MV Agusta will be bringing its 800cc offerings next year while Kawasaki will finally introduce ABS across its middle-weight lineup in the country.

Fun, practical and a tad bit affordable, the middle-weight performance motorcycle segment will witness some major upgrades next year while there will be some all-new bikes added to the lineup as well to further spoil the customer for choice. With a variety of models in the pipeline scheduled to be launched, we compile a list of the upcoming middle-weight motorcycles in India for 2016.

Benelli TRK 502
A healthy alternative to the Versys 650 with ample of power on offer

Benelli TRK 502
Expected Price: Rs. 4.50 lakhs
Launch: Mid 2016
What To Expect: A middle-weight adventure tourer with a twin-cylinder engine with a manageable commuting skills.

2016 Honda CBR500R Reveal
Twin-cylinder CBR that will be priced less than Rs. 5 lakhs

Honda CBR500R
Expected Price: Rs. 4.5 lakhs
Launch: Late 2016
What To Expect: A twin-cylinder offering with a competitive price tag positioned below the CBR650F.

2016 Kawasaki Ninja 650 Metallic Green
ABS finally being offered as standard

Kawasaki Ninja 650 ABS
Expected Price: Rs. 5.75 lakhs
Launch: Mid 2016
What To Expect: Optional ABS and possibly new colour options.

2015 Kawasaki Vulcan S Specifications
A middle-weight cruiser with the Ninja’s mechanicals

Kawasaki Vulcan S
Expected Price: Rs. 5.80 lakhs
Launch: Late 2016
What To Expect: Cruiser with adjustable ergonomics sharing its underpinnings with the Ninja 650.

2016 Kawasaki ER-6n Metallic Green New Colour
The Naked version to the Ninja 650 will only get updated with ABS

Kawasaki ER-6n ABS
Expected Price: Rs. 5.20 lakhs
Launch: Mid 2016
What To Expect: ABS offered as optional, no changes to the mechanicals.

Hyosung GT650R
The 2016 GT650R will get comprehensive cosmetic upgrades

2016 Hyosung GT650R

Expected Price: Rs. 5.20 lakhs
Launch: June 2016
What To Expect: New styling and updated power output from the same 647cc engine.

2016 MV Agusta Brutale 800
The Brutale 800 uses a 798cc 3-cylinder motor churning out 125 PS & 81 Nm

MV Agusta Brutale 800
Expected Price: Rs. 13 lakhs
Launch: July 2016
What To Expect: A skilled Brutale with a slightly less expensive price tag but the same Italian performance.

2015 MV Agusta F3 800 ABS
The performance of a litre-class bike & handling prowess of a 600 sums up the F3

MV Agusta F3
Expected Price: Rs. 16.2 lakhs
Launch: Early 2016
What To Expect: The three-cylinder version of the F4 with breathtaking capabilities and gorgeous styling. The more powerful F3 800 RC will also be available.

All price estimates are ex-showroom, Delhi and are indicative only (actual price may vary.)