Moto Guzzi V9 and Moto Guzzi MGX 21 launched in India
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Moto Guzzi V9 Roamer priced at INR 13.6 lakhs (ex-showroom Pune).
Piaggio India has expanded the Moto Guzzi portfolio through launching the V9 and MGX 21 for sale this week. The Moto Guzzi V9 Roamer and Bobber variants are priced at INR 13.6 lakhs and INR 13.9 Lakhs (ex-showroom Pune), respectively, while the flagship Moto Guzzi MGX 21 costs INR 27.78 lakhs (ex-showroom Pune). All models are imported via the CBU route.
The Moto Guzzi V9 is the most affordable bike in the Italian manufacturer's lineup. The Roamer variant has more bling and color, while the V9 Bobber features a full matte black paint scheme. Both variants share the 850 cc V-twin cylinder engine that produces 56 PS and 61 Nm of peak torque, and is paired with a 6-speed gearbox. They also come equipped with ABS, adjustable traction control, immobilizer and a USB port for charging devices.
The Moto Guzzi MGX 21 is the company's flagship offering, which will be made-to-order. Nicknamed the ‘Flying Fortress’, it is powered by a 1,380 cc transverse-mounted V-twin motor producing 97 PS of power at 6,500 rpm and peak torque of 121 Nm at 3,000 rpm. It is equipped with ABS, Adjustable Traction Control, Cruise Control, and ride by wire accelerator.