Motorcycle riding is a growing culture in India and more individuals are attempting longer journeys. The ride through Himalayas is one of the most epic journeys and challenging terrains.
Anirban Banerjee, commenced his journey from Delhi on 16th of August, 2015. He decided to travel 1,600 kilometres within ten days to Komic, Spiti which is the highest inhabited village in whole of Asia.
His choice of motorcycle was DSK Benelli TNT 300, which performed flawlessly during the trip. This Italian motorcycle costs INR 2,91,000 ex-showroom, Mumbai and is their most humble offering.
Here is the technical specification of DSK Benelli TNT 300:
- Engine: 300cc inline two cylinder, liquid-cooled
- Horsepower: 37.72
- Torque: 26.5Nm
- Gearbox: 6-speed
Shirish Kulkarni, Chairman, DSK Motowheels, commented, "I would like to congratulate Anirban for accomplishing this feat with flair and passion. We are all pleased that he chose the DSK Benelli TNT 300 to complete his Himalayan adventure."
Anirban Banerjee, expressed, "Of course, this odyssey would have been impossible without my faithful companion, the DSK Benelli TNT 300. It held up its reputation for being one of the most reliable and refined superbikes in the world."