Suzuki brings out the ‘Gixxer -155’ details
After months of wait Suzuki India has finally launched the ‘Gixxer 155’, its flagship motorcycle. Priced very competitively, this is the second effort from the Japanese manufacturer in the 150cc segment. The new ‘Gixxer’ has a sporty engine, and great styling that can make it a hot property. The bike has a length of 2050 mm, width of 785 mm and height of 1030 mm. The wheelbase is 1330 mm. The target audience of the bike is mainly people between 18-25 years of age. The makers are also claiming that the bike will give a mileage of 63.5 km/l. In case of styling, the ‘Suzuki Gixxer’ has muscular overtones. The fuel tank is brawny and raised and takes the centre stage in the design. In addition the raised rear seat has added a sporty touch. Suzuki has said that the Gixxer’s has been inspired by the famous Suzuki GSX-R series. Other styling highlights include- powerful LED tail lights, stylish alloy wheels and dual exhaust muffler. The bike has been fitted with a fully digital instrument cluster that shows all vital information and is also easy to read. The new ‘Suzuki Gixxer’ will be powered by a single cylinder 154.9cc , air-cooled, 2-valve engine. It can produce 14.8 PS of power (8000 RPM) and torque of 14 Nm (6000 RPM). The engine is paired with a 5-speed gearbox. The new motorcycle is also powered with new technology Suzuki Eco Performance. It helps to improve the bike’s performance and its fuel efficiency. While it is not remarkably powerful, it delivers real driving fun. While the ‘Suzuki Gixxer’ has telescopic forks in the front, the rear wheel has a monoshock suspension. setup. There is a disc brake on the front while rear has a drum brake. The delivery of the bike has already started. It comes with an option of 5 colours – blue, black grey, white and red.