Keeway has announced the commencement of its operations in India with the launch of the K-Light 250V motorcycle, Vieste 300 and the Sixties 300i scooters. They will bring all three products in the CKD form. The online bookings for the same are now open.
Keeway K-Light 250 V
The first of the 3 debut products of Keeway is a cruiser motorcycle that sits in the 250cc segment. It will be the first 250cc motorcycle in India to feature a V-Twin engine with a belt drive. The combination produces a total of 18.7 HP@8500 rpm and maximum torque of 19Nm@5500 rpm. the K-Light 250 V will also receive disc brakes at the front as well as the rear and a dual-channel ABS setup. Suspension duties will be handled by telescopic shock absorbers at the front and a hydraulic suspension at the rear that Keeway claims enhances comfort.
In addition to this, it will also get an LED headlight and taillight and a swingarm mounted fender. 3 colour options are offered- Matte Black, Matte Blue and Matte Dark Grey.
Keeway Vieste 300
The second product of Keeway is a Maxi-scooter called the Vieste 300. It will receive a 278cc liquid-cooled single-cylinder engine producing 18.7HP@6500 rpm and a maximum torque of 22Nm@6000 rpm mated to a Continental Belt drive transmission. The fuel tank on the Vieste 300 is rated to have 12L of fuel capacity. Safety features include front and rear disc brakes and dual channel ABS. It gets telescopic shock absorbers to do suspension duties.
The Vieste 300 also comes with a keyless fob. It is available in 3 colours- Matte Black, Matte Blue and Matte White.
Keeway Sixties 300i
The third product that has been launched, called the Sixties 300i is a retro-styled scooter. Keeway claims the designed is inspired by the scooters of the 1960s. It is powered by a 278cc liquid-cooled single cylinder motor producing 18.7HP@6500 rpm and a maximum torque of 22Nm@6000 rpm. Safety features offered are front and rear disc brakes and dual-channel ABS. It also gets wider 120/70-12 tyres. the Sixties 300 is also equipped with a full LED headlight and taillight .
The Sixties 300i will be available in 3 colours- Matte Light Blue, Matte White and Matte Grey.
All 3 products are open for bookings for an amount of Rs. 10,000 through Keeway’s official website. Test rides will begin at dealerships from 26th may with the first deliveries scheduled from early June.
Keeway is a Hungarian brand owned by the QJ Group who also owns Benelli. It was founded in 1999 and manufactures scooters, motorcycles and ATVs ranging from 125cc to 1200cc globally. Keeway also claims to operate in 98 countries across 4 continents. They have also planned to launch upto 8 products in 2022. Keeway has entered into a partnership with Adishwar Auto Ride India and will make use of their dealer network with 40+ touchpoints across India as well as their assembly plant.
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