June 2023 bike collection: June is going to be an interesting month for the Indian two-wheeler industry. From entry-level motorcycles and scooters to the much-awaited Scrambler, this month is lined up with a host of exciting product launches. This month, there are 4 upcoming bikes in India.
Hero Passion Plus and Xtreme 160R
Hero MotoCorp will soon relaunch the Passion Plus as a 100 cc motorcycle to take on the Honda Shine 100. The company will also launch the updated Hero Xtreme 160R on 14 June. Hero’s new Xtreme 160R will get USD (upside-down) front forks. It will also get an updated digital instrument cluster with Bluetooth connectivity. There is no possibility of any change in its mechanical.
Updated KTM 200 Duke
KTM will soon introduce the updated 200 Duke with an all-LED headlight, similar to the 390 Duke. It will be sold alongside the existing 200 Duke, which gets a halogen unit. The KTM 200 Duke is powered by a 199.5 cc, single-cylinder, liquid-cooled, fuel-injected engine, which generates 24.6 bhp and 19.3 Nm of torque. It is mated to a 6-speed manual gearbox.
The last motorcycle on the list is the much-awaited Bajaj-Triumph Scrambler. The first motorcycle under the Bajaj-Triumph partnership will make its global debut on June 27 in London. Then, it will launch in India in the first week of July. These are likely to have 300-400cc engines and high-tech features. However, there is not much information about it yet.