BENELLI LEONCINO

2018 Benelli Leoncino

The Legend is back

RRP £4,999 + OTR

With over a centenary of heritage and inspiration to draw from, the new CentroStile Benelli has managed to re-imagine one of the Pesaro firms most beloved motorcycles, the Leoncino.
This all new design from CentroStile Benelli perfectly matches the motorcycles sharp forms with harmonious lines all while excluding the pure emotion that Benelli is famous for. The all new Leoncino represents an authentic and pure hearted design concept that rediscovers the style and accessibility of the original, all while delivering a contemporary motorcycle that provides a sporty and exciting experience.

From the front fender, which proudly displays the Lion of Pesaro, on to the new front headlamp featuring cutting edge LED technology, then to the fuel tank and seat, all flowing and emphasizing the personality of this all new Leoncino.
A Benelli trademark, the beautiful steel trellis frame houses an all new powerplant from Pesaro; twin-cylinder four-stroke, liquid-cooled, 500cc made by Benelli. This all new engine is smooth and responsive, with maximum power of 48 CV (35 kW) at 8500 rpm and maximum torque of 45 Nm (4,6 kgm). No doubt about it; the Leoncino is a motorcycle you will love being seen on.

Silver
Silver
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Red
Red
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Green
Green
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Black
Black
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The legend is back
The legend is back
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Retro design
Retro design
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Sound of perfection
Sound of perfection
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Badge appeal
Badge appeal
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A piece of biker history
A piece of biker history
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Fuel your passion
Fuel your passion
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Style surpassed
Style surpassed

Styled by Centro Stile Benelli, the Leoncino successfully blends traditional scrambler shapes with modern accents and technology. From the front fender, which proudly displays the Lion of Pesaro, on to the new front headlamp featuring cutting edge LED tech

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Steel-tube frame design
Steel-tube frame design

A steel-tube trellis frame surrounds the Leoncino's engine, and provides an optimum balance of rigidity and light weight. The Leoncino is maneuverable and confidence-inspiring, for beginners and veteran riders alike.

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Superb handling
Superb handling

High quality suspension 50mm inverted fork up front and a swingarm-monoshock setup in back offers dual benefits: Comfortable, compliant quality and superb chassis control, whether riding fast or just taking it easy and enjoying the sights.

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The modern scrambler
The modern scrambler
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All new engine
All new engine

The Leoncino features an all-new twin-cylinder engine, featuring 4-valve technology and double overhead camshafts for max power, fuel injection, and a six-speed gearbox.

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Frequently asked questions

Engine


TYPE
In line 2 cylinders, 4-stroke, liquid cooled, double overhead camshaft, 4 valves for cylinder
DISPLACEMENT
499.6cc BORE X STROKE
69 x 66.8mm COMPRESSION RATION
11.5:1 RATED OUTPUT
35 kW (47,6 Cv) @ 8500 rpm AIR FILTER MAX. TORQUE
45 Nm (4,6 kgm) @ 5000 rpm LUBRICATION
Wet Sump FUEL SUPPLY
Electronic fuel injection with throttle body � 37 mm EXHAUST SYSTEM
With catalytic converter and oxygen sensors CERTIFICATION
Euro 4 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM CLUTCH
Wet Clutch GEARBOX
6 Speed FINAL DRIVE
Chain IGNITION
Delphi MT05 COOLING SYSTEM
Liquid Cooled BATTERY
12V SPARK PLUG
NGK CR8E STARTING
Electronic GEAR RATIO PRIMARY DRIVE ENGINE OIL




Chassis


FRAME
Frame in steel tubes
FRONT SUSPENSION
pside-down forks 50mm FRONT SUSPENSION STROKE
125mm FRONT BRAKE
Twin semi floating disk 320 mm with 4 pistons caliper and ABS REAR SUSPENSION
Rear swing arm with lateral shock absorber with spring preload adjustment and hydraulic rebound brake adjustable REAR SUSPENSION STROKE
45mm REAR BRAKE
Single disc 260 mm with single piston calliper and ABS FRONT RIM TYPE
Aluminum Alloy FRONT RIM DIMENSION
17" x MT 3.50" DOT REAR RIM TYPE
Aluminium Alloy REAR RIM DIMENSION FRONT TYRE
120/70-R17 REAR TYRE
160/60 - R17 HEADLIGHT LAMP
N/A TAILLIGHT LAMP
N/A




Dimensions


DIMENSIONS
2139mm x 877mm x 1120mm GROUND CLEARANCE
145mm UNLADEN WEIGHT
186kg PERMITTED TOTAL WEIGHT USABABLE TANK VOLUME
13.5 Ltrl RESERVE
3 Ltr WHEELBASE
1443mm SEAT HEIGHT
785mm