Though they are arriving late, in the segment, it is good to see Suzuki Motorcycle India finally enter the lucrative segment, with two good products. If you compare with the existing range of 150 cc motorcycles in Indian auto industry, the Gixxer brings a new design, which gets the best from both, Yamaha FZ and Honda CB Trigger.
Modern and attractive in appeal, the front of the bike on carries aggressive styling and distinctive headlights. Though power figures are not revealed, Suzuki Gixxer’s 155cc engine will churn out best in segment power and torque figures. These facts indicate that once launched, the Suzuki Gixxer could appeal to those buyers looking for a motorcycle for daily office commuting which will also be suited for higher performance on weekends. The upcoming Gixxer could compete with the likes of Bajaj Pulsar 150 NS, Honda Unicorn and Yamaha FZ16. It is also estimated that Suzuki could put a price tag of INR 80,000 on the Gixxer.
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According to Mr. Atul Gupta, Executive Vice President, SMIL, “Suzuki is keen on providing products for the Indian customer at every price point. The new products will give a refreshing experience and will simultaneously be evocative of the Suzuki legacy of Value Packed Products. We expect both the Gixxer and Let’s to create a strong foothold for themselves in the market.” Commenting on Suzuki’s brand endorsers, Mr. Atul Gupta added, “Salman Khan’s association with the brand has been long-standing and successful. Parineeti Chopra is the fresh, young vivacious face that connects with Indian youth and their quest for freedom and new expression. We are privileged to have her represent the brand and connect to young India.”