The 2022 QJ Motor SRK600 is entering the Malaysian middleweight motorcycle market, priced at RM35,888 excluding road tax, insurance and registration. Represented in Malaysia by MForce Bike Holdings, QJ Motor, which, under the strategic direction of Geely Group, also owns the Benelli motorcycle brand, and local riders can recall the TnT600 (previously sold for RM32,900) nude sports, which replaces the SRK600.
Launched during the first holiday of May at Benelli Best Shop in Johor Bahru, the SRK600 is the first QJ motor two-wheeler to be launched in Malaysia. Additionally, distributor MForce, seeking to address previous issues with the provision of spare parts and services outside the northern part of the peninsula, is in the process of opening a series of Benelli best stores in major cities as well as spending Benelli dealer network. Central and southern regions.
Euro 5 compliant, the SRK600 carries an inline four-cylinder, liquid-cooled, DOHC, 16-valve, 600cc mill, producing 80.4 hp at 11,000 rpm and a maximum torque of 55 Nm at 8,000r. The direct competition for the SRK600 in Malaysia comes from the four-cylinder Honda CB650R, which costs RM43,499 and by comparison, the CB650R gets 93 hp and 64 Nm of torque from 649 cc.
A six-speed gearbox with assist and slipper clutch and chain final drive powers the ground. Brand name components are used for braking and suspension on the SRK600, KYB provides preload-adjustable upside-down forks and monocoque, Brambo braking on the front and rear of the single unit with twin calipers, where two-channel ABS standard equipment
In terms of riding convenience, the SRK600 comes with a keyless start, LED lights everywhere, and a USB charging port located above the top triple clamp. Inside the cockpit, a 5-inch full-color TFT-LCD displays all the necessary information with automatic switching between day and night modes.
The SRK600 weighs 229 kg and carries 15-liter fuel in the tank, where the seat height is set to 800 mm. For Malaysia, there are two color options, white and red, while stocks of the SRK600 will enter QJ Motor’s authorized dealer showrooms from mid-June.