Hyosung GT650R and Aquila Pro650 India launch on 16 Jan 2013

Two new 650 cc motorbikes are scheduled to be launched in India this week. The first is Hyosung GT650R and the second is Aquila Pro650, the former will be a sports bike while latter will be a cruiser.

2012 Hyosung GT650RDSK Motowheels, the Indian arm of Hyosung, the Korean motorcycle maker, has announced that they will be launching two new motorbikes on January 16, 2013. The Hyosung Aquila Pro650 and 2013 G650R, once launched, will compete with Ninja 650 in the Indian auto industry.

Hyosung Aquila Pro650 is a belt driven cruiser offering 72 bhp power fitted with a 647cc 90 degree V-Twin engine mated to a Dual Over Head Camshaft. The bike weighs 232 kgs and is equipped with a 5 speed gearbox. Braking power is due to the existence of twin discs in the front and a single disc at the rear end while the bike is fitted with adjustable foot rests, digital speedometer and LED tail lamps. Pricing is expected to be in the Rs.3.82 lakh bracket.

Hyosung GT650R also comes in with a revamped look though it will continue with the same 647cc 90 degree V-Twin engine producing 72.68 bhp. Further details like price and availability will be shared once the motorcycles arrive on the 16th January. Scroll down for more details and technical specifications.

2012 HYOSUNG GV650 AQUILA SPECIFICATIONS (US Market)

Chassis Type Liquid cooled DOHC 8-valve 90┬░ V-twin
Displacement 647cc
Bore x Stroke 81.5 x 62
Compression Ratio 11.5 : 1
Fuel System Fuel injection
Lubrication Wet sump
Clutch Wet, Multiplate
Gear Constant mesh 5-Speed
Final Drive Belt
Overall Length 91.73 inches
Overall Height 45.28 inches
Overall Width 33.07 inches
Engine Wheel Base 66.93 inches
Seat Height 27.17 inches
Brake Front: 300┬░ Semi floating double discs, 2 pistons calipers
Brake Rear: 270┬░ Single disc, 2 pistons caliper
Suspension Front: 41┬░ Upside down Telescopic (Compression, Rebound damping adjustable)
Suspension Rear: Swing arm with Hydraulic Double shock absorber (Preload adjustable)
Transmission Tire Front: 120/70 ZR-18 / Rear: 180/55 ZR-17
Fuel Tank Capacity 4.2gal. ~ 16 liters
Curb Weight 512lbs ~ 232 kgs
Colors: Red, Solid Black, Steel Silver

2012 Hyosung GT650R Specifications (US Market)

Chassis Type Liquid cooled DOHC 8-valve 90┬░ V-twin
Displacement 647cc
Bore x Stroke 81.5 x 62
Compression Ratio 11.5 : 1
Fuel System Fuel injection
Lubrication Wet sump
Clutch Wet, Multiplate
Gear Constant mesh 6-speed
Final Drive Chain
Overall Length 82.28 inches
Overall Height 44.68 inches
Overall Width 27.56 inches
Engine Wheel Base 56.50 inches
Seat Height 32.68 inches
Brake Front: 300┬░ Semi Floating double discs, 4 pistons calipers
Brake Rear: 230┬░ Single disc, 2 pistons caliper
Suspension Front: 41┬░ Upside down Telescopic (Compression, Rebound damping adjustable)
Suspension Rear: Swing arm with Progressive linkage Hydraulic Mono shock absorber (Preload adjustable)
Transmission Tire Front: 120/60 ZR-17 / Rear: 160/60 ZR-17
Frue Tank Capacity: 4.5gal ~ 17 liters
Curb Weight 474lbs ~ 215 kgs
Colors: Dark candy orange/black, white

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