The American motorcycle manufacturer, Cleveland has already officially announced its plan to enter Indian market before end of this year. According to the statement, Cleveland Cyclewerks has revealed the prices of its two models, Misfit And Ace Deluxe. These models are priced Rs 2.5 lakh and Rs 2.24 lakh (both ex-showroom India) respectively.
These models are powered by 229cc, air-cooled, single-cylinder engine. It produces 15.4PS of peak power at 7000rpm and 16Nm of torque at 6000rpm. And these models mated to a 5-speed gearbox. Both the bikes are equipped with upside down front forks, twin rear shock absorbers and disc brakes on both ends. The bikes are also expected to have ABS as standard. This model comes to India via CKD route, and its importing from China and being assembled in Pune, India. Cleveland Cyclewerks planning to open its first dealership in Mumbai, and expanded to some more cities like Pune, Indore, Chennai, Bengaluru, Kochi,Trivandrum, Salem and Coimbatore.
After Harley Davidson, this is the another manufacturer from America. 9 years-old Cleveland CycleWerks is a small motorcycle company which was set up by three people, namely Scott Colosimo, Jarrod Streng and Curtis Ray in 2009 and is based out of Cleveland, Ohio, USA. It sells motorcycles in 25 countries across the globe and offers bikes in three different categories – classic, modern and custom.