News has hit the local market that Benelli motorcycles will be appointing a new Malaysian distributor, and its contract with current distributor Benelli Keeway is not being renewed for 2017. This news was forwarded to from an industry source.

The new Benelli distributor will be making an official announcement soon. Verification with our source inside the said new distributor confirmed the news.

Benelli Keeway has been the Malaysian distributor for Benelli, an Italian firm currently owned by a China conglomerate Group Qianjiang. In Malaysia, Benelli Keeway recently launched the TnT135 mini-moto, at a price of RM8,469.

GALLERY: 2017 Benelli TnT135