Scott Sports launches New Zealand bicycle brand Avanti in India
Scott Sports India has launched the Avanti ‘Giro FM1’ bicycle in India, marking the entry of New Zealand bicycle brand Avanti into the country.
The Olympic medal-winning bike brand has launched the Avanti ‘Giro FM1’ for men and women. Avanti bikes are designed in their HQ by Avanti Design Technology ADT.
Avanti Giro FM 1 comes with a lightweight aluminum frame. With the FM1, he launched the Microshift Acolyte transmission in India.
“Acolyte is simple and robust and is a one-by-one system with a wide range of gears. It has a spring-loaded (clutch) locking mechanism, traditionally seen only on high-end bikes,” he explained.
The women’s version of the bike (Giro FM 1W) has a completely different frame, with women’s specific frame geometry and a wider one. saddle of higher density.
Jaymin Shah, Managing Director, said: “We are delighted to launch Avanti Bikes – our third cycling brand in India from the SCOTT Group. Avanti represents a unique opportunity as it is a product designed specifically for countries in the southern hemisphere. Following its launch in New Zealand and Australia, we look forward to Avanti’s entry into India.”
Shah added: “We are aiming to have 100 dealer partners across the country, with 12 models launching over the next six months, which will include children’s bikes, road bikes and commuter bikes. Our goal is to add more children, teenagers and commuters to the cycling community in India.
The introductory price of the GIRO FM1 models in India is ₹40,990 and they will be available in red and white. The bikes are already available nationwide through more than 70 dealers. They can also be reserved online by visiting the www.sportnetwork.in website.
February 16, 2022