered as standard.

According to a report on Motoroids, DSK Benelli will launch the entry-level TNT 25 in India on December 18. The motorcycle was earlier showcased at the India Bike Week 2015 in February this year.

Benelli TNT 25 front three quarter right at the Indonesia International Motor Show 2015 (IIMS 2015)
When launched, the TNT 25 will be the sole single-cylinder offering from the brand in India.

When launched, the quarter-liter street fighter will be the sole model in DSK Benelli’s lineup with a single cylinder engine. The engine in question is a 249 cc liquid-cooled DOHC unit with 4 valves, that generates 25 PS at 9,000 rpm and 21 Nm of torque at 7,000 rpm. It is paired to a 6-speed gearbox.

According to the company, the Benelli TNT 25 has a top-speed of 145 km/h, and weighs 150 kg. At the tape, the motorcycle measures 2,080 mm in length, 1,090 mm in height, 805 mm in width, 1,385 mm in wheelbase, 780 mm in seat height and 130 mm in ground clearance and comes with a 16.5-liter fuel tank.

Benelli TNT 25 rear three quarter left at the Indonesia International Motor Show 2015 (IIMS 2015)
The Benelli TNT 25 will have the KTM Duke 200 as its main rival.

The TNT 25 is equipped with front and rear disc brakes, a Benelli-branded inverted telescopic fork at the front and a monoshock setup at the rear, and 110/70-17 tyre at the front and 140/60-17 tyre at the rear. According to reports, the Benelli TNT 25 is unlikely to get ABS.

Also read: DSK Benelli TNT 600i Limited Edition launched – IAB Report

DSK Benelli’s lineup starts from the TNT 300 and extends till the TNT 1130R, with prices ranging between INR 2.83 to INR 11.81 lakhs respectively (ex-showroom Delhi).

Benelli TNT 25 – Image Gallery

[Source – Motoroids]

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