Kawasaki India has announced a heavy discount offer on its Versys 650 bike in the country. This middleweight adventure tourer is currently available with a special Rs 70,000 discount voucher which is eligible to be redeemed at its ex-showroom price. The brand has also stated that the discount offer is valid only till April 30, 2022.
At present, the bike can be had for Rs 6.45 lakh (ex-showroom) after applying the discount voucher on its standard price of Rs 7.15 lakh (ex-showroom). It is also worth mentioning here that the brand is gearing up to introduce the 2022 model Versys 650 to the country, which was showcased during EICMA 2021.
In terms of mechanical specifications, the official revelation at the EICMA 2021 confirmed that the bike will retain the tractable 649cc parallel-twin engine and a steel frame with long-travel Showa suspension. This engine is compatible with Euro 5 emission standards and is capable of churning out 65.7 hp at 8500 rpm and 60.7 nm of torque at 7000 rpm.
Looking at the updates, the 2022 Kawasaki Versys 650 gets traction control, which appears for the first time on this model. The KTRC (Kawasaki Traction Control) system employs multiple data inputs to dial in optimum traction, with riders able to alter the system’s settings in two different ways. In addition, the ABS system is standard on the motorcycle.
Other notable features include a 4.3-inch colour TFT instrument console which is equipped with Bluetooth connectivity and Kawasaki’s Rideology The App, a new four-position windshield, new LED headlights and a USB outlet.