Bengaluru, August 10, 2016: Polaris India Pvt. Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of Polaris Industries Inc., the world leader in Off-Road and All-Terrain Vehicles, today launched the versatile all-new 2016 Indian® Scout® Sixty in Bengaluru at its dealership, Exquisite Moto LLP. The all-new 2016 Indian® Scout® Sixty is the latest addition to the Indian® Scout® line-up ,sharing many elements of the award-winning Indian® Scout® with a price point that brings legendary Indian Motorcycle® craftsmanship and world renowned Indian® Scout® performance within the reach of every rider.
True to the craftsmanship, reliability and legendary agility of the Indian® Scout®, the all-new Indian® Scout® Sixty shares the identical chassis, suspension, brakes and core engine — all mated with a new 60 cubic inch engine. The silky smooth, easy-to- shift 5-speed transmission coupled with the 78 horsepower engine produces a whopping peak torque of 88.8NM @ 5800 RPM.
The bike was unveiled by Mr. Pankaj Dubey, Managing Director, Polaris India Pvt. Ltd. along with Mr. Anil Shankar, President and CEO, Exquisite Moto LLP. in a glittering ceremony. On this occasion, Mr. C. Ritwik and Mr. Gokul Gopinath received the keys of the Indian® Scout® from Mr. Pankaj Dubey and Mr. Anil Shankar.
Speaking on the occasion, Mr. Pankaj Dubey, Managing Director, Polaris India Pvt. Ltd. said, “Bengaluru is decidedly the face of modern India. As the hub of India’s booming IT industry, the city has a strong economy, a robust consumption pattern and a great market for Automobiles too. We are glad to introduce the all-new 2016 Indian® Scout® Sixty in Bangalore. Expertly balanced and lightweight the bike has won the hearts of bike enthusiasts around the globe. I am confident that the introduction of the all-new 2016 Indian® Scout® Sixty in Bengaluru market will help us grow in terms of volumes in the fast-growing luxury commuter category.”
“The biking landscape of Bengaluru has undergone a sea change over the years with more and more IT professionals going for internationally reputed brands and not only IT professionals but also business heads from traditional, non IT based and service industry professionals are all being part of the Biking revolution and that is happening in Bengaluruand surrounding areas. The all-new 2016 Indian® Scout® Sixty which is a stunning new addition to the Indian® Scout® range with its astonishing features will surely catch the fancy of the biking enthusiasts of the city. AtExquisite Moto LLP, we are committed to provide global standards of after-sales and service support to add to the overall experience of owning this latest midsize addition from Indian Motorcycle®”said, Mr. Anil Shankar, President and CEO, Exquisite Moto LLP.
A seat height of 25.3 inches allows for sure-footed comfort at stops, and the low center of gravity ensures agile cornering, precise balance and overall rider confidence and control. A series of accessories including seats, handlebars and foot peg re-locators allow the motorcycle to be tailored to fit each rider, while additional accessories such as saddlebags, laced front and rear wheels and quick-release windscreens give owners virtually unlimited freedom to customize their rides.
The all-new Indian® Scout® Sixty will be available in three classic Indian Motorcycle® colors viz. Thunder Black, Indian Motorcycle® Red and Pearl White color with an expected price tag of Rs.12.21 Lakhs (Ex-Showroom Bengaluru ).