Benelli may be an underdog motorbike brand in the Philippines.
However, some of its products are great products. One of them is Benelli Motobi 200.
It is a cruiser with an attractive classic design. This motorbike looks eye-catching among the modern conventional motorbike on the street.
Benelli Motobi 200 Overview
The Motobi 200 is an Italian cruiser motorbike.
Many Filipino riders think that the Motobi 200 is a handsome motorbike. However, they often doubt the performance of this cruiser.
Despite this prejudice, the Motobi 200 is capable of providing a decent riding experience for the riders.
Variants and Colors
The Motobi 200 is available in two variants. They are the Motobi 200 and the Motobi 200 Evo. The two have many similar specs and features.
However, these two variants have slightly different designs.
Moreover, they are available in different color choices. The Motobi 200 is only available in one color, i.e., black.
Meanwhile, the Motobi 200 Evo offers two color options, i.e., black and red.
The black Motobi 200 has a black seat, a black fuel tank, and a black body. However, the red Motobi 200 has a red fuel tank, a black seat, and a black body.
Benelli Motobi 200 Design
The Motobi 200 has a simple retro design. Riders will find hardly any stripes on its side panels and fuel tank.
This simplicity allows riders to have their Motobi 200 Evo modified. Most modified Motobi 200s have attractive decals designs on them.
However, these decals are not similar to the more colorful supermoto decals.
Aside from adding new stickers, a Motobi 200 Evo custom usually also features, such as side boxes and backrests.
Benelli builds the Motobi 200 on a Bassinet frame.
It has some attractive exterior features, such as round and firm lamps, a digital gauge, a minimalist fuel tank, a silver side panel with the model name carved on it, and a large front disc brake.
In addition, the Motobi 200 has average dimensions. Below are the details of its measurements and specs.
- Dimensions: 2.14 m x 0.80 m x 1.05 m
- Dry Weight: 161 kg
- Seat Height: 0.72 m
- Ground clearance: 0.15 m
- Suspensions: Telescopic fork (front) and telescopic coil spring (rear)
- Tires: 110/90 R16 (front) and 130/90 R15 (rear)
Benelli Motobi 200 Braking & Safety
The braking and safety system of the Benelli Motobi 200 is not too far different from its competitors.
Its front brake is a 28-cm single disc and the rear brake is a 24-cm single disc. In addition, it also features a dimmer switch and engine check warning.
Moreover, the Motobi 200 Evo comes with 2-channel ABS.
Benelli Motobi 200 Ride & Handling
Overall, the Motobi 200 is quite easy to ride and handle. Therefore, beginners will not have difficulties in riding this motard.
The foot pegs and handlebar design allow riders to have a comfortable and relaxed riding position.
However, tall riders may not be too comfortable riding this bike over a long distance because of the small dimensions of this cruiser.
Moreover, the powerful engine and the technology of the Motobi 200 enable the bike to give riders the best performance.
- Engine: liquid-cooled, 1-cylinder, 4-stroke engine
- Top speed: 120 km/h
- Evo Fuel consumption: 28 km/L
- Power: up to 12.7 hp
- Torque: 13.9 Nm
Benelli Motobi 200 Features
- Display Screen
- Adjustable Headlights
- Indicator Light
- Pass Switch
- SIde Reflectors
Benelli Motobi 200 Specificatons
|Bike Variant||2023 Benelli Motobi 200 EVO|
|Availability Status in India||Upcoming|
|Latest Price in India||
2023 Benelli Motobi 200 is expected to be priced around Rs 1.40 lakh in India (ex-showroom).
|Colour Options||Black, Red|
|Engine Details||1-cylinder, 4-stroke, 2-valve|
|Fuel System||Fuel Injection|
|Engine cc (Displacement)||197 cc|
|Maximum Torque||13.9 NM @ 6000 rpm|
|Number of Cylinders||1|
|Lubrication||Pressure splash lubrication|
|Number of Gears||5|
Brakes and Tyres
|Front Brake||280mm Single Disc|
|Rear Brake||240mm Single Disc|
Suspension and Chassis
|Front Suspension||Telescopic forks|
|Rear Suspension||Telescopic coil spring oil damped|
|Frame (Chassis)||Bassinet type|
|Front Wheel Travel||120mm|
|Rear Wheel Travel||55mm|
Dimensions and Weight
|Overall Length||2140 mm|
|Overall Width||800 mm|
|Overall Height||1050 mm|
|Seat Height||715 mm|
|Ground Clearance||150 mm|
|Dry Weight||156 kg|
|Fuel Tank Capacity||11.8 litres|
Instrument Console Features
Benelli Motobi 200 Price Philippines
The new price of the Benelli Motobi 200 starts from PHP 120,500. The price Gensan of this cruiser may be different from the Motobi 200 price in other Philippines cities.
Those who need to get a Motobi 200 loan can contact the nearest dealerships to get information about the down payment and installment.
You can find promos that offer affordable downpayment and monthly installments.
Choose a scheme that suits your budget to bring this bike to your garage.
Benelli Motobi 200 Pros and Cons
What are the pros and cons of the Motobi 200?
|Stylish retro design||Not very comfortable for taller riders|
|Safe to ride||Shaky while driving|
The answers to most FAQs are as follows.
Is Benelli a Good Brand Philippines?
Yes, it is.
Are Benelli Motorcycles any Good?
Yes, they are good, for example, the Motobi 200.
What Is the Lowest Monthly Installment for Benelli Motobi 200 Evo in the Philippines?
The lowest monthly installment for the Motobi 200 is PHP 3,000
What Is the Engine Displacement of Benelli Motobi 200 Evo?
The displacement of the Motobi 200 is 197 cc.
Benelli Motobi 200 is a decent cruiser motorbike. It doesn’t only offer a stylish retro design but also great performance and a decent safety and braking system.
Moreover, this cruiser is also affordable. Unfortunately, many Filipino riders are not well aware of this fact.