Harley-Davidson® India unveiled two new Softail® motorcycles in India – Low Rider® and Deluxe, both of which will be available from 1st March 2018. These two new launches are in addition to four MY18 Softail® models launched in October 2017. The aggressively styled 2018 Softail® models are faster, lighter and better handling than any of their Big Twin cruiser predecessors.
The new motorcycles feature a stiffer and significantly lighter frame built to harness the high torque output of the new dual-counterbalanced Milwaukee-Eight® 107 engine.
At the launch event, Peter MacKenzie, Managing Director, Harley-Davidson® India and China said, “The Indian market has evolved and customers look forward to innovation in technology and comfort. This is evident from the growth in the leisure riding segment for premium motorcycles. We have received an excellent response to the MY18 Softail® lineup so far and we are excited to introduce these two new models that demonstrate our focus on reinventing products for motorcycle enthusiasts and aspiring riders in the country.”
2 NEW SOFTAIL® MODELS & THEIR KEY FEATURES
Inspired by the individualism of the ‘70s custom chopper era that birthed the original, the new Low Rider model is lighter and faster with corner-carving handling unimaginable back in the day.
• Throwback-style dual tank mount speedo and tach gauges, headlight visor and fuel tank graphics
• 19-inch front and 16-inch rear Radiate cast wheels
• 2-into-2 Shotgun exhaust
• Standard ABS
A classic hi-line showstopper that stands out on any boulevard, the Deluxe glistens with bright chrome while delivering the ride of a seriously modern machine
• Retro-Modern Styled LED lighting from front to back: headlight, running lights, Tombstone tail light and blade-like turn signals
• Signature pull-back handlebar
• 33-pound weight reduction to previous model
• Standard ABS
Harley-Davidson® India also announced a price revision for their popular Touring and CVO lineup. Road King® that was previously priced at INR 2,837,000 will now be available for INR 2,499,000, while Street Glide® Special that was priced at INR 3,350,000 will now be available for INR 2,999,000. Likewise, the new price for Road Glide® Special is INR 3,299,000 against the old price INR 3,561,000 and CVOTM Limited is now available at INR 4,999,000 against the old price INR 5,372,000. The Fat Boy® Anniversary edition will also be available across stores at INR 1,979,000.
For more information on the new 2018 Harley-Davidson® Softail® motorcycles and full specifications visit: www.Harley-Davidson.com