MV Agusta has launched the new 2017 Brutale 800 in India. The 2017 Brutale 800 has arrived via the Semi Knocked Down (SKD) route and has been priced at INR 15.59 lakh (ex-showroom Pune). You can book one of these exotic machines for yourself for INR 4 lakh at a Motoroyale dealership near you.
We’re yet to ride the new model but you can read our detailed review of the previous generation Brutale 800 here.
For 2017, the MV Agusta Brutale 800 uses a Euro 4 compliant 798 cc in-line three cylinder engine that delivers 109 bhp of power at 11,500 rpm and 83 Nm of torque at 7600 rpm. So while power figure is slightly lower than previous generation’s 123 bhp at 11,600 rpm, the torque number has gone up marginally from the old Brutale 800’s 81Nm at 8,600rpm.
It gets a massive visual overhaul too. List of visual upgrades over the previous model include a full LED headlamp, LED turn indicators, redesigned tail light, new handlebar, instrument panel and controls. Electronic and rider safety aid list includes slipper clutch, switchable ABS, eight level traction control, riding modes and and integrated multi-map Ride-By-Wire System.
Here’s how it is priced against other middleweights in the country:
- MV Agusta Brutale 800 : INR INR 15.59 lakh
- Yamaha MT-09 : INR 11.36 Lakh
- 2017 Triumph Street Triple S : INR 8.50 Lakh
- Ducati Monster 797 : INR 7.77 Lakh
- Kawasaki Z 900 : INR 7.68 Lakh