Harley-Davidson India Announces Price Hike
Harley-Davidson is one of the leading premium cruiser bike manufacturers who sell its motorbikes in India. The bike maker has now hiked the prices of its motorbikes by up to 1.5 %, depending upon the models. The revised pricing will be effective from April 1st, 2017. The newly launched bikes by Harley-Davidson for 2017, the Roadster and Road Glide Special, are also a part of this price hike.
Harley-Davidson India recently completed six years of operations in the country. The company holds around 60 per cent of market share in the 600cc-plus motorcycle segment in the country. Harley-Davidson has achieved this through its strong 13-bike lineup and increasing number of dealerships in cities like Guwahati, Ludhiana, Indore, Jaipur, Surat, Nagpur, Lucknow and Coimbatore, plus more coming in Dehradun and Delhi. They also have a merchandise-only showroom at the International Airport in Mumbai.
Harley-Davidson has a first-of-its-kind mobile dealership called Legend on Tour. Passport to Freedom is a program that is encouraging new riders by introducing them to techniques that help them become better riders. Harley Rock Riders, Harley-Davidson’s annual motorbike and music festival, also gathered momentum for the brand in its tour through New Delhi, Kolkata, Hyderabad, Lucknow, Nagpur and Jaipur.
The company has 26 Harley Owners’ Group (H.O.G.) chapters with more than 7,000 H.O.G. members in the country currently, with regular experiential group rides all over the country being a regular occurrence. H.O.G Assist is an on-road assistance program that provides support to members irrespective of their location and distance from the nearest dealership.
Model Revised Price (ex-showroom, Delhi)
Street 750 Rs 4.98 lakh
Iron 883 Rs 8.11 lakh
Forty-Eight Rs 9.65 lakh
1200 Custom Rs 9.43 lakh
Roadster Rs 9.85 lakh
Road King Rs 26.85 lakh
Street Glide Rs 31.70 lakh
Road Glide Special Rs 33.33 lakh
CVO Limited Rs 51.35 lakh