After successful launch of the Benelli TRK 502 and 502X bikes in February 2019, Benelli Leoncino 500 has now been launched at Rs 4.79 lakhs in India, ex-sh. Benelli Leoncino 500 enters the premium range of middle weight scrambler bikes in India.
Benelli Leoncino 500 gets a steel-tube trellis frame surrounding its engine. Taking care of the suspension duties are 50 mm inverted forks up front and a laterally mounted monoshock setup at the back. There are 320 mm dual discs with radially mounted 4-piston calipers at the front and 260 mm single disc with a single-piston floating caliper at the rear. There is dual-channel switchable ABS as well.
The Leoncino has 17” alloy wheels and gets LED head and tail lamps. It is positioned on a tubular steel frame and has a wheelbase of 1,460mm. Length is at 2,140mm, width at 710mm and height at 1,200 mm. Ground clearance at 165mm and the Saddle height is at 815mm. The bike’s kerb weight is 207 kgs and has a 12.7 liter fuel tank.