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India-made Suzuki Gixxer says hello to 2015 Tokyo Motor show goers

India-made Suzuki Gixxer 2015 Tokyo Motor Show (1)

44th Tokyo Motor Show 2015 media preview is underway while the show opens to the public from October 30 to November 8, 2015.

It is indeed a matter of pride for Suzuki Motorcycles India Pvt. Ltd. The made-in-India Suzuki Gixxer 155 cc street figther is being showcased at the 2015 Tokyo Motor Show. The bike is manufactured at the company’s plant in Manesar.

Gixxer has taken the Indian 150-160 cc segment by storm and is expected to do the same on its entry into Japanese market. It sports a 154.9cc, 4 stroke, single cylinder, air cooled engine producing 14.8 PS peak power at 8,000 rpm and 14 Nm peak torque at 6,000 rpm mated to a 5 speed manual transmission.

It measures 2,050 mm in length, 785 mm in width and stands 1,030 mm tall while it sits on a wheelbase measuring 1,330 mm. The new Suzuki Gixxer 155cc which weighs a total of 135 kg has a ground clearance of 160 mm. Seat height and fuel tank capacity stand at 780 mm and 12 liters respectively.

India-made Suzuki Gixxer 2015 Tokyo Motor Show (4)

The Gixxer is good for 14.8 PS and could be exported to Japan as an entry level bike in the near future.

On board features include telescopic front forks, rear monoshock and fully digital instrument console. The Suzuki Gixxer 155cc which is offered in color options of grey, red, blue, black and white, sits on 17” alloy wheels fitted with 100/80 section tyres upfront and 140/60 section tyres at the rear. It sports a 12V 35/35W halogen headlight and LED tail lamp.

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Pricing in India stands at INR 79,809 – on road Delhi. It competes with the Yamaha FZ & FZ-S version 2.0, Bajaj Pulsar 150, Honda CB Trigger and TVS Apache RTR 160.

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Pearl Daniels

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Former freelance writer, Pearl Daniels is in the auto industry since 2011, having established herself as a widely read staff writer since 2013. Her keen eye for industry news, daily need to break down latest events, and quest to not miss a single launch detail, gives you the most refreshing morning news on weekdays.

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