Despite the rapidly evolving rider community in India, the Indian motor-head was yet to enjoy the authentic chopper experience. Now, Avantura Choppers announces its launch as the first and only Production Chopper motorcycle brand from India – targeted at the premium segment. The company is all set to release their first models, designed with global best-in-class quality, engineered to suit the Indian riding conditions.
Avantura Choppers is headquartered in Mumbai with a manufacturing plant close to the city. They are at the concluding stages for the ARAI certification, to release India’s first-ever production Choppers in the market.
Originating in the United States of America in the 1950s, Choppers (a special class of motorcycles) rapidly became a sensation among enthusiasts across the world with innovations, competitions and a thriving Global community.
Co-Founder, Vijay Singh says, “The evolving Indian rider has been in search for the authentic American chopper experience and with the launch of Avantura Choppers, we hope to fill that void with our state-of-the-art motorcycles. Targeted at the discerning enthusiasts who consider themselves connoisseurs, we’re all set to amaze the market with a first-time-ever experience.”
With bespoke design engineering and OEM partnerships with world-leading component manufacturers, Avantura Choppers prides itself on bringing Indian enthusiasts this global product, curated for connoisseurs and is all set to release their first models within this quarter.
While International Cruiser brands have forayed into the country and there exist a slew of independent modification enthusiasts, Avantura Choppers is India’s official entry into the global map, of these specialized motorcycle manufacturers. The company is targeting a 7-8% share of the 1600cc and above motorcycle market in India, which is estimated to touch 15,000 units by 2022 (based on reports by Emerging Markets Automotive Advisors).
As the only Indian brand with a base engine displacement of 2000cc, the choppers will be designed to ensure comfort and safety at every level while aiming to be the most powerful motorcycles on Indian streets. From the body design and engineering by a celebrity Chopper designer from the USA, to the OEM engine, suspension, tires, brakes, lights and even the seats, Founder Gaurav Aggarwal and Co-Founder Vijay Singh of Avantura Choppers have facilitated the official entry for these Global giants in India. The engines from S&S, USA; Promo 6 Speed Transmission by Rivera, USA; Suspensions by Progressive, USA; Cobra Tyres by Avon, UK; Brake Calipers by Beringer, France; Seats by Mustang, USA and Turn Signals by Kellermann, Germany.
Speaking about the launch of the brand, Gaurav Aggarwal – Founder of Avantura Choppers said, “The brand, ‘Avantura Choppers’ symbolizes the premium quality and supreme power that is a chopper motorcycle. With that in mind, we have produced these masterpieces for riding connoisseurs by curating the entire experience. And the fact that we’re the first Indian company in the space, adds challenge to the pride.”