Motorcycle enthusiasts might have been waiting for this show for months and finally it happened. The good thing about the event is that the automotive released are mostly based on the region but still it has a high following. During the motor show, many new models are introduced and manufactured by big brands including Kawasaki motorcycles, Harley, Honda, BMW Motorrad, Yamaha, KTM, Suzuki and Ducati. Of course, local brand GPX which hailed in Thailand was also present during the event and it surprisingly was able to level with the big brands that are known internationally. Below are a few new models that were introduced during the 2018 Bangkok Motor Show.
Ducati. This is considered to be the most eye-catching of all the new models that were displayed on the show floor. The model that tops the list from the brand is the Scrambler 1100 which is introduced to have more power compared to the other models under the same popular line of motorcycles. The fuel tank has been improved to be bigger and the Spartan speedometer was boosted to carry additional features. Other new models from Ducati were Monster 821 and the Multistrada 1260 Pikes Peak.
Honda. The Japan-based company introduced new models during the motor show. They have something new to offer in almost every category including cruisers, scooters, naked streets and sport bikes. The model that caught the audiences’ attention the most is the Forza which is a city scooter with medium built. There is also the sport bike model CBR1000RR SP and the naked bike model CB1000R.
KTM. This brand came from Austria but it is taking roots in Asian countries. Out of all their new models, the shiniest is the 1290 Super Duke R which is a naked sport bike. It is lightweight and employed with the latest technology in riding like keyless ignition, monitoring system for the tyre pressure, drift mode and, last but not the least, is the cruise control.
Kawasaki. This brand is known internationally because of the Kawasaki motorcycles seen all over the world. For 2018, the focus is given to models under the Ninja line. The ones that got the most attention are H2s and the most recent one which is the ZX10Rs. The company also brought a number of cruisers and street bikes to the event stage.