Suzuki motorcycles has launched a new generation of the Gixxer motorcycle priced at Rs 1, 00,212 (ex showroom Delhi prices). The new Gixxer evokes a new gets a minor update to keep things fresh in the market.
Commenting on the launch, Mr. Devashish Handa, Vice President, Suzuki Motorcycle India Pvt. Ltd. said, “With the growing popularity of premium sports motorcycles in India, we are thrilled to present the all new Suzuki GIXXER, proclaiming an aggressive style, advanced technology and powerful performance. Suzuki Motorcycle India is growing at a robust pace with GIXXER being the flagship brand. We are certain that the fresh options under the GIXXER brand will delight motorcycling fans, infusing excitement and confidence in their riding experience.”
The 2019 Gixxer carries on with the same European head turning design along with a new revised instrument console and updated LED lights at front and rear. It also gets three new colours – Metallic Sonic silver and Glass Sparkle black, Metallic triton blue and metallic sonic silver and Glass Sparkle black.
Powering the motorcycle is a 155cc engine that produces 14.1 PS and 14.0 Nm of torque and comes mated to a 5-speed manual transmission. Top speed is however limited to kmph. The bike also uses Disc brakes at front and rear along with ABS for braking duties and Telescopic unit at front and Swing arm at the rear.
The Suzuki Gixxer goes up against the Honda CB Hornet 160R, Yamaha FZ-S 3.0 and TVS Apache RTR 160 4V.