FB Mondial HPS 300 to launch in India this month

Editor@Throttle|Updated: September 12, 2018 11:20
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The FB Mondial HPS 300 modern retro motorcycle is set to launch in India this month. FB Mondial is an Italian motorcycle manufacturer that is brought in India by Kinetic Group-owned MotoRoyale. The FB Mondial HPS 300 was first showcased at the EICMA 2017 motorcycle show in Milan, Italy. The motorcycle will be imported as CKD and assembled at Motoroyale’s Ahmednagar facility.

 

The FB Mondial HPS 300 is based on the HPS 125, and the design is a combination of a scrambler and a cafe racer. According to the company, HPS stands for ‘Hipster’, and it is clearly evident from the design language of the motorcycle. Powering the FB Mondial HPS 300 is a Piaggio-sourced 249 cc, single-cylinder, liquid-cooled motor. The fuel-injected engine is capable of churning out 25 PS of maximum power at 9,000 rpm while generating a peak torque of 22 Nm at 7,000rpm, mated to a 6-speed gearbox. The motorcycle comes with a saddle height of 785 mm, while the bike tips the weighing scales with a dry weight of 135 kg.

 

Suspension hardware on the FB Mondial HPS 300 comprises of 41mm inverted forks and twin gas-charged shock absorbers at the back with 120 mm of wheel travel. Braking power comes from a 280 mm single disc at the front with a 4-piston radial calliper, and a 220 mm rear disc with single-piston floating calliper, ABS will be standard.

 

Article Source : IndianAutosBlog