Italian two-wheeler maker Benelli has launched the updated Leoncino 500 BS6 in India. The new Benelli Leoncino 500 BS6 is priced at Rs. 4.60 lakh for the Steel Grey colour scheme. The Leoncino Red colour variant of the motorcycle carries a price tag of Rs. 4.70 lakh. Both prices are ex-showroom (India).
The new 2021 Benelli Leoncino 500 BS6 can be booked across all the dealerships by making an advanced payment of Rs. 10,000. The BS6 version of the Leoncino 500 is cheaper by Rs. 20,000 when compared to the BS4 model.
The overall design of the Leoncino 500 BS6 remains the same as the BS4 model. The motorcycle continues to feature the neo-retro design language. The motorcycle draws power from a 500cc twin-cylinder, liquid-cooled engine producing 47bhp and 46Nm of torque. The engine is mated to a 6-speed gearbox.
The BS6 Benelli Leoncino 500 features the same components as the BS4 model. The motorcycle is equipped with 50mm upside-down forks at the front and mono-shock suspension at the rear. Braking duties are handled by 320mm twin-discs at the front and 260mm disc at the rear with dual-channel ABS.