Keeway launches the Sixties 300i and Vieste 300; Price starts at Rs. 2.99 Lakh
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Vikas Jhabakh, MD, Keeway India with the Keeway Sixties 300i and Vieste 300.
After entering the Indian market by introducing three new two-wheelers, Hungarian manufacturer Keeway has announced that the Sixties 300i and Vieste 300 are priced at ₹2.99 lakh (ex-showroom). The prices are however introductory for these two products and expect them to be increased soon. The company also revealed that deliveries of the two scooters would start from June 2022. Keeway is part of Qianjiang Motorcycle Group, a Chinese motorcycle manufacturer, which also owns the Benelli Group. In partnership with Adishwar Auto Ride India, Keeway would leverage Benelli’s network of over 40 dealerships across the country and its assembly plant.
The Sixties 300i uses the same 278cc engine as the Vieste 300 but is a retro-classic scooter, with a design inspired by the 60s.
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Vikas Jhabakh, MD, Keeway India said, “We are delighted to introduce the new product line: Sixties 300i and Vieste 300 at an attractive price considering market dynamics and customer preferences. Both of these vehicles feature unparalleled ergonomics, superior functionality, innovative technology and uncompromising quality, which helps us establish KEEWAY’s unique identity in the Indian market.
The Keeway Vieste 300 is a 278 cc maxi scooter that develops 18.4 hp and 22 Nm of maximum torque. It relies on telescopic forks at the front and hydraulic suspension at the rear and receives a 12-litre fuel tank. The scooter is also equipped with front and rear disc brakes as well as dual channel ABS. The Keeway Vieste 300 is available in three colors: matte black, matte blue and matte white. The Keeway Vieste 300 is also equipped with keyless ignition.
(The Keeway Vieste 300 is a 278cc maxi-scooter and it has a whole bunch of features)
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The Keeway Sixties 300i is a classic retro scooter fitted with the same 278cc single cylinder engine as the Vieste 300. It develops the same power figures. It rolls on 120/70-12 tires, and receives disc brakes with dual-channel ABS. Also available on the Keeway Sixties 300i, LED lighting, multifunction ignition and much more. The color options offered with the Keeway Sixties 300i are matte light blue, matte white and matte grey.
The Keeway Vieste 300 and Keeway Sixties 300i are both equipped with the Keeway Connect system, the company’s technological solution which offers an integrated GPS unit with a SIM card that connects to the application and broadcasts the location of the vehicle. A built-in battery powers the system and the vehicle can accurately track up to 2.5 meters of its vicinity and up to 3 hours even with the device disconnected from the main battery. It also offers remote engine shutdown, setting up a geo-fence, keeping trip records, setting a maximum speed limit, and sharing location information with friends on community rides.
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