In an exciting development for motorcycle enthusiasts, American automaker Harley Davidson is all set to launch its highly anticipated X440 today.
This forthcoming bike holds special significance as it marks the first-ever collaboration between Harley Davidson and Indian automaker Hero MotoCorp.
The X440 will boast a captivating neo-retro design and will be equipped with a robust engine, making it an attractive choice for riders.
Powering this bike will be a 440 cc engine, offering a blend of performance and efficiency.
With its potential to generate 30 horsepower and 35 newton meters of torque, the X440 promises an exhilarating ride.
The engine will be coupled with a 6-speed gearbox to enhance the riding experience.
As for pricing, the X440 is expected to have an affordable starting price range of 3 to 4 lakh rupees.
This makes it the entry-level motorcycle for Harley Davidson in the Indian market, opening up the iconic brand to a wider audience.
Embracing a neo-retro aesthetic, the X440 will showcase distinctive features such as a round LED headlamp, taillamp, turn indicators, and mirrors.
Notable elements include a squarish fuel tank, 18-inch front and 17-inch rear wheels, as well as dual disc brakes for added safety.
Riders can also look forward to a digital instrument cluster with a single pod in a round shape, smartphone connectivity, a USB port, and dual-channel ABS.
The launch of the X440 is eagerly anticipated by Harley Davidson enthusiasts across India, as it marks the company’s most affordable bike to date.
This strategic move by Harley Davidson aims to tap into the segment of customers who have been patiently awaiting a more budget-friendly offering from the renowned brand.
Once released, the X440 will directly compete with established players such as Royal Enfield, Honda, TVS, BMW, Triumph, as well as various models from Jawa and Yezdi.