Harley-Davidson Pan America 1250 launched at Rs. 17 lakh
Harley-Davidson has launched its Pan America 1250 adventure bike in India. It is offered in two variants: Standard and Special. As for the highlights, the premium two-wheeler has an off-road-friendly look and comes with a host of electronic riding aids. It is powered by a BS6-compliant 1,252cc Revolution Max 1250 engine linked to a 6-speed gearbox. Here are more details.
The Harley-Davidson Pan America 1250 has a muscular fuel tank, a stepped-up seat, an upswept exhaust, and a raised windscreen. The motorcycle packs a Bluetooth-enabled 6.8-inch color TFT touchscreen instrument console, an all-LED lighting setup, a USB Type-C port, and rides on spoked wheels. It is offered in five shades including Vivid Black, River Rock Gray, Deadwood Green, and Gauntlet Gray Metallic.
The Special variant of the Harley-Davidson Pan America 1250 adventure motorcycle comes with several additional features including a tire pressure monitoring system, an electronically adjustable semi-active suspension setup, a center stand, a steering damper, and heated grips. It also offers an optional Adaptive Ride Height (ARH) system, which is a first in the industry.
The Harley-Davidson Pan America 1250 draws power from a BS6-compliant 1,252cc, Revolution Max 1250 engine paired to a 6-speed manual gearbox. The mill generates 150hp of maximum power at 9,000rpm and 127Nm of peak torque at 6,750rpm.
The Harley-Davidson Pan America 1250 has disc brakes on both the wheels, along with hill hold control and vehicle load control. It also offers five riding modes: Sport, Road, Off-Road, Off-Road Plus, and Rain. Suspension duties on the standard variant are taken care of by 47mm front forks and a linkage-mounted rear mono-shock while the Special model has an electronically adjustable semi-active suspension setup.
In India, the standard Harley-Davidson Pan America 1250 costs Rs. 16.9 lakh while the Special variant is priced at Rs. 19.99 lakh (both prices, ex-showroom). At this price-point, it goes against rivals like BMW R 1250 GS and Ducati Multistrada V4.