Benelli Leoncino Trial – De legende is terug!
he first is a street bike, fast and compact, it has 17” alloy wheels and it delivers maximum pleasure on the road. The tyres are 120/70-ZR17 at the front, 160/60-ZR17 rear, guaranteeing stability and performance in any condition. The front suspension features an upside down 45mm fork, mated to 4 piston brake calipers gripping 320mm discs. The rear swingarm’s movement is controlled by a laterally mounted shock absorber and braking is handled by a 260mm disc with a single piston caliper.
Leoncino Trail, a dynamic and sporty all-terrain motorcycle, has the spoked rims in aluminum, 19″ front and 17″ rear, which accommodate wide-sectioned tyres: 110/80-ZR19 at the front, 150/70-ZR17 rear, guaranteeing sporty performance in any condition. The front suspension features an upside down 50mm fork, mated to 2 piston brake calipers gripping 320mm discs. The rear swingarm’s movement is controlled by a laterally mounted shock absorber and braking is handled by a 260mm disc with a single piston caliper.
Both Leoncino have a twin-cylinder four-stroke engine, liquid-cooled, 500cc, with maximum power of 47,6 CV (35 kW) at 8500 rpm and maximum torque of 45 Nm (4,6 kgm). Featuring wet sump lubrication, electronic injection, overhead double camshaft timing system, 4 valves per cylinder, hydraulic clutch and a 6-speed gearbox. The steel trellis frame ensures maximum versatility and maneuverability.
The Design from CentroStile Benelli perfectly matches the motorcycles sharp forms with harmonious lines all while excluding the pure emotion that Benelli is famous for. From the front fender, which proudly displays the Lion of Pesaro, on the fuel tank and seat, all flowing and emphasizing the personality of this all new Leoncino. ABS, digital instrumentation and projectors with LED technology make an exceptionally high quality product.
The all new Leoncino represents an authentic and pure hearted design concept that rediscovers the style and accessibility of the original, all while delivering a contemporary motorcycle that provides a sporty and exciting experience. Original.
Leoncino and Leoncino Trail will be available in the first half of 2017 in red, silver, green and black colors at an extremely competitive price still to be defined.