BMW Motorrad has launched the much-awaited G 310 R and G 310 GS motorcycles in India, priced at Rs 2.99 lakh and Rs 3.49 lakh, respectively. Both prices are ex-showroom, Pan India.
The 310 is a collaboration between the German automaker and TVS Motor Company, and will be produced at TVS’ facility in Hosur. According to Motorrad, the development happened in Munich, Germany.
Both motorcycles are powered by a newly developed 313 cc water-cooled single-cylinder 4-stroke engine, producing 34 hp at 9,500 rpm and 28 Nm of torque at 7,500 rpm, paired with a 6-speed gearbox.
Both motorcycles get single discs at both ends, measuring 300 mm with 4-piston caliper at the front and 240 mm with a single-piston caliper at the rear. Front suspension is a 41 mm upside-down fork while the rear is a monoshock with adjustable preload.
BMW Motorrad 2-channel ABS is standard as well. The motorcycles accelerate from 0 – 50 km/h in 2.5 seconds and achieve a top speed of 143 km/h.
Vikram Pawah, President, BMW Group India said – “The all-new BMW G 310 R is the perfect urban roadster for those who want to make pure motorcycling a part of everyday lives, whether it’s on an empty road or on the way to work. For those looking for an extra streak of adventure and fun, the all-new BMW G 310 GS is the answer. Both the offerings are set to redefine their segment as they are ideal for young people, novices, returning riders and many other motorcyclists.”
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