Launch price Rs 4.79 lakhs and Rs 4.99 lakhs for Hyosung GT650R and Aquila Pro 650

Launch price Rs 4.79 lakhs and Rs 4.99 lakhs for Hyosung GT650R and Aquila Pro650 respectively. Hyosung GT650R has been cosmetically enhanced to give it a visible distinction from the GT250R.

Mr. Jimmy Park Managing Director S&T Motors on Gt 650R 2013 and Mr. Shirish Kulkarni- Managing Director DSK Motowheels on Aquila ProDSK Motowheels, the Indian division of Hyosung of Korea have launched two new bikes for India. The bikes to vroom forward today are the GT650R sports bike while the other, Aquila Pro 650 is a cruiser.

Both bikes were launched simultaneously, and stand up to the Ninja 650. The 2013 GV650 Aquila Pro cruiser and GT650R facelift are available for a price of Rs 4.99 lakhs and Rs 4.79 lakhs (ex-showroom Delhi), respectively. Hyosung GT650R gets power from a 647cc 90 degree V Twin engine offering 72 bhp peak output. It will be fitted with fuel injection technology while coming in with a six speed constant mesh transmission system will result in hassle free shift between gears.

Hyosung Aquila Pro650 gets power from the 647cc 90 degree V Twin engine but will be mated to a five speed gearbox. Enhanced safety features will be seen on this cruiser model as dual disk brakes will be seen on the front tyre while single disc brakes will be incorporated in the rear tyre. The bike weighs 232 kgs. For more information, scroll down.

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Get ready to cruise with the stunning - Aquila Pro and GT650R 2013

DSK Hyosung launches first super bikes of the year
Aquila Pro and GT650R 2013 all set to blaze the Indian market
Bikes to be sold across all 21 dealerships of DSK Hyosung
Bikes priced at Rs. 4,99,000 for Aquila Pro and Rs. 4,79,000 for GT650 R (Ex-showroom Delhi)

Mumbai, January 16th 2013: Premium super bike manufacturer DSK Hyosung kicked off the New Year in grand style with the launch of two super bikes – Aquila Pro (650 cc) and GT650R -2013 edition. On the occasion, the new superbikes were unveiled by Mr. Shirish Kulkarni, Managing Director, DSK Hyosung in the presence of Mr. Jimmy Park, Managing Director, S&T Motors and Mr. Jason Lee, Manager, S&T Motors.

Packed with looks, technology and unique features befitting motorcycles of far higher segments, the Aquila Pro is priced at Rs. 4, 99,000 (Ex-showroom Delhi) whereas GT650R – 2013 edition is priced at Rs. 4,79,000 (Ex-showroom Delhi) and will be sold across all the dealerships of DSK Hyosung. The cruiser Aquila Pro (650cc) will be available in three colour variants – Red, Silver & Black. While the 2013 edition of GT650R will be available in 3 color variants – Titanium White, Titanium Red and Titanium Black

Powered by a V twin-cylinder, oil-cooled 4-stroke engine, Aquila Pro produces 74Bhp of maximum power at 9000 rpm, and 62.1 of maximum torque at 7500 rpm. The bike has a top speed of 195kmph.

The Aquila Pro which is a sports cruiser is one of the best looking cruisers in town .It gives exceptional stability and balance – and is designed for highly comfortable cruising. The most striking feature is the sporty style of the cruiser which dazzles with an abundance of chrome.

Both the newly-launched super bikes seriously up the oomph factor of speed by several notches. DSK along with Hyosung are currently selling four super bikes – GT250R, GT650R, GT650N, and the ST7 which are big hit among the bike aficionados. Addition of these two new superbikes into the DSK Hyosung product portfolio in India will make DSK Hyosung the only superbike company to offer products ranging from 250cc to 700cc.

Sharing his thoughts at the launch of the super bikes, Mr. Shirish Kulkarni, Managing Director, DSK Hyosung said, “We are very passionate about promoting superbiking culture in India by introducing niche products for our valuable customers and superbiking fraternity as a whole. Aquila Pro as our campaign says ‘soul of a cruiser, heart of a racer’ is one of the best looking cruisers I have ever seen .It is basically about fun and the sheer joy of riding. When it comes to the newly launched GT650R – 2013 its sheer racing style is going to the win the hearts of lovers of super sports bike in India”.

“The launch of both the bikes once again shows DSK and Hyosung’s commitment towards the super bike enthusiast in India. The DSK and Hyosung association also portrays the dedication to develop truly unique super bikes that offer the perfect symbiosis of design, character and performance. Today, our innovation and expertise has created a range of bikes, from cutting edge sports bikes to retro-classics and sports cruisers. Our products offer something for everyone in the super biking segment”, he further added.

Speaking on the occasion Jimmy Park, Managing Director, S&T Motors said, “I am really proud to be a part of this historic occasion. I sincerely thank DSK Group to take the brand Hyosung ahead and make it popular among the ever growing super biking community in India. The launch of two super bikes once again reiterates our ever growing bond of trust and reliability. I am confident that like our other products these two bikes will appeal to the super bikers in India.”

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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