We earlier informed you that Kawasaki had plans to revive its Meguro model and now, the corporate has launched the Kawasaki Meguro K3 in Japan. The Meguro K3 is priced at 12,76,000 Yen or Rs. 9 lakh. The bike relies on the Kawasaki W800.
Kawasaki earlier introduced reviving its Meguro bike model and now the corporate has launched the Kawasaki Meguro K3 in Japan at a value of 12,76,000 Yen or equal of ₹ 9 lakh. The Kawasaki Meguro K3 relies on the Kawasaki W800 and might be offered solely Japan for now. For reference, costs of the W800 begin at ₹ 6.99 lakh in India. The bike might be obtainable within the Japanese market from February 2021. The Meguro K3 appears to be like similar to the W800 and visually, the one adjustments on the bike are the Meguro badges on the gasoline tank and the facet panels of the bike. The white pin-striping element on the gasoline tank is unique to Meguro K3 as effectively.
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The Meguro additionally will get the identical engine because the Kawasaki W800, which is a 773 cc parallel-twin motor that’s air-cooled. The engine makes 51 bhp at 6,500 rpm and the height torque output is 62.9 Nm at 4,800 rpm. Apart from a number of tweaks, the Meguro K3 and the W800 are comparable by way of ergonomics and cycle elements as effectively.
The Meguro model could sound unfamiliar, nevertheless it’s the model that first gave Kawasaki the debut into the world of motorbike manufacturing. Kawasaki has been round as an industrial manufacturing firm since 1896, however the Japanese large first obtained into bikes solely within the 1960s, after it acquired Meguro, a bike model that has been in existence for the reason that 1930s. The Meguro T1 Senior, a bike from 1960s, is claimed to be the inspiration for Kawasaki’s W-series bikes. The final time a Meguro bike rolled off a manufacturing line was in 1969, so it has been over 50 years and now the Meguro model comes alive once more.
At current, Kawasaki has not hinted at whether or not bikes from Meguro model might be launched in different markets globally or not.