Kinetic Group has announced that it will launch motorcycles from legendary Italian company MV Agusta in India, with the first launch to take place in November, 2015. The MV Agusta motorcycles are expected to be priced from Rs 12 lakh onwards, up to Rs 33 lakh, and will be launched over the next two to three years. The motorcycles will be brought in as completely built-up (CBU) and semi-knocked-down (SKD) units.
The MV Agusta motorcycles that Kinetic will launch will be powered by engines ranging from 800 cc to 1,078 cc, delivering from 110 hp to 212 hp of power. These motorcycles are claimed to offer Italian styling and cutting-edge racing technologies that provide the ultimate in power, performance and handling. Kinetic will also set up a network of showrooms in the country’s top cities to retail MV Agusta motorcycles and to provide after-sales service. A team of engineers is said to be working on homologation and other formalities, while the dealership network is being set up across India.
Ajinkya Firodia, Managing Director, Kinetic World, said the company is excited about bringing MV Agusta sports bikes and superbikes to India, for riders who demand the utmost performance. He added that the motorcycles are packed with high-end technology and race-derived electronics, with styling and riding dynamics underlining MV Agusta's tagline of ‘Motorcycling Art.’