|Air Cooled, 4-Stroke, 2-Valve|
|14 BHP @ 8000 rpm|
|Engine type||Air Cooled, 4-Stroke, 2-Valve|
|Bore x Stroke||57.0 mm x 58.0 mm|
|Starting system||Electric Start|
|No. of Cylinders||1|
|No. of Gears||5|
|Maximum Power||14 BHP @ 8000 rpm|
|Maximum Torque||13.4 NM @ 6000 rpm|
|Kerb Weight||117 kg|
|Fuel Capacity||16 litres|
|No. of Seats||2|
|Front Brake||Hydraulic Single Disc|
|Rear Brake||Mechanical Drum|
|Low Fuel Indicator||✓|
|Low Oil Indicator||✓|
|Projector Head Light
|Top Speed||120 KM/H|
|Mileage (City)||35 KM/L|
|Mileage (Highway)||45 KM/L|
|Mileage (City & highway)||40 KM/L|
Benelli TNT 150 Review
Benelli is a renowned Italian two wheeler manufacturing brand but most of the products of Benelli are now assembled in China. But perhaps, some parts are imported from Italy as well. Generally, Italian brand motorcycle are very popular over the world like Aprilia which is one of the top four bike producing company and currently available in Bangladesh. Though, Benelli is yet to available in Bangladesh but within short time, it will launch in the local market. Primarily number of Benelli bikes will be released in Bangladesh where Benelli TNT 150 is the one. It is a naked edition sports bike which has very aggressive looks. Couple of Benelli TNT 150 are already arrived in Bangladesh but they are yet to release officially.
However, currently different types of naked edition sports bikes are available in the local market and some of them are so expensive like Yamaha Vixion, Suzuki GSX S150, Honda Streetfire and so on. But there are also some naked edition bikes which are from China or Korea are available within reasonable price like Race Fiero 150. Benelli TNT 150 would be a top rival of Race Fiero 150 in Bangladesh no doubt. Though, the price range of Benelli TNT 150 is yet to select but considering the configurations and looks, it’s price would be same a Race Fiero. Now, let’s check the review of Benelli TNT 150 below.
Design & looks: The design of Benelli TNT 150 is completely sporty and aggressive. At the first sight, it can be mistaken as Honda CB Hornet. However, it’s also similar with Race Fiero a little. It has muscular design fuel tank. Basically, it is a revised version of it’s elder sibling TNT 300. From the front, it’s headlamp model are alike with KTM series bikes. It is very sharp to look at. The seating position is divided and rear seat is much higher. Besides, the grabrail is well designed but there is no engine guard.
Engine performance: The bike Benelli TNT consists of 149.5 cc engine. Besides, TNT has good max power of 14 Bhp @ 8000 rpm reportedly. Though, there are some reports about the bike about the max power. However, it has 13.4 Nm @ 6000 rpm max torque. Most importantly, it’s top speed is reportedly 150 km per hour but though it is yet to be revealed so, can not describe the exact top speed. But, it would not less than 120 km per hour. The engine is liquid cooled with eFI carburettor and TLI ignition system.
Dimensions & seating position: Dimension of Benelli TNT 150 is perfect which height is 1075 mm, width is 810 mm and length is 2065 mm. It has large wheelbase which used to increase the speed. The fuel tank is considerable bigger which can carry 13 litres of fuel. It’s weight is 144 kg and it is pretty much for naked edition sports bike. Due to more sporty seating position, it can carry two person comfortably.
Suspension & Brakes: The front suspension of Benelli TNT 150 is telescopic forks and rear suspension is monocross. Due to Italian brand, company used satisfying quality parts for the bike and ensure proper comfort and safety. It’s front and rear brakes are both disc where front brake diameter is 260 mm and rear brake diameter is 240 mm. However, reportedly the bike TNT 150 can take maximum 150 kg load.
Mileage: Though, some sites have claimed that the bike can provide almost 50 km mileage average but according to the reliable source, it would not more than 40 km average. But, riders need to maintain proper speed and servicing to get highest mileage.
Instrument Panel & Features: There are full digital instrument console is added to the bike of Benelli TNT 150 which consists of digital speedometer and digital tachometer. There are also digital clock, odometer, fuel gauge, time and some other switches are placed on the handlebar.
Colors & Price: Four colors would be available in Bangladesh at the same time hopefully and they are Black, Red, White and Green. The price of the bike are not finalized yet but hopefully it would be almost near about 2,30,000 BDT.