The launch of Mahindra Mojo has been witnessing numerous delays as the relatively new two wheeler maker is working towards getting it right the first time. Overdrive reports that the motorcycle is finally scheduled to launch on October 16.
We reported earlier that production of the Mojo has already commenced on a limited scale at the company’s Pithampore plant in August. Bookings have commenced at select dealerships at INR 10,000 and the pre-launch orders will be offered with additional benefits such as a special warranty scheme, subsidized after sales service package, and discounts on accessories and insurance.
Certain dealers have already started offering test rides. The 300 cc tourer was first unveiled at the 2010 Auto Expo since then, went through a complete transformation. The new design was unveiled at the 2014 Auto Expo.
The motorcycle which is being tested extensively is powered by a 300 cc single-cylinder liquid-cooled fuel-injected engine which has 27 PS and 30 Nm of torque on top. Transmission is a 6-speed unit.
The Mojo is equipped with inverted telescopic fork upfront, rear mono suspension, premium Pirelli Diablo Rosso II tyres, front and rear disc brakes, twin headlamps, LED taillight and so on.
The Mojo will serve as a brand shaper for the Mahindra’s budding two wheeler division. The bike is estimated to have an on-road price of little less than INR 2 lakhs.