New 2016 Indian Motorcycle Scout Sixty launched in India, priced at Rs 11.99 lakh

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Polaris India have launched of the all-new 2016 Indian Scout Sixty for the Indian market at Rs 11.99 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi), making it the most affordable Indian motorcycle in the country. The new Indian Scout Sixty will be available in three classic Indian Motorcycle colors viz. Thunder Black, Indian Motorcycle Red and Pearl White color and will be available from July, 2016 onwards.

The new 999cc engine on the Indian Scout Sixty churns out 78 hp of power while the peak torque of 88.8 Nm kicks in at 5,800 rpm. The engine comes mated to a 5-speed transmission. The new Scout Sixty continues to use the same chassis, suspension and brakes from the Indian Scout.

A series of accessories including seats, handlebars and foot peg relocators allow the motorcycle to be tailored to fit each rider. The new Scout Sixty features a black seat, matching black frame and wheels, and can be equipped with over 200 accessories. The low center of gravity is claimed to offer agile cornering, precise balance and overall rider confidence and control. Additional accessories include saddlebags, wire wheels and quick-release windscreens to name a few.

Pankaj Dubey, Managing Director, Polaris India says that the legendary heritage of the Indian Scout is carried forward in the 2016 Indian Scout Sixty. The new Scout Sixty is balanced and lightweight and has won the hearts of bike enthusiasts around the globe. Dubey further added that the introduction of the 2016 Indian Scout Sixty in the Indian market will help the company grow in terms of volumes in the fast-growing luxury commuter category.

SPECIFICATIONS

ENGINE

Engine Type Liquid Cooled V-Twin
Displacement 61 cu in (990cc)
Electronic Fuel Injection System Closed loop fuel injection / 60 mm bore

PERFORMANCE

Power 78 Horsepower
Peak Torque 65 ft-lbs. (88.8 Nm) @ 5,800 rpm

DRIVETRAIN

Primary Drive Gear Drive Wet Clutch
Final Drive 2.357 : 1

TIRES / WHEELS

Wheels Cast 16″ x 3.5″ Front and 16″ x 3.5″ Rear
Tires/Front 130/90-16 72H
Tires/Rear 150/80-16 71H

SUSPENSION

Suspension: Front – Type/Travel Telescopic Fork/4.7″ (120 mm)
Suspension: Rear – Type/Travel Dual Shocks/3.0″ (76 mm)
Brakes
Brakes/Front Single / 298 mm Rotor / 2 Piston Caliper
Brakes/Rear Single /298 mm Rotor / 1 Piston Caliper

DIMENSIONS

Wheelbase 61.5 in / 1562 mm
Seat Height 25.3 in / 643 mm
Ground Clearance 5.3 in / 135 mm
Overall Width 34.6 in / 880 mm
Overall Height 47.5 in / 1207 mm
Overall Length 91 in / 2311 mm
Lean Angle 31°
Rake 29°
Trail 4.7 in / 119.9 mm
Fuel Capacity 3.3 gal / 12.5 l
Weight (Empty Tank / Full of Fuel) 542 lbs / 561 lbs (246 kg / 254 kg)

ELECTRICAL

Gauges Digital tachometer, odometer, trip meter, engine temp, and low fuel lamp
Lights Headlight, tail/brake light, turn signals, license plate light, and speedometer and indicator lights
Price Rs 11.99 Lakh (ex-showroom Delhi)
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