Suzuki Gixxer 155
|Shades||Pearl Mirage White, Metallic Triton Blue, Glass Sparkle Black, Candy Antares Red, Metallic Oort Gray|
|Number of Cylinders||1|
|Number of Valves||2|
|Engine Description||4-stroke, 1-cylinder, air-cooled|
|Maximum Power||14.6 BHP @ 8000 rpm|
|Maximum Torque||14 NM @ 6000 rpm|
|Cooling Type||Air Cooling|
|Valve System||SOHC, 2 Valve|
|Front Brake||240mm Disc|
|Rear Brake||130mm Drum|
|Rear Suspension||Swing Arm, Mono Suspension|
LOOKS & STYLE
WHEELS & TYRES
|Wheel Type||Cast Alloys|
|Wheel Size||100/80/17 - 140/60/17|
|Battery Type||Maintenence Free|
DIMENSIONS, WEIGHT & CAPACITIES
|Minimum Ground Clearance||160.00 mm|
|Fuel Tank Capacity||12.00 litres|
|Seat Height||780 mm|
|Kerb/Wet Weight||135.00 kg|
|Fuel Gauge||Yes (Digital)|
|Trip Meter||Yes (Digital)|
COMFORT & CONVENIENCE
|Value For Money|
|Head Light||12V 35/35W|
Suzuki Gixxer 155 Review
Suzuki Motorcycles India Limited unveiled their new flagship commuter bike, Suzuki Gixxer in Mumbai on January 27, 2014. The company made it official and the bike was on display at the Delhi Auto Expo in February, 2014. It was unveiled by Suzuki's brand ambassador Salman Khan. It has been finally launched in India with a price tag of INR 72,200 and will compete with the likes of Honda CB Trigger, Hero Xtreme and the Yamaha FZ/FZS. The company said that this 150cc bike will give an exceptional riding experience and has best fuel economy in the class.
Design and Style
Suzuki Gixxer has got a sporty resemblance due to its stylish and eye-catching design, engine in black, a single seat, black rear view mirrors on a nicely positioned handlebar, comfy footrests, a well sculpted fuel tank, a stylish silencer, kick as well as electric start, turn indicators at front and rear, halogen headlamp at front, bright tail light, rear grab rail, 17-inch cast alloy wheels with wide tubeless tires. The bike has a light and stiff frame with the engine having a SEP (Suzuki Eco Performance) technology to provide a strong acceleration and good torque.
The Suzuki Gixxer features a fully digital instrument console that comprises of a fuel gauge, speedometer, tachometer and dual trip meters along with low fuel and low battery indicators. The amber colored light is used in LCD which gives it a futuristic look and provides better illumination.
Dimensions and Fuel Tank Capacity
The dimension figures of Gixxer include a length of 2050mm, width of 785mm and height of 1030mm along with a kerb weight of 135Kgs. It also features a sturdy fuel tank with a capacity of 12-litres which gives you a decent range.
Engine and Gearbox
Suzuki Gixxer is powered by a 154.9cc, 4-stroke, single cylinder, air-cooled, two-valve, SOHC, carburettor-fed petrol engine that generates an impressive power of 14.6 bhp at 8000 rpm and a peak torque of 14 Nm at 6000 rpm. The engine is mated to a 5-speed transmission and a multi-plate clutch which works in a 1-down and 4-up shift pattern. It has a bore into stroke ratio of 56.0 mm and 62.9 mm respectively.
Brakes and Suspension
The motorcycle has got 240 mm disc brakes at its front and 130 mm drum brakes at the rear end which works efficiently and smoothly. The suspension duties are handled by telescopic forks at the front while swing-arm with mono-shock absorbers are placed at the rear.
Ride and Handling
It is fun to ride this amazing motorcycle. The wheelbase of 1330mm and ground clearance of 160 mm protects the bike from damages. The six-spoke alloys are standard to this commuter with a 100/80-17 inch tubeless tyre at the front and a 140/60-17 inch tubeless tyre at the rear. The bike is stable around edges and can easily pave through city traffic.
Shades and Ex-showroom Price
The Suzuki Gixxer is dipped in five attractive shades which are Pearl Mirage White, Metallic Triton Blue, Glass Sparkle Black, Candy Antares Red and Metallic Oort Gray. The ex-showroom, Delhi price of Suzuki Gixxer is INR 72199, which may vary.