The phenomenon of trail bikes It is comparable to that of SUVs among automobiles. A trend already established, of enormous acceptance among users and with a diversity of proposals capable of satisfying almost any type of requirement or need. And it is endorsed by the latest news of Hanway, the G15 Adventure it converts into the cheapest on the market with a price of only 2,995 euros.
The chinese brand widens its offer with a motorcycle of simple approach but that can convince a wide typology of users. Due to its price, it is evident that it has a series of limitations and conditions that move the G15 Adventure away from most conventional trail bikes, although this is precisely why it is interesting for riders. holders of the A1 card, also the car (accessible by displacement and power), with a tight budget or looking for a light and handy set.
His style is classic inspiration, It is somewhat reminiscent of the popular Royal Enfield Himalayan and features the most frequent elements on a trail: suspensions with good travel, 19-inch wheels at the front and 17 at the rear, mixed tread tires, a 20-liter fuel tank (which gives it a autonomy of more than 600 kilometers), skid plate, screen over headlight …
Its engine is a 125cc single cylinder, with four valves, water-cooled and with a performance of 14.9 CV. The change has the usual six speeds and the final transmission is by chain, while the consumption is really tight: 1.8 liters per 100 kilometers tours.
The chassis is committed to a classic tubular double cradle in steel, with a rectangular swingarm. Suspensions are entrusted to a inverted fork with 35mm bars in the front axle and a hydraulic monoshock with preload adjustment on the rear.
The front brake disc has generous 300mm diameter, while the rear stays at 220mm, enjoying the advantages of a combined operation at the moment of operating the pedal (it sends pressure to the rear caliper and one of the three pistons of the previous one).
The instrumentation has two LCD digital dials, with a lot of information for the motorcyclist, with another particularly interesting detail on a motorcycle of its positioning as full LED lighting. The weight of the set is only 149 kilos, with a saddle located at 810mm high which makes it easy to control the G15 Adventure with both feet on the ground.
Hanway has already started the commercialization of its small trail through the importer’s distribution network Onetron, with a launch price of 2,995 euros that lacks competition in the Spanish market (the access options of other brands start around 5,000 euros, although it is true that all with displacements from 300cc). It is sold in three colors (black, matt anthracite and matt silver), with the possibility of a exclusive financing interest-free (only management fees) of 89.95 euros per month for three years.