Harley Davidson last year had teamed up with China based Qianjiang Company to create a small capacity bike known as HD-350 project.
With this project, Harley Davidson had planned on creating a bike powered by a 338 cc parallel twin cylinder which is expected to be highly influenced by Benelli Motors. As the Qianjiang company is the company which manufactures Benelli Motorcycles.
The auto-company has officially unveiled the sketch of upcoming 338 cc Harley it looks slightly similar to the legendary motorcycle the XR100. This motorcycle is a lot more versatile than a cruiser which will be able to attract a wider range of customers. As similar to Benelli, it will be built around a trellis frame and it will include a tubular swingarm which might give this retro machine a new design.
As said 338cc Harley is majorly influenced by Benelli 302S which is equipped with a 300cc parallel-twin liquid-cooled engine producing power 38 PS @ 11,000 rpm and torque 25.6 Nm @ 9750 rpm. So what do you think Harley 338 with Benelli’s engine give?
This 338cc Harley is expected to be more affordable bike by this brand till the date, which will be making its first launch in Chinese market so stay tuned to get more updates.