Benelli BN 302 Review
The well known Italian manufacturer Benelli plans to launch Benelli BN 302 bike In Indian two-wheeler market. This is the most affordable motorcycle from their category with a twin-cylinder 300cc engine. In India it will compete against Kawasaki Ninja 300, the KTM RC390 and Suzuki Inazuma. It is available in Orange or White and coming with Two year unlimited Warranty.
What is Special ?
The bike powered by 300 cc Liquid cooled 4-stroke, 4 valve DOHC Inline-2 engine. It is LAMS Approved. key features of Benelli BN 302 are Adjustable rear suspension and Twin ø 260mm front disc brakes. Along with twin-cylinder, there will be less competition from naked street bike segment for the Benelli BN 302.
Engine and Performance
Powering the Benelli BN 302 is a Liquid cooled, 4-stroke, 4-valve, DOHC, Inline 2 engine. It can churns out 27 Nm @ 9000 rpm power and 36.2 Bhp @ 11500 rpm torque on ride. Engine mated to 6-speed gears transmission.
Benelli BN 302 can make 65 mm bore and 42.5 mm stroke on ride. Engine offers 12:1 Compression Ratio. The bike gets a Wet clutch and features Electronic injection with twin ø 38 mm throttle bodies fuel system. Steel trestle chassis is also offered with best build quality.
Brakes and Suspension
For safety and stability at high speed, the bike equipped with 260 mm Twin disc brakes in front and 240 mm Single disc at rear. Suspension used is the Benelli 41 mm upside down forks with 115 mm stroke front suspension. Rear gets Benelli shock 120 mm stroke with adjustable preload rebound type.
Dimensions and Capacities
Aluminum Alloy Wheels are offered in Benelli BN 302. Front tyre is a 120/70-R17/C one and rear tyre measures 160/60-R17/C. Front wheel gets E 17”xMT3.5 DOT-D measurement and rear gets E 17”xMT4.5 DOT-D also. The bike measures 795 mm seat height, 1405 mm Wheelbase. You have a 16 litres fuel tank. On external the bike measures 2115 mm Length, 800 mm Width, 1130 mm Height. It weighs 185 kg.
Features and Options
Benelli BN 302 naked bike gets a digital – analogue combination instrument cluster. It features Analogue Tachometer, Digital Fuel Gauge, Digital Speedometer, Digital Odometer and a digital clock. This naked street bike is Slim, light and nimble and offers rider immediate confidence as it performing like a faired sportsbike.
Benelli BN 302 Full Technical Specifications
ENGINE AND TRANSMISSION
|Engine type||Liquid cooled 4-stroke 4-valve DOHC Inline 2|
|Capacity 300 cc||300 cc|
|Bore x Stroke||65 mm x 42.5 mm|
|Power||27 kW (37 hp) @ 11,500 rpm|
|Torque||27 Nm @ 9000 rpm|
|Gear Box||6 speed|
|Fuel Injection||Electronic injection with twin ø 38 mm throttle bodies|
|Front Suspension||Benelli ø 41 mm upside down forks with 115 mm stroke|
|Front Suspension adj.||no|
|Rear||Suspension Benelli shock 120 mm stroke|
|Rear Suspension adj.||Adjustable preload rebound|
|Front Brake||Twin ø 260 mm disc|
|Rear Brake||Single ø 240 mm disc|
|Front Rim||E 17”xMT3.5 DOT-D Aluminium alloy|
|Rear Rim||E 17”xMT4.5 DOT-D Aluminium alloy|
|Overall Dimensions||2115 mm x 800 mm (excl. mirrors) x 1130 mm|
|Seat Height||795 mm|
|Wet Weight (all fluids except fuel)||185 kg|
|Fuel Tank||16 L|
|Available Colours||Orange or White|
|Warranty||Two year unlimited km warranty|