Benelli Leoncino

Rs. 4.79 - 4.79 Lakh *

Ex-showroom Price (New Delhi)

Benelli Leoncino is the Italian manufacturer's middleweight scrambler motorcycle that is available in India at a competitive price point. The Leoncino gets neo retro design language and gets some modern bits that make it more desirable. Benelli Leoncino draws power from a 500cc, parallel twin engine mated to a six-speed transmission system. The engine is good for churning out respective power and torque outputs of 47hp and 46Nm.  The front end of the motorcycle gets an all LED headlamp that offers better illumination than a regular halogen unit. Benelli Leoncino is currently available in India for a price of Rs 4.79 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). At this price point, the Leoncino does not have a direct rival and hence, is the only bike of its type in its category. Benelli Leoncino is the second model to be launched in India after Benelli joined hands with its new partner Adishwar Auto Ride India.

Benelli Leoncino

Benelli Leoncino Bike Key Features

  • Lion cub emblem on the front fender

  • Full LED headlamp for better illumination

  • Neo retro styling

Pros
  • Appealing neo-retro inspired design
  • Competitive price tag
  • Gets five year unlimited km warranty as standard
Cons
  • Only two colour options
  • Only base standard variant on sale in India

Benelli Leoncino Variant Specifications

Powertrain
Displacement (cc)
Power (hp)
Torque (Nm)
Transmission
Gears
Cylinder
Valves
Fuel
Fuel tank capacity (litres)
Fuel efficiency (kmpl)
Fuel delivery system
Clutch
Front brake
Rear brake
Tyre size
Wheel type
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Specification
Length (mm)
Width (mm)
Height (mm)
Wheelbase (mm)
Ground clearance (mm)
Seat height (mm)
Kerb weight (kg)
Features
Speedometer
Fuel gauge
Tachometer
Tripmeter
Electric start
Shift light
Stand alarm
Stepped seat
Pillion seat
Pillion footrest
Clock
Pass light
Safety
CBS
ABS
Cornering ABS
Traction control
  • 500
    47
    45
    Manual
    6
    2
    8
    Petrol
    13.5
    N/A
    Fuel injection
    Wet clutch
    Disc
    Disc
    N/A
    Alloy
    50mm Inverted Telescopic Fork
    Lateral hydraulic shock absorber with spring preload and rebound adjustment
     
    2160
    875
    1160
    1460
    145
    N/A
    N/A
     
    Yes
    Yes
    Digital
    Yes
    Yes
    No
    Yes
    No
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
     
    N/A
    Yes
    N/A
    No

  • Benelli Leoncino Design and Build

    Benelli Leoncino

    The Benelli Leoncino is based on neo retro design philosophy which means that the bike the ingredients of both,a retro and a modern looking motorcycle. The front end of the motorcycle gets an all LED headlamp that aims to offer better illumination than a regular halogen unit. The tail end is quite exposed that gets a tyre hugger on which the number plate is bolted. The front gets beefy inverted forks up front that add to the appeal. Overall, the Benelli Leoncino is one of the most gorgeous looking motorcycles at its price and its stunning design is possibly its biggest talking point.

  • Benelli Leoncino Riding Ergonomics

    Benelli Leoncino

    Being a scrambler motorcycle, the Benelli Leoncino gets a quite comfortable riding position. The quality of switchgear is quite decent and is at par with levels that you would expect from a motorcycle of this segment. The attention to detail is also phenomenal and the Leoncino is certainly one of the best finished bikes by the company till date. The wide handlebar and the moderately set footpegs make sure that the rider sits relaxed. The seat is well padded too and all these factors combined, the Leoncino can be ridden for long hours as well without any complaints.

  • Benelli Leoncino Engine

    Benelli Leoncino

    Benelli Leoncino draws power from a 500cc, parallel twin engine mated to a six-speed transmission system. The engine is good for churning out respective power and torque outputs of 47hp and 46Nm. This is the same engine that does duty on the TRK 502 adventure tourer.

  • Benelli Leoncino Transmission

    Benelli Leoncino

    The engine on the Benelli Leoncino is mated to a six-speed transmission system. The gearbox has a one down, five up shifting pattern just like other bikes that have a six-speed unit.

  • Benelli Leoncino Braking and Safety

    Benelli Leoncino comes to a halt with the help of twin 320mm dual disc brakes up front along with a single 260mm disc brake at the rear. In order to provide additional safety and more effective braking, the braking set up is coupled to a dual-channel ABS (Anti-Lock Braking System). As for safety, the bike gets an all LED headlamp section that delivers a generous illumination in the dark.

  • Benelli Leoncino Mileage

    Benelli has not claimed any fuel efficiency figure for the Leoncino officially. However, the bike should offer a combined fuel efficiency of close to 25 kmpl in real world riding conditions. The Leoncino has been fitted with a 15-litre fuel tank. That said, the bike should offer a range of over 300 km once you fill the tank up to its brim.

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