Revealed through the EICMA present in Italy just lately was the Peugeot PM-01 300, it’s first full-sized motorbike in 70 years. Extra identified for its automobiles in Malaysia, Peugeot presently affords a spread of scooters and three-wheelers for the city commuter.
Nevertheless, the two-wheeled Peugeot model is solely separate from its automobile division and is wholly owned by the Mahindra group of India. The PM-01 300 is meant for the small displacement motorbike market and takes the type of a sports activities bare, a phase that’s standard in Europe in addition to Asian international locations.
Competing in opposition to market rivals such because the BMW Motorrad G310R, Yamaha MT-300 and Honda CB300R, amongst others, the PM-01 300 doesn’t break new floor, motorbike engineering clever. Energy comes from a liquid-cooled single-cylinder mill displacing 292.4 cc with 29 hp and 23 Nm of torque.
As is typical of the category, the PM-01 300 rolls on 17-inch wheels, shod with 110/70 and 140/80 rubber entrance and rear tyres, respectively. Braking is completed with hydraulic discs, a 280 mm diameter unit on the entrance wheel and a 240 mm disc on the again, whereas two-channel ABS is commonplace.
Weight for the PM-01 300 is claimed to be 162 kg, similar to choices in.this motorbike phase with 12.5-litres of gas carried within the tank. No phrase but on when the Peugeot PM-01 300 will enter the European market however from the appears to be like of issues, this appears to be like to be a close to manufacturing prepared mannequin.