Triumph Motorcycles India Private Limited today launched the Daytona 675 for the Indian market at Auto Expo 2014. The Daytona 675 is priced at INR 10.15 lakh (ex-showroom price: Delhi). Powering the Daytona 675 is a 675cc triple cylinder engine with a peak power output of 131PS @ 12500 rpm and peak torque rated at 74NM @ 11900 rpm
Triumph Motorccyles have received 128 bookings for their motorcycles from Hyderabad and Bangalore ever since their launch in the country. The company has also received 40 bookings from other places. Triumph targets to get 1000 sales in the first year.
With the launch of the 675 Triumph Motorcycles now have 11 motorcycles on sale in the Indian market. The much sought after line-up includes the classic Bonneville and Bonneville T100, the legendary Speed Triple, the largest production motorcycle the Rocket III Roadster, the class leading Street Triple, the cool café racer the Thruxton, the go anywhere Tiger 800 XC and Tiger Explorer, the stripped back and black Storm and the king of super sports bikes, the Daytona 675 and the 675R.
Triumph Motorcycles will have a full display of Triumph’s motorcycle range, along with the newly unveiled Daytona 675. The stand has also been designed to engage visitors with lively and interactive activities that include 3D rendering and B’boying. The Triumph Motorcycles stand at Auto Expo will be the perfect place where patrons and admirers can share their love for this legendry brand.
Since the bikes were unveiled in November last year, 2 all new Triumph stores and service centers, have opened and a further 7 stores will open over the next three months
Paul Stroud, Director Sales & Marketing (Global), Triumph Motorcycles Pvt. Ltd. said, ‘India is an exceptionally exciting market for us and the premium motorcycle segment in the country is seeing tremendous growth. With the launch of 11 motorcycles across 5 distinct model families including classic, cruiser, super sports, roadsters and adventure segments, Triumph is already enjoying a great response from the Indian market. Since launch over 100 sold orders have been taken, and now with the launch of the Daytona 675 this will give us further opportunity to grow. We are looking at a target of 500 motorcycles in first 6 months, 1000 by year-end and 1500 by mid 2015′
Vimal Sumbly, Managing Director, Triumph Motorcycles India Pvt. Ltd. said “Customer feedback along with the positive responses we received for the Daytona 675R have led to the announcement of the Daytona 675 variant with an extremely competitive pricing. With this Triumph Motorcycles will offer two super sports variants for the brand’s enthusiasts. We’re are also extremely excited to announce the commencement of bookings in Delhi and Chennai from today. We welcome visitors to our stand at the Auto Expo 2014 so they can experience first-hand the iconic model range from Triumph.”