21 Jun 2019
Japanese automaker Suzuki Motorcycle is gearing up to launch a new model of its recently launched fully-faired Gixxer SF 155 in India.
According to the leaked images, the upcoming motorcycle will feature a naked sporty look and is likely to get a couple of cosmetic changes.
However, it will retain the mechanical specifications of its fully faired sibling.
2019 Suzuki Gixxer 155: At a glance
The 2019 Suzuki Gixxer 155 is likely to feature a naked sporty look, sharp edges, split seats, black alloy wheels along with a bulky fuel tank and wider tires which add to its muscular profile.
The bike is expected to sport an updated instrument cluster along with an all LED setup for lighting.
Further, it will arrive in Black and Grey color options.
Engine and Mileage
The 2019 Suzuki Gixxer 155 is likely to pack the same engine as its faired sibling. So, it will feature a 154.9cc air cooled 4-Stroke SOHC engine which churns out 14.1PS of power at 8,000rpm and 14Nm of peak torque at 6,000rpm.
Meanwhile, to meet emission norms, the engine will be BS6 compliant and is expected to arrive with fuel injection technology.
2019 Suzuki Gixxer 155: On the road
Safety & Control
On the braking front, the 2019 Suzuki Gixxer 155 will share the underpinnings with its faired sibling. It is likely to come equipped with disc brakes on both the front and rear wheels along with the single channel ABS.
Likewise, it is expected to house Telescopic forks on the front along with a monoshock unit on the rear to handle suspension duties.
And, what will be the pricing?
As for the pocket pinch, the bike is expected to be priced around Rs. 1 lakh in India. However, the official pricing details will be revealed by the company during the launch event itself.
Once launched, the bike will take on the likes of Yamaha FZ-S, Bajaj Pulsar NS 160, and the TVS Apache RTR 160 in the country.