Triumph-Bajaj tie-up update: commercial agreement may be signed in the coming 1-2 months and we may have a word on the first products…

While Bajaj is readying some very interesting motorcycles from the KTM’s stable, including some from the new Husqvarna brand, what everyone is interested in is to know the progress in their tie-up with Triumph. Bajaj first made the partnership public in August 2017 which means we are nearing two years without any concrete information on the actual products. However, it appears that we have some update on this…

Triumph-Bajaj Tie-up Update

Rakesh Sharma, Executive Director at Bajaj Auto, in an interview with DNA, has said that talks with Triumph have reached an advanced stage and that…

…it will reach a conclusion in the next one-two months…

By conclusion we believe he means that we may hear something concrete on the product front and/or may be the time frame when these companies are planning to launch the resultant motorcycles. The commercial agreement has not been signed yet and this may also mean that the sign-off may happen in the coming weeks.

Triumph-Bajaj Tie-up Update
The first motorcycle from the tie-up is expected to be bigger than Dominar 400

What we know till now is that teams from both the companies are in talks and the motorcycles that will be introduced will be in the mid-range – more specifically between 300cc to 700cc. According to speculations, the first motorcycle could be a single cylinder 500cc.

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It is believed that the first motorcycles may become launch ready only by 2021 or thereafter. Meanwhile, the other such tie-up (between TVS and BMW) is set to introduce their second motorcycle after Apache 310 (details).