As we reported earlier, Kinetic Group has entered an exclusive agreement with MV Agusta S.p.A. of Italy for the import and sale of high-end MV Agusta superbikes in India. The superbike venture between MV Agusta and Kinetic has been named “MotorRoyale”. The new venture showcased the motorcycles from the Italian maker for the first time in India at Blue Frog, Pune.
The company displayed the MV Agusta Brutale 1090 and the F3 800 at the event.
The MV Agusta Brutale 1090, designed by the legendary Italian motorcycle designer, Massimo Tamburini, is powered by a 1078cc four-cylinder engine that produces 144 horsepower and 112Nm of torque. Top speed is rated at of 265kph. The bike comes with advanced electronics, including 8-stage traction control and ABS. Introductory ex-showroom (Pune) prices for the Brutale 1090 start at Rs 17.99 lakh, and delivery period for the bike is 2-3 weeks.
The official launch of the MV Agusta products in India will take place when the company starts its first dealership in Mumbai in the coming weeks. This will be followed by the opening of three other dealerships in the cities of Delhi, Bangalore and Pune. Those who are interested in buying the motorcycle can book it online through the company’s website Motoroyale.in
The MV Agusta F3 800, widely considered as one of the best looking superbikes in the world, is powered by a 798cc three-cylinder engine, with a peak power output of 148 horsepower. Top speed is 269kph. The bike comes loaded with 8-stage traction control and anti-lock brakes (ABS). Pricing for the bike will be announced closer to its launch in India, which is scheduled for early-2016.
The motorcycles were unveiled on Saturday, 17th October. The event was attended by all major Pune-based motorcycling groups, comprising of more than 200 bikers and superbike enthusiasts. Mr Ajinkya Firodia (MD, Kinetic World Pvt. Ltd.) unveiled the MV Agusta Brutale 1090 and MV Agusta F3 800, both of which are class-leading superbikes in their respective segments.
The Kinetic Group has an exclusive partnership with MV Agusta for the Indian market, and will be providing spares, service and aftersales support for MV Agusta customers in India. As part of its marketing strategy, the Kinetic Group will set up a chain of superbike showrooms, titled ‘Motoroyale,’ in major metro cities across India, for the retail of high-end superbikes.
Check out an image gallery of the bikes below