- The 14th Auto Expo witnessed the launch of the world’s fastest bike Giant PROPEL ADVANCED DISC and special edition Giant TCR ADVANCED SL MAGLIA ROSA
- An array of some of the most amazing global products were displayed by Starkenn Sports
Starkenn Sports Pvt. Ltd, a premium bicycle company headquartered in Pune launched the advanced version of world’s fastest bike Giant PROPEL ADVANCED DISC for 3.6 lakhs at Auto Expo 2018. Starkenn also launched the special edition Giant TCR ADVANCED SL MAGLIA ROSA costing 6.9 lakhs. Celebrating Tom Dumoulin’s (Current World Champion and no. 1 ranked rider in the world by Cycling Weekly) victory at the 100th edition of The Giro D’Italia, TCR ADVANCED SL MAGLIA ROSA is a special edition race replica bike featuring pink accents throughout autographed by him. Additionally, Starkenn displayed a number of On Road, X Road and Off Road bikes ranging from 18, 000 to 5 lakh.
Confirmed by the reports of (ACE) Aero Concepts Engineering from France, Propel Advanced Disc is the fastest road bike in the world. The current generation Giant Propel Advanced Disc is faster than its rim brake sibling version. Apart from other advancements, all the wires and cables concealed in this bike makes it the best aerodynamic bike in the world. Michael Matthews, the green jersey winner (the best sprinter) at Tour De France 2017, used this bike.
Starkenn Sports also gave an exclusive preview to a number of Giant, Starkenn and Liv bikes at the Auto Expo. Excelling in technological performance and strategic collaborations, Starkenn Sports Pvt Ltd, has emerged as the leader in the bicycle industry. Keeping up with modern manufacturing standard, Starkenn bikes are made to satisfy the urbanites’ need for adventure, outdoor fitness, sporting activity, group indulgence activity, etc. The bikes offer the highest levels of safety, performance, comfort and convenience for the users. Additionally, Starkenn Sports has collaborated with some of the world’s best names in bicycle spares, accessories and equipment making the cycling experience a holistic one.
Mr. Pravin V Patil, MD & CEO, Starkenn Sports Pvt Ltd said, “In spite of India being the second largest manufacturer of bicycles, the growth of utility bicycles has remained flat over the years. Interestingly however, premium bicycling has seen a consistent growth. Attributing this growth to the increasing health and environmental awareness, we at Starkenn Sports aim to provide the customers with a one-stop solution to all their bicycling needs. Our decision to launch Giant Propel Advanced Disc, a highly aero dynamic and the fastest bike in the world is aimed to bring in the best of the cycling world to budding Indian cyclists who want to take up cycling as a sport or at a professional level. Our Giant TCR ADVANCED SL MAGLIA ROSA is a special edition to celebrate Tom Dumoulin’s victory at the 100th edition of The Giro D’Italia.”
He further added, “India is gradually opening up to the concept of bicycling as a lifestyle and a sport and for this we plan on being able to provide the best to our customers. Auto Expo has been a highly respected platform among the auto fraternity and which is why we showcase our products here.”
Visitors can witness some of the world class cycling products from Starkenn Sports in Hall 8 stall no.E10.