According to foreign media reports, the Benelli BJ 1200 GT must soon make his debut. While the exact date is not specified.
Like most models of Benelli, the new GT will be produced in China, the company of the owner of this Italian brand of Qianjiang Group. By the way, after the acquisition of the Chinese Corporation Benelli focused on the development of cheaper motorcycles.
According to rumors, the novelty will be focused on the use of the Chinese police and should become a powerful alternative to expensive foreign bikes. At the same time to entice potential customers Honda Gold Wing and BMW RT will be difficult.
As for the engine, the novelty should get a improved version of the 3-cylinder engine with liquid cooling from TNT 1130 performance 134 HP
At the spy photos you to pay attention to analog instruments, like the tachometer and speedometer, and on the TFT screen. In addition, the updated 1200 GT BJ needs to get the adaptive cruise control, which is not even on bikes for Europe and Japan.
It is expected that the new motorcycle will be equipped with a chain drive, you can’t call it advantage. Weight of new items will be 337 kg.