Benelli as soon as again hiked the prices for its TRK line-up of journey tourers, with the latest one being in March this 12 months. The smaller TRK 251 and the bigger pair of TRK 502s are each affected, and prices have gone up by ₹ 20,000 in some instances. 

The TRK 251, famously launched at a beginning worth of ₹ 2.51 lakh, is now priced between ₹ 2.73 lakh and ₹ 2.83 lakh. So far, it was priced between ₹ 2.64 lakh and ₹ 2.74 lakh, so the hike on this case is a large ₹ 9,000.

But the TRK 502 models are worse off, seeing a worth bounce to the tune of ₹ 20,000. The extra road-focused TRK 502 now prices between ₹ 5.42 lakh and ₹ 5.52 lakh (vs ₹ 5.24 lakh to ₹ 5.34 lakh earlier), whereas the extra off-road prepared TRK 502X is now priced between ₹ 5.89 lakh and ₹ 6.04 lakh (vs ₹ 5.69 lakh to ₹ 5.84 lakh earlier).

Meanwhile, the model additionally elevated the prices of Imperiale 400 by ₹ 4,000. 

Despite the sharp enhance in prices, there are not any adjustments to the bikes, and we’re but to obtain the up to date TRK 502 that made its international debut final month. New options on the up to date bikes embody the addition of a TFT show and heated grips, so it’s fairly probably that prices may go up additional nonetheless when the replace finally lands in India.

While Benelli’s merchandise usually go away us wanting for extra, the corporate did as soon as have a fame for with the ability to undercut its rivals on pricing.

The TRK 251’s most direct rival, the KTM 250 Adventure, prices a superb deal lower than it, at ₹ 2.35 lakh. Other rivals just like the Suzuki V-Strom SX are extra inexpensive, at ₹ 2.11 lakh. The TRK 502 faces even stiffer competitors within the type of the extraordinarily likeable Honda CB500X. That bike is itself perceived as costly, with its ₹ 5.80 lakh price ticket, however the TRK line-up now extends even additional up than that, even supposing the Honda is a considerably lighter, higher constructed bike.

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