BMW Motorrad has launched the C 400 GT maxi-scooter in India. The 350cc two-wheeler comes in via the CBU route and has been priced at Rs. 995,000 (US$ 13,180), ex-showroom.
The C 400 GT is powered by a 350cc, liquid-cooled, single-cylinder engine that makes 33.5 BHP at 7,500 rpm and 35 Nm at 5,750 rpm. These figures are capable of taking the 214 kg (unladen weight, road ready, fully fuelled) maxi-scooter to a max speed of 139 km/h.
In terms of features, the C 400 GT comes with full-LED lighting, windshield, USB charging socket, ride-by-wire, keyless ignition, and a 6.5-inch TFT instrument cluster that offers Bluetooth connectivity.
The C 400 GT uses a steel frame and aluminium cast wheels - 15-inch front & 14-inch rear. The suspension setup includes 35 mm telescopic front forks and twin shock absorbers at the back with preload adjustability. The braking comes from twin 265 mm front discs and a single 265 mm rear disc. The maxi-scooter is also equipped with BMW Motorrad ABS.
Feature highlights: Stainless steel exhaust system, self-calibrating ASC, centre stand, LED rear light and turn indicators, flexcase, traction control and ride modes.