Benelli is a well-known Italian bike manufacturer that is renowned for making powerful naked sports bike for the world market. Benelli Tornado 302 was recently unveiled at the EICMA 2015. It is a fully faired variant of the critically acclaimed TNT 302 model. The overall dimension of this two-wheeler is 2175mm in length, 746mm in width and 1146mm in height. It has a chiseled 14 litres fuel tank and the company has kept the seat height to 790mm. This bike is perfect for the Indian conditions with a 1410mm of wheelbase and ground clearance of 180mm. It weighs only 180Kg on the scale. This bike available in white shades and has a beautifully designed fairing with trendy looking stickers. Its frame is made up of steel trestle in steel tubes to give it added strength. It has a big 100/70 ZR17 wheels for the front and a wider 150/60 ZR17 wheels at the rear. To make Benelli Tornado 302 stop on a dime, the company has equipped the front wheel with 260mm double floating disc brakes with 4 piston callipers. The rear wheel on the other hand is integrated with 240mm single disc with floating callipers single piston brake. To give the riders a bump free ride, it has 41mm upside down fork suspension for the front wheel and rear swing arm suspension with shock absorbers for the rear wheel.
Benelli Tornado 302 Expected Performance
The Benelli Tornado 302 is powered by a 300cc power mill that is based on a DOHC model with a parallel-twin 2-cylinder makeup. The engine is attached to a 6 speed chain drive suspension, which allows this motor to produce a maximum power of 36bhp@12000rpm and a torque of 27Nm@9000rpm. The maximum speed of this bike is 170Kmph.