Upcoming superbikes (& sports bikes) in India 2016-2017 with price and launch date.

The Indian superbike market is all set to expand over the next two years, with a number of high profile launches and updates being scheduled. The below list include all the upcoming bikes priced above Rs. 5 lakh.

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Upcoming superbikes


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Upcoming bikes between 2 lakh and 5 lakh

Upcoming bikes under 2 lakhs

Lets check out all the upcoming superbikes (& premium sports bikes) to the country in 2016-2017.

Kawasaki Vulcan S

The Kawasaki Vulcan S, on launch will be the first cruiser from the Japanese manufacturer in the country. The bike will be positioned in a very affordable price range, which along with a lean, mean and aggressive design makes for one exciting machine.

Expected launch date : late 2016

Expected price : 6.8 lakhs

Kawasaki ZX-6r

Kawasaki may also bring the ZX-6r to the country by 2017. With the Ninja 650 slowly ageing and the influx of new competition, an improved motorcycle will help to regain their stronghold in the middleweight sports bike segment

Expected launch date – Not before 2017

Expected price : near 6.5 lakhs

Kawasaki Ninja 650 & ER-6N ABS (updates)

Kawasaki may also try to upgrade the existing Ninja 650 with optional colour and new ABS option in 2016. The Kawasaki ER-6N is also likely to get updated with optional ABS.

Expected launch date – Mid 2016

Expected price : near Rs 5.5 lakhs (Ninja 650)

Kawasaki ZX-10r (updated)

upcoming superbikes Kawasaki ZX10r

Upcoming superbikes- Kawasaki ZX-10r 2016

The updated Kawasaki ZX-10r with improved styling, performance and WSBK inspired features will be launched in India.

Expected Price: Rs. 17.5 lakhs
Launch: Mid 2016

Yamaha MT-10

Yamaha MT-01 upcoming superbikes

After the launch of the Yamaha MT-09 at the Auto Expo 2016, The Japanese manufacturer will bring the aggressive MT-10 to the country in 2016.

Expected Price: Rs. 17 lakhs
Launch: Late 2016

Yamaha YZF-R1S

Yamaha launched their YZF-R1 and R1M in India last year much to the dismay of many, as both the bikes were priced well over Rs. 20 lakhs in the country. In 2016 they will bring a more affordable version of the R1 to India- named R1S. Though the prices should come down below the 20 lakhs, it will still be considerably higher than that of the old R1. Read more- Yamaha R1-S

Expected Launch date: 2nd half of 2016

Expected Price: Below 20 lakhs

Ducati 959 Panigale

Ducati Panegale 959 upcoming India

Ducati will be updating their Panigale series in India with the 959 Panigale. It will sit just below the 1299 Panigale, and will share similar aesthetics.

Expected launch date: Late 2016

Expect price: 15 lakhs

Ducati XDiavel

Ducati Xdiavel upcoming superbikes

Upcoming superbikes- Ducati Xdiavel

The Ducati XDiavel is surely one of the meanest sports cruiser currently in the making. The model unveiled last year should reach the country by 2017

Expected launch date: By 2017

Expected price: 16 lakhs

Ducati Monster 1200R

The most powerful one in the Ducati Monster series.

Expected Price: Rs. 30 lakhs
Launch: Mid 2016

Honda CBR500r

2016 could also see Honda launching the CBR500r in the country, along with the CBR300r.

Read more- Honda CBR500r

Expected launch date: mid 2016

Expected price: 4.5 – 6 lakh

MV Agusta Brutale 800

MV agusta brutale 800

This motorcycle will be sold as an affordable MV Agusta with the same Italian flare.

Expected launch date: July 2016

Expected price: Rs. 13 lakhs

MV Agusta F3

A more powerful MV Agusta F3 RC variant is also expected to be brought here.

Expected launch date: 1st half 2016

Expected price: Rs. 16.5 lakhs

Hyosung GT650R

The middleweight sports bike will get updated styling and a higher tuned engine.

Expected launch date: Mid 2016

Expected price: Rs. 5.20 lakhs

Moto Guzzi V9 Bobber

The V9 Bobber from Moto Guzzi has a simple retro design. The bike is however fitted with host of modern features like ABS and traction control.

Expected Price: Rs. 12 lakhs
Launch: Mid 2016

Indian Scout Sixty

The Indian Scout sixty comes with manufacture’s signature cruiser styling, but with a smaller liter class engine.

Expected Price: Rs. 8.6 lakhs
Launch: May 2016

KTM 1290 Adventure

Expected Price: Rs. 17 lakhs
Launch: Late 2016

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