Harley Davidson X440 launched at shocking Rs 2.29 lakh!

Harley Davidson X440 is the ticket to enter the 400cc segment for Harley Davidson. This motorcycle was in the talks for so many years. People were even surprised as to why a brand like Harley Davidson collaborated with Hero MotoCorp? We hoped that there will be something interesting and our hopes were set high. Now when it is launched the youth is more than happy as there is an affordable Harley Davidson in the market.

The eagerly anticipated Harley Davidson X440 mid-size motorcycle, created in partnership with Hero MotoCorp, is unveiled by Harley Davidson. The US luxury motorcycle manufacturer has priced the Harley Davidson X440 very competitively at Rs 2.29 lakh to Rs 2.69 lakh (ex-showroom). 

Specifically, the Harley Davidson X440 will compete against the Honda Highness, Royal Enfield Classic, Hunter, Himalayan, Triumph Speed 400, and Scrambler 400 X. 

Harley Davidson X440

Harley Davidson X440 – Variants

The Harley Davidson is therefore offering the X440 at three different pricing points—

Harley Davidson X440 Denim – Rs 2,29,000

The Denim edition is available in Mustard paint and has spoke wheels, as seen in the picture.

Harley Davidson X440 Vivid – Rs 2,49,000

The Metallic Thick Red and Metallic Dark Silver dual-tone schemes are available in the Vivid edition. Markedly, variant Vivid also gets alloy wheels.

Harley Davidson X440 S – Rs 2,69,000

The S model stands out with its black denim colour, 3D logo, and high-end finishes. It has machined alloy wheels as well as gold accents on the engine and body. Harley Davidson X440 also gets the ‘Connect 2.0’ package, which adds more connectivity options.

Harley Davidson X440 – Features

The 3.5-inch TFT Display (only in variant S and semi-digital cluster in Denim and Vivid) provides information such as a real-time mileage display, range display, gear indicator, speedometer, L/R turn indication, high beam indication, ABS warning, side stand alert, service indication, low fuel indication, neutral position indicator, and check engine light indication.

Additionally, the motorcycle has smartphone functions on the X440 model S. Turn-by-turn navigation, audio control, call acceptance and rejection, and phone battery status. Not only this, it also gets miss call alarms, message alerts, and network strength.

Harley Davidson X440 – Engine

A first for Hero MotoCorp, the 440cc oil-cooled, long-stroke, BSVI (OBD II), and 

E20-compliant engine powers the Harley-Davidson X440.

Moreover, the manufacturer said the engine produces the best-in-class power output of 27 bhp and a maximum torque of 38 NM. According to the company’s statement, the motorcycle also has a flat torque curve and can produce 90% of its peak torque at 2000 rpm.

Harley Davidson X440 – Wheels & brakes

The combination of 18″ front wheels and 17″ rear wheels is the lightest in the segment. Its front and back tyres dimensions are 100/90 and 140/70 respectively.

Harley Davidson X440

According to Harley, the motorcycle has 320 mm front and 240 mm rear disc brakes. Also, Dual Channel ABS ensures stable braking and precise deceleration in various conditions.

Also, read about the newly launched Triumph Speed 400, by clicking on the read button.

Harley Davidson X440 – Production and sales

For the first time in India, Hero MotoCorp and Harley-Davidson entered the 440cc market with the Harley-Davidson X440. Hero MotoCorp and Harley-Davidson jointly developed the Harley Davidson X440 at the Hero CIT and will be produced at Garden Factory in Neemrana, Rajasthan. 

The new single-cylinder Harley Davidson X440 will seek to overthrow Royal Enfield’s hegemony in the nation’s 8.5 lakh unit-grossing mid-size motorcycle industry. 

Jochen Zeitz, CEO at Harley Davidson stated that this 440 cc bike would increase the sales and will introduce the brand to thousands of new consumers who could not afford to buy a certain brand. Afterall owning a Harley is a dream of every man.

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